Updated: Sep 23
June 29, 2021
DOE Announces $42.3 Million and New Industry Partnerships to Decarbonize American Manufacturing
During “Manufacturing Week” DOE Launches New Funding Opportunity and Selects Industry Partners to Pilot Clean, Efficient Technologies in Real-World Conditions
California state licensing board votes to allow only
C-10 contractors to install solar and storage projects
In 90 days, the C-46 license holder will no longer be allowed to install a solar and energy storage system in the state of California.
SunPower Joins Market For Solar-Fueled EV Charging, Teaming With Wallbox
Tesla helped kick off the market for solar-fueled EV charging, but it's quickly expanding as battery vehicle sales grow.
The auto market’s quick shift to electric vehicles is increasing the need for charging infrastructure. SunPower is working with Spain’s Wallbox to integrate EV chargers into customers’ homes and businesses.
Sunrun Partners with Ford
to Provide Seamless Installation of 80-amp Ford Charge Station Pro and Home Integration System for the All-Electric Ford F-150 Lightning.
Booming demand for renewable energy financing could result in tax equity shortage, experts say
Overall demand for renewable energy project financing continues to grow, potentially outstripping financiers' ability to keep up. Utility-scale and residential solar deals are popular with investors.
Senate votes to move forward on $1 trillion infrastructure bill
The bill would provide $73 billion for electric power infrastructure upgrades, including new transmission lines to facilitate the expansion of renewable energy. The compromise of major projects which includes $7.5 billion in funding for deployment of electric vehicle chargers along highway corridors.
“The clean power industry is committed and working to help get this important legislation to the President’s desk” said Heather Zichal, CEO of the American Clean Power Association.