US To Invest $71 Million In Supporting Solar Manufacturing Research

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced a $71 million investment, including $16 million from the President’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law, in research, development, and demonstration projects to grow the network of domestic manufacturers across the U.S. solar energy supply chain. The selected projects will address gaps in the domestic solar manufacturing capacity for the supply […]

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Biden Invests $366 Mn To Lower Energy Cost In Remote Communities

US President Joe Biden announced a $366 million investment for 17 projects across 20 states and 30 communities. This investment announcement is part of President Biden’s investing in America agenda, under the US Department of Energy (DOE) to accelerate clean energy deployment in rural and remote areas across the country. This funding was made possible […]

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GlobalFoundries, Biden Admin Announces $1.5 Bn Funding For CHIPS & Science Act

The US Department of Commerce recently announced $1.5 billion in planned direct funding for GlobalFoundries (GF) as part of the US CHIPS and Science Act. GF claims to expand and create new manufacturing capacity through this investment. It estimates to expand it capabilities and securely produce more essential chips for automotive, IoT, aerospace, defense, and […]

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Biden Admin Awards $623 Million To Shore Up EV Charging Network In US

Amid the push for electric vehicles, the Joe Biden administration in the United States (US) has awarded $623 million in grants to states, and local governments to help them build and expand Electric Vehicle (EV) charging networks in the country. The grants aim to clear the way for funding of 47 EV charging stations and […]

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Project Solar Raises $23 Million Series A For Digital Solar Offering Expansion

Project Solar, a US based and America focused firm for solar installations, has shared that it has concluded a $23M Series A financing round. New-York based capital venture firm, Left Lane Capital, led the round along with strategics from the industry. The investment will be the first institutional capital for Project Solar that will be […]

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Biden Administration Selects 5 GW Mega Solar Project in Africa

Mega Solar is a partnership between the Govts of Namibia and Botswana, and others, which is expected to generate up to 5 GW of solar power. US President Biden recently hosted a virtual Leaders Summit on Climate to catalyse global ambition to address the climate crisis. The Summit convened world leaders to galvanize efforts to […]

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Biden Administration Jump-starts Offshore Wind Energy Projects

The Biden Administration has announced a set of bold actions that it believes will catalyse the offshore wind energy sector in the US, strengthen their domestic supply chain, and create good-paying, union jobs. As per the White House briefing, National Climate Advisor Gina McCarthy, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm, Commerce Secretary Gina […]

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