The construction process for this project is expected to create up to 1,500 direct jobs each year for an estimated three-year period.
In its latest announcement, Google plans to reach 100% renewable energy for its global operations by 2017 — including both data centers and offices.
When projects under auction are included, India’s solar power capacity project pipeline reaches a whopping and astounding 21 GW.
Brazil approves 88 MW of renewable projects to enter incentives scheme
Elon Musk will personally buy USD 65m of SolarCity’s solar bonds
Electricity generation from utility-scale PV in 2015 exceeded generation from wind in California for the first time. Forecast utility-scale solar power generation averages 1.1% of total U.S. electricity generation in 2017.
Tesla Motors Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk said he expects a supermajority of shareholders to support the electric-car company’s proposed combination with SolarCity Corp. despite investor skepticism about the planned deal.
BuildFax determined that permit activity rose 29% in 2015, thanks to the falling cost of the technology and federal and state incentives.