Category: Community Solar
Schneider Electric, WWF Install Solar-Storage Mini-Grids on Diminishing Islands in India’s Threatened Sundarbans

Schneider Electric, WWF Install Solar-Storage Mini-Grids on Diminishing Islands in India’s Threatened Sundarbans

The two multinational organizations are on the ground working with villagers and government to bring safe, reliable and affordable emissions-free, environmentally friendly to ...

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World Bank Spurs Kenya Off-Grid Solar Expansion with $150MM IDA Credit

World Bank Spurs Kenya Off-Grid Solar Expansion with $150MM IDA Credit

The $150 million in World Bank IDA is to be used to provide community solar mini-grids, standalone off-grid solar energy systems, solar water pumps, solar cookers and training and ...

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Spain’s TTA Builds Five 24/7 Solar-Wind Minigrids on Ghana’s Lake Volta Islands

Spain’s TTA Builds Five 24/7 Solar-Wind Minigrids on Ghana’s Lake Volta Islands

The initial five remote island renewable minigrids are enhancing lives and livelihoods as Ghana continues its drive to achieve universal electricity access by 2020.

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Institute for Transformative Technologies Looks to Spur Rural Renewable Electrification

Institute for Transformative Technologies Looks to Spur Rural Renewable Electrification

Modular, scalable and cost-effective, ITT believes its "Utility-in-a-Box" is a sustainable rural solar energy solution that can bring safe, reliable and affordable emissions-free ...

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Australia’s “Sunshine State” Issues Solar Rooftop Public Housing Tenders

Australia’s “Sunshine State” Issues Solar Rooftop Public Housing Tenders

The Queensland Dept. of Housing and Public Works is soliciting "Expressions of Interest" from qualified solar energy design, engineering and installation companies to install ...

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Public-Private Partnership Results in Low-Carbon Community Microgrid for Blue Lake Rancheria Native American Tribe

Public-Private Partnership Results in Low-Carbon Community Microgrid for Blue Lake Rancheria Native American Tribe

Joining with the Blue Lake Rancheria Tribe, Siemens, REC Solar, Tesla, the Idaho National Laboratory and Humboldt State Uiversity launched a solar PV-battery energy storage ...

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University, Industry, Community Partner to Build Solar Microgrid on Chemehuevi Tribal Reservation

University, Industry, Community Partner to Build Solar Microgrid on Chemehuevi Tribal Reservation

Project team members from the University of California, Riverside (UCR), SunPower and equipment vendors are working with tribal community members to install a 90-kW solar PV array ...

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Competition Heats Up in Kenya’s Off-Grid, Mobile Pay-Go Solar Market

Competition Heats Up in Kenya’s Off-Grid, Mobile Pay-Go Solar Market

An average 800 Kenyan households per day are signing up for d.light's new D30 off-grid solar home system.

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Solar Crowdfunding Non-Profit Wins DOE-SunShot “Solar in Your Community” Seed Funding

Solar Crowdfunding Non-Profit Wins DOE-SunShot “Solar in Your Community” Seed Funding

Innovative non-profit, community solar-focused RE-volv will use an initial $100,000 seed grant to further develop its plans to install solar PV systems for 10 local non-profits ...

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Solar-Storage Microgrids Coming to Remote WA Aboriginal Communities

Solar-Storage Microgrids Coming to Remote WA Aboriginal Communities

A solar-storage microgrid project undertaken by Energy Made Clean and Eastern Guruma Corp. will bring more reliable, efficient and affordable emissions-free power to two ...

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