New York to buy land for solar energy complex

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the $2.8 million purchase from the city on Tuesday

Arizona utility wants to install rooftop solar power systems

The request filed Monday by Arizona Public Service Co. would allow the Phoenix-based company to partner with installers to put rooftop solar power ...

Exelon's Constellation buys Integrys Energy Services

Integrys Energy Services will become part of Exelon’s Constellation business unit 

Brazil reserve energy auction heavy with solar, wind power

Eight biogas-fired thermoelectric plants have also been included in the auction 

Exelon, Bloom Energy to provide distributed power to commercial customers

This is the first investment by an energy company in Bloom Electrons, and it will support the program’s largest commercial deployment to date 

SunPower expects to own and operate the solar power plant during construction.

After completion, which is scheduled for late 2015, the Quinto project is expected to generate enough electricity for 40,000 homes 

Direct Energy buys Astrum Solar

Astrum Solar serves homeowners and small businesses in the Northeast, California and Arizona 

SPCG, Kyocera build 275 MW worth of solar power arrays in Thailand

SPCG commenced the solar farm project in 2009 to construct and operate multiple solar power plants in Thailand 

Solar array to provide renewable energy for Toledo Zoo

Government and business leaders attended the dedication ceremony this week for the 2.1 MW array consisting of 28,000 solar panels 

Activists protest proposed utility fee in Utah

To date, customers pay a monthly $5 fee that is set to climb to $6 in September

SunEdison, Community Energy team up for on Colorado solar power plant

Solar energy services company SunEdison Inc. bought the 156 MW DC Comanche Solar project from renewable energy developer Community Energy

Solar power becomes issue in Iowa gov. race

Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch criticized Gov. Terry Branstad on Monday for giving up a $1 million solar energy grant, saying the go...

Rwanda unveils 8.5 MW solar power plant

The project has commenced testing phase of up to 20 percent of its total capacity

Renewables provide 56 percent of new US generating capacity in first half 2014

Solar, wind, biomass, geothermal and hydropower provided 55.7 percent of new installed U.S. electrical generating capacity during the first half of...

Renewables boom propels Brazil into global top 10

Brazil has been ranked among the world's 10 most attractive countries for renewable energy investments by consultancy EY.