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Streamlining Interconnection Will Unlock Gigawatts of Renewable Energy

“If you build it, they will come.” What’s true for Iowa baseball is truer still for solar and wind. In most of the country, it’s now cheaper to build and operate new wind and solar for electricity [...]

December 21, 2021

The Value of Solar

President Biden has recently released his Energy Plan which outlines the steps he hopes the United States will take in order to mitigate the worst effects of the Climate Crisis.  While the plan is [...]

September 28, 2021

Stranded Asset Risk: The Cost of Success in The Climate Emergency

The conversation around climate change often focuses on what could happen if we fail to address the Climate Emergency,  but if we are going to remain optimistic in the pursuit of solving the [...]

August 18, 2021

California Net Energy Metering 3.0: Countdown to Concession

The California Public Utilities Commission (PUC) has been changing the rules around net energy metering (NEM), causing uncertainty in the California solar market. With limited access to reliable [...]

July 13, 2021

Power Purchase Agreements: Engineering Investment Grade Projects

When examining projects that are seeking third-party financing, such as through financed Power Purchase Agreements, it is important to understand the finance partner’s technical requirements for [...]

May 07, 2021

Power Purchase Agreements: Finance Aware From The Start

Being “Finance Aware” from the start of every project sets up developers and EPCs for an easy pivot to efficiently financing a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for their project, creating a triple [...]

May 04, 2021

Transparent Solar Panels

Solar irradiation is one of the most abundant and readily available sources of renewable energy we have available to us. The development of silicon-based solar panels allowing for the capture and [...]

March 25, 2021

The Future of the Grid: The Evolution of Energy in America

As we embrace a Federal Administration that is focused on grid modernization and the evolution of energy in America, we must start to imagine what the 21st century grid will look like. The [...]

March 11, 2021

How to Scale C&I Solar Featuring New Energy Equity's CEO: Matt Hankey

The solar industry is growing fast, and New Energy Equity is excited to be a part of making the world a better place through solar energy. New Energy Equity is now the fourth largest solar [...]

February 03, 2021

Project Spotlight: Norton Shores, MI

NORTON SHORES, MI, January 8, 2020 — New Energy Equity, along with their development partner Chart House Energy, has completed a 326 kW-DC solar development project consisting of three separate [...]

January 11, 2021