The Energy Department today announced $2.2 million for three California projects to help lower the costs of solar electricity and increase deployment nationwide.
A new report indicates photovoltaic (PV) installations continued their impressive growth in 2013, increasing 41% over 2012 to 4,751 megawatts (MW) of installed power in the United States.
Capturing solar power in space for use as energy on Earth seems farfetched. But recent developments could make this a reality in coming years.
President Obama’s plan to develop all sources of American energy is helping the U.S. fight climate change, increase energy security and create opportunities for middle class families.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded another 20 contracts to companies for biomass energy, solar energy, and wind energy technologies.
The U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI) announced the approval of two solar energy projects located near the Nevada-California border that are expected to supply 550 megawatts of renewable energy.
The Energy Department announced the 20 collegiate teams selected to compete in the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015 and unveiled the competition's location - the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California.
The Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, the worldâ€™s largest concentrating solar power plant, officially opened on February 13.
See photos and relive the best moments from the dedication events for Ivanpah, the world's largest concentrating solar power plant.
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