Lithium Battery Storage Solar energy has rapidly become mainstream with solar prices falling rapidly over the last few years. Solar is already cheaper than coal in a large number of countries and with the cost curve of solar energy declining, this trend is only going to accelerate. However, solar energy suffers from the problem of […]

Hanergy¬†plans to build a Thin Film Solar Factory Hanergy has been the subject of numerous speculation on how a company with meager earnings and revenue can become the most valued solar company with a crazy high market capitalization. The Hong Kong listed company did not have any competitive advantage that allowed it to earn high […]

Miami goes the California way! It is no longer news that solar energy prices have fallen to new lows around the world with the USA being no exception. Putting up a solar power plant is not a big expense anymore. You can put up a rooftop solar power plant for around $10,000 (5 kW and […]

Indian Solar Prices may rise as the government impose duties on Imports The Indian government has initiated anti dumping duty investigation on imports of solar cells and panels from Malaysia, Taiwan, and China. This was done after a petition was filed by Indian solar manufacturers seeking relief from super low priced module imports from China. […]

Lithium Taxis for Indian Corporate Customers After Ola and Uber, another major taxi operator in India making news is Lithium. As the name implies, this taxi operator only uses EVs as taxis. The company does not play in the normal taxi market but plies cars for corporate customers. EVs in India are not cost competitive […]

U.S. Renewable Market While the renewable market remains steady, droughts in the U.S. mid-west could put pressure on ethanol and bio-diesel. California voted overwhelmingly to extend the Cap and Trade program through 2030, which should help market sentiment. California provides unparalleled support for the renewable fuels industry and offers a stark contrast to the Trump […]