Tag: Blogs

7 Solar Myths — Busted

The U.S. solar industry expects to install a record-breaking number of solar panels in 2016, a 94 percent increase from last year. In fact, the U.S. is now producing more solar panel systems than natural gas power plants. But although the demand for so…

Top 5 Hybrid Energy News (Solar- and Wind-Diesel-Hybrid + Microgrids) – Jul/Aug 2016

The Jul/Aug edition of our “Top 5 Hybrid Energy News” features CleanSpark, Webcor, Sungevity, SADAFCO, National Solar Systems, First Solar, Aquion Energy, SolarAfrica, Minnesota National Guard, Minnesota Power, Senvion and EDL. It is interesting to see that microgrids enter new market niches such as a golf course, the military, the food industry. Increasing the renewable energy penetration by combining different sources such as wind and solar or adding storage is a continuing trend.