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Opinion: Serious problems with solar power

Delta Democrat-Times 13 Aug 2022
For all the millions of dollars invested in solar power in Mississippi, right now solar only produces a fraction of our total energy needs ... Take away the various subsidies, soft loans and tax credits that the state and federal government gives to solar producers, and solar ceases to look like a low cost alternative to coal, gas or nuclear.

California could lend PG&E $1.4 billion to save Diablo Canyon nuclear plant

Finger Lakes Times 13 Aug 2022
Unlike solar and wind farms, nuclear reactors can produce electricity around the clock — crucial for California and other parts of the country that increasingly face the threat of power shortages, especially on hot evenings during August and September.

Nevadans vote on party lines on anti-inflation bill

Las Vegas Review-Journal 13 Aug 2022
... Mead and Lake Powell, as well as clean energy tax credits for solar, wind and geothermal energy ... The three-year extension for public exchange subsidies and the tax credits for solar panels were inserted into the bill by Rosen and other lawmakers from clean energy producing states.

US House passes key $430 billion inflation package

The Telegraph India 13 Aug 2022
The bill, which involves major spending on climate action and healthcare, is a triumph for President Joe Biden's legislative agenda. The US House on Friday passed a major anti-inflation bill backed by President Joe Biden ... This includes through offering tax credits to producers and consumers of solar, wind and nuclear power ... White House slams China. .

TechCity cleanup to begin; new tenant announced

Daily Freeman 13 Aug 2022
Town of Ulster, N.Y ... U.S ... U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer (Tania Barricklo/Daily Freeman) ... According to its website, Zinc8 has developed an innovative battery technology that uses zinc and air as fuel to store energy produced by renewable sources such as wind and solar that can then be fed back into the grid at times of energy high demand ... U.S. Sen ... 12, 2022 ... U.S.

Three solar stocks to invest in

Moneyweek 12 Aug 2022
Solar energy has a key part to play in addressing climate change ... It is much more efficient and profitable on a unit economic basis to produce one unit of solar power rather than use traditional fossil-fuel sources ... First Solar (Nasdaq ... It has evolved to produce a fully integrated solar-plus-storage solution.

Chinese PV Industry Brief: China’s green finance market topped $2.9 billion in H1

PV Magazine 12 Aug 2022
Haitai Solar has listed shares in Beijing, ... Haitai Solar (BSE ... The company, which is recognized as a Tier 1 manufacturer by BloombergNEF, produces solar panels under its own brand ... Upon completion, it will produce 50,000 metric tons of solar-class polysilicon per year.

Aquahara, a German Solar Atmospheric Water Startup, Achieves a Product Development Milestone on Its Journey ...

Hastings Tribune 12 Aug 2022
With temperatures around 40 °C and air humidity as low as 25 % during the day, the system can produce 200 liters (50 gallons) of water per day, using 100 square meters (around 1000 square ft) of solar collectors ... System components of Aquahara's solar atmospheric water generator (Photo.

Forced labor act is last barrier to US solar rebound, claims executive

PV Magazine 12 Aug 2022
Texas-based FTC Solar said it expects a "significant rebound" in its business in the final three months of this year, if it can secure sufficient supplies of PV panels ... The UFLPA bans imports of solar panels that feature polysilicon produced by forced labor ... FTC Solar said it expects revenue of $16.5 million to $19 million in the current quarter.

Mobility + health

Your Story 12 Aug 2022
Using solar dryers to reduce agri waste. On average, India ends up wasting 30-40% of produce every year due to various reasons, an added burden on farmers. To curb some of this waste, Varun Raheja in 2019 launched Solar Food Processing Pvt Ltd, which manufactures affordable solar dryers that help farmers dry excess produce.

REC set to unveil new Alpha Pure-R solar panels

PV Magazine 12 Aug 2022
REC, a Norwegian solar panel specialist, has revealed plans to exhibit the latest PV module in its REC Alpha line at the Renewable Energy India (REI) exhibition in September ... The complex will produce solar panels, energy storage systems, electrolyzers, and fuel cells, spread out over 5,000 acres of space.

Why Solar Power Is Failing Amid Record-Breaking Heat

Oil Price 12 Aug 2022
... at least one energy sector is getting attention for its major producing potential – solar power.

Weekly renewables M&A round-up (Aug 8-12)

Renewables Now 12 Aug 2022
-- Actis buying Atha's 400-MW solar platform in India - report ... -- Exus to acquire 1 GW of solar projects in Brazil ... Indian power company JSW Energy Ltd (BOM.533148), through a wholly-owned subsidiary, is set to acquire a portfolio of 1,753 MW of wind and solar capacity from independent power producer Mytrah Energy (India) Private Limited, it said.


Victoria Advocate 12 Aug 2022
Billingsley, the company's founder, Chairman and CEO, says "I've seen estimates from the White House that this bill will almost triple the number of wind turbines in America producing clean, renewable energy over the next eight years, and I think that is very realistic.

How to watch the Perseid meteor shower

WPTV 12 Aug 2022
At its peak early Saturday morning, the Perseids produce up to 100 meteors an hour shooting across the night sky. The meteors are produced by the leftovers of the 109P/Swift-Tuttle comet.

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