Clean Energy Future Blog

A Way Forward for Solar Tax Policy

“Every four minutes, another American home or business goes solar” – so said President Obama during last night's State of the Union address. This incredible fact testifies to just how mainstream ... READ MORE

California’s Energy Future Gets a Little Clearer

California's energy future got a little clearer a few weeks ago with the release of an important report from research firm E3. The report, Investigating a Higher Renewables Portfolio Standard ... READ MORE

SEIA Turns 40 — Shout Out for Solar!

Today SEIA, along with the more than 1,000 member companies, celebrates the association's 40th anniversary. With over 12 years in the solar industry, I can say it is amazing ... READ MORE

Google & KKR Invest in a Second Recurrent Energy Solar Portfolio

It's been a big year for Recurrent Energy and the pace is quickening as we approach the end of the year. We're excited to be making our second announcement with ... READ MORE

Why a DG World Needs the Grid (and Utilities) More than Ever

The rapid growth of rooftop solar has fueled an important debate about the future of our electric power system. And for good reason. Affordable, onsite solar power—aka distributed generation (... READ MORE

Looking Forward to Solar Power International

The solar industry is gearing up for our big annual trade show, Solar Power International 2013 (SPI’13) to be held next week in Chicago. SPI’13 convenes a broad ... READ MORE

California’s Green Tariff Shared Renewables Bill Offers Utility Customers a Choice

Solar power has entered the mainstream in California, regularly peaking at more than 2 gigawatts (GW) of electricity per day. In the second quarter of 2013, California added an additional ... READ MORE

Flexible Grid the Key to a Clean Energy Future

This blog originally ran as a guest post on Clean Technica. I’m looking forward to speaking at Senator Reid’s National Clean Energy Summit next week in Las Vegas. ... READ MORE

40MWs of Solar Find a Home with NRG

In another exciting milestone this year for Recurrent Energy, two of our solar power projects reached commercial operation in California. The two plants contribute 40MW of additional renewable capacity towards ... READ MORE

Powering Up in Ontario

Yesterday was a big day for Recurrent Energy. We spent the evening in Ontario, Canada with Premier Kathleen Wynne and Minister of Energy Bob Chiarelli celebrating the completion of our ... READ MORE