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May 23, 2017

Bankable or Bust: A Sad Goodbye to tenKsolar

When I think of renewable energy, and especially solar, I think of bright blue skies and puffy white clouds, verdant green hills and a crisp breeze. I think of a […]

May 23, 2017

Bankable or Bust: The Suniva Bankruptcy

In 2007, Georgia Tech spun off a made-in-America solar company named Suniva, which went on to enjoy a string of successes in raising venture capital and acquiring government incentives. However, […]

March 13, 2017

Cloudy With a Chance of Amazing

  Cloudy Climates Can’t Stop Clear Savings Electric cooperatives seeking to maneuver into or maintain a position as an energy authority to their members will invariably receive questions and concerns […]

January 8, 2017

Seismic Shifts: Co-Ops Leading Members in a Changing Landscape

Renewables in Reach for Utilities Throughout history and literature, an abiding sense of adventure perpetually draws humanity forward. The “frontier,” whether unexplored territory or untapped potential, epitomizes both danger and […]

December 5, 2016

The Future Of Solar Investment Tax Credits

Whether we predict it or not, whether we want it or not, change happens. One critical, nation-wide element on the solar energy stage that’s scheduled to change is the phasing […]

November 21, 2016

Considering Solar for Distributors: Part 2

We’re continuing our review of the important considerations a distribution cooperative or municipal organization must address when adding solar to their energy offering. Helping us again is Mark Aeilts, a […]

November 14, 2016

Considering Solar for Distributors: Part 1

As solar technologies continue to grow in sophistication and to drop in price, the incentives to join the solar revolution have never looked brighter. However, every opportunity comes at a […]