Solar water heating is a clean, reliable and cost-effective technology that is reducing utility bills for thousands of homes and businesses. Today, Americans across the country are at work manufacturing and installing these systems that significantly reduce our dependence on imported fuels. We need smart policies to expand this fast-growing, job-producing sector.
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Solar heating and cooling technologies collect the thermal energy from the sun and use this heat to provide hot water, space heating, cooling and pool heating for residential, commercial and industrial applications. These technologies displace the need to use electricity or natural gas.
This assessment was prepared by North American Electric Reliability Corporation in its capacity as the Electric Reliability Organization1 and provides an independent view of the 10‐year reliability outlook for the North American BPS,2 while identifying trends, emerging issues, and potential risks.
SEIA and ASTM International hosts a webinar for the Solar Heating and Cooling industry stakeholders on August 9, 2012. The webinar provides an overview of the development of product standards in solar heating and cooling, specifically the heat-metering standard, and information on involvement.
This factsheet provides a list of solar power projects that are pending or have received permits by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM).
This webinar highlights how SEIA works to advance the solar heating and cooling market in the U.S. and how SEIA can benefit your company. Listen to the latest policy updates, understand how to take advantage of the many member benefits, and gain access to the growing U.S. SHC market.
This webinar helps you learn about the Army Energy Initiatives Task Force (EITF) and how your company can participate in future Army solar projects. The Army EITF was recently formed to serve as a central managing office for collaboration with the private sector to invest in cost-effective large-scale renewable energy projects and meet its goal of 25% of renewable energy by 2025.
SEIA and GTM Research released the U.S. Solar Market Insight 2011 Year-In-Review on March 12, showing a record quarter and year for U.S. solar installations. The webinar goes over the findings of the 2011 Year-In-Review and answers questions about this dynamic, rapidly changing industry.
This fact sheet highlights some statistics from a report by the University of Tennessee Howard H. Baker Center for Public Policy on federal energy incentives. The report shows that federal support for solar energy is consistent with support for traditional energy sources.
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory has published "A Historical Analysis of Investment in Solar Energy Technologies (2000-2007)." This paper explores the private and public investment in solar energy and how it has fueled industry growth.