At the beginning of September, the U.S. Department of Energy released the “Solar Futures study” outlining the plan for solar energy in the years to come. What does this plan look like, and what can we expect?  First is a very optimistic start that the White House is calling for solar energy to power nearly...

The renewable energy industry is building a new American workforce. Clean Jobs America reported that nearly 3.3 million Americans are working in the renewables industry. With multiple states setting 100% clean energy goals, there is a new demand for workers. Currently, the U.S. green economy has 10 times more jobs than the fossil fuel...

As the solar industry continues to pave the way for renewable energy, continuous research on improvements is necessary. Technology advancements are promising an even brighter future than expected with solar energy. Let's take a look at 3 of the latest solar tech advancements that will change the solar industry as we know it. 1. Solar...

1. The price of solar is declining As solar becomes more popular, more people are also beginning to realize that the cost of solar is declining. This is dependent on many things. For one, as solar panel technology advances, which makes the panels more efficient, the panels become less expensive because less is needed to...

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