Navigant: Global revenue from home solar distribution to reach $71.6B by 2023

Navigant: Global revenue from home solar distribution to reach $71.6B by 2023

BOULDER - Worldwide revenue from all forms of residential distributed generation and energy storage will grow from $52.7 billion this year to $71.6 billion in 2023, according to a new report by... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday June 16, 2014 0 comments Tags: Boulder, energy storage, Navigant Research, Neil Strother, solar power

Navigant: Annual worldwide solar photovoltaic installations will double by 2020

Navigant: Annual worldwide solar photovoltaic installations will double by 2020

BOULDER - Despite waning government support, the threat of international trade wars and high-profile bankruptcies, the solar photovoltaic market continues to grow, with annual installations of new... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Monday November 11, 2013 0 comments Tags: Boulder, Dexter Gauntlett, Navigant Research, solar power

NREL report: 32 acres required for solar array to power 1,000 homes

NREL report: 32 acres required for solar array to power 1,000 homes

GOLDEN - A report by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) finds a photovoltaic plant capable of providing all the electricity for 1,000 homes would require 32 acres of land to... Read More

By: InnovatioNews Thursday August 1, 2013 0 comments Tags: Golden, NREL, Paul Denholm, solar power

Xcel Energy, solar industry reach deal to triple utility's solar panel incentive program

Xcel Energy, solar industry reach deal to triple utility's solar panel incentive program

DENVER - Xcel Energy and Colorado's solar industry have reached agreement on a plan to triple the size of the utility's popular solar panel incentive program, according to a story in today's ... Read More

By: Steve Friday May 3, 2013 0 comments Tags: David Eves, Denver, solar power, Xcel Energy

Pioneer solar farmers are growing a new crop of energy in Windsor

The dedication of the Northern Colorado region's first privately-owned, community solar garden at Poudre Valley REA's headquarters in Windsor on Aug. 28 marked what one might hope to be a significant... Read More

By: Steve Friday August 31, 2012 0 comments Tags: Editorially Speaking, Paul Spencer, Poudre Valley REA, solar gardens, solar power, Steve Porter, Xcel Energy

Colorado companies receive grants to advance solar power

Companies in Boulder, Parker and Denver have received grants from the U.S. Department of Energy aimed at helping to advance solar energy development, distribution and use. DOE awarded Boulder-based... Read More

By: Steve Thursday June 14, 2012 0 comments Tags: Clean Power Finance, Concept3-D, Simply Civic, solar power