GTM’s Smart Grid Newsletter | Feb 22, 2013

Feb 22, 2013 EDITOR’S NOTE: With super-storms come super-big bills for strengthening and moderninzing the grid to deal with them. In the case of New Jersey utility Public Service Electric & Gas, the tab adds up to $4 billion, according to its “Energy Strong” infrastructure upgrade case it presented to …

Greentech Newsletter Jan. 11: “First Solar Goes Unsubsidized in Chile” and more

January 11, 2013   LATEST NEWS: News | Solar Projects First Solar Goes Unsubsidized in Chile Eric Wesoff – January 10, 2013 Developing solar projects with some of the highest solar irradiance in the world Perspectives | Utilities Disclaimer :  Principals of Ethical Markets are investors in First Solar Can …

Latest News Jan. 07, 2012

LATEST NEWS: News | Solar Projects SunPower’s 579 MW Solar Project Sold to MidAmerican Eric Wesoff – January 2, 2013 SunPower CEO Tom Werner on the world’s largest permitted solar PV project. News | SolarCity Deploys 156 MW in 2012, Beats Plan, Guides for 2013 Eric Wesoff – January 3, …

MiaSole Sold to China’s Hanergy for $30 Million

October 1, 2012 LATEST NEWS: News | Thin Film ——————————————————————————– Update: MiaSole Sold to China’s Hanergy for $30 Million Eric Wesoff – September 29, 2012 Another thin-film solar firm sold to China. Another VC-funded disaster? News | Solar ——————————————————————————– Solar Stat of the Day: PV Systems Installed Ten Times Faster …

SPI 2012: Solar Celebrates, Then Readies for an Attack From Consumer Reports

LATEST NEWS: News | Solar Finance & VC ——————————————————————————– SPI 2012: Solar Celebrates, Then Readies for an Attack From Consumer Reports Herman K. Trabish – September 11, 2012 PV’s biggest quarterly numbers come just ahead of accusations. News | Green Building ——————————————————————————– Honest Buildings, the LinkedIn of Energy Efficiency, Raises …

Smart Grid M&A Watch: ABB Paid $35M for Tropos

August 30, 2012 LATEST NEWS: News | Smart Grid ——————————————————————————– Smart Grid M&A Watch: ABB Paid $35M for Tropos Jeff St. John – August 29, 2012 ABB CEO Joe Hogan cites the price paid for a Silicon Valley smart grid startup with more than $30 million in VC. News | …

SolarReserve’s CEO Weighs in on CSP, Policy, Jobs, Election

Tuesday, August 28, 2012 LATEST NEWS: News | Technology ——————————————————————————– SolarReserve’s CEO Weighs in on CSP, Policy, Jobs, Election Herman K. Trabish – August 27, 2012 Solar Power Towers and the DOE Loan Program News | Policy ——————————————————————————– The Unintended Consequences of Solar’s Net Metering Fight Herman K. Trabish – …

On Wind, Obama Sees a Clean Energy Winner

August 17, 2012 LATEST NEWS: News | Wind ——————————————————————————– On Wind, Obama Sees a Clean Energy Winner Earthtechling, Pete Danko – August 16, 2012 During Wind Week, President Obama visits Iowa and the DOE releases a report on wind power in the U.S. News | Grid Storage ——————————————————————————– Can and …

Enphase IPO Today: A Newly Public Microinverter Company on the Nasdaq

March 30, 2012 LATEST NEWS: News BOS/Inverters Enphase IPO Today: A Newly Public Microinverter Company on the Nasdaq Eric Wesoff – March 30, 2012 An inflection point in the greentech and solar IPO status quo? News Other Energy The Nuclear Failure in California Could Be a Big Test for Solar …