GTM Solar Newsletter

BROUGHT TO YOU BY: GE Power With up to 15% extended battery life, GE’s battery-storage power system saves energy for when it’s needed most. Whether it’s raining, hailing, sleeting, or snowing, GE’s Reservoir helps keep the lights on. Learn More. TOP SOLAR NEWS FROM GTM Staff | 01.28.19 Bloomberg, Gap, …

GreenTech Media News

TOP SOLAR NEWS FROM GTM Julian Spector | 02.07.19 Sunrun Wins Big in New England Capacity Auction With Home Solar and Batteries The 20-megawatt contract is small by power plant standards, but marks a crucial proof point for the theory that clean, decentralized energy devices can deliver reliable power to …

new article – Democratizing the Grid

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this article by Daryl Roberts, which takes a deep dive into the politics of electricity delivery and how best to reconfigure current centralized utilities and grids to accommodate all the new renewable electricity sources and the rise of microgrids. This article also appeared in Alternative Energy …

A Plan for Taking Control of Public Utilities

The latest from The Next System Project A Plan for Taking Control of Public UtilitiesIn an article published today in In These Times, Next System Project research associate Johanna Bozuwa, Soulardarity executive director Jackson Koeppel and We Own It network director Liz Veazey call for the creation of a Community …

SolarCoin : A year in review: 2018 – and what lies ahead

“Ethical Markets as a media partner, endorses this cryptocurrency, SolarCoin www.solarcoin.org as the only one which rewards solar energy harvesting worldwide. Any installer of solar panels or provider of such solar electricity, when verified by third party experts, can claim SolarCoins as a reward. Thus, unlike most cryptos, SolarCoin is tethered …

Greentech Media : “Unpacking Florida Power & Light’s 30 Million Solar Promise”

“Ethical Markets recommends this highly perceptive article on financial motives behind FPL’s announcement, which smacks of efforts to manage supply of renewable energy coming online and need to re-structure its business model. Buyer beware! Let’s hope homeowners keep adding solar, while verifying and collecting their reward currency: SolarCoin  at www.solarcoin.org …

REN21 Newsletter – December 2018

A year comes to an end, a moment to look back on a year of transition and make wishes for the future! For REN21, this has been an exciting year with some major highlights: we started work on a new report series, the Renewables in Cities Global Status Report; the …

SDG Update – 11 December 2018

GUEST ARTICLES German Government Follows Up on Peers‘ Recommendations Verónica Tomei, German Council for Sustainable Development On 7 November 2018, the German Government adopted an update of the national sustainable development strategy. The strategy is Germany’s main framework for implementing the 2030 Agenda. POLICY BRIEFS SDG Knowledge Weekly: Connecting Climate …