BrightSource Energy, Inc. Names David Ramm as New CEO

OAKLAND, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bright­Source Ener­gy, Inc., a lead­ing provider of con­cen­trat­ing solar ther­mal tech­nol­o­gy (CSP), announced today that its Board of Direc­tors has named David Ramm to the posi­tion of Chief […]

Ivanpah Solar Project Stars in New Video from The Fray

While the 377-megawatt Ivan­pah Solar Ener­gy Gen­er­at­ing Sys­tem is a star among the solar com­mu­ni­ty, the project recent­ly got to be a star in anoth­er way. The Den­ver-based rock band, […]

Military ‘LinkedIn’ Raises $5 Million in Funding

One week before Veteran’s Day, mil­i­tary “LinkedIn” plat­form Ral­ly­Point announced it just closed a $5 mil­lion Series A round led by Sil­i­con Valley’s DBL Part­ners, which has invest­ed in Pan­do­ra […]

Solar Power on the Rise in Golden State

NIPTON, Calif.—Once we passed Whiskey Pete’s, a tawdry cas­­tle-turned-casi­no/ho­­tel where rooms go for $36 a night, I got my first glimpse of Ivan­pah, the world’s largest solar project, which cost […]