Solar forecasting goes “EPIC”

Written by Skip Dise


Itron and Clean Power Research are embarking on the next phase of research that will lead to high-fidelity distributed solar photovoltaic (PV) forecasts, and integration of those forecasts into net load forecasts for the California Independent System Operator (ISO). Increasing … Continued

U.S. solar trends: 2015 edition

Written by Mark Liffmann


As everyone recovers from their New Year’s Eve festivities, shakes off the cobwebs and gets back to work, it’s time for our annual look at trends and predictions for the coming year. Who knows if we’ll be right, but it’s … Continued

Intersolar North America 2014: The year of O&M and bankability

Written by Mark Liffmann


I often hear complaints that solar tradeshows aren’t offering much that is new and exciting—but I beg to differ. Every year I see trends emerging—trends that are often overlooked until months after the show. Intersolar North America was no exception. This … Continued