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Sunrise brief: Domestic content guidance loses sight of goal to invest in American energy independence

Also on the rise: Hot topics at RE+ Southeast renewable energy conference. Electrification could cost California up to $50 billion if loads are not managed. And more.

Meta to power Idaho data center with 200 MW rPlus solar project

Developer rPlus Energies announced the signing of a long-term power purchase agreement with investor-owned utility Idaho Power to install the 200 MW Pleasant Valley Solar project in Ada County, Idaho.

Sunrise brief: California utilities commission rejects solar microgrid proposal

Also on the rise: Top PV module manufacturers by shipment volume in 2022. 50 states of solar incentives: Idaho. And more.

50 states of solar incentives: Idaho

Idaho is big on renewables but short on solar, with hydropower as its primary energy source.

Enlight Renewable Energy to go public on Nasdaq exchange

Enlight is a renewable energy developer based in Israel that has an active operational portfolio and development pipeline of 17 GW solar and wind farms plus 15.3 GWh of storage in nine countries, including 17 U.S. states.

KORE Power’s Mark 1 battery receives UL 9540A fire certification

The fire test clears the pay for the VPort battery system to be deployed in additional EV charging and energy storage applications


KORE Power raises capital from Siemens and Quanta for 6 GWh Arizona gigafactory

With initial output anticipated in late 2024, production at the KOREPlex gigafactory in Arizona is expected to double to 12 GWh of lithium-ion battery cells produced to meet expected market demand in energy storage and electric mobility applications.

Idaho utility plans to slash rooftop solar net metering 60%

An independent study found critical issues with Idaho Power’s analysis of the value of rooftop solar and says it fails to quantify important benefits of distributed solar that are known and measurable.


Solar and home battery program will aggregate 35 MWh this year

ES Solar and sonnen are leading the expansion of Rocky Mountain Power’s Wattsmart Battery Program across Utah and Idaho.

U.S. geothermal lithium offers significant potential

U.S. scientists have assessed the viability and potential supply chain impact of extracting lithium from geothermal brines, and they have reported promising results.

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