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Working Together, Small Solar Firms Compete With Big-Name Rivals — Episode 45 Of Local Energy Rules Podcast

Fast-improving technology and growing consumer interest continue to put momentum behind the clean energy transition. Unlike utilities and other industry players that have largely ignored growth opportunities as market dynamics shift, a coalition of independent solar companies is harnessing its combined power to command more influence in the marketplace.

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World’s Largest Coal Miner Launches 200 Megawatt Solar Power Tender

The solar blitzkrieg in India has now attracted the world's largest coal miner as well. Earlier this month, Solar Energy Corporation of India issued a tender on behalf of Coal India Limited for setting up two solar power projects of 100 megawatts capacity each at the planned Neemuch-Mandsaur solar power park in the state of Madhya Pradesh

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Jerry Akinsulire: The making of a maker mentor

Although he has operated MIT's nuclear research reactor and worked as an intern for a national energy laboratory, senior Olorunsola “Jerry” Akinsulire never seems happier than when he's demonstrating the use of machine tools to fellow students, soldering iron in hand. “It's very exciting helping others develop their projects and being someone people can look up to,” says Akinsulire, a double major in nuclear science and engineering and physics. As a leader in the development and soon, operation, of a new …