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Our Mission

Promoting clean, safe, locally harvested solar energy

for every Texan.

News

  • Tight U.S. module supply in rush to beat ITC step-down
  • Retail power providers across nation are ditching fossil fuels
  • Can more solar help Texas meet new record peak demand?
  • ERCOT first: wind energy surpasses coal in first half of 2019
  • Question to TPUC: What is Texas rooftop solar really worth?
  • LCRA contracts for 141 MW from west Texas solar farm
  • Garland 470 MW Gibbons Creek coal plant officially retired
  • L.A. signs deal on cheapest solar in the U.S. at 1.997¢/kwh
  • U.S. solar outlook projected to rise 25% in 2019 to 13.3 GW

These and other recent solar stories at Solar News of Note.

See Solar Energy Data – 2018 for the latest statewide and national solar statistics and data.

Announcements

The Texas Solar Energy Society has launched a search for a new Executive Director.  TXSES is looking for an individual who will continue to promote clean, safe, locally harvested solar energy for every Texan. This is a full time position starting  January 1, 2020. 

Houston Renewable Energy Group hosts a panel on Texas Renewable Energy Policy, Aug. 27,  6:00-7:30.

Solar Austin meets at Huston-Tillotson University for a Rocky Mountain Institute workshop on expanding access to solar for renters and low and moderate income residents. Please RSVP as dinner will be provided. Aug. 27, 5:30-8:00

TXSES members will soon be eligible to join the Clean Energy Credit Union. This is a great opportunity to open a federally insured savings account devoted to helping others adopt clean energy. Make your money support your values.

Visit our calendar for solar tours, local chapter meetings and events.


 

 

The Texas Solar Energy Society is a member of the American Solar Energy Society (ASES), the nation’s leading association of solar professionals and advocates. ASES is a catalyst and a valuable resource in the emergence and re-evolution of America’s new energy economy, in a way that deeply values the role of all stakeholders in a collaborative and transparent co-creative process. They have been shining a light on the solution since 1954. Become a member and receive Solar Today Magazine. Take a quick tour with this video!

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