Alternative Energies A subcategory of general Energy Industry stories, this section offers news and announcements related to the alternative energy industry, including technology, usage/consumption, environmental issues, innovations, and global trends.

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Jul 18, 2017, 08:30 ET Parks Associates: Offering $100 Rebate More Than Doubles Purchase Intentions For Smart Thermostats

Parks Associates today announced a new industry report revealing only 30% of consumers believe that smart thermostats are affordable and only 18%...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:04 ET City of Santa Barbara Joins CaliforniaFIRST PACE Program, Helping Homeowners to Finance Clean Energy Upgrades and Give the City a New Resource to Reach 100% Clean Energy Goal

Renew Financial, a leading clean energy and home improvement finance company, announced today that the City of Santa Barbara has joined the...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:00 ET New Report Discusses Smarter Way Forward for Solar Net Metering

The Partnership for Affordable Clean Energy (PACE) today released a new report on the state of net metering policies, entitled "Net Metering:...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:00 ET Vivint Solar to Report Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results

Vivint Solar (NYSE: VSLR) announced today that it plans to report financial results for the second quarter 2017 after the U.S. financial markets...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:00 ET OG&E and SunPower Announce 10-Megawatt Solar Plant in Oklahoma

OGE Energy Corp. (NYSE: OGE) electric utility subsidiary Oklahoma Gas & Electric Company (OG&E) and SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ:SPWR) today...


Jul 18, 2017, 07:30 ET U.S. Gears Up for $957 Million in Third-Quarter Solar Projects, an Industrial Info News Alert

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Industrial Info is tracking more than $957 million in planned solar power project...


Jul 18, 2017, 07:00 ET ECO Energy Tech Asia Ltd. Signs Letter of Intent to Market Its Agricultural Technology in Europe

Eco Energy Tech Asia Ltd. (ECO Energy) today announced that it has signed a letter of intent with its cooperation partner Zaklad Budowy Maszin from...


Jul 18, 2017, 07:00 ET Canadian Solar Energizes 52.5 MWp of Solar Power Plants in Japan

Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it...


Jul 18, 2017, 05:30 ET Global $20 Billion Onshore and Offshore Wind Turbine Operations and Maintenance Market 2014-2025

The "Wind Turbine Operations and Maintenance Market Analysis By Application (Onshore and Offshore), By Region (North America, Europe, Asia...


Jul 17, 2017, 20:14 ET Emerging Technologies in Solar Power Market Report 2017-2027

Forecasts by Solar Power Plant (Solar Photovoltaic (PV), Concentrated Solar Power (CSP)), by Solar Power Technology (Parabolic Trough (PT), Solar...


Jul 17, 2017, 17:00 ET Tantech Holdings Ltd. Finalized Acquisition of Suzhou E Motors - Expanding Environmentally-Friendly Automotive Technology

Tantech Holdings Ltd. (NASDAQ: TANH), ("Tantech" or the "Company"), a leading alternative energy company through the use of bamboo-based charcoal...


Jul 17, 2017, 10:50 ET Honduran Government Welcomes Investigation into Allegations of Corruption with Dam Project

Today, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández announced that he welcomes an investigation into allegations of corruption in the awarding of...


Jul 17, 2017, 09:00 ET sonnen Names Brent Stayer as U.S. Vice President of Operations & Quality Control

sonnen, the global market leader in intelligent residential energy storage, announced today that Brent Stayer, former quality engineering leader of...


Jul 17, 2017, 07:30 ET U.S. Wind Power Has Strong First-Half 2017, Stronger Second Half Foreseen, an Industrial Info News Alert

Written by John Egan for Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--U.S. wind power developers completed 14 projects, totaling 2,405 megawatts...


Jul 17, 2017, 06:30 ET ReneSola Special Committee Engages Financial Advisor and Legal Counsel

ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (www.renesola.com) (NYSE: SOL), a leading fully integrated solar project developer and provider of...


Jul 17, 2017, 05:24 ET BBOXX reçoit une invitation à rencontrer le président du Togo pour déployer 300 000 installations solaires domestiques

BBOXX, une des entreprises d'énergie renouvelable les plus dynamiques du Royaume-Uni, a rencontré S.E. le Président Faure Gnassingbé de la...


Jul 16, 2017, 08:30 ET Solar Farm Developer Advances 13GW Pipeline, Hiring More PPA Attorneys and Engineers

Innovative Solar Systems, LLC is once again expanding and on the move while advancing the company's current 13GW Pipeline of Utility Scale Solar...


Jul 14, 2017, 17:19 ET Envision Energy Launches 'Energy IoT and Smart City Technology Alliance'

Envision Energy, a leading global smart energy solution provider, announced today an open-platform alliance that connects energy pioneers and...


Jul 14, 2017, 14:50 ET Next Energy Technologies Awarded $2.5 Million From the US Department of Energy to Commercialize Low-Cost Transparent Solar Cells

Next Energy Technologies Inc. (NEXT), a solar technology company developing transparent energy harvesting coatings for seamless integration into...


Jul 14, 2017, 11:27 ET Georgia Power recognizes Georgia Tech for commitment to energy efficiency

Georgia Power today joined the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) to mark the completion of the university's latest effort to conduct...


Jul 14, 2017, 10:29 ET Duke Energy unveils plans for its first solar power plants in Kentucky

Duke Energy customers in Northern Kentucky will soon benefit from clean, renewable solar energy as part of the company's plans to develop its first...


Jul 14, 2017, 08:00 ET Highpower International Enters Smart Vacuum Market with Two New Partnerships

Highpower International, Inc. (NASDAQ: HPJ) ("Highpower" or the "Company"), a developer, manufacturer, and marketer of lithium ion and nickel-metal...


Jul 13, 2017, 19:36 ET Solar Photovoltaic Glass Market expected to grow too USD 18.48 billion by 2022

Highlights - The solar photovoltaic (PV) glass market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 33.4% from 2017 to 2022 in terms of value....


Jul 13, 2017, 18:26 ET Tulare County Approves Renovate America's HERO PACE Financing

Supervisors in Tulare County, California, voted this week to give residents access to Renovate America's HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE)...


Jul 13, 2017, 13:24 ET Vanitec Hosts Vanadium Energy Storage Meeting

At the end of June Manchester, UK hosted the eighth International Flow Battery Forum. As most flow batteries use vanadium, it was the perfect...