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Improving Renewable Energy Offerings: What Have We Learned?
IMPROVING RENEWABLE ENERGY OFFERINGS: WHAT HAVE WE LEARNED?
Since the first utility “green tariffs” were introduced in 2013 to service the renewable energy demand of large commercial and industrial (C&I) customers, nearly 2 GW of deals have been done, with almost 1 GW more under negotiation. Along the way, much has been learned about how to make these progra...

Recapping the Australian utility-scale solar market and O&M: Best practices for optimum performance
RECAPPING THE AUSTRALIAN UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR MARKET AND O&M: BEST PRACTICES FOR OPTIMUM PERFORMANCE
It is not a secret that the Australian solar market is growing by leaps and bounds; 81% of the top 35 operational projects were connected only in the year 2018. Now is the right time to take stock of how the market has developed, and plan ahead to ensure the long-term success and bankability of Aust...

Solar Market Parity Portugal - Status, Challenges & Opportunities
SOLAR MARKET PARITY PORTUGAL - STATUS, CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES
Solar market parity is on the horizon for Portugal, and if expansion can take place without subsidies, the solar industry’s future should be bright. This said, reality is always more complicated than theory. Marco Alves, Co-Founder & General Manager at MTX Solar, was joined by João Garrido, Founder ...

Floating Solar PV: A sea of opportunities
FLOATING SOLAR PV: A SEA OF OPPORTUNITIES
Over the last four years, the deployment of floating solar has grown more than a hundredfold, surpassing the milestone threshold of 1 GW in September 2018. Although the vast majority of deployments in floating solar are currently limited to Asia, the technology is starting to make waves in Europe as...

Distributed Solar on the Grid: Key Opportunities and Challenges
DISTRIBUTED SOLAR ON THE GRID: KEY OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES
Distributed, grid-connected photovoltaic (DGPV) systems pose a unique set of opportunities and challenges. Key technical and economic challenges related to DGPV integration are shaping how we plan, operate, regulate and even conceptualize the power system. Panelists in the webinar provided a high-le...

Why your solar business should be texting in 2018
WHY YOUR SOLAR BUSINESS SHOULD BE TEXTING IN 2018
The way that consumers communicate is different. Phone and email are no longer a sufficient way to maintain contact and interact with your customers. Today’s consumer is much more comfortable communicating via text or other messaging apps. Businesses that aren’t catering to these differing communica...

Why subsidy-free solar is easy: a discussion on the new reality
WHY SUBSIDY-FREE SOLAR IS EASY: A DISCUSSION ON THE NEW REALITY
The paradigm of large-scale solar is in the midst of radical changes due to the advent of solar market parity, or in other words, the rise of unsubsidized solar projects. This interactive webinar serves as a platform to learn more about how the development of solar is progressively becoming easier, ...

Single axis tracker solution to improve wind stability
SINGLE AXIS TRACKER SOLUTION TO IMPROVE WIND STABILITY
The three most important influence parameters to achieve the longest life cycle of a solar tracking system are standard structural design, corrosion and wind stability. Can the tracker system be bankable for 30 years? And how does the wind stability relate to reliability? In this pv magazine webinar...

Corporate Renewable Energy transition in South-East Asia
CORPORATE RENEWABLE ENERGY TRANSITION IN SOUTH-EAST ASIA
The corporate world is the end consumer of almost 60% of all the energy produced in the world, making it a vital link in the global energy transition. The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) estimates that - following the current path - by 2050 corporates will be taking up 18% of total ren...

GEOTHERMAL POWER PLANT COMPLIANCE AND OPERATIONAL SAFETY
GEOTHERMAL POWER PLANT COMPLIANCE AND OPERATIONAL SAFETY
ENSURE THE COMPLIANCE AND OPERATIONAL SAFETY OF YOUR GEOTHERMAL POWER PLANT With the growth of geothermal energy ramping up in recent years, project owners and operators are under pressure to ensure that their projects are up and running on time and on budget. Understanding and adhering to the requ...

Commercial & Industrial Solar in Sub-Saharan Africa
COMMERCIAL & INDUSTRIAL SOLAR IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA
The market of on-site solar for C&I customers has started maturing in Sub-Saharan Africa in the last few years. What are the drivers, the business models and the barriers for faster market growth? Antoine Prédour, Head of Energy Debt at responsaAbility, was joined by Takehiro Kawahara, Frontier Pow...

Nigeria’s Solar Energy Market: Trends, Best Practices and Prospects
NIGERIA’S SOLAR ENERGY MARKET: TRENDS, BEST PRACTICES AND PROSPECTS
It is estimated that 600 million people living in Africa lack adequate power supply. With Sub-Saharan Africa having a combined economic growth forecast of 5%, the importance of meeting its energy and infrastructural needs cannot be overemphasised. In Nigeria, solar power systems are subtly but stead...

Drowning in solar data, but starving for knowledge?
DROWNING IN SOLAR DATA, BUT STARVING FOR KNOWLEDGE?
Solar professionals from 32 countries have signed up to attend this webinar demonstrating the worldwide need for effective solar data solutions. Join us for this important conversation! Is your solar PV data providing actionable knowledge to ensure solar profits? How are the different aspects of yo...

Tackling the environmental concerns for deploying geothermal energy
TACKLING THE ENVIRONMENTAL CONCERNS FOR DEPLOYING GEOTHERMAL ENERGY
The GEOENVI project has the objective to make sure that deep geothermal energy can play its role in Europe’s future energy supply in an increasingly sustainable way and to create a robust strategy to answer environmental concerns. It will engage with all geothermal stakeholders to ensure the exchang...

Integrating large scale renewables using microgrids
INTEGRATING LARGE SCALE RENEWABLES USING MICROGRIDS
Grid-connected microgrids hold the potential to facilitate the integration of renewable energy generation without expensive grid reinforcements, improve energy efficiency, resiliency and most importantly cut on costs and carbon. With an increasing number of distributed energy resources and dropping ...

Exploring the Role of Solar+Storage in Grid Outages
EXPLORING THE ROLE OF SOLAR+STORAGE IN GRID OUTAGES
The devastating 2017 hurricane season raised awareness of the importance of resilience in the face of natural disasters, particularly the widespread impact of extended power outages in Puerto Rico. But what exactly is energy resilience and how can resiliency be considered in our decision making proc...

Research Priorities to Address Bats and Wind Energy Issues
RESEARCH PRIORITIES TO ADDRESS BATS AND WIND ENERGY ISSUES
For the last 15 years, the Bats and Wind Energy Cooperative (BWEC) has been developing tools and science-based solutions to reduce bat fatalities at wind turbines. At the most recent BWEC All Committee Science Meeting, representative stakeholders developed a list of research priorities for 2019 to 2...

 Commercial & Industrial Solar in Sub-Saharan Africa
COMMERCIAL & INDUSTRIAL SOLAR IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA
The market of on-site solar for C&I customers has started maturing in Sub-Saharan Africa in the last few years. What are the drivers, the business models and the barriers for faster market growth? Antoine Prédour, Head of Energy Debt at responsaAbility, was joined by Takehiro Kawahara, Frontier Powe...

Economics of Converting Renewable Power to Hydrogen
ECONOMICS OF CONVERTING RENEWABLE POWER TO HYDROGEN
The promise of green hydrogen has been around for years. Often doubted due to concerns, the technology seems to be gaining momentum lately. This future grid lab will provide a realistic overview of the challenges and opportunities that hydrogen offers. Gunther Glenk, Doctoral Candidate at Center for...

Unexpected Benefits to Commercial Solar in the New Tax Bill
UNEXPECTED BENEFITS TO COMMERCIAL SOLAR IN THE NEW TAX BILL
The 2018 Tax Plan has some unexpected benefits for commercial solar. Commercial solar installers can now depreciate 85% of the system cost in the first year of its operation, and the corporate tax rate has been lowered by 40%. In a year where there has been a lot of negative policy news for the sola...

Techniques to Boost Solar Installation Yield
TECHNIQUES TO BOOST SOLAR INSTALLATION YIELD
Designing a high-performing PV system is win-win for installers and customers alike, but strategies for maximizing performance can be elusive. Using sophisticated remote system design and performance simulation tools, Aurora Solar will demonstrate 3 techniques that solar designers can use to optimiz...

Implementing Renewable Energy Zones for Integrated Transmission and Generation Planning
IMPLEMENTING RENEWABLE ENERGY ZONES FOR INTEGRATED TRANSMISSION AND GENERATION PLANNING
In many countries, integrating significant renewable energy to the grid requires new transmission to access the best wind and solar resources and accommodate generation from large projects. The renewable energy zone (REZ) approach provides a policy framework for planning new transmission to encourag...

Grid Operations for Efficient Variable Renewable Integration
GRID OPERATIONS FOR EFFICIENT VARIABLE RENEWABLE INTEGRATION
A growing body of research and operational experience highlights the value of large balancing areas and fast system operations to cost-effectively integrating high penetrations of wind and solar on the grid. This webinar provides an overview of the "big and fast" concept for efficient integration of...

Solar Energy opportunities in South East Asia (SEA)
SOLAR ENERGY OPPORTUNITIES IN SOUTH EAST ASIA (SEA)
The Philippines, Indonesia,Vietnam among other countries in the SEA region have pursued renewable energy expansion program. But as installed solar capacity raises accross the region and pockets of know-how grow through it, solar deployment is only going to speed up. Room for growth: In-depth assessm...

Midwest Solar Explosion with Christian Roselund
MIDWEST SOLAR EXPLOSION WITH CHRISTIAN ROSELUND
The Midwest is home to large open spaces, farms, former industrial cities and famously friendly people, yet there is only around 2.3 GW of solar deployed across 12 states in the Midwest; or less than 4% of the U.S. total. Nearly half of that is in one state, Minnesota. Now with the advent of FEJA, I...

Coupled analysis for floating offshore wind turbines
COUPLED ANALYSIS FOR FLOATING OFFSHORE WIND TURBINES
Floating offshore wind turbines can significantly expand the area for wind energy development as they can be used in deeper water compared to fixed structures. With functionality in Sesam software from DNV GL it is possible to perform a complete structural analysis of support structures for floating...

Electric Power Systems Challenges with High Renewable Penetration
ELECTRIC POWER SYSTEMS CHALLENGES WITH HIGH RENEWABLE PENETRATION
This joint CESI and EnerNex webinar offers an international perspective on renewable energy integration, along with current and future challenges set by the ambitious targets for renewable energy sources. Keeping the grid reliable and secure as renewable growth accelerates are significant industry c...

Promising Market and Federal Solutions for Existing Nuclear Power
PROMISING MARKET AND FEDERAL SOLUTIONS FOR EXISTING NUCLEAR POWER
Without a significant re-commitment to nuclear power and change to the policy environment, the United States will continue to shutter nuclear power plants over the next few decades. Existing nuclear plants comprise a critical wedge of reliable and zero-emission electricity. This webinar will review ...

Renewable Energy in a Transforming Environment Webinar Series
RENEWABLE ENERGY IN A TRANSFORMING ENVIRONMENT WEBINAR SERIES
This webinar is complimentary; however, registration is required. We encourage you to forward this invitation to interested colleagues. Renewable developers, solar service providers, public officials, investment bankers, general counsel, private equity companies, environmental entities, and other de...

THE RENEWABLE ENERGY INDUSTRY BY ENRICH IN THE USA
THE RENEWABLE ENERGY INDUSTRY BY ENRICH IN THE USA
In less than one hour of your time you will learn about the research Thematic Study on Renewable Energies that provides an assessment of the United States (US) research community landscape and aims to support research and innovation cooperation between the European Union (EU) and the US. The webinar...

Winning 100% Renewable Energy in the 2019 Virginia Legislative Session
WINNING 100% RENEWABLE ENERGY IN THE 2019 VIRGINIA LEGISLATIVE SESSION
Winning 100% Renewable Energy in the 2019 Virginia Legislative Session We'll walk through our plans for the 2019 Virginia legislative session, with a specific focus on the People's Clean Energy bill, which would require that energy utilities like Dominion invest $1 billion into a state agency fund t...

A new vision for Ethiopian solar
A NEW VISION FOR ETHIOPIAN SOLAR
Ethiopia’s large-scale solar market is characterized by a rapidly changing landscape. This is driven by a strong governmental commitment to accelerate solar PV development. Jason Lee, Investment Officer at IFC, was joined by Lydia van Os, Project Manager at Solarplaza, to discuss the latest developm...

How Can Cities Use PPAs to Lock-In Clean Energy Goals?
HOW CAN CITIES USE PPAS TO LOCK-IN CLEAN ENERGY GOALS?
City governments and local utilities are increasingly investing in renewable energy to reduce GHG emissions. Power purchase agreements (PPAs) have emerged as a popular method for cities to secure a long-term clean electricity source. This webinar will provide an overview of PPAs, their benefits, and...

How to optimize your solar installation
HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR SOLAR INSTALLATION
This webinar will cover key technical specifications for string inverters and how those translate to savings from initial capital investment to installation and O&M. Sungrow’s 60kW and 125kW inverters will be used as case studies to show how plant reliability and power yield can be optimized. Topics...

Overcoming inverter installation challenges on commercial rooftop solar
OVERCOMING INVERTER INSTALLATION CHALLENGES ON COMMERCIAL ROOFTOP SOLAR
The commercial and industrial (C&I) space is one of the most challenging environments for solar installations. High ambient temperatures, high irradiance, obstructions, setbacks or pathways add to the complexity and cost of design, installation and operation & maintenance (O&M). How can system desig...

Utility-Driven Solar Projects for Low-Income Customers
UTILITY-DRIVEN SOLAR PROJECTS FOR LOW-INCOME CUSTOMERS
Some utilities have begun developing solar projects specifically to serve low-income customers and underrepresented neighborhoods. This webinar featured two utility pilot projects that are installing solar panels on rooftops in low-income neighborhoods. Paul Tyno of Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus in...

American Samoa’s Solar+Storage Microgrid
AMERICAN SAMOA’S SOLAR+STORAGE MICROGRID
The island of Ta’u in the U.S. territory of American Samoa relied heavily on diesel generation to meet its electricity needs until a solar+storage microgrid was installed in 2016. Now, instead of burning through 300 gallons of imported diesel fuel every day, the island’s homes and businesses are alm...

Americans’ Changing Views of Renewable Energy Policies
AMERICANS’ CHANGING VIEWS OF RENEWABLE ENERGY POLICIES
For ten years, the University of Michigan and Muhlenberg College have conducted the National Surveys on Energy and Environment (NSEE), which explore Americans’ attitudes towards energy and climate change. The researchers recently published Solar, Wind, and State Mandates: 10 Years of Renewable Energ...

Analyzing US Energy Storage Developments
ANALYZING US ENERGY STORAGE DEVELOPMENTS
The movement towards power generation from renewable energy sources and decreasing battery prices is driving states to explore policies encouraging energy storage. In 2018, New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts joined California and Oregon in enacting state-level storage mandates. Power producers ...

Building a Solar Energy Project in 2018
BUILDING A SOLAR ENERGY PROJECT IN 2018
This webinar discusses the basics of planning, financing and carrying out a solar energy project. Topics include the RFP process, using section 4217 for sole source projects, financing projects through public funding or private power purchase agreements, negotiating energy procurement contracts, cha...

CCUS Pathways to Synergistic Fossil and Renewable Energy Infrastructure
CCUS PATHWAYS TO SYNERGISTIC FOSSIL AND RENEWABLE ENERGY INFRASTRUCTURE
This presentation focuses on practical and reliable solutions to climate change issues associated with power plants and how such solutions can enable far more effective use of both renewable and fossil fuels in a much more environmentally benign fashion. The mounting concerns over global warming sta...

 How To Monitor and Steer Solar Plant Performance
HOW TO MONITOR AND STEER SOLAR PLANT PERFORMANCE
Solar is lucrative business with high potential return on investment. However, there are some key differences between managing solar assets and managing financial assets. Solar assets entail a layer of complexity with physical and technical moving parts, which have a direct impact on yield and hence...

Has large-scale solar got its sums right?
HAS LARGE-SCALE SOLAR GOT ITS SUMS RIGHT?
The march for low-cost solar shows no sign of halting, with developers and IPPs increasingly quoting aggressively low prices, particularly across growing solar regions such as India, Latin America and MENA. With module prices found to be rising, and record-low PPAs squeezing profitability, is the s...

Solar Consumer Protection Workshop
SOLAR CONSUMER PROTECTION WORKSHOP
Through the Sustainable Solar Education Project, CESA conducted a full-day, in-person workshop on solar consumer protection. The workshop helped state officials identify and implement solar consumer protection strategies. The workshop explored a variety of solar consumer protection issues from impro...

FERC and Clean Energy
FERC AND CLEAN ENERGY
In this webinar, John Moore, Director of the Sustainable FERC Project at NRDC, discussed some of the issues currently before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and the regional markets it regulates, including the potential threats for state RPSs and related state energy policies. Among the iss...

DOE’s Solar in Your Community Challenge
DOE’S SOLAR IN YOUR COMMUNITY CHALLENGE
This webinar was a presentation of CESA’s Sustainable Solar Education Project. This project, funded through a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative, is helping state and municipal officials ensure distributed solar electricity is equitable and consumer friendly. The project ass...

How to Evaluate Multiple Solar Quotes with Barry Cinnamon
HOW TO EVALUATE MULTIPLE SOLAR QUOTES WITH BARRY CINNAMON
How do you evaluate quotes for a solar system? What’s the best electric vehicle for me to buy? Should I buy batteries for my solar energy system? How do I get a job in the solar industry?These are a few of the hot topics we’ll be discussing in our new webinar series. In our first informative webinar...

The Farmer
THE FARMER'S GUIDE TO GOING SOLAR
This webinar covered how to use solar on your farm to reduce one of your persistent overhead expenses, your electric bill! Solar is an investment, just like any piece of equipment on your farm. We discussed the solar incentives available to farms and answered all your questions. In This Webinar You...

Solar co-ops, Solarize and More
SOLAR CO-OPS, SOLARIZE AND MORE
Join Environment America for the next event in our Mayors for Solar Energy webinar series on Wednesday, June 19th: Between solarize campaigns, solar co-ops, and other solar group purchasing programs, there are plenty of options that can help businesses, homeowners and others purchase solar energy c...

Reverse Auctions, Renewable Energy, and RPS
REVERSE AUCTIONS, RENEWABLE ENERGY, AND RPS
This webinar, presented by the Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) for the State-Federal RPS Collaborative, describes the advantages and disadvantages of the reverse auction approach, and provides advice for state policymakers who may wish to consider using reverse auctions. This webinar gives speci...

Thermal Analysis Applied to the Field of Renewable Energy
THERMAL ANALYSIS APPLIED TO THE FIELD OF RENEWABLE ENERGY
This webinar explores the various uses of thermal analysis in the field of renewable energy In recent years, renewable energy resources have become widely accepted as a way to help solve the world’s potential energy crisis. Developments are progressing rapidly and new materials employed in the ...

How to Sell Commercial Solar
HOW TO SELL COMMERCIAL SOLAR
This is an updated version of the first ASES webinar, Selling Commercial Solar, featuring a revised live Q&A with Stanley Fishbein after the introduction and presentation. The webinar will be hosted by Stanley Fishbein of CleanView Capital, LLC. In this one-hour session, Mr. Fishbein will cover bas...

Don’t Be Left in the Dark: Next-level Solar Design
DON’T BE LEFT IN THE DARK: NEXT-LEVEL SOLAR DESIGN
Join this webinar with EagleView and learn how to take your solar design workflow to the next level. We'll discuss solar design best practices with an emphasis on how to leverage precise roof measurements and diagrams derived from aerial imagery. The end result? Communicate precise specifications to...

RENEWABLES IN WEST AFRICA
RENEWABLES IN WEST AFRICA
This webinar aims to explore the solar energy opportunities in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Update on the renewable energy status of West African countries, including recent announcements, tenders and market movements in the main markets leading the development including ...

RENEWABLES IN WEST AFRICA
RENEWABLES IN WEST AFRICA
This webinar aims to explore the solar energy opportunities in the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Update on the renewable energy status of West African countries, including recent announcements, tenders and market movements in the main markets leading the development including ...

Transmission Planning for a High Renewable Energy Future: Lessons from the Texas Competitive Renewable Energy Zones Process
TRANSMISSION PLANNING FOR A HIGH RENEWABLE ENERGY FUTURE: LESSONS FROM THE TEXAS COMPETITIVE RENEWABLE ENERGY ZONES PROCESS
The webinar provided an overview of the Texas Competitive Renewable Energy Zones (CREZ) process, including the regulatory, procedural and technical considerations that were critical to its successful implementation in Texas. The webinar also introduced a Renewable Energy Zones “Toolkit” developed th...

An Introduction to Wind and Solar Power Forecasting
AN INTRODUCTION TO WIND AND SOLAR POWER FORECASTING
his webinar introduces the considerations associated with advancing the use of wind and solar forecasts to more efficiently integrate variable renewable energy into the grid. Discussion topics included how wind and solar forecasting enhance power system operations; how wind and solar forecasts are p...

THE GROWING RENEWABLE ENERGY IN LEBANON
THE GROWING RENEWABLE ENERGY IN LEBANON
Lebanon relies on importing fossil fuels to meet its domestic energy demand. 88% of the country’s total electricity consumption comes from fossil fuels. To re-shore energy fuels and lower C02 emissions; Lebanon has an objective to have 12% of Lebanese energy coming from renewable sources by 2020. T...

Renewable Sources of Electricity
RENEWABLE SOURCES OF ELECTRICITY
Survey the three most important sources of renewable energy: hydropower, wind power, and solar power. Look at the inner workings of hydroelectric dams, wind turbines, solar-thermal power stations, and photovoltaic arrays to see how each takes a renewable energy source and converts it into electricit...

Net Energy Metering, Distributed Solar Valuation, and Rate Design
NET ENERGY METERING, DISTRIBUTED SOLAR VALUATION, AND RATE DESIGN
The US Department of Energy (DOE) produced a report on net energy metering (NEM) in response to a request from Congress. To gather information for the report, DOE conducted a Request for Information (RFI) and tasked ICF, Inc. to review 15 recent cost-benefit studies related to NEM. DOE’s rep...

Building the U.S. Offshore Wind Supply Chain SESSION
BUILDING THE U.S. OFFSHORE WIND SUPPLY CHAIN SESSION
The U.S. Offshore Wind Collaborative and Clean Energy States Alliance hosted the first of a three-part series of webinars for state energy and environmental officials on Building the U.S. Offshore Wind Supply Chain, on Wednesday, December 1, 2010, 9:30-11 a.m. ET. For coastal and Great Lakes states ...

The Role of State Clean Energy Funds as Equity Investors in Clean Tech
THE ROLE OF STATE CLEAN ENERGY FUNDS AS EQUITY INVESTORS IN CLEAN TECH
This presentation is one in a series on financing tools and examining the role of state clean energy funds as equity investors in emerging clean energy companies. Guest speakers addressed the following questions: 1) when and why it is appropriate for a ratepayer-supported clean energy fund to invest...

Renewable Energy Project Financing: Legal Strategies for Structuring the Deal
RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT FINANCING: LEGAL STRATEGIES FOR STRUCTURING THE DEAL
Finding the right financial structure for renewable energy development is complex. Viable alternatives to traditional power purchase agreements as the basis for financing renewable energy projects are emerging, enabling alternative financing options for project developers and sponsors. A variety of ...

Feed-In Tariffs and Renewable Energy
FEED-IN TARIFFS AND RENEWABLE ENERGY
Feed-in tariffs (FITs) are used throughout the world to promote renewable energy technology. States and municipalities are increasingly turning to FITs to promote the development of new power resources. Counsel to renewable energy producers and utilities must understand the key challenges involved. ...

 A Company’s Guide to Renewable Energy Procurement
A COMPANY’S GUIDE TO RENEWABLE ENERGY PROCUREMENT
Corporations of all sizes are increasingly interested in clean energy, whether for cost savings, resilience, corporate social responsibility or a combination thereof. While corporate offtakers accounted for an impressive 22 percent of U.S. renewable power purchase agreements (PPAS) in 2018, PPAs are...

Energy Economy and Solar Heat – Perspectives and best practice
ENERGY ECONOMY AND SOLAR HEAT – PERSPECTIVES AND BEST PRACTICE
What role solar thermal will play in the energy sector in 2050 is one of the principal questions that the international Task 52 research project on Solar Heat and Energy Economics in Urban Environments intends to answer. This webinar will give information in two areas, one on energy scenarios about ...

STATE OF RENEWABLE ENERGIES IN EUROPE
STATE OF RENEWABLE ENERGIES IN EUROPE
In the scope of the EurObserv’ER project, the Renewables Academy (DE), Observ'ER (FR), ECN part of TNO (NL), Frankfurt School of Finance and Management (DE), Fraunhofer-ISI (DE) and Statistics Netherlands (NL) invite you to join our free live webinar, featuring the main results of the recently relea...

Introducing the Global Solar Council: Enabling Solar to deliver clean power and energy access
INTRODUCING THE GLOBAL SOLAR COUNCIL: ENABLING SOLAR TO DELIVER CLEAN POWER AND ENERGY ACCESS
The International Solar Energy Society is pleased to present the first webinar of the Global Solar Council (GSC), to be held on Thursday, 25 April at 1:00 PM GMT. Learn from GSC Board Members about solar energy market trends and innovation! The Global Solar Council (GSC) is an international non-prof...

When to overbuild a solar array
WHEN TO OVERBUILD A SOLAR ARRAY
Many in the solar industry feel that overbuilding, or designing a photovoltaic array with a DC capacity greater than the AC rating, is not feasible or even detrimental due to inverter clipping. Recently, several top inverter manufacturers have introduced products that were designed to be overbuilt. ...

HD aerial imagery helps solar shine
HD AERIAL IMAGERY HELPS SOLAR SHINE
Learn how up-to-date HD aerial imagery can help you with prospecting, quoting, designing, installing and maintaining PV systems. This webinar will highlight the use of how aerial imagery integrates with leading PV design platforms, and how having the most recent property location content aids in bot...

Mastering Megawatt-Scale Commercial Solar Design
MASTERING MEGAWATT-SCALE COMMERCIAL SOLAR DESIGN
Large commercial solar projects can be excellent business opportunities for solar contractors, but the difference between profit and loss is having an efficient design process and the right tools. Solar software can help streamline solar design while ensuring accuracy and increasing profitability. A...

The Solar Contractor’s Guide to Accurate Irradiance Modeling
THE SOLAR CONTRACTOR’S GUIDE TO ACCURATE IRRADIANCE MODELING
Solar irradiance, or the amount of available solar energy, at a particular location is one of the most fundamental pieces of information when designing a solar PV system. Not only does it determine whether solar is viable for the customer and, if so, the best locations for solar, it is also the most...

Solar Service Plans That Help Build Your Business
SOLAR SERVICE PLANS THAT HELP BUILD YOUR BUSINESS
Over our nine years of conversations with dealer/partners we have noticed a wide variety of attitudes toward offering operations & maintenance (O&M)/ service plans. This includes the role it plays in business operations and customer relationships.The goal of this Webinar is to share AllEarth’s first...

Floating Wind Farms: The Next Big Game
FLOATING WIND FARMS: THE NEXT BIG GAME
With over 30 different floating wind system designs and concepts - some old, some new - there needs to be special considerations to allow a pathway to commercialization. The technology is so new that no market has yet deployed it at scale. This gives US floating offshore wind developers a challenge,...

Minimizing the dynamic effects of wind in solar plants through tracker wind design
MINIMIZING THE DYNAMIC EFFECTS OF WIND IN SOLAR PLANTS THROUGH TRACKER WIND DESIGN
Join our pv magazine webinar, in partnership with Soltec, for solutions to prepare again extreme wind loads, through an exploration of the aeroelastic effects in tracker design analysis, including real case studies. As studies have shown, certain wind-design code standards applied to solar trackers ...

Smart cities and the utilities that enable them
SMART CITIES AND THE UTILITIES THAT ENABLE THEM
Our recent session on the roles utilities can play in creating smart cities offered insight from the front-runners in smart-city development.Previously we unpacked how rapid digitalisation is impacting the grid, as well as the architecture, energy and intelligence needed to make it work in a more co...

Renewables vs. Coal
RENEWABLES VS. COAL
Does coal have a place in Southern Africa's future energy mix? Listen to the engaging debate around a question at the heart of Africa's industrial economic growth.Should investors be putting money into coal mines? Can coal and renewable energy be complementary? Is clean coal a reality? Is renewable ...

Green Conversations: Headquarters of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
GREEN CONVERSATIONS: HEADQUARTERS OF MINISTRY OF NEW AND RENEWABLE ENERGY
The headquarters of the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy – Atal Akshaya Urja Bhawan is designed to be a Net-Zero energy building. A combination of climate responsive architecture with energy efficient technology helps this building achieve the Net-Zero energy goal. Currently under construction, ...

The next billion’ renewable energy user opportunity
THE NEXT BILLION’ RENEWABLE ENERGY USER OPPORTUNITY
Without a doubt, catering to more than a billion people that currently have no access to electricity is the largest opportunity for the renewable energy industry. As there is no existing infrastructure, high-tech renewable + storage, off-grid systems can be designed from scratch to optimize both eff...

Assessing Wind Energy Potential with the New Global Wind Atlas
ASSESSING WIND ENERGY POTENTIAL WITH THE NEW GLOBAL WIND ATLAS
The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), hosted this webinar on Assessing Wind Energy Potential with the New Global Wind Atlas. The webinar provided an overview, a demonstration and technic...

Practical Strategies for Closing More Residential Solar Sales
PRACTICAL STRATEGIES FOR CLOSING MORE RESIDENTIAL SOLAR SALES
Have you ever met with the ideal solar prospect and been confident the deal would close but it didn’t? Are you interested in learning specific strategies that can be quickly applied to help you improve your closing rate on residential solar sales? If so, we have advice on best practices from exper...

Solar ITC Stepdown Forecast and Strategy: The Path Forward for Supply and Demand
SOLAR ITC STEPDOWN FORECAST AND STRATEGY: THE PATH FORWARD FOR SUPPLY AND DEMAND
With the investment tax credit step down beginning in 2020, utility-scale solar developers in the U.S. have begun to solidify their strategy on how to take advantage of the maximum amount of the ITC possible. Colin Smith, senior analyst for U.S. solar at WoodMackenzie Power & Renewables will share t...

Enabling Energy Storage for Commercial Solar Developers and Contractors
ENABLING ENERGY STORAGE FOR COMMERCIAL SOLAR DEVELOPERS AND CONTRACTORS
Unclear economics and payback period? Integration of hardware and software too expensive? Disparate warranties? Long lead times or lack of supplier commitment? Our commercial energy storage system is designed for solar developers and contractors. Turnkey hardware paired with adaptive software that c...

Floating Solar PV - A sea of opportunities
FLOATING SOLAR PV - A SEA OF OPPORTUNITIES
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Powering your city’s operations with on-site solar energy
POWERING YOUR CITY’S OPERATIONS WITH ON-SITE SOLAR ENERGY
Cities can lead in the clean energy transition, boost the local solar market and save on electricity bills by powering their own operations with solar energy. Installing solar arrays on municipal roofs is the most visible way to set an example, but where on-site solar is not feasible, cities can sti...

What does it take to be a successful solar installer?
WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO BE A SUCCESSFUL SOLAR INSTALLER?
The solar industry’s growth has attracted many new businesses to local markets. With so many upstart competitors, how do you set yourself apart as a company? Prospective customers know you offer similar products and services – how do you win their business without competing solely on price? We spe...

Project Costs for Renewable Generation Projects in the Pacific
PROJECT COSTS FOR RENEWABLE GENERATION PROJECTS IN THE PACIFIC
Clean Energy Solutions Center and Pacific Region Infrastructure Facility (PRIF) are holding a webinar on "Project Costs for Renewable Generation Projects in the Pacific." Renewable Energy Costs in the Pacific—PRIF analyses the capital costs of large solar photovoltaic, wind,and hydro generation pro...

Using Weather and Energy Forecasting to Manage Microgrids
USING WEATHER AND ENERGY FORECASTING TO MANAGE MICROGRIDS
Renewable energy sources play an increasingly significant role in microgrids. That said, integrating these sources comes with significant challenges, including grid instability, variable instantaneous production, energy storage management, etc. These challenges can be overcome, however, by analyzing...

Meeting Texas’ Energy Needs as Renewable Energy Evolves and Grows
MEETING TEXAS’ ENERGY NEEDS AS RENEWABLE ENERGY EVOLVES AND GROWS
In the first segment, we will discuss approaches to NERC compliance for generator owners and operators of renewables, including regional standards impacting GOs/GOPs, tools that are available to manage NERC compliance, NERC cybersecurity standards and using managed services to maintain compliance wi...

Power generation innovations advancing the energy industry
POWER GENERATION INNOVATIONS ADVANCING THE ENERGY INDUSTRY
From electric vehicles and vehicle-to-grid technology, to microgrids and digital power plants, the pace at which the energy industry is changing is both exciting and alarming. How are power generation providers keeping up? What technologies are being developed today that are addressing an increasing...

Biomass Pretreatment Options to Diversify the Resource Base
BIOMASS PRETREATMENT OPTIONS TO DIVERSIFY THE RESOURCE BASE
An increased demand for biomass means that greater mobilisation of biomass resources will be required to meet market needs. The availability of biomass has been addressed in many studies and may be limited by various environmental, economic, logistical, technical or policy factors. The breadth of su...

How Corporations Can Embrace Distributed Energy Like Never Before
HOW CORPORATIONS CAN EMBRACE DISTRIBUTED ENERGY LIKE NEVER BEFORE
Distributed energy is an increasingly valuable player for any sustainable company that has a focus on integrating environmental and economic considerations into every aspect of the business, from supply chain management to workforce development to energy, to redefine business as usual.

Achieving a sustainable built environment: Learning from the leaders
ACHIEVING A SUSTAINABLE BUILT ENVIRONMENT: LEARNING FROM THE LEADERS
Following the publication of edie’s insight report which investigated the future of sustainable construction, this one-hour webinar brings together industry leaders and experts to discuss the various challenges and opportunities facing low-carbon, resource-efficient construction. Construction is ent...

Energy innovation: Delivering the smart grid of the future, today
ENERGY INNOVATION: DELIVERING THE SMART GRID OF THE FUTURE, TODAY
The mission is clear: we must accelerate the shift to zero-carbon energy systems in order to slash emissions and mitigate global warming. But this mission IS possible: renewable energy costs are tumbling and new approaches to energy management such as battery storage and demand response are offering...

Electrifying Transportation: Customer-Centric Utility Strategies
ELECTRIFYING TRANSPORTATION: CUSTOMER-CENTRIC UTILITY STRATEGIES
Electric Vehicles (EVs) are quickly becoming a viable alternative to traditional gasoline vehicles, and electric utilities are taking notice. When utilities take a proactive approach to customer education about electric vehicles, they can influence charging behavior in a way that works for them to p...

Sustainable built environment
SUSTAINABLE BUILT ENVIRONMENT
The one-hour webinar session explored some of the exclusive findings and best-practice case studies contained within edie’s upcoming Mission Possible sector insight report, which looked at the future of sustainability in construction.

How Massachusetts’ C&I Energy Users Can Capitalize on New Solar+Storage Incentives
HOW MASSACHUSETTS’ C&I ENERGY USERS CAN CAPITALIZE ON NEW SOLAR+STORAGE INCENTIVES
A new incentive program the Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target (SMART) program compensates behind-the-meter solar power capacity in the state. While solar incentive programs are not new to Massachusetts, the SMART program creates a new opportunity for C&I energy users to integrate solar-plus-stora...

Cracking the business model for mass market EV deployment
CRACKING THE BUSINESS MODEL FOR MASS MARKET EV DEPLOYMENT
How will the roles of conventional suppliers and new entrants evolve and interact to deliver smart charging propositions for mainstream customers? We explore developments in Europe and North America. Delivering a smart charging proposition is a very different challenge from conventional electricity...

On-site Vs. Off-site Corporate Sourcing
ON-SITE VS. OFF-SITE CORPORATE SOURCING
Corporate sourcing strategies can be classified in many different ways, including on-site and off-site, and combinations of the two. This webinar will look at on-site corporate sourcing in particular, whether self-owned and self-invested, leased, an on-site PPA or a near-site direct wire PPA. Land a...

Recapping the Australian Utility-scale Solar Market and O&M Best Practices for Optimum Performance
RECAPPING THE AUSTRALIAN UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR MARKET AND O&M BEST PRACTICES FOR OPTIMUM PERFORMANCE
It is not a secret that the Australian solar market is growing by leaps and bounds; 81% of the top 35 operational projects were connected to the grid only in the year 2018. Now is the right time to take stock of how the market has developed, and plan ahead to ensure the long-term success and bankabi...

FINANCING AND INCENTIVES TO FOSTER ZERO NET ENERGY
FINANCING AND INCENTIVES TO FOSTER ZERO NET ENERGY
The final installment of our Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Webinar Series showcased financing products and incentive programs for energy efficiency and renewable technologies available to support ZNE projects. This webinar correlates with technologies presented in past presentations in the series.

How to Manage Credit Risk for Investments in Renewable Energy Sector During Expected and Unexpected Times
HOW TO MANAGE CREDIT RISK FOR INVESTMENTS IN RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR DURING EXPECTED AND UNEXPECTED TIMES
Investors in the renewable sector need to make smart investment and portfolio management decisions in a very competitive market. Recent natural disasters are reminders of the importance of renewable energy investments to support economic growth and sustainability. During this webinar, we will explor...

Maximize Your Solar Investment by Adding Battery Energy Storage
MAXIMIZE YOUR SOLAR INVESTMENT BY ADDING BATTERY ENERGY STORAGE
The installation of battery energy storage in behind-the-meter applications is poised for exponential growth over the next few years. Batteries can be combined with solar to form grid-connected microgrids meaning that these assets can be used for economic benefit when the grid is operating and then ...

Quality Solar Power
QUALITY SOLAR POWER
This presentation is about what power quality issues arise in solar arrays and how to tackle them. Join us to learn what these issues are, and why they occur. We will also discuss the best troubleshooting techniques and tools to use. We will show you how to take the guess work out of power quality i...

Simplifying the Economics of C&I Solar-Plus-Storage
SIMPLIFYING THE ECONOMICS OF C&I SOLAR-PLUS-STORAGE
Combining solar power and energy storage technology is becoming an increasingly attractive approach to help commercial and industrial (C&I) energy users reduce energy spend. In fact, many C&I energy users have access to financing options that provide access to this technology without making an upfro...

Understanding Your Options for No-Cost Energy Projects
UNDERSTANDING YOUR OPTIONS FOR NO-COST ENERGY PROJECTS
For large commercial and industrial (C&I) energy users, distributed energy resources (DERs) such as on-site generation and energy storage can deliver hundreds of thousands of dollars in annual value through energy cost savings and earnings through demand response and other incentive programs.

The New Renewables & Wind and Solar Energy Prices
THE NEW RENEWABLES & WIND AND SOLAR ENERGY PRICES
In this webinar Mark Whistler, Product Marketing Manager here at Signal dives into the news stories that are trending within the renewable energy sector. Which organisations within the sector are getting the most media coverage. What news is impacting the wind and solar power companies in particular...

EXAMINES HOW TO MAKE RENEWABLE ENERGY HAPPEN IN DATA CENTERS
EXAMINES HOW TO MAKE RENEWABLE ENERGY HAPPEN IN DATA CENTERS
Just about every motivational video on the Internet contains some version of the line “If you want it to happen, then get up and make it happen.” And that’s for good reason. A sense of urgency, focus and determination can often drive a project through all obstacles to reach the goal. RagingWire is l...

Increasing Production & Revenues of Utility-Scale Solar Installations with DC-Coupled Solar+Storage
INCREASING PRODUCTION & REVENUES OF UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR INSTALLATIONS WITH DC-COUPLED SOLAR+STORAGE
Adding DC-coupled solar plus storage to existing or new utility scale solar plants can maximize project economics by reducing energy storage installation costs, increasing energy production through clipping recapture and low voltage harvest as well as being eligible for valuable tax incentives. ...

Increase the durability of solar structures with the latest generation of steels
INCREASE THE DURABILITY OF SOLAR STRUCTURES WITH THE LATEST GENERATION OF STEELS
Discover how to improve protection against corrosion, to reduce maintenance costs, and improve profitability. Steel is an important material in the PV industry, especially in ground mounted utility scale plants. Its selection is driving strength & robustness while its protective coating is driving d...

Is the Caribbean energy sector more resilient
IS THE CARIBBEAN ENERGY SECTOR MORE RESILIENT
It has been a year since Maria and Irma devastated parts of the Caribbean. Some of the hardest hit islands are still recovering. Against the backdrop of the 10th Caribbean Renewable Energy Forum, New Energy Events hosted a webinar on October 4, convening experts from the region to assess the realiti...

CREATING ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAMS THAT BETTER SERVE HISPANIC HOUSEHOLDS
CREATING ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAMS THAT BETTER SERVE HISPANIC HOUSEHOLDS
The views and opinions expressed by outside panelists during this webinar do not necessarily represent the official views or opinions of the Center for Sustainable Energy. This webinar presents the results of two pioneering California Energy Commission-funded research studies that explore social, cu...

Reducing Solar Performance Uncertainty
REDUCING SOLAR PERFORMANCE UNCERTAINTY
The uncertainty of solar performance is a constant source for snide remarks by opponents of renewable energy. But it is also a fact that hounds developers of utility scale PV projects, and especially in the pre-construction period when financing is being secured it is necessary to reduce project unc...

Reducing Costs with Smart Maintenance in Solar Asset Management
REDUCING COSTS WITH SMART MAINTENANCE IN SOLAR ASSET MANAGEMENT
The pressure on owners and operators of large PV projects to enhance the output and to reduce the cost of operations and maintenance has never been greater. Our first of three free webinars with global weather measurement and resource assessment provider Vaisala will give you practical ideas for imp...

Renewables Investment in 2017
RENEWABLES INVESTMENT IN 2017
With over $45 billion in U.S. renewables investment last year, renewable energy remains a major economic driver stimulating job growth and development throughout the country. On this member-only webinar, investors will provide perspectives on how recent policy uncertainty is affecting capital flows,...

Merchant Renewable Power
MERCHANT RENEWABLE POWER
The State of the Industry Webinar, a quarterly series moderated by ACORE and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, offers the latest intelligence and analysis on renewable energy markets, finance, and policy. As renewable energy projects confront increasing competition for buyers and shorter contract terms,...

Caribbean Clean Energy: Which Markets to Watch in 2019
CARIBBEAN CLEAN ENERGY: WHICH MARKETS TO WATCH IN 2019
Will 2019 be a breakthrough year for investment in clean, resilient energy in the Caribbean? In this interactive webinar, leading investors and developers will explore which markets show greatest promise for the development of the next generation of energy projects across the region.

Launch of the IRENA Global Atlas - Bioenergy Simulator
LAUNCH OF THE IRENA GLOBAL ATLAS - BIOENERGY SIMULATOR
Developed by IRENA, in partnership with the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology and Valbiom, the bioenergy simulator provides users the ability to estimate the potential yields of bioenergy produced anywhere in the world. This new renewable energy simulator can now be accessed free via the Gl...

IRENA Sustainable Energy Marketplace: Promoting Renewable Energy Investments in Developing Countries
IRENA SUSTAINABLE ENERGY MARKETPLACE: PROMOTING RENEWABLE ENERGY INVESTMENTS IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
This webinar is specifically tailored for investors and financiers, both public and private, who are interested in finding more opportunities in renewable energy sector in developing countries. During the webinar IRENA will showcase how the marketplace works, how to identify investment opportunities...

Taking Stock of Vietnam
TAKING STOCK OF VIETNAM'S SOLAR ENERGY POTENTIAL
With the latest official decree no. 11) out, Vietnam has made steady progress on its solar energy potential. The decision stipulated the first draft of the PPA and also announced the FiTs. This webinar offered valuable insights into the newly formulated framework for PV in the country and covers: Th...

Coming of Age of Financing in Solar PV in LAC
COMING OF AGE OF FINANCING IN SOLAR PV IN LAC
Driven by auctions and enabling policies, the development of solar PV projects in Latin America has spurred over the last couple of years. The main question remains how to attract financing for these projects. The Inter-American Development Bank plays a vital role via its private arm IDB Invest, but...

Accelerating Clean Energy Innovation in India
ACCELERATING CLEAN ENERGY INNOVATION IN INDIA
The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with Mission Innovation and the India Ministry of Science and Technology, hosted this webinar on accelerating clean energy innovation in India. The webinar began with a brief overview of the Mission Innovation initiative, which aims to achieve clean ...

A Review of the Africa Solar Market
A REVIEW OF THE AFRICA SOLAR MARKET
The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with Enerdata and Infinergia, hosted this webinar on the Africa solar market. Leveraging desk research and insight from the field, Enerdata, along with its partner Infinergia, gave an overview of the solar market in Africa. On the grid side, the webi...

Will renewable energy be a mainstream power source for India
WILL RENEWABLE ENERGY BE A MAINSTREAM POWER SOURCE FOR INDIA
India's renewable energy industry is aggressively moving towards achieving the government's target of installing 175 GW capacity by 2021-22. Large-scale central and state allocations, fiscal and regulatory incentives, as well as execution support from the government through set-up of solar parks and...

What does linking renewable energy, energy access and energy efficiency really look like
WHAT DOES LINKING RENEWABLE ENERGY, ENERGY ACCESS AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY REALLY LOOK LIKE
The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21), hosted this webinar on breaking down silos and what linking renewable energy, energy access and energy efficiency really looks like. Renewable energy and energy efficiency can be ...

Clean power webinar
CLEAN POWER WEBINAR
Is the South African energy mix leaving you with a feeling of grey instead of presenting a clear black and white picture? Are you interested to hear the opinion of how and why the South African energy mix is dependent on all clean power technologies to ensure a secure and sustainable energy network?...

Increasing Energy Production & Revenues of Utility Scale Solar with DC-Coupled Energy Storage
INCREASING ENERGY PRODUCTION & REVENUES OF UTILITY SCALE SOLAR WITH DC-COUPLED ENERGY STORAGE
In this webinar, Dynapower presents the benefits of integrating DC-coupled energy storage with utility-scale solar with DC-DC converters. The DC-Coupled approach to utility-scale solar plus storage increases energy production and revenues and costs less to deploy than AC-coupled solar plus storage c...

Renewable Energy from Waste in the U.S.: Status and Trends for the Future
RENEWABLE ENERGY FROM WASTE IN THE U.S.: STATUS AND TRENDS FOR THE FUTURE
Receive a brief overview of the North American solid waste management landscape, followed by a review of how energy from waste has evolved since the 1970s. Receive an update on the status of waste-to-energy and conversion technologies including the latest information on technologies, players, and co...

Greening the Grid: Best Practices for Grid Codes for Renewable Energy Generators
GREENING THE GRID: BEST PRACTICES FOR GRID CODES FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY GENERATORS
The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with USAID and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), hosted this webinar titled Best Practices for Grid Codes for Renewable Energy Generators. The webinar is part of Greening the Grid initiative, a USAID and NREL collaboration designed to ...

Building bankable utility-scale solar PV+energy storage projects
BUILDING BANKABLE UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR PV+ENERGY STORAGE PROJECTS
With declining costs, and increasing amounts of solar+storage added to electrical grids across the globe, there is a growing need to understand how to build bankable projects. The creation of multi-use business cases is key. In this upcoming pv magazine webinar, powered by Sterling & Wilson, we will...

How to Accelerate and Scale Your Renewable Energy Plan
HOW TO ACCELERATE AND SCALE YOUR RENEWABLE ENERGY PLAN
More companies are realizing the economic opportunity in addressing climate change, such as reduced risk or cost savings. Moreover, some of these actions, such as harnessing renewable energy, directly support their brand purpose. But building and scaling a robust renewable energy program can be slow...

Utility-Scale Energy Development
UTILITY-SCALE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT
The Office of Indian Energy, in partnership with the Western Area Power Administration, hosted a webinar titled “Utility-Scale Energy Development” on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2018. In this webinar, attendees will hear about common challenges faced by tribes for utility-scale energy development, and ideas...

Patents and Standards: Key components to develop renewable energy technologies
PATENTS AND STANDARDS: KEY COMPONENTS TO DEVELOP RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES
In this webinar IRENA provides an overview of the role of patents and standards and their importance to foster the development of renewable energy technologies. How to use IRENA’s online platform, INSPIRE, to gather the latest information on patents and standards worldwide. Showcase how policy maker...

Webinar on Utility-Scale Storage: If, When, What Type, How Much, and Where
WEBINAR ON UTILITY-SCALE STORAGE: IF, WHEN, WHAT TYPE, HOW MUCH, AND WHERE
Affordable energy storage is sometimes referred to as the "holy grail" in the context of achieving high penetrations of solar and wind energy in the power system. With the costs of solar, wind and battery-based energy storage technologies declining dramatically in recent years, power sector stakehol...

Utility-Scale Microgrids: Time for a New Regulatory Compact
UTILITY-SCALE MICROGRIDS: TIME FOR A NEW REGULATORY COMPACT
Electricity regulation has remained mostly unchanged for the last 100 years. Generally speaking, states enter into “regulatory compacts” with electric utilities. Under the current model, the state grants the utility an exclusive franchise right to provide electric service to customers within a speci...

Deploying Solar + Storage Microgrids
DEPLOYING SOLAR + STORAGE MICROGRIDS
With the recent advancements in coupling solar/photovoltaic (PV) systems with energy storage, many organizations from government to hospitals are requiring interactive microgrid capability for their solar systems. The challenge? Providing reliable battery backup and energy storage capabilities for s...

Power Purchase Agreements for Grid-Aware Renewable Energy Procurement
POWER PURCHASE AGREEMENTS FOR GRID-AWARE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROCUREMENT
Power purchase agreements (PPAs) are a key mechanism that utilities use to procure variable renewable energy from independent power producers. This webinar focuses on PPA provisions that can enable wind and solar technologies to enhance grid stability and contribute to power system flexibility. Disc...

Transmission Planning for a High Renewable Energy Future
TRANSMISSION PLANNING FOR A HIGH RENEWABLE ENERGY FUTURE
The webinar provided an overview of the Texas Competitive Renewable Energy Zones (CREZ) process, including the regulatory, procedural and technical considerations that were critical to its successful implementation in Texas. The webinar also introduced a Renewable Energy Zones “Toolkit” developed th...

Technology Radar - Renewable Energy
TECHNOLOGY RADAR - RENEWABLE ENERGY
The drive towards sustainability has never been more urgent – and technology will continue to play a crucial role. But when will renewables overtake fossil fuels in the global energy mix? The Lloyd’s Register Technology Radar research programme examines the outlook for renewable energy, grid and inf...

Financing America
FINANCING AMERICA'S OFFSHORE WIND BUILDOUT
The State of the Industry Webinar, a quarterly series produced in partnership between ACORE and Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), offers the latest intelligence and analysis on renewable energy markets, finance and policy. The webinar will feature a quarterly market update and a discussion of key...

FinTech | Renewable Energy
FINTECH | RENEWABLE ENERGY
The renewable energy market, primed with unique on- and off-grid solutions, is uniquely positioned for innovation in the form of FinTech digital finance, e-payments, and e-commerce. Africa’s enthusiastic embrace of transacting via mobile money, as witnessed with the advent of platforms such as e-wal...

Developing the new leading renewable region in the world
DEVELOPING THE NEW LEADING RENEWABLE REGION IN THE WORLD
The Latin American renewable energy industry has an enormous potential for development and growth. The region is geographically perfect to develop all kind of renewable energy sources and is committed to make it happen. However, first it needs to overcome some obstacles and bring more investments in...

Introduction to the Green-e Framework for Renewable Energy Certification
INTRODUCTION TO THE GREEN-E FRAMEWORK FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY CERTIFICATION
Center for Resource Solutions recently released a new global energy certification framework that establishes the baseline criteria for new regional and country-specific Green-e standards throughout the world. The Green-e Framework for Renewable Energy Certification addresses the longstanding need fo...

How Carbon Policy Affects Renewable Energy Markets
HOW CARBON POLICY AFFECTS RENEWABLE ENERGY MARKETS
Renewable energy generation provides important greenhouse gas emissions benefits. Carbon regulations and markets, like California’s cap-and-trade program, interact with renewable energy markets, like Renewable Portfolio Standards and voluntary renewable energy purchasing, in important ways. They can...

How Much Solar Can Emerging Markets Actually Handle
HOW MUCH SOLAR CAN EMERGING MARKETS ACTUALLY HANDLE
With falling prices, new government initiatives and new business models, the opportunities for solar seem endless. However, intermittency issues and curtailment risk threaten this growth of solar energy in emerging markets and need to be addressed. In this webinar Ana Verana Lima (Bloomberg New Ener...

Is the U.S. Primed for an Offshore Wind Boom
IS THE U.S. PRIMED FOR AN OFFSHORE WIND BOOM
The State of the Industry Webinar, a quarterly series moderated by ACORE and Bloomberg New Energy Finance, offers the latest intelligence and analysis on renewable energy markets, finance, and policy. With the U.S. offshore wind industry finally starting to gain momentum after years of delay, this w...

Renewable Energy in the New Administration
RENEWABLE ENERGY IN THE NEW ADMINISTRATION
The State of the Industry Webinar, a quarterly series moderated by the American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) and Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), offers the latest intelligence and analysis on renewable energy markets, finance, and policy. This webinar will feature industry insights about...

Renewable Energy & Grid Reliability
RENEWABLE ENERGY & GRID RELIABILITY
As the Department of Energy develops its review of the electricity grid and new FERC commissioners take their seats, discussions about the effects of the changing generation mix and federal subsidies on grid reliability are coming to the forefront. Join a group of experts as we discuss the potential...

Mapping Solar Energy, Working with HERE XYZ Vector Tiles & Tangram
MAPPING SOLAR ENERGY, WORKING WITH HERE XYZ VECTOR TILES & TANGRAM
In this webinar, you will learn how to make a map that helps visualize large datasets such as solar power installations and every tree in a neighborhood. Process and manipulate geospatial data with node.js. Work with multiple HERE XYZ Spaces to work with tiled data.

Exploring the Potential for Blockchain in Renewable Energy Markets
EXPLORING THE POTENTIAL FOR BLOCKCHAIN IN RENEWABLE ENERGY MARKETS
Blockchain is an emerging and transformative technical standard for distributed ledgers, which has the potential to streamline transactions. Join us to learn about how blockchain can interact with new and existing renewable energy markets. This new technology is used to create a permanent, digital l...

Avoiding the Growing Pains of Community Solar
AVOIDING THE GROWING PAINS OF COMMUNITY SOLAR
The market for community solar is expanding, but so are the challenges. Learn the best practices for designing a community solar program from three organizations that have experienced the challenges themselves. From tackling community solar policy in Chicago, to developing programs that are effectiv...

2019 Sustainable Energy in America Factbook
2019 SUSTAINABLE ENERGY IN AMERICA FACTBOOK
Produced by Bloomberg New Energy Finance and the Business Council for Sustainable Energy, the Factbook provides new industry information and trends on the U.S. energy economy, with an in-depth look at the energy efficiency, natural gas, and renewable energy sectors as well as emerging areas such as ...

Renewable Energy Markets 101
RENEWABLE ENERGY MARKETS 101
Designed for those new to the renewable energy industry, this free webinar offers a general overview of the fundamental aspects of voluntary green power markets. Attendees will receive a detailed introduction to key market characteristics, including historical market trends and the most up-to-date d...

Powering Renewables: Women in Solar Energy
POWERING RENEWABLES: WOMEN IN SOLAR ENERGY
The International Solar Energy Society envisions a world with 100% renewable energy for everyone used wisely and efficiently and one of the biggest steps towards achieving this goal is the empowerment of women working in solar research, development and the solar industries. As the largest internatio...

Dispelling the Myths: Renewables in the Grid
DISPELLING THE MYTHS: RENEWABLES IN THE GRID
In December 2018, the International Solar Energy Society launched its latest publication Dispelling the Myths - Renewables in the Grid: a set of eight infographics dispelling the most commonly claimed myths about renewable energy integration. When discussing renewable energy, knowledge is key, espec...

Development of Bankable Geothermal Power Projects
DEVELOPMENT OF BANKABLE GEOTHERMAL POWER PROJECTS
The upcoming IRENA webinar on the development of bankable geothermal power projects will discuss the challenges and opportunities in the development of bankable geothermal power projects. Experts in the field will discuss best practices to assist project developers in developing bankable geothermal ...

100% Renewables: Pipe Dream or Reality
100% RENEWABLES: PIPE DREAM OR REALITY
The Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21), hosted this webinar on the launch of REN21’s newest report: Renewables Global Futures Report: Great Debates Towards 100% Renewable Energy. To achieve a clean energy transition the...

Investing in Renewables - Escaping Commoditization
INVESTING IN RENEWABLES - ESCAPING COMMODITIZATION
With the global installed renewable energy capacity expected to more than double by 2040, it is certain that renewables will be leading the transition to a sustainable energy system in the future. There has been tremendous growth in the production and adaption of renewables, fostered by the increasi...

Wind & Solar Systems
WIND & SOLAR SYSTEMS
Join HOMER Energy CEO Dr. Peter Lilienthal and Alex De Broe, CEO of Xant Wind Power to examine HOMER Pro use cases combining wind and solar, which are often complimentary in hybrid renewable distributed energy systems. XANT is a manufacturer of midsize (50-500kW) turbines for the microgrid and off-g...

Would Budget 2019 empower the energy sector
WOULD BUDGET 2019 EMPOWER THE ENERGY SECTOR
Climate change, renewable energy, clean energy are the key areas of focus of every government in the world including India. The energy sector needs to wait and watch for the budget day to reveal what is in the store for them. Let’s walk through some of the key expectations from the energy sector bef...

Tax Reform & Renewable Energy
TAX REFORM & RENEWABLE ENERGY
As a reader of this blog, you are eligible to attend this program at half off. As long as you use the links below. Our panel will review the application and impact of tax reform on the renewable energy sector. The panel will discuss new tax law changes impacting renewable energy and provide planning...

Applying artificial intelligence to energy challenges
APPLYING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO ENERGY CHALLENGES
Innovation comes in waves. You need to catch the right one at the right time, and now is the time for the artificial intelligence (AI). Energy sector investments in big data and AI have ballooned by a factor of 10 in 2017. The energy market is facing completely new challenges, and many of them can b...

100% Renewable Energy: A reality across the world
100% RENEWABLE ENERGY: A REALITY ACROSS THE WORLD
Converting our energy system towards 100% renewable energy is about more than replacing fossil fuel with sun and wind as new energy sources. The true transformation starts in the fundamental way our energy system is structured. This webinar outlines opportunities, strategies and presents case studie...

Development of Bankable Renewable Energy Mini-grid Projects
DEVELOPMENT OF BANKABLE RENEWABLE ENERGY MINI-GRID PROJECTS
You are invited to participate to a unique one-hour webinar to learn more about how renewable energy mini/micro grid projects can be developed and be financed with a panel of IRENA and industry experts. Learn and obtain at no cost practical tools to start your project. The IRENA Project Navigator is...

Solar Power: A Webinar on Renewable Energy
SOLAR POWER: A WEBINAR ON RENEWABLE ENERGY
Organized by Health Care Without Harm – Asia, Global Green and Healthy Hospitals is pleased to present this webinar on solar power in the healthcare sector. Join us and our speakers from the United States, India and the Philippines who will share their expertise and experience on employing solar ene...

Building Markets: Energy Storage in Massachusetts and Offshore Wind in Rhode Island
BUILDING MARKETS: ENERGY STORAGE IN MASSACHUSETTS AND OFFSHORE WIND IN RHODE ISLAND
This webinar highlighted two winning programs from CESA’s 2018 State Leadership in Clean Energy Awards: Massachusetts’ Advancing Commonwealth Energy Storage (ACES) Program, and Rhode Island’s Block Island Offshore Wind Farm.

New York State Offshore Wind Public Webinar
NEW YORK STATE OFFSHORE WIND PUBLIC WEBINAR
The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) hosted a public webinar to provide the latest updates on the development of offshore wind in New York State. This webinar covered Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Green New Deal announcements, including $200 million of investments in p...

Best Practices in Solar Planning and Zoning
BEST PRACTICES IN SOLAR PLANNING AND ZONING
This webinar addresses best practices for including solar in land use plans and your community’s zoning ordinance.

2019 Indiana Renewable Energy Day Training
2019 INDIANA RENEWABLE ENERGY DAY TRAINING
Solar United Neighbors of Indiana will be participating in an in-person Renewable Energy Day at the Indiana Statehouse on March 6th 2019. This webinar is an orientation for that event, and covers best-practices and techniques for lobbying your elected officials on solar energy.

Simplify your solar installations with SunModo
SIMPLIFY YOUR SOLAR INSTALLATIONS WITH SUNMODO'S NEW ROOF MOUNTS
Professional solar installation just became easier with SunModo's latest innovations in solar mounting system. Attend this webinar to learn our new roof mounts including EZ3 Roof Mount, EZ Standing Seam Clamp, EZ Metal Deck Mount, and commercial flat roof attachments.

Wind farm best practices webinar series - Operating maintaining wind farms
WIND FARM BEST PRACTICES WEBINAR SERIES - OPERATING MAINTAINING WIND FARMS
Controlling the generation, enhancement and distribution of wind power requires rapid processing and dissemination of data to operators at the local site and at distant operation centers. Learn how to utilize available control and management systems to give wind farm operators real-time data to make...

Tunisia: solar market status update
TUNISIA: SOLAR MARKET STATUS UPDATE
In 2009, the Tunisian government adopted “Plan Solaire Tunisien” or Tunisia Solar Plan to achieve 4.7 GW of renewable energy capacity by 2030 which includes the use of solar photovoltaic systems, solar water heating systems and solar concentrated power units, implemented by STEG.

How to charge an EV with PV surplus energy
HOW TO CHARGE AN EV WITH PV SURPLUS ENERGY
In our webinar we talk about the optimal use of PV surplus for stepless charging of your EV. You will get to know different ways how to load your EV as efficiently as possible and thus increase your self-consumption ratio.

Zero energy What’s the hold up?
ZERO ENERGY WHAT’S THE HOLD UP?
In this webinar we looked at how water businesses can become more efficient and reduce their carbon footprint, lowering water bills and making happier customers.

Renewable Heating Solutions
RENEWABLE HEATING SOLUTIONS
Ever considered generating your own renewable heat? Technology like biomass boilers, ground source heat pumps and solar thermal systems can help reduce your bills, give you a warmer home and cut your carbon footprint.

An introduction to energy storage for commercial and industrial property owners
AN INTRODUCTION TO ENERGY STORAGE FOR COMMERCIAL AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY OWNERS
Many C&I property owners have realised the value of rooftop solar PV for their buildings, several reporting large energy and demand savings. With the rapid reduction of costs in solar technology, solar PV has has become a great business case for C&I property owners.

​Lifecycle Of Renewable Energy Project Development
​LIFECYCLE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY PROJECT DEVELOPMENT
As the energy market evolves from large centralized systems to more decentralized networks comprised of cleaner, lower carbon and renewable sources, development of renewables projects such as wind and solar are a key focus. As part of these projects, renewable project owners and developers need to e...

Is a community solar garden subscription right for your local government?
IS A COMMUNITY SOLAR GARDEN SUBSCRIPTION RIGHT FOR YOUR LOCAL GOVERNMENT?
Community Solar Gardens can be an excellent opportunity for cities, counties, and other local governments to get involved in solar energy and engage community members.

Community Solar for Massachusetts Schools
COMMUNITY SOLAR FOR MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOLS
This recorded webinar, hosted by Community Green Energy’s Mike Erickson, covers how Massachusetts schools can utilize community solar to achieve their energy and economic goals while sharing these same benefits with members of the community.

A Cost-Benefit Look at Renewable Energy Standards
A COST-BENEFIT LOOK AT RENEWABLE ENERGY STANDARDS
State renewable energy mandates, also called renewable portfolio standards (RPS), are helping to drive substantial increases in renewable energy production. As the share of electricity produced by renewable sources rises, many are interested in the effect that these policies are having on retail ele...

Making the most of solar energy in Scotland
MAKING THE MOST OF SOLAR ENERGY IN SCOTLAND
Ever thought about using energy from the sun to power or heat your home? Watch our free webinar to find out all you need to know about solar energy. We’ll cover: o Types of solar technology Solar photovoltaic (PV) panels capture the sun’s energy and convert it into electricity a cheaper, carbon-free...

Renewable desalination
RENEWABLE DESALINATION
In this webinar, our expert panelists will provide you with key insights into the progress of renewable desalination.

Explaining recent renewable energy auction outcomes in Europe
EXPLAINING RECENT RENEWABLE ENERGY AUCTION OUTCOMES IN EUROPE
Recent record-low auction prices for renewables in Europe have made the news. But what is behind them and why are there such differences between countries? This webinar analyses and compares recent auction outcomes for PV, wind onshore and wind offshore in different European Member States and discus...

Pedestrian Wind Comfort Assessment for Master Planning
PEDESTRIAN WIND COMFORT ASSESSMENT FOR MASTER PLANNING
Whether you’re designing a new building or planning a whole urban area in a sprawling cityscape, evaluating wind comfort at pedestrian level is imperative for your project’s success and safety.

Wind Energy Stakeholder Committee Lessons Learned
WIND ENERGY STAKEHOLDER COMMITTEE LESSONS LEARNED
This is Wind Works Michigan's webinar from 2-14-18 on the Wind Energy Stakeholder Committee's (WESC) Lessons Learned Report.

Blockchain applications for the solar energy industry
BLOCKCHAIN APPLICATIONS FOR THE SOLAR ENERGY INDUSTRY
Towards the end of 2017, blockchain seemed to be universally hailed as the solution for nearly every problem the energy industry ever faced. By 2018, the industry was forced to face reality and blockchain technology had to grow up fast. It led to quite some disillusionment; markets crashed, a shake-...

Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) – The future of energy and carbon reporting
STREAMLINED ENERGY AND CARBON REPORTING (SECR) – THE FUTURE OF ENERGY AND CARBON REPORTING
The UK Government has now announced plans for the new Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) regulations which will take effect in 2019.

The State of Corporate Renewable Energy Sourcing
THE STATE OF CORPORATE RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCING
Renewable energy sourcing is a complex process that takes time, stakeholder alignment and much planning. The second annual Smart Energy Decisions Renewable Energy Sourcing Survey featuring responses from 113 billion dollar organizations helps decouple all stage of the sourcing journey.

Thermal Management Solutions for Directed Energy Applications
THERMAL MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS FOR DIRECTED ENERGY APPLICATIONS
Directed Energy is an emerging technology that is being utilized in a variety of military and other applications. These high powered devices demand superior thermal management that operates effectively and reliably in ever decreasing foot print areas. Not only do these systems need to maintain a s...

Scottish Home Renewables: Funding and Support
SCOTTISH HOME RENEWABLES: FUNDING AND SUPPORT
Switching to renewables and improving your home’s efficiency can lower your bills and cut your carbon footprint and there’s plenty of funding and support available in Scotland to help you.

Corporate Renewable Energy Buyers’ Principles with WRI
CORPORATE RENEWABLE ENERGY BUYERS’ PRINCIPLES WITH WRI
Webinar on corporate renewable energy buyers’ principles hosted by the Minnesota Sustainable Growth Coalition and World Resources Institute.

Progress in Deploying Advanced Clean Energy Technology
PROGRESS IN DEPLOYING ADVANCED CLEAN ENERGY TECHNOLOGY
An all-of-the-above approach is needed to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions and meet mid-century climate goals. NET Power recently fired up a zero-emission natural gas plant near Houston, Texas. And Empire Wind is looking to deploy offshore wind turbines in the Northeast. This webinar wi...

Upgrading the Distribution System to Integrate Distributed Energy Resources
UPGRADING THE DISTRIBUTION SYSTEM TO INTEGRATE DISTRIBUTED ENERGY RESOURCES
Learn about the distribution system upgrades required for integrating distributed energy resources (DER) onto distribution systems while maintaining or improving reliability, voltage, and power quality. After briefly reviewing impacts and costs associated with interconnecting DER observed by a broad...

Tracking Clean Energy Progress 2018
TRACKING CLEAN ENERGY PROGRESS 2018
The IEA’s newly-enhanced Tracking Clean Energy Progress (TCEP) provides a comprehensive and rigorous assessment of a full range of energy technologies and sectors that are critical in a global clean-energy transition. It includes the most up-to-date information for where technologies are today and w...

nuclear energy technology roadmap, 29 January 2015
NUCLEAR ENERGY TECHNOLOGY ROADMAP, 29 JANUARY 2015
This webinar was held on 29 January 2015 in order to disseminate the findings from the 2015 IEA/NEA Technology Roadmap: Nuclear Energy. Prepared jointly by the OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA) and the International Energy Agency (IEA), this Roadmap outlines the current status of nuclear technology d...

Waste Incineration: A Dirty Secret in How States Define Renewable Energy
WASTE INCINERATION: A DIRTY SECRET IN HOW STATES DEFINE RENEWABLE ENERGY
The Institute for Local Self-Reliance invites clean energy advocates and communities fighting waste incinerators to join a webinar exploring our latest report on the economic and environmental impacts of power-generating waste incinerators.

Corporate Renewable Energy transition in China
CORPORATE RENEWABLE ENERGY TRANSITION IN CHINA
The corporate world is the end consumer of almost 60% of all the energy produced in the world, making it a vital link in the global energy transition.

Market pull - Revenue support for ocean energy
MARKET PULL - REVENUE SUPPORT FOR OCEAN ENERGY
Revenue support schemes have proved extremely successful at driving innovation, lowering costs and creating markets for renewable energy technologies. By incentivizing production, revenue support can make the business case for the best performing technologies stack up. It drives investment by reduci...

Solar Power and Grid Integration
SOLAR POWER AND GRID INTEGRATION
The Solar Power and Grid Integration webinar provide an overview of solar technology, solar policies, and related economic factors. It also explores the challenges and opportunities for businesses and local governments.

Greening the Grid Webinar: Implementing Wind and Solar Power Forecasting
GREENING THE GRID WEBINAR: IMPLEMENTING WIND AND SOLAR POWER FORECASTING
On April 21, 2016, USAID and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), in partnership with the Clean Energy Solutions Center, hosted a webinar on Implementing Wind and Solar Power Forecasting. This webinar is part of the GreeningTheGrid.org toolkit, a USAID and NREL collaboration designed to ...

New York State Offshore Wind Public
NEW YORK STATE OFFSHORE WIND PUBLIC
NYSERDA hosted a public webinar to provide the latest updates on the State’s plans for offshore wind development.

The Future of Renewable Energy in Mexico
THE FUTURE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY IN MEXICO
2015 is shaping up to be Mexico’s energy year. Yet with much of the international attention focused on oil and gas, it is easy to overlook the potential of the nation’s renewables sector. With an abundance of wind, solar, and geothermal resources, Mexico could be leading the region in renewable ener...

Tunisia Renewable Energy Framework
TUNISIA RENEWABLE ENERGY FRAMEWORK
The Government of Tunisia has announced ambitious renewable energy (RE) policy targets of 1,000 MW by 2020 and 2,500 MW by 2025. The corresponding legal framework has been described within Renewable energy law n°2015-12 adopted on May 11, 2015; completed by decree 2016-1123, adopted August 24, 2016....

Fronius single-phase solution for energy and storage management (AUS)
FRONIUS SINGLE-PHASE SOLUTION FOR ENERGY AND STORAGE MANAGEMENT (AUS)
This webinar concentrates on energy and storage management for PV systems with particular emphasis on single-phase solutions. Fronius Australia technical specialists Marcus Funken and Balaji Ganesan discuss the advantages of Fronius single phase solutions.

The Truth about Nuclear Energy with Gwyneth Cravens
THE TRUTH ABOUT NUCLEAR ENERGY WITH GWYNETH CRAVENS
Gwyneth Cravens, author of Power to Save the World: The Truth about Nuclear Energy, spoke Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 in the Mitchell Auditorium on The College of St. Scholastica campus. The title of her speech was “The Truth about Nuclear Energy.”

Eliminating Currency Risks in the African Off Grid Solar Sector
ELIMINATING CURRENCY RISKS IN THE AFRICAN OFF GRID SOLAR SECTOR
Currency risk is a major issue to consider for investors, lenders, and businesses active in the off-grid solar industry in Africa. In this webinar, SunFunder, TCX/MFX and BBox will offer their views on the viability and availability of local currency funding solutions for the sector.

Establishing foothold in the Nigerian solar PV market
ESTABLISHING FOOTHOLD IN THE NIGERIAN SOLAR PV MARKET
Two Nigerian finance specialists will take us through the characteristics and latest data of the solar PV market and outlook before diving into the topic of structuring finance.

The Solar Massachusetts Renewable Target SMART Program
THE SOLAR MASSACHUSETTS RENEWABLE TARGET SMART PROGRAM
The Solar Carve-Out and SREC program within the Massachusetts RPS has led to dramatic increases in solar capacity in the Commonwealth. Last year, the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) carried out a thorough process, with considerable stakeholder input, to design a new program that ...

Webinar for Selling Renewable Energy Auction with e POWER
WEBINAR FOR SELLING RENEWABLE ENERGY AUCTION WITH E POWER
The e-POWER auction is used by many renewable generators to get them the best priced short-term PPAs. Generators also value having all their billing and settlement needs catered for, through the e-POWER service.

The Bright Future of Solar Energy
THE BRIGHT FUTURE OF SOLAR ENERGY
The price of solar electricity is now lower than the retail price of conventional electricity in many parts of Australia, and solar panels have been installed on over one million roofs across the country.

Understanding Global Renewable Energy Options for Business
UNDERSTANDING GLOBAL RENEWABLE ENERGY OPTIONS FOR BUSINESS
Find out more about the options to deliver an immediate, effective global renewable energy solution for your business in this one hour webinar. During the webinar, our panelists talk about how European Guarantees of Origin, North American Renewable Energy Certificates, and the new International REC ...

Launch of the Global Wind Atlas
LAUNCH OF THE GLOBAL WIND ATLAS
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), launched the world’s most detailed wind data resource. The Global Wind Atlas is freely available via IRENA’s Global Atlas platform and provides high-resolution wind resource data.

Integrating Variable Renewable Energy into the Grid: Key Issues and Emerging Solutions
INTEGRATING VARIABLE RENEWABLE ENERGY INTO THE GRID: KEY ISSUES AND EMERGING SOLUTIONS
This webinar reviews the challenges to integrating significant quantities of variable renewable energy to the grid as well as the emerging solutions that policymakers, regulators and grid operators have taken to integrate wind and solar and meet renewable energy targets.

Participating in the Large-scale Renewable Energy Target
PARTICIPATING IN THE LARGE-SCALE RENEWABLE ENERGY TARGET
This webinar discusses options under both schemes with a particular focus on requirements for the Large-scale Renewable Energy Target.​

Media trends related to the renewable energy sector
MEDIA TRENDS RELATED TO THE RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR
In this webinar Mark Whistler, Product Marketing Manager here at Signal dives into the news stories that are trending within the renewable energy sector.

What You Need to Know When a Home Has Solar
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW WHEN A HOME HAS SOLAR
Speaker Rob Driscoll walks you through what you need to know if you're selling or helping a client buy a home with solar panels.

2018 Clean Energy Industry Report
2018 CLEAN ENERGY INDUSTRY REPORT
NYSERDA held a public webinar on October 25, 2018, to provide an overview of the findings from the 2018 Clean Energy Industry Report and the next steps New York is taking to support clean energy workforce training.

Concentrating Solar Thermal Power with Built in Storage
CONCENTRATING SOLAR THERMAL POWER WITH BUILT IN STORAGE
Concentrating Solar Power systems, or CSP, employ large fields of mirrors to reflect the direct beams of the sun onto high-temperature receivers to power conventional steam-turbine power plants as large as 250 MWe. A number of utility-scale plants are in operation, construction or development in are...

A Systems Approach to Renewable Integration Studies
A SYSTEMS APPROACH TO RENEWABLE INTEGRATION STUDIES
We invite you to join GE’s Derek Stenclik for a presentation and live Q&A session on new methodologies for integrating renewables into the grid.

Solar Market Parity in Europe: Challenges & Opportunities
SOLAR MARKET PARITY IN EUROPE: CHALLENGES & OPPORTUNITIES
Solar Market Parity is on the horizon for several European markets such as Italy, Spain, Portugal, and others. In theory, the case for going solar is simple: if solar can survive without subsidies, then it is ready for large-scale adoption. However, the theory never fits into practice.

Multi City Renewable Energy RFI Webinar
MULTI CITY RENEWABLE ENERGY RFI WEBINAR
Mayor Martin J. Walsh today is asking renewable energy developers and other interested parties to share details on what could be the largest renewable energy project of its kind in the country.

Blade Maintenance: Observations from the Field and Practical Solutions
BLADE MAINTENANCE: OBSERVATIONS FROM THE FIELD AND PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS
Wind turbines and their blades represent a substantial investment for any renewable energy project. In this webinar, learn how our experienced blade service technicians use field knowledge to combat issues such as blade erosion and lightning damage.

Advancing renewable energy policy development and climate action
ADVANCING RENEWABLE ENERGY POLICY DEVELOPMENT AND CLIMATE ACTION
How can City data tell the real story about the renewable energy transition and inform policy development? How can cities use it to demonstrate progress and local success cases? The City of Vancouver shares its experience and ICLEI and REN21 announce several upcoming opportunities (2017/2018) for lo...

Solar Energy for Auxiliary Power in Trucks and Trailers
SOLAR ENERGY FOR AUXILIARY POWER IN TRUCKS AND TRAILERS
Interest in using solar panels for auxiliary power is growing among fleet operators as main truck batteries are often no longer able to meet the power needs of today’s trucks due to new idle-reduction legislation and increased driver comfort demands.

The Impact of Renewable Energy on Data Center Power Management
THE IMPACT OF RENEWABLE ENERGY ON DATA CENTER POWER MANAGEMENT
Our society and the digital economy are highly dependent on the 7x24 availability of information systems. Directly or indirectly, this impacts the average person, as well as businesses and government agencies at virtually every level. In today’s world, where security and energy reliability are of eq...

ENERGY STORAGE FOR RURAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING: THE MCKNIGHT LANE REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT
ENERGY STORAGE FOR RURAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING: THE MCKNIGHT LANE REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT
This webinar provides operational and economic updates on the McKnight Lane Redevelopment Project, a rural solar+storage affordable housing project that has been in operation since October 2016. The all-electric, net-zero homes demonstrate how behind-the-meter solar PV and battery storage systems ca...

US Utilities Expand Access to Renewable Energy Through Green Tariffs
US UTILITIES EXPAND ACCESS TO RENEWABLE ENERGY THROUGH GREEN TARIFFS
A webinar hosted by WRI on November 10, 2016, takes a close look at how traditional utilities in the United States are responding to consumer demand by offering large-scale renewable energy purchasing programs called “green tariffs”.

IMPORTANCE OF FLEXIBILITY AND RELIABILITY IN THE UK ENERGY MARKET
IMPORTANCE OF FLEXIBILITY AND RELIABILITY IN THE UK ENERGY MARKET
Flexible power generation plays a key role in moving toward renewable energy sources. The UK has traditionally been heavily dependent on coal but is now taking steps towards more sustainable alternatives. To speed up the transition towards renewables, the country needs to add flexible capacity in it...

Geothermal Underground Storage for Solar Applications
GEOTHERMAL UNDERGROUND STORAGE FOR SOLAR APPLICATIONS
For this month’s webinar, ISES is very happy to announce that we will be having two expert speakers on the topic of geothermal underground storage solutions for solar applications joining us from Sweden, introducing us to technologies of saving and storing solar energy underground for these cold day...

Global renewable energy solutions – a corporate case study with The Economist
GLOBAL RENEWABLE ENERGY SOLUTIONS – A CORPORATE CASE STUDY WITH THE ECONOMIST
Instruments ensuring that a corporation has 100% renewable energy consumption are now available in a fast-growing number of countries across the globe. In this webinar, The Economist will give a short presentation of their sustainability policy and why purchasing certificates for their global electr...

Solar Heating and Cooling Market and Industry Trends 2017
SOLAR HEATING AND COOLING MARKET AND INDUSTRY TRENDS 2017
This webinar highlights the key data and findings of the two most recent SHC market reports: Solar Heat Worldwide. Global Market Development and Trends in 2017 from IEA Solar Heating and Cooling Programme (IEA SHC) and Renewables 2018. Global Status Report from REN21.

Market opportunities for solar energy in Mozambique
MARKET OPPORTUNITIES FOR SOLAR ENERGY IN MOZAMBIQUE
As part of the Emerging Markets Task Force, SolarPower Europe is exploring exciting new markets for solar energy outside Europe. As the first episode of an upcoming series of webinars, we invite you to learn about market opportunities for solar energy in Mozambique from Jan Cloin, Project Manager of...

Introduction to the Local Government Solar Project Portal
INTRODUCTION TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT SOLAR PROJECT PORTAL
Join the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on April 25, 2018, 1:00-2:00 pm (EDT) for a webinar to learn more about resources focused on municipalities developing solar photovoltaic projects! EPA is working with the Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NRE...

Solar Roofing Best Practices – Tile Roofs
SOLAR ROOFING BEST PRACTICES – TILE ROOFS
Roof penetrations are potentially a tremendous liability for solar installers, and tile roofs are notoriously difficult for PV installations. In this presentation, we discuss how to successfully install on tile roofs, follow important roofing best practices to maintain roof warranties, protect the r...

Education and Skills Needs in the Renewable Energy Sector
EDUCATION AND SKILLS NEEDS IN THE RENEWABLE ENERGY SECTOR
This webinar addresses the critical shortage of skilled personnel needed to develop, design, finance, build, operate and maintain renewable energy projects. It was hosted by the Clean Energy Solutions Center and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).

Municipal Sustainability & Energy Forum
MUNICIPAL SUSTAINABILITY & ENERGY FORUM
Regulated utilities are monopolies, protected by laws and rules that sometimes interfere with microgrid operations that are otherwise technically feasible and cost-effective. A systematic review of technological and business-plan options for microgrids is presented, in sequence from easiest to imple...

An International Collaboration to Advance the Use of Solar Resource Information
AN INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION TO ADVANCE THE USE OF SOLAR RESOURCE INFORMATION
Since the 1990’s an international group of solar resource experts has been undertaking collaborative research and developing methodologies and guidebooks to improve the understanding and prediction of solar resources for all solar energy applications.

The Local Dimension of the NDCs: 100 Renewable Energy
THE LOCAL DIMENSION OF THE NDCS: 100 RENEWABLE ENERGY
This webinar is part of the follow-up process of a successful forum organized during COP23 by the Global 100% Renewable Energy Platform together with the German Environment Agency. This forum was designed to break down silos and facilitate a dialogue on the concerted action between sub-national gove...

Offshore Wind: The Next Clean Energy Frontier
OFFSHORE WIND: THE NEXT CLEAN ENERGY FRONTIER
In this webinar entitled “Offshore Wind: The Next Clean Energy Frontier,” representatives will speak about the state of offshore wind in the United States. We have two speakers joining us to discuss the opportunities and hurdles for these new products.

Renewable Energy Sources - A Green Business Fund
RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES - A GREEN BUSINESS FUND
This webinar provides a useful overview of renewable energy options for small and medium sized businesses interested in reducing their carbon footprint.

Shifting Power from Utilities to Consumers via Solar Plus Batteries
SHIFTING POWER FROM UTILITIES TO CONSUMERS VIA SOLAR PLUS BATTERIES
The Institute for Local Self-Reliance invites clean energy advocates, electricity market regulators, utility employees, and energy democracy adherents to join a webinar exploring the technical, economic, and market implications of cost-effective combination of solar with energy storage.

Energy from Waste - Green Business Fund Technology Webinar
ENERGY FROM WASTE - GREEN BUSINESS FUND TECHNOLOGY WEBINAR
This webinar for small businesses will explain how energy from waste is recovered and generated, provide tips on how to identify opportunities within your business and discuss the next steps to take to implement a waste to energy project.

U.S. Utilities Expand Access to Renewable Energy Through Green Tariffs
U.S. UTILITIES EXPAND ACCESS TO RENEWABLE ENERGY THROUGH GREEN TARIFFS
A webinar hosted by WRI on November 10, 2016 takes a close look at how traditional utilities in the United States are responding to consumer demand by offering large-scale renewable energy purchasing programs called “green tariffs”.

NYS Offshore Wind Master Plan Webinar
NYS OFFSHORE WIND MASTER PLAN WEBINAR
NYSERDA hosted two public webinars to provide an overview of the New York State Offshore Wind Master Plan and the next steps that New York State will take to advance offshore wind energy development.

Global Renewable Energy Status and Medium-Term Outlook Until 2018
GLOBAL RENEWABLE ENERGY STATUS AND MEDIUM-TERM OUTLOOK UNTIL 2018
This webinar explores the key findings of two reports: one on the cumulative effect of steady growth in renewable energy markets, support policies, and investment over the past years and another that details renewable energy market, industry, investment, and policy development in progress worldwide....

Maintaining Grid Reliability with Increasing Penetrations of Wind and Solar Power
MAINTAINING GRID RELIABILITY WITH INCREASING PENETRATIONS OF WIND AND SOLAR POWER
As penetrations of renewable energy increase throughout the west, actions can be taken to ensure that the lights stay on. This webinar discusses the changes that are taking place, emerging challenges, and options for addressing these challenges.

Exploring Renewable Energy Integration in California
EXPLORING RENEWABLE ENERGY INTEGRATION IN CALIFORNIA
In this webinar, NREL analysts discuss several recent works regarding the integration of renewable energy into the California electricity grid.

SOLAR PLUS: PATHS TO ACCELERATING DEPLOYMENT WITH COMMUNITY CHOICE ENERGY
SOLAR PLUS: PATHS TO ACCELERATING DEPLOYMENT WITH COMMUNITY CHOICE ENERGY
This webinar introduces the white paper “State of Solar Energy in Sonoma County: Paths to Accelerate Adoption” and features energy policy consultant Chris Cone, lead author of the paper who will summarize the findings. The paper focuses on solar in a Community Choice Energy context and the degree to...

Beyond feed-in tariffs: the future of renewable energy support
BEYOND FEED-IN TARIFFS: THE FUTURE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SUPPORT
We are excited to announce the sixth webinar in our POLIMP Webinar Series, which will feature a discussion on the topic: “Beyond feed-in tariffs: the future of renewable energy support”.

What’s New in ASEAN Renewable Energy Financing
WHAT’S NEW IN ASEAN RENEWABLE ENERGY FINANCING
This webinar was organised by ACE as sneak peak into the upcoming roundtable session during the Singapore International Energy Week 2018 on 1 November 2018 about green financing in ASEAN.

Understanding and Mitigating Cybersecurity Risks in the Solar Industry
UNDERSTANDING AND MITIGATING CYBERSECURITY RISKS IN THE SOLAR INDUSTRY
The era of digitization and interconnectedness of devices has put an emphasis on the notion of cybersecurity- especially given the growing sophistication of the cyber attacks. Such measures include designing security into the Balance of System itself.

FinTech Renewable Energy
FINTECH RENEWABLE ENERGY
The renewable energy market, primed with unique on- and off-grid solutions, is uniquely positioned for innovation in the form of FinTech digital finance, e-payments, and e-commerce. Africa’s enthusiastic embrace of transacting via mobile money, as witnessed with the advent of platforms such as e-wal...

New York’s Clean Energy Standard
NEW YORK’S CLEAN ENERGY STANDARD
Last year, the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) approved the state’s bold Clean Energy Standard, which had been proposed by Governor Andrew Cuomo and then fleshed out by the PSC and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). The Clean Energy Standard will r...

Trends in renewable energy support: is the Spanish case a forerunner for the rest of the EU?
TRENDS IN RENEWABLE ENERGY SUPPORT: IS THE SPANISH CASE A FORERUNNER FOR THE REST OF THE EU?
On 12th July 2018 our power and carbon experts, Matthew Jones and Anise Ganbold, presented a live webinar shedding light on the future direction of Spanish energy policy to 2030, putting developments into the wider context of the soon to be agreed EU clean energy package.

State of Corporate Renewable Energy Procurement in the U.S.
STATE OF CORPORATE RENEWABLE ENERGY PROCUREMENT IN THE U.S.
Recent industry reports have highlighted the major impact of large customers on renewable energy growth in 2017. Large buyers have cited falling costs and stable, long-term prices as driving factors for clean energy investment. These trends point to the significant continued growth of renewable ener...

IRENA Project Navigator Webinar: Renewable Energy Mini-Grids
IRENA PROJECT NAVIGATOR WEBINAR: RENEWABLE ENERGY MINI-GRIDS
The International Renewable Energy Agency share some insights on the development of renewable energy mini-grid projects. They illustrate with guest panelists from government, civil society, and industry the Mini-grids project guidelines with case studies and discuss its impact on the bankability of ...

BL Webinar Sparking Solar Development in the States
BL WEBINAR SPARKING SOLAR DEVELOPMENT IN THE STATES
the webinar discussing solar energy development trends featuring speakers from BrownfieldListings.com, NREL, the State of Illinois and the State of Massachusetts.

Solar PV Training Program Application for Cities and Counties
SOLAR PV TRAINING PROGRAM APPLICATION FOR CITIES AND COUNTIES
This webinar reviews trends in cities using renewable energy and provides guidance on applying to NREL’s free training program for city and county staff to learn about putting solar on their facilities. Many local governments have made commitments to renewable energy but don’t know how they will mee...

California’s Renewable Energy Landscapes
CALIFORNIA’S RENEWABLE ENERGY LANDSCAPES
The Nature Conservancy’s gallery, “California’s Renewable Energy Landscapes” is a geospatial data portal that allows users to access the science, assessments, and data that The Nature Conservancy’s California Chapter has generated to support a vision for California’s transition to clean energy that ...

Transmission Planning Renewable Energy Futures and Competitive Renewable Energy Zones
TRANSMISSION PLANNING RENEWABLE ENERGY FUTURES AND COMPETITIVE RENEWABLE ENERGY ZONES
The webinar provides an overview of the competitive renewable energy zone (CREZ) process, including the regulatory, procedural and technical considerations that were critical to its successful implementation in Texas. The webinar also introduces a Renewable Energy Zones “Toolkit” that is intended to...

Finding New Synergies between Water and Energy
FINDING NEW SYNERGIES BETWEEN WATER AND ENERGY
The OAS, MIT and the Clean Energy Solutions Center will convene a webinar to spark a dialogue on ways to integrate existing proven technologies into sustainable systems that can provide access to fresh water, generate green electricity and manage renewable energy intermittency. MIT will present its ...

Economics of Energy Flexibility
ECONOMICS OF ENERGY FLEXIBILITY
Increasing volatile and decentralized power generation and a surge of absorptive capacity due to less high-power production plants seem to be inevitable characteristics of the future energy outlook. Add to this the millions of new high-draw consumption points being added to the grid in the form of e...

Accelerating the transition to a clean local energy future
ACCELERATING THE TRANSITION TO A CLEAN LOCAL ENERGY FUTURE
The sixth webinar from the Peninsula Advanced Energy Community (PAEC) Initiative was held on June 20, 2018. Justine Burt and Dr. Kristin Kuntz-Duriseti presented. The gap between the clean local energy future we need and where we are today is still wide. From late 2016 to June 2018, the PAEC Initiat...

Financing Renewable Energy Developments
FINANCING RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENTS
Please join Husch Blackwell and the Texas Renewable Energy Industries Alliance (TREIA) for the second webinar in a series of five focused on topics affecting the Texas renewable energy industry. This installment will address revenue contracts for renewable energy projects, financing types, and struc...

New Technologies in PV Solar Energy
NEW TECHNOLOGIES IN PV SOLAR ENERGY
Explore the latest in new technologies for PV solar applications, from rail-less mounting and smart micro-inverters to integrated energy storage with wireless monitoring via handheld cell phone. A step-by-step review of a typical PV solar single-line diagram will highlight key points of advancements...

Renewable Energy Feed in Policies
RENEWABLE ENERGY FEED IN POLICIES
IRENA’s webinar on Renewable Energy Feed-in Policies held on 01 November 2017, presented the different feed-in policy options that can be considered for the deployment of renewables, namely the administratively set fixed tariff, the premium option, and the competitively set tariff, highlighting the ...

The Growing Demand for Renewable Energy Among Major U.S. and Global Manufacturers
THE GROWING DEMAND FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY AMONG MAJOR U.S. AND GLOBAL MANUFACTURERS
David Gardiner and Associates hosted a discussion about how manufacturers are increasingly powering their operations with renewable energy. Our webinar on February 14, 2018, featured Rob Threlkeld, Global Manager of Renewable Energy at General Motors and Steve Skarda, Global Climate and Energy Leade...

Transforming Renewable Energy for a Competitive Edge
TRANSFORMING RENEWABLE ENERGY FOR A COMPETITIVE EDGE
Hear from GE Renewables experts to learn how you can increase business value and overcome technical challenges in the renewables industry by embracing digital transformation.

What You Need to Know to Own Your Commercial Solar Project
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TO OWN YOUR COMMERCIAL SOLAR PROJECT
In this webinar, we will cover some of the elemental features of asset ownership. This includes a review of the necessary components of the capital stack, best practices, & more. If you or your company has ever considered owning a solar project, but have not yet been ready to take the leap, this web...

Concentrating Solar Thermal Power with Built-in Storage
CONCENTRATING SOLAR THERMAL POWER WITH BUILT-IN STORAGE
Concentrating Solar Power systems, or CSP, employ large fields of mirrors to reflect the direct beams of the sun onto high-temperature receivers to power conventional steam-turbine power plants as large as 250 MWe. A number of utility-scale plants are in operation, construction or development in ar...

Discovering the OpEx of US Offshore Wind Operations and Maintenance
DISCOVERING THE OPEX OF US OFFSHORE WIND OPERATIONS AND MAINTENANCE
With one offshore wind farm in place in U.S. waters and mandates for more offshore wind from East Coast states, stakeholders are watching this market carefully to understand when new projects will come online and what their price of power will be. How O&M costs will factor into those power prices is...

Powering Big Data with Big Solar
POWERING BIG DATA WITH BIG SOLAR
Why major C&I companies are looking to utility-scale solar as a viable addition to their energy sourcing portfolios. How cost-effective utility-scale solar options can support datacenters in securing renewable supply.

Solar Academy Energy Economy and Solar Heat Perspectives and best practice
SOLAR ACADEMY ENERGY ECONOMY AND SOLAR HEAT PERSPECTIVES AND BEST PRACTICE
Sebastian Herkel Energy Scenarios- which role could solar thermal play in 2050. Martin Joly Solar district heating, from single family house scale to city scale - Methodology, Economic features and case studies

City-Utility Partnerships for a Cleaner Energy Future
CITY-UTILITY PARTNERSHIPS FOR A CLEANER ENERGY FUTURE
Expanding energy efficiency and demand-side management, adding more renewable energy, and shifting the fuel mix of the local electric grid has emerged as critical strategies for cities striving to achieve ambitious climate goals. In this webinar, the Alliance for a Sustainable Future highlights how ...

Beyond feed-in tariffs the future of renewable energy support
BEYOND FEED-IN TARIFFS THE FUTURE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SUPPORT
We are excited to announce the sixth webinar in our POLIMP Webinar Series, which will feature a discussion on the topic: “Beyond feed-in tariffs the future of renewable energy support”.

Global Mapper for Wind Power Development
GLOBAL MAPPER FOR WIND POWER DEVELOPMENT
Global Mapper is ideally suited for wind energy and other alternative energy applications. In this short presentation, we explore several simulated workflows for wind power development.

Emerging Business Models in Energy Storage Market
EMERGING BUSINESS MODELS IN ENERGY STORAGE MARKET
Distributed energy resources and distributed energy storage systems (ESS) are changing the face of power generation and distribution globally. To capture these new market opportunities, consumers need to be properly supported with financing options for ESS installations. A few business models are ex...

Energy Efficiency for Energy Access Latest Trends and Innovations
ENERGY EFFICIENCY FOR ENERGY ACCESS LATEST TRENDS AND INNOVATIONS
Foundation’s Energy Access Practitioner Network hosted this webinar on the topic of energy efficiency for energy access. The webinar focused on the latest trends and innovations in appliance efficiency and their role in increasing access to clean, reliable and low-cost energy.

The Solar Industry Business Trends to Watch for in 2018
THE SOLAR INDUSTRY BUSINESS TRENDS TO WATCH FOR IN 2018
Eagleview Recently Asked Solar Professionals Across The Industry How They’ll Be Doing Business In 2018. A Full 83% Of These Survey Respondents Plan To Improve Business Processes This Year By Investing In New Technologies. Find Out What Challenges They Face And Why They Are Investing In This Informat...

Colorado’s Low-Income Community Solar Demonstration Project
COLORADO’S LOW-INCOME COMMUNITY SOLAR DEMONSTRATION PROJECT
In 2015, the Colorado Energy Office launched the Low-Income Community Solar Demonstration Project to develop community solar projects for low-income residents. The project provides over 1 MW of electricity and serves over 300 low-income Coloradans. On this webinar, representatives from the Colorado ...

Power, renewables and energy efficiency
POWER, RENEWABLES AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY
This webinar provides the opportunity to hear from the lead authors of World Energy Outlook 2017 renewable energy analysis and to understand the key messages in this year’s report.

Fuel Cells and Renewable Portfolio Standards
FUEL CELLS AND RENEWABLE PORTFOLIO STANDARDS
This webinar explains why some states have included fuel cells in their RPS - both fuel cells that use renewably generated fuels and fuel cells that use natural gas. The webinar explores what a state needs to consider before deciding to include fuel cells, and discusses the reasons why more states a...

Bringing the Benefits of Solar to Affordable Housing: The California Nonprofit Solar Stakeholders Coalition Plan
BRINGING THE BENEFITS OF SOLAR TO AFFORDABLE HOUSING: THE CALIFORNIA NONPROFIT SOLAR STAKEHOLDERS COALITION PLAN
In this webinar, Part 1 in a two-part series hosted by Clean Energy Group’s Resilient Power Project, members of the Nonprofit Solar Stakeholders Coalition presented details from the ground-breaking proposal they compiled to guide implementation of California’s new $1 billion-dollar affordable housin...

Solar+Storage for Public and Affordable Housing
SOLAR+STORAGE FOR PUBLIC AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING
This webinar provides an overview of the technology, value proposition, and financing options for projects that pair solar with battery storage (solar+storage) for public and affordable housing. Clean Energy Group Vice President Seth Mullendore presented on how combining solar+storage can yield valu...

What Investors Want: How to Scale Up Demand for US Clean Energy and Green Bonds
WHAT INVESTORS WANT: HOW TO SCALE UP DEMAND FOR US CLEAN ENERGY AND GREEN BONDS
Clean Energy Group and Croatan Institute have released the first comprehensive study of U.S. institutional investors’ appetite for green bonds. The study, "What Investors Want: How to Scale-Up Demand for US Clean Energy and Green Bonds," provides a blueprint for growing the market for fixed-income s...

Solar Maps as Tools for Advancing Solar Energy
SOLAR MAPS AS TOOLS FOR ADVANCING SOLAR ENERGY
The Clean Energy States Alliance hosted a webinar on Solar Maps as Tools for Advancing Solar Energy. This webinar highlighted cutting-edge map-based tools that have been developed in the District of Columbia, New York, and Ohio. These maps can serve as good models for other states and communities. T...

 Innovations in Renewable Energy Finance
INNOVATIONS IN RENEWABLE ENERGY FINANCE
Clean Energy States Alliance (CESA) hosted this webinar to address new models in RE/EE finance. Attorney Stephen Pearlman, of Inglesino, Pearlman, Syciskala & Taylor, LLC, presented the Morris Model a new, innovative financing structure that allows municipalities to partner with private solar compa...