- Halfway There But Far From Done: SunShot Surges Ahead on Path to Affordable Solar Energy
May 18, 2016 10:35 AM
Halfway through the Energy Department’s decade-long SunShot Initiative, today we released a series of reports showing how the solar industry has progressed in the past five years, while looking forward to the challenges and opportunities it now faces. The On the Path to SunShot study series, developed with our national labs, examines the state of the solar industry, which has grown significantly in the last five years and is 70% of the way toward our goal to make solar fully cost-competitive with traditional forms of energy without incentives.Read The Full Story
- With 1 Million Solar Projects Across America, SunShot Shines On
May 3, 2016 2:30 PM
The solar industry recently passed a major milestone when the 1 millionth solar system was installed at a home or business in the United States. Find out what the SunShot Initiative has in store for the future of solar as it continues to spur job growth, economic activity, tax revenue and clean air to all Americans.Read The Full Story
November 16, 2015
September 16, 2015Energy Department Announces $102 Million to Tackle Solar Challenges, Expand Access to Clean Electricity
Energy Department announces more than $102 million in new projects and available funding to support American leadership in clean energy innovation.
August 26, 2015
May 26, 2015Energy Department Announces $32 Million to Boost Solar Workforce Training, Drive Solar Energy Innovation
Today, the Energy Department is announcing $32 million in funding to help train American workers for the solar energy workforce and to further drive down the cost of solar by developing innovative low-cost concentrating solar power collectors and increasing access to critical solar data.
January 29, 2015
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