Solar & Wind

Ascent Solar announces its EnerPlex products now available on BestBuy.com

Ascent Solar announces its EnerPlex products now available on BestBuy.com

THORNTON - Ascent Solar Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: ASTI), a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into its EnerPlex series of... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday December 29, 2014 0 comments Tags: BestBuy.com, EnerPlex, Jumpr, Kickr, Richard Hashim, Surfr, Thornton

NREL announces demonstration of solar cell that reaches 45.7 percent conversion efficiency

NREL announces demonstration of solar cell that reaches 45.7 percent conversion efficiency

GOLDEN - The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) announced the demonstration of a 45.7 percent conversion efficiency for a four-junction solar cell at 234 suns concentration. NREL... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Friday December 26, 2014 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Ryan France, solar cells, SunShot Initiative

New Belgium partners with Namaste Solar to add 96.5 kW of additional onsite electrical power

New Belgium partners with Namaste Solar to add 96.5 kW of additional onsite electrical power

FORT COLLINS - New Belgium Brewing is again partnering with Boulder-based Namaste Solar to add an additional 96.525 kW of photovoltaic solar paneling at its Fort Collins facility, NBB... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday December 18, 2014 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Fort Collins, Katie Wallace, Namaste Solar, New Belgium Brewing, Nick Williamson

Tendril receives $20M investment from SunPower to broaden Smart Energy applications

Tendril receives $20M investment from SunPower to broaden Smart Energy applications

BOULDER - Tendril Inc. and San Jose-based SunPower Corp . (NASDAQ: SPWR) today announced SunPower has invested $20 million of growth capital into Tendril and will license its Energy Services... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday December 15, 2014 0 comments Tags: Adrian Tuck, Boulder, ESM Platform, SunPower, Tendril, Tom Werner

Clean Energy Collective and First Solar partner to market community solar

Clean Energy Collective and First Solar partner to market community solar

LOUISVILLE - Clean Energy Collective and Tempe-based First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) today announced a strategic partnership to develop and market community solar to residential customers and... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Wednesday December 10, 2014 0 comments Tags: First Solar, Jim Hughes, Louisville, Marc van Gerven, Paul Spencer

Report: Wind power electricity production 21 times higher than 2001, Colorado among leaders

Report: Wind power electricity production 21 times higher than 2001, Colorado among leaders

DENVER - Wind power is on the rise across America, and Colorado is one of the states leading the move away from fossil fuel to reduce global warming, according to a report from the Environment... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday December 8, 2014 0 comments Tags: Anna McDevitt, Denver, Environment Colorado, wind power

RMI report: New opportunities seen for sustained solar PV growth

RMI report: New opportunities seen for sustained solar PV growth

SNOWMASS - A new report from Rocky Mountain Institute points to new opportunities for utilities and solar companies to work together to unlock the full value of distributed solar to customers... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday December 1, 2014 0 comments Tags: Snowmass, solar energy, solar PV, Virginia Lacy