Utility Scale Solar

Information about large-scale solar arrays typically mounted on the ground delivering electricity to high voltage transmission lines for sale to customers on a usage basis. 

Advancing Solar Technologies at the Utility Scale


Solar Panel Safety for First Responders - Part 2



Will Congress extend solar tax incentives expiring in 2016?

The 30% Investment Tax Credit (ITC) for residential and commercial solar systems will expire on December 31, 2016, after which the ITC credit drops to 10% for commercial systems and


What federal tax policies are currently in place for solar?

Two federal tax policies, the 30 percent Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and the 5-year Modified Accelerated Cost Recovery System (MACRS), have underpinned the solar industry’s rem

gw kogan

Does GW use solar power?

GW is working hard to become a leader in solar energy and has created several projects to achieve its goals.


How might comprehensive tax reform impact the solar industry?

The three most recent major tax reform proposals offered in Congress could increase solar system installation prices by as much as 58 percent as compared to the current tax regime.

Solar Tech thermal

What types of solar thermal electric technologies exist today?

Concentrated solar power (CSP) technologies convert sunlight to heat energy. Much like conventional power plants, CSP technologies then use heat energy to generate electricity.