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Bill introduced to add energy storage to Investment Tax Credit amid Democrat push to extend ITC timeline

Bill introduced to add energy storage to Investment Tax Credit amid Democrat push to extend ITC timeline

April 8, 2019 at 12:58 pm 1 comment

Legislation was filed by Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA) to modify the tax code to include energy storage as an eligible technology for the investment tax credit (ITC). Other original cosponsors of the bill include Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-CA) and Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), who both serve on the House WaysRead More

Solar Marketplace Report shows the power of one ITC and the weakness of another

Solar Marketplace Report shows the power of one ITC and the weakness of another

April 8, 2019 at 10:53 am 0 comments

The semiannual Solar Marketplace Intel Report from EnergySage shows that solar system costs continue to fall, despite the Trump tariffs, which so far, have not even produced more domestic module procurement. Here are four takeaways from this latest report, which is based on millions of transaction-level data points generated withinRead More

Solar trade case update: Here’s a report the ITC sent explaining how ‘unforeseen’ the PV import problem was

Solar trade case update: Here’s a report the ITC sent explaining how ‘unforeseen’ the PV import problem was

January 8, 2018 at 1:48 pm Comments are Disabled

The final outcome of the Suniva/SolarWorld  trade case still hangs over the solar industry as Trump has until Jan. 26 to make the final decision on a remedy, following the International Trade Commission’s injury ruling way back in September. It was our assumption at that time that this was just aRead More

Exhale: The Investment Tax Credit remains in the latest tax reform bill

Exhale: The Investment Tax Credit remains in the latest tax reform bill

December 18, 2017 at 10:59 am Comments are Disabled

The final version of Congress’ tax reform legislation was revealed and left the coveted Investment Tax Credit (ITC) alone, SEIA reports. “After weeks of negotiations, the final tax legislation released today maintains the solar Investment Tax Credits (ITC) for both commercial developers and for homeowners in its current form,” saidRead More

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 Comments are Disabled

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