Post Tagged with: "ITC"

Solar trade case update: Overview of ITC remedies and reactions from solar executives

Solar trade case update: Overview of ITC remedies and reactions from solar executives

November 6, 2017 at 1:14 pm 0 comments

The International Trade Commission made its remedy recommendations in the Suniva/SolarWorld Section 201 trade petition case known to the world last week, which included a mix of tariffs and quotas, but nothing near the levels the petitioners were seeking. Those recommendations will be sent to Donald Trump by Nov. 13,Read More

Political solar news roundup: Utah net metering fight, ITC case stalls Minn. PV plant, SEIA adds to board

Political solar news roundup: Utah net metering fight, ITC case stalls Minn. PV plant, SEIA adds to board

August 7, 2017 at 9:32 am Comments are Disabled

Utah rooftop solar installs in standstill The Utah rooftop solar rate debate is reaching its peak, and thus creating uncertainty in the local market. Last November, Rocky Mountain Power proposed charging solar rooftop customers installation fees and nearly triple monthly customer charges and peak-time usage, which the solar industry and solarRead More

Solar industry would lose 88,000 jobs if Suniva’s trade protections are imposed

Solar industry would lose 88,000 jobs if Suniva’s trade protections are imposed

June 15, 2017 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association for the solar industry, is estimating that the American workforce would lose 88,000 jobs, about one-third of the current U.S. solar workforce, if Suniva gets the trade protections proposed in its petition with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC). This spring,Read More

International Trade Commission to take up Suniva case

International Trade Commission to take up Suniva case

May 24, 2017 at 7:46 am Comments are Disabled

The first phase in this fairly quick trade protectionist 201 petition process initiated by Suniva is complete — the International Trade Commission has decided to take the case and will be considering it over the next four months. If it decides there was injury, it has two months to suggest a remedy.Read More

How a plan comes together: Behind the scenes of the ITC extension

How a plan comes together: Behind the scenes of the ITC extension

March 3, 2016 at 12:00 pm Comments are Disabled

  Solar Builder’s offices are located near Cleveland, and as such, we are huge Cleveland Cavaliers fans. The team’s first go-round with LeBron James from 2003-2010, was awesome, but as his free agency approached, everyone feared what was going to happen. Suddenly it was tougher to enjoy the success asRead More

Utility-scale developer to further increase capital raise, post-ITC news

Utility-scale developer to further increase capital raise, post-ITC news

December 21, 2015 at 12:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Innovative Solar Systems LLC (ISS), one of the largest developers of utility scale solar PV systems in the country, has been hyping a capital raise this year to really ramp up its solar farm project pipelines. Well, post-ITC extension this is ramping up even more. John E. Green, CEO forRead More

ITC extension: Solar industry reacts (celebrates)

ITC extension: Solar industry reacts (celebrates)

December 21, 2015 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

It is Monday, and the solar industry is nursing a hangover after a weekend spent celebrating the extension of the Investment Tax Credits (ITC). Funny how quickly the mood changed regarding this possibility. Only a month ago we started asking readers for their wild predictions for 2016, and not manyRead More

How big is the ITC extension? How about 54% install increase through 2020

How big is the ITC extension? How about 54% install increase through 2020

December 17, 2015 at 9:38 am 3 comments

As the solar industry eagerly awaits the outcome of the omnibus spending bill that includes a five-year extension to the solar investment tax credit (ITC), there is not much left to do other than speculate, which is what the folks at GTM Research are doing. According to their analysts, thisRead More

ITC update: Omnibus appropriations bill includes long-term extension

ITC update: Omnibus appropriations bill includes long-term extension

December 16, 2015 at 11:11 am 5 comments

SEIA’s Rhone Resch reports this morningan omnibus appropriations bill was filed by congressional leaders that provides a long-term extension of the solar investment tax credits (ITC). “This bipartisan agreement represents a powerful victory for our industry and will provide a stable investment environment for the next 8 years,” Resch stated.Read More

ITC extension hope? SEIA gives update, calls out Sunnova

ITC extension hope? SEIA gives update, calls out Sunnova

December 7, 2015 at 4:19 pm 5 comments

The Investment Tax Credit discussions are heating up. We brought you the opinions of two notable solar CEOs last week to broaden the perspective, and now we bring you the most recent comments from Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). Resch sent out anRead More