GWSI Releases New Policy Brief on Options for Softer Solar Landings, Submits Recommendations on Energy Tax Reform at Request of Senate Finance Committee
Apr 15, 2015
On March 2, 2015, the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) and The Solar Foundation hosted a briefing on the recently released 2014 National Solar Jobs Census. The Census found that the solar industry added 31,000 jobs last year, accounting...
Mar 06, 2015
On January 26, 2015, Director Amit Ronen was quoted in an Environment & Energy Daily news story on proposals to significantly modify Hawaii’s net energy metering program for all new customers. Reflecting common arguments heard across the country,...
Feb 02, 2015
GW Solar Institute builds on the first national conference to address solar barriers unique to lower income communities, releases recommendations for policymakers
Jan 27, 2015
Solar Industry Created Over 31,000 Living Wage Jobs in 2014Solar will soon account for twice as many domestic jobs as the US coal mining industry
Jan 15, 2015
On November 18, 2014, Director Amit Ronen was featured in a Computerworld article about a Deutsche Bank’s analysis which estimated that solar installation capacity woul
Nov 21, 2014
In October, GW Solar Institute Director Amit Ronen traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada to speak at one of the world's largest solar energy conventions, Solar Power International. Since 2003, SEIA and SEPA have hosted the annual conference that attracts solar...
Nov 03, 2014
On October 27, GW Solar Institute experts were featured in a Bloomberg BNA article on solar energy becoming cost competitive with electricity generated by coal and natural gas. The article builds on Deutsche Bank expert Vishal Shah's recent research note...
Oct 27, 2014
Carl Cannon, the DC Bureau Chief for RealClearPolitics, asks GW Solar Institute Director Amit Ronen about the recent International Energy Agency (IEA) report which found that solar energy would be the largest single energy source by 2050. Director Ronen...
Oct 23, 2014
Carl Cannon of RealClearPolitics asks Director Ronen about the recent developments on the political side of solar energy, such as the support of Tea Party affiliated groups. Ronen explained that in some regions of the country there are growing tensions...
Oct 17, 2014