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Residential Solar

Kilowatt Financial Deploys $250 Million of Residential Solar System Financing

Clean Power Finance® (CPF), a leading software and services provider for the residential solar industry, and Kilowatt Financial (Kilowatt), a clean energy consumer finance company, today announced that Kilowatt has financed more than $250 million in operational U.S. residential solar projects through the CPF Market® platform. “This quarter billion dollar milestone is a testament to Kilowatt’s consumer

Solar Thermal Energy

Solar Hot Water Contractor Receives NYSERDA Award for Overall Excellence

April, 2014 The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) recently presented an award for “Excellence in Quality” to Renovus Energy Inc., an Ithaca contractor participating in NYSERDA’s Solar Hot Water incentive program. This award is in recognition of overall excellence and responsiveness to program requirements. NYSERDA’s Solar Hot Water program provides incentives

CSP

Solar Thermal Parabolic Mirror Manufacturing

Solar Thermal Parabolic Mirror Manufacturing in China is Catching Up

Beatriz Gonzalez Just in time for MENASOL 2014 in Dubai – where Rayspower is a sponsor & exhibitor – the China-based company has completed an initial test report on parabolic trough mirrors together with the DLR in Germany. In a recent announcement, CSP mirror manufacturer, Rayspower, challenged veteran mirror manufacturers, saying that they can offer

Renewable Energy

Energy Efficiency

waste heat engine

New Order Announced for 300 Waste Heat Engines – Cyclone Power Technologies

Cyclone Power Technologies Inc. (OTCQB: CYPW), developer of the all-fuel clean-tech Cyclone Engine,announced that its waste-to-power subsidiary, Cyclone-WHE LLC, has received an initial purchase order from Phoenix Power Group LLC for the delivery of approximately 300 Waste Heat Engines (the WHE-DR) over the following 24 months, an order valued at $1,000,000. The binding purchase order

Electric Cars

tesla

Tesla Chooses Hanergy Solar’s Thin-film Products for its Supercharging System

 At the recent delivery ceremony of Tesla’s first batch of Chinese orders in Beijing, two PV charging systems caught the eyes of the guests. The system was requested by Tesla Motors, and designed and manufactured by Hanergy Solar Group. Hanergy thin-film flexible PV system was Tesla’s first choice for the first PV Supercharger station in China. Elon Musk,

Solar PV

SolarCity

Investor Class Action Lawsuits Filed Against SolarCity

Several law firms have filed class action lawsuits on behalf of  anyone who acquired securities in SolarCity Corporation (NASDAQ: SCTY) between March 6, 2013 and March 18, 2014. SolarCity designs, installs and sells or leases solar energy systems in the United States to government entities and residential and commercial customers. The Company operates in two primary

Wave Energy

Finance/Investing

Residential Solar

Kilowatt Financial Deploys $250 Million of Residential Solar System Financing

Clean Power Finance® (CPF), a leading software and services provider for the residential solar industry, and Kilowatt Financial (Kilowatt), a clean energy consumer finance company, today announced that Kilowatt has financed more than $250 million in operational U.S. residential solar projects through the CPF Market® platform. “This quarter billion dollar milestone is a testament to Kilowatt’s consumer

Solar Industry News

Physics Professor Weining Wang Receives Solar Energy Research Grant

Solar Energy Research Some Seton Hall University undergraduate students will be getting a chance to do real world solar energy research funded by a $35,000 grant awarded to Assistant Professor of Physics Weining Wang. The grant from Research Corporation for Science Advancement (RCSA) will be supplemented by a $10,000 grant from the university’s College of Arts and Sciences and

Batteries

Energy Storage for the Power Grid

Researchers at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory have just released a video about their  iron vanadium redox flow battery as a solution to large-scale energy storage for the power grid.  Up until now, the real-world deployment of redox flow batteries has been limited by their inability to work well in a wide range of temperatures and

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