Director Amit Ronen sat down with the Dean of the Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Ben Vinson III, to discuss the goals of the GW Solar Institute, how the Institute contributes to the GW Community, and the future of solar energy.
Mar 12, 2014
On March 4, 2014, GW Solar Institute Director Amit Ronen traveled to Annapolis, MD to testify before the Maryland State Senate’s Finance Committee on Senate Bill 786. The bill, “Electricity-Community Renewable Energy Generating System – Pilot Program,”...
Mar 04, 2014
Director Ronen comments during a Planet Forward story on Bloomberg TV about the launch of the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System, the world's largest solar thermal plant.
Feb 27, 2014
Following a successful launch of the 2013 Solar Jobs Census, the GW Solar Institute and The Solar Foundation partnered with the Environmental and Energy Study Institute to release state specific jobs data during a Capitol Hill briefing.
Feb 11, 2014
On February 10, 2014, the 2014 Good Jobs Green Jobs Conference convened community leaders, businesses, union advocates, environmentalists, and journalists to discuss how to create and grow quality green jobs in the United States.
Feb 10, 2014
On January 27, 2014, the GW Solar Institute released the 2013 National Solar Jobs Census with our partners at The Solar Foundation. Based on a comprehensive survey of over 15,000 solar business from across the US, the 2013 Census found that the solar...
Jan 28, 2014
On January 12th, GW Solar Institute Director Amit Ronen was quoted on the front page of the LA Times as an analyst in Julie Cart's article on the future of utility-scale solar energy projects. The article discussed the financing, policy, and regulatory...
Jan 12, 2014
GW Solar Institute Director Amit Ronen delivered keynote remarks and moderated a panel comparing and contrasting renewable energy laws in the US and China during the 18th Annual US-China Legal Exchange, the longest running dialouge of legal issues...
Dec 10, 2013
Noted political news and opinion website RealClearPolitics hosted a luncheon panel in which GW Solar Institute Director Ronen discussed the nexus between renewable energy and government policies. The event, Energy Summit: Fueling America's Future,...
May 21, 2013