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July 20, 2022

Construction Begins on 10 Pivot Energy Community Solar Projects in Illinois – Solar Industry

Pivot Energy, a national renewable energy provider, has started construction of 10 new community solar projects in Illinois that will provide low-cost electricity to households and businesses across the state. The portfolio of projects represents 17.1 MW of capacity through the Illinois Adjustable Block Program across Ameren and Commonwealth Edison utility service territories. “We are […]

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May 26, 2022

Duke Energy Completes Brigham Young University Solar+Storage System – Solar Industry

Duke Energy’s nonregulated commercial brand, Duke Energy Sustainable Solutions, has designed and constructed a campus-wide renewable energy system at Brigham Young University-Hawaii (BYU- Hawaii) with rooftop solar, carport solar and battery energy storage. The system contains Tesla Megapacks. The estimated annual electricity production of the entire project will be 6.37 MWh – enough to meet […]

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May 19, 2022

New Solar Cell from NREL Reaches High Efficiency of 39.5 Percent – Solar Industry

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) have created a solar cell with a record 39.5% efficiency under 1-sun global illumination. This is the highest efficiency solar cell of any type, measured using standard 1-sun conditions. “The new cell is more efficient and has a simpler design that may be […]

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