Entries by James Edwards

SunPower® Solar Panels Powering Three Solar Carports in Grenoble

LA-TOUR-DE-SALVAGNY, France, Feb. 12, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — SunPower (NASDAQ: SPWR) announced today that 750 kilowatts of high efficiency SunPower® E-Series solar panels are powering three new carports in Grenoble. The project was led by regional utility GEG, in coordination with OSER and Grenoble Alpes Metropole, as part of its PARKOSOL program. PARKOSOL develops solar carport […]

Actis Acquires 110-Megawatt Solar Plant in Chile From SunPower

“With a supportive regulatory environment and abundant solar resource, Chile is a market we know extremely well through our investments in the Aela Energía and Atlas Renewables platforms,” said Javier Areitio, director at Actis. “We are confident that in partnership with Metro de Santiago and SunPower, the El Pelicano […] Click here to view original […]

In Trump’s first year, U.S. agency doubles solar investments abroad

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The United States government doubled its financial support for solar power projects overseas during President Donald Trump’s first year in office under a climate-friendly investment policy inherited from the Obama administration, according to a Reuters review of government documents. The growing U.S. support for foreign solar projects comes despite an ongoing […]

Solar Tariffs Get Hit With a Wave of Legal Challenges

Solar tariffs could trigger a broader trade war. The anticipated fallout from the Section 201 solar trade case is now officially underway. Three Canadian solar panel manufacturers launched a lawsuit against the Trump administration at the United States Court of International Trade last week, claiming the new global safeguard measures violate the Trade Act of […]

A Case Study In Solar Energy Rebates

Click here to view original web page at www.newspressnow.com Alternative energy made a grand entrance five years ago as Northwest Missouri was booming with solar panel installations. City records in St. Joseph, for example, showed 51 permits issued between four contractors for both commercial and residential projects in 2012. And the permits kept coming in […]

The SunPower Difference: EnergyLink Ecosystem

Want control over your energy usage? SunPower and EnergyLink are the answer to those questionable utility bills. When you pay your energy bill every month, have you ever taken the time out to read through your meter recordings to get a better understanding of your usage? Have you ever wondered why you’re paying money for […]