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How Smart Contracts [Could] Simplify Clean Energy Distribution

Jennifer Runyon | May 15, 2017 On Tuesday May 9, Rocky Mountain Institute announced that ten energy companies from nine nations, including Sempra and Royal Dutch Shell, had joined the Energy Web Foundation…

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ESCO Acquires NRG Systems

PennEnergy Editorial Staff | May 12, 2017 ESCO Technologies Inc. has acquired NRG Systems, Inc. (NRG), doing business as Renewable NRG Systems, located in Hinesburg

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SoftBank, Foxconn Deliver Some of World’s Cheapest Solar in India

Anindya Upadhyay | May 15, 2017 Companies led by SoftBank Group Corp. of Japan and Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology Co. Ltd. are bringing India some of the cheapest

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What Elon Musk Can Teach Us About Investing in Clean Energy Stocks

Stephen Karmazyn | May 12, 2017 Elon Musk rarely spends more than a few days outside the news. The man is anything but low profile, often seen issuing ambitious promises o

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The Storage Scoop-up Continues: Wärtsilä Acquires Greensmith

Renewable Energy World Editors | May 15, 2017 At the storage industry matures, larger companies are starting to purchase some of the original start-ups.

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Stranded Utility Renewables — A Competitive Challenge for Early Adopters

Paul Maxwell | May 11, 2017 Figures for the deployment of utility-scale renewable energy projects in the U.S. over the past decade are truly breathtaking.

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Listen Up: Commercial PACE Financing — With Brandon Deno

The Energy Show on Renewable Energy World | May 11, 2017 PACE financing, or Property Assessed Clean Energy, started out about 10 years ago as a financing mechanism for residential solar.

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