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green hydrogen
Julian Spector

Newsletter: The physical footprint behind the hydrogen economy hype

If the world goes big on green hydrogen, it would entail a massive build-out of wind and solar.

Newsletter: The physical footprint behind the hydrogen economy hype
solar
Emma Foehringer Merchant

Yet another clean energy SPAC: Solar financier Sunlight lists on the New York Stock Exchange

It’s the first solar loan provider to go public via SPAC, joining a growing roster of clean energy companies taking that route.

Yet another clean energy SPAC: Solar financier Sunlight lists on the New York Stock Exchange
SPAC
Julian Spector

Heliogen goes SPAC to revive concentrated solar power

Will an infusion of cash help the California-based startup resuscitate this neglected technology?

Heliogen goes SPAC to revive concentrated solar power
solar
Julian Spector

Major US solar developer Cypress Creek snapped up by huge European investment firm

The deal caps a dramatic turnaround for the solar firm — and promises more growth to come.

Major US solar developer Cypress Creek snapped up by huge European investment firm
solar
Julian Spector

Newsletter: A bubbly bet on breakthrough solar tech

How quickly will a new technology revolutionize the solar industry?

Newsletter: A bubbly bet on breakthrough solar tech
polysilicon
Emma Foehringer Merchant

Solar industry is parsing the fallout from Biden sanction on key solar material

Solar analysts are split on the likely impact of the move.

Solar industry is parsing the fallout from Biden sanction on key solar material
rooftop solar
Emma Foehringer Merchant

Solo solar no more: Regional home solar installers join forces

New companies Lumio and Pineapple Energy are now poised to compete in a consolidating market.

Solo solar no more: Regional home solar installers join forces
utility-scale solar
Eric Wesoff

Solar High Rollers: A new column on the big wins and growing pains of utility-scale solar

Want to get up to speed on utility-scale solar? Our kickoff column is a digest of breaking big-solar news and market themes.

Solar High Rollers: A new column on the big wins and growing pains of utility-scale solar
microgrids
Jeff St. John

Housing developers and utilities join forces to create the next generation of microgrids

Sharing rooftop solar, batteries and grid controls between utilities and customers is a complex undertaking, but it could yield benefits greater than the sum of their parts.

Housing developers and utilities join forces to create the next generation of microgrids
solar
Julian Spector

Heliogen raises $108M for solar-powered industrial heat

The startup's machine-vision technology makes sunshine a viable alternative for carbon-intensive tasks like manufacturing steel and cement.

Heliogen raises $108M for solar-powered industrial heat