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US Auto Sales Down By 2,592,185, or 15%, Last Year

Overall, US auto sales were down by 2,592,185, or 15%, last year. Only three automakers saw their year-over-year sales increase from 2019 to 2020 — Volvo and Alfa Romeo were each up 2%, while Tesla was up 9%. Only three automakers saw their year-over-year sales increase from 2019 to 2020 – Volvo and Alfa Romeo […]

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India: New tender for deployment of 317,975 Solar Water pumps

Indian state-owned company Energy Efficiency Services Limited has invited bids to set up an aggregate 317,975 quantities of 1-10HP solar pumps across India under Component-B of the Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthan Mahaabhiyan rural solar scheme. The support programme’s Component-B is aimed at assisting farmers install standalone solar agriculture pumps to replace diesel-powered pumps. To […]

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US Energy Market Seen A Growth In PPA Rate In Year 2020

For the first time since LevelTen Energy began tracking the U.S. market, solar power purchase agreement offer prices rose in 2020, with fourth-quarter prices 11.5% higher than a year earlier. For the first time since LevelTen Energy began reporting on power purchase agreement prices in the second quarter of 2018, solar PPA offer prices rose […]

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A total 1.8GW of RE Assets in North America now under direct Management of Exus

Exus Management Partners, an independent investment and asset management firm focused on the renewable energy sector, has significantly expanded its portfolio of wind and solar assets under management for renewables investors in the United States and North America. Where local utilities and developers previously dominated, institutional and private investors have identified US renewables as an […]

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A new line of Green Energy Products introduced at CES 2021 by Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced at CES 2021 the expansion of their Wiser smart home ecosystem, furthering discussion around the Smart and Sustainable Home. “As consumers equip their homes with more connected devices, the ability to control and manage home energy consumption will be non-negotiable. […]

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Amp Energy receives USD 374 million in funding from Global Investment Farm, Carlyle Group

Global investment firm The Carlyle Group announced a strategic growth investment through a $374 million commitment to Amp Solar Group, Inc. “Amp Energy” a Canadian-based global energy transition platform. Amp Energy’s proprietary digital energy platform, Amp X, also provides a diverse portfolio of disruptive and interoperable solutions, including a state-of-the-art smart transformer, that enable real-time […]

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US Solar Industry is going to witness an Innovative PPA in 2021

Proxy generation power purchase agreements, which were first used with wind projects, manage weather-related risks by settling energy transfers based on a proxy generation index, rather than on actual metered generation. Lightsource BP has secured what’s known as a proxy generation power purchase agreement with the Capital Solutions unit of Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, […]

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