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Become Solar Smart(er) with PV Training Online

Originally published in IAEI magazine online 11/4/16  by Ruth Fein Revell Where were you when _____? Most of us know exactly where we were, who we were with, and what our first thoughts were as major events of our lifetime

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Interconnection: The Key to Realizing Your Distributed Energy Policy Dream

Imagine a state that has enacted all of the policies that the public and clean energy providers have asked for: an aggressive renewable portfolio standard, a robust grid modernization plan, far-reaching shared renewables. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, people are celebrating and getting ready to build new projects — perfect, right?

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IREC and National Apartment Assn Develop Micro-Credential for Energy Efficiency

About two years ago, IREC began exploring micro-credentials as a means to supplement and, in some cases, provide an alternative to full-scope clean energy certification schemes. Through intensive discussion and research with stakeholders and credentialing partners since then, IREC has

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Thumbs Up for Illinois Proactive Action on Interconnection

While we cheer every time a new state announces opportunities for expansion of solar energy, our applause reaches a crescendo when we see a state anticipate and plan for the resulting demand from consumers. Illinois just earned a well-deserved thumbs

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Illinois Adopts Proactive Interconnection Rules

Marking an important proactive milestone in interconnection, this week Illinois made connecting to the electric grid easier – more streamlined – which translates to savings of time and costs for developers and ultimately energy consumers. “The interconnection standards that were

IREC’s National 3iAwards Presented For Innovation, Ingenuity & Inspiration in Clean Energy

September 13, 2016- Today the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) honored national award winners for the Best of 2016 in renewable energy and energy efficiency. Celebrating 23 years of recognizing exemplary people, projects and programs, this year’s winners are in

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New Board Members Reflect Broadened Scope of Independent IREC

Shannon Baker-Branstetter, energy and environment policy counsel for Consumers Union, Washington, D.C. office; Polly Shaw, vice president of NAMR external affairs at SunEdison, San Francisco; and Michael Totten, Denver-based author, speaker and 40-year advocate promoting a solar powered economy and global biodiversity protection join the IREC board broadening the scope of the its leadership base.

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IREC’s 3iForum: 30-minute Insight Sessions at SPI

For the fourth year, IREC brings some of the nation’s most involved solar thought leaders to the floor of Solar Power International 2016 to share their forecasts, innovative programs and recommendations based on best practices and cutting-edge thinking. We’ll also

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Colorado’s NREL Hosts Student Renewable Energy Summer Workshop

“It was a week filled with lots of knowledge, a focus on the future and inspiring sights to keep us hungry for more, “ said Matt Aberman, senior electrical engineering student at University of Central Florida and second year FEEDER workshop attendee.

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