We are three years into what many call the Solar+ decade. America's solar industry is thriving. The industry continues to expand with new innovations and technologies every day. SEIA and its partners across the U.S. have set an ambitious goal to see solar energy comprise 30% of all U.S. electricity generation by 2030. Reaching this target requires collaboration throughout the industry to build a strong Solar+ economy. The solar
This summer, Texas has experienced an extended heat wave, causing residents to run their air conditioning more than usual. With the record-shattering heatwave came a surge in energy demand. Experts voiced concern about the ability of Texas' electrical grid to meet the unusually high demand. However, the grid has remained remarkably stable. Likewise, prices have also yet to see any substantial spike. The consensus attributes these successes to integrating
Gov. Katie Hobbs vetoed legislation on Monday which sought to introduce additional regulations for solar and wind power plants. The governor cited the legislation, known as HB 2618, as a potential obstacle to renewable energy. The bill outlined various zoning standards, site-specific conditions, and permitting requirements that cities, towns, and counties could adopt. One provision necessitated plant owners to not only have a decommissioning plan but also to obtain
Austin, TX, USA, May 18, 2023 – Solar Royal’s new 35Watt solar attic fan has been upgraded and incorporates all the latest solar technology to bring you even greater solar panel efficiency in the same sleek, low-profile package. “We are always striving to innovate and bring the best technology on the market to our customers at an economical price. Our goal is to make the best solar ventilation solutions
Landfills normally harm the environment. However, CS Energy is attempting to rectify that situation, at least with one Berkeley, New Jersey landfill. The company announced its 10-MW landfill community solar project. This project will close the landfill and install a community solar system on top of it. The planned system consists of two 5-MW solar energy systems working together. Completion of this project will bring CS Energy’s total landfill
According to SEIA, the solar industry market share has reached an annual growth rate of 33% in the last decade. This growth can be attributed to declining costs, increasing demand for clean electricity, and government programs such as the Solar Investment Tax Credit. With more than 140 gigawatts of solar capacity installed nationwide, the solar market now provides enough energy to power 25 million residences. As of 2021, over
The solar industry has been making great strides in recent months. Seven counties and one city in Southwest Virginia Public now allow schools and community colleges to apply for the Coalfield Solar Fund program that offers funding for campus solar arrays and educational opportunities in the solar industry. According to Cardinal News, Intuit Inc., the nonprofit National Energy and Education Development Project, and a Staunton-based solar developer, Secure Solar
SolarRoyal is coming to the International Roofing Expo (IRE) in Dallas, TX March 7-9. Come out to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center to Booth 8810 and talk with one of our solar ventilation experts to find out why the SolarRoyal solar attic ventilation fans are the best on the market.
When searching for the right solar attic ventilation fan for your needs, it's easy to be overwhelmed by the number of options available on the market. There is a plethora of style, color, and size options for solar attic fans, among many other customizable specifications available. When speaking of fan size options, we're not just talking about the size of the physical unit. In fact, bigger doesn't always mean better.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC or Commission) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NOPR) on June 16, 2022, to reform the Commission's standard generator interconnection procedures and agreements. This proposal seeks to establish how utility providers integrate new projects into the existing transmission system. They hope to reduce the industry's backlogs for integrating new projects into existing systems. New comments have been submitted by the Solar Energy Industries