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Nevada Home Solar Customers May Face More Fees This Summer

A unanimous vote by Nevada's state senators will let utilities add a new fee for home solar customers while also extending the state's net metering term.

Hawaii Is About to Set a Goal to Use 100% Renewable Energy by 2045

A bill is on the governor's desk to require Hawaii to generate 100 percent renewable energy in 30 years, the most ambitious such target in the country.

North Carolina Solar Gets a Utility-Scale Boost, but Home Solar is Left Back

The state's governor extended a renewable tax credit law for North Carolina solar installations, but homeowners still can't access strong solar financing tools.

Tesla Battery Product to ‘Fundamentally Change’ How The World Uses Energy

Elon Musk has unveiled the long-awaited Tesla battery product -- Tesla Powerwall -- which promises to change the home energy storage market forever.

Renewables in China Could Supply 85% of Electricity by 2050

The world’s largest consumer of coal could undergo a dramatic shift as renewables in China pick up speed in the coming decades, according to a new report.

Why Does the Gov’t Lowball Renewable Energy Potential Every Year?

In the just-published Annual Energy Outlook from the EIA, the government has once again taken a shockingly dim view of renewable energy's potential growth.