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PV Solar Panel Field Inspection with UgCS

June 30, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Solar panel fields, like any other artificial infrastructure objects, require periodical inspections. Usually photovoltaic (PV) solar panel field inspection requires use of two sensors - infrared (IR) and daylight cameras, to detect faulty panels which heat…

Urban Solar Awarded Contract by City of Tempe for Solar Lighting Installations

June 30, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

BEAVERTON, OR - Urban Solar is pleased to announce the award of a contract to supply solar powered LED lighting systems to the City of Tempe, Arizona.…

Wind and Solar in March Accounted for 10% of U.S. Electricity Generation for First Time

June 15, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

For the first time, monthly electricity generation from wind and solar (including utility-scale plants and small-scale systems) exceeded 10% of total…

Urban Solar Lands UL Approval for Entire Product Line

June 14, 2017 - in Energy, News, Renewables

BEAVERTON, OR - Urban Solar is proud to announce that all of our solar powered LED systems are now UL Listed.  This listing covers all transit-related lighting products as well as all commercial solar LED lighting systems for applications including pathways,…

SynTech Bioenergy Announces Advances in Biomass Renewable Technologies

June 14, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Denver, Colo.: SynTech Bioenergy, a Denver based renewable energy technology company, is committed to delivering distributed clean energy through advanced thermal conversion of biomass and other wastes around the…

Sunnova Raises nearly $1 Billion Based on Strength of Business Approach

June 13, 2017 - in Energy, Financial, News, Renewables

HOUSTON, June 13, 2017 — Sunnova Energy Corporation, a leading residential solar service provider in the U.S., announced today it has raised aggregate capital of nearly $1 billion in the past three months after closing a $140 million round of debt funding…

Energy Storage and Renewables Beyond Wind, Hydro, Solar Make Up 4% of U.S. Power Capacity

May 30, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Beyond the main sources of electricity generation capacity in the United States that have recently been discussed in a series of Today in Energy articles, additional amounts of utility-scale capacity are provided by technologies such as hydroelectric pumped…

Renewable Energy Employs 9.8 Million People Worldwide, New IRENA Report Finds

May 25, 2017 - in Energy, Featured, Renewables

Abu Dhabi, U.A.E — More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017, released at IRENA’s…

Rattlesnake Wind Project Begins Construction in Texas

May 11, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

BROOMFIELD, CO – Renewable Energy Systems (RES), a leader in the development, engineering, and construction of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in the Americas, and Chicago-based Goldwind Americas, a subsidiary of Xinjiang Goldwind…

RES Sells IdentiFlight, LLC Assets to Boulder Imaging Affiliate

May 10, 2017 - in Energy, Renewables

Broomfield, CO – Renewable Energy Systems (RES), a leader in the development, construction, and operations of wind, solar, transmission, and energy storage projects in the Americas, is pleased to announce the sale of assets of IdentiFlight, LLC, a subsidiary…