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Solar microgrid helps return Great Smoky Mountains National Park land to the wild

Among the tulip trees, red oaks and Carolina silverbells of Mt. Sterling, a peak in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, stands a 60-ft communications tower. That tower’s a 3.5-mile hike through North Carolina backcountry to the nearest road, and those…


Solar installers are embracing storage and its market potential

Solar-plus-storage is a mutually beneficial marriage. The storage industry will take off with solar’s help, and more customers will go solar now with the addition of complementary storage technologies. From national companies to local contractors…


OCI Power absorbs more solar manufacturing with purchase of South Korean subsidiary of KACO new energy

KACO new energy GmbH has sold its South Korean subsidiary KACO new energy Inc. to Korean company OCI Power. The contract was signed on Jan. 15 in Seoul. With the purchase, OCI Power acquires in particular the technology and manufacturing for central in…