This is your SolarWakeup for November 25th, 2015
I hope everyone enjoys their long Thanksgiving Weekend. Get outside and soak in the Sunshine away from the grind! I am thankful to each of you for reading SolarWakeup every day. The SolarWakeup family has grown to be the most read newsletter in solar and it is thanks to you. Happy Thanksgiving!
Google to buy solar power to run massive NC server farm
2 Rocky Mountain Institute:
An Innovative Business Model Makes Solar Accessible to All
Solar O&M market to surpass 390 GW by 2020, says GTM
4 Lakeland Ledger:
Solar price plan to reduce hidden subsidy for Lakeland Electric customers
Clean energy tax credits mostly go to the affluent. Is there a better way?
6 Utility Dive:
Some energy storage already cost competitive, new valuation study shows
7 ABC San Antonio:
State Sen. Rodriguez says El Paso Electric rate case 'discriminates' against solar
8 Miami Herald:
GOP lawmaker proposes plan to open solar market in Florida
Latin America Green News COP21 Edition - Latin America gears up for Paris
Have a great day!
This is your SolarWakeup for November 24th, 2015
Paris (COP21) is coming up and it’s going to be a big deal. We will be there to get the best view of all the events and talks that should shape the global climate and energy policies. We are seeing developing nations building out clean energy infrastructure, central and distributed. On Sunday night, 60 Minutes covered the distributed solar innovation around their local currency. Access to energy and economic development are clearly linked, let’s see what deal at COP21 gets inked. Are you going to Paris? Let me know.
New York to get half its electricity from renewable energy by 2030
Governor Sandoval Gambling His Vice Presidential Chances Away With Anti-Solar Record
3 Utility Dive:
Montana utility withdraws bid for residential demand charge for DER customers
Alberta’s new climate plan targets 30% renewable energy integration by 2030
Leapfrogging to Solar - Emerging Markets Outspend Rich Countries for the First Time
6 Renew Economy:
How Australia could reach 90% renewables by 2030
7 Christian Science Monitor:
What a Rwandan solar plant is teaching Africa about clean energy
8 NBC Oklahoma:
Experts say it’s only a matter of time before the “big one” shakes Oklahoma
9 Energy Collective:
Paris Can Be a Key Step
Have a great day!