Monthly Archives: September 2017


Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation Backs U.S. Solar Nonprofit

During remarks delivered to a climate change conference at Yale University, Academy-Award-winning actor and activist Leonardo DiCaprio announced his foundation’s largest-ever portfolio of environmental grants, which includes $120,000 for U.S.-based solar nonprofit RE-volv. At the Tuesday event, hosted by former Secretary of State John Kerry’s Kerry Initiative, DiCaprio announced that the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation (LDF) awarded $20 million in new grants to [...]

By | 2017-09-25T18:51:05+00:00 September 25th, 2017|

Trade Commission Votes In Favor Of Suniva And SolarWorld

Despite a strong opposition campaign, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) handed co-petitioners Suniva and SolarWorld Americas a victory in their controversial Section 201 trade case on Friday. All four designated commissioners voted affirmatively that crystalline silicon photovoltaic (CSPV) cells and modules have been imported into the U.S. in such quantities that it caused, or [...]

By | 2017-09-25T18:41:35+00:00 September 25th, 2017|