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10 questions to ask yourself about home solar - Wylienews

Solar Home News - March 8, 2017 - 7:34am

Wylienews

10 questions to ask yourself about home solar
Wylienews
Solar panels are booming. According to the Solar Energies Industry Association, more than a million American homes now sport solar panels. Those million homeowners could agree that sporting solar panels gives their homes energy independence, more ...

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Huntington Solar Co-Op Hoping to Gain Energy - West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Solar Home News - March 8, 2017 - 5:41am

West Virginia Public Broadcasting

Huntington Solar Co-Op Hoping to Gain Energy
West Virginia Public Broadcasting
A group of people in and around Huntington are joining together to try to make solar power a reality for their homes. It's a solar co-op. A group of residents from the Huntington community and the surrounding areas are using the power of a group to ...

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Solar explosion: The changing landscape of residential solar - GazetteNET

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 6:28pm

CleanTechnica

Solar explosion: The changing landscape of residential solar
GazetteNET
The 31 single-family all electric solar ready homes with “super insulated” 12-inch thick walls and highly efficient mini split heating and cooling units, are 60 more energy efficient than a standard home. When homeowners install a solar system, they ...
Solar Is Headed For A “Huge Year” In Australia In 2017CleanTechnica
Infiniti Research: Solar Energy Rising in Popularity and Power for Consumer ElectronicsBusiness Wire (press release)
Solar Power Portal Awards 2017 spotlight: Energy storageSolar Power Portal

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Azuri PayGo Solar Sales surpass 100000 - PV-Tech

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 4:32pm

PV-Tech

Azuri PayGo Solar Sales surpass 100000
PV-Tech
Off-grid solar company Azuri Technologies announced Tuesday that it has reached the mark of 100,000 sales of its PayGo solar home systems in sub-saharan Africa. Since initially breaking into the market in 2011, Azuri has offered affordable, clean ...

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Up on the Roof - Omaha Reader

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 12:52pm

Up on the Roof
Omaha Reader
When Eric Williams, president of Nebraskans for Solar, was looking for a home to buy in 2011, he said one of the primary considerations was the orientation of the home and the slope of the roof. “I was projecting forward and expecting I would want to ...

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World's First Exchange To Trade Stored Home Solar Launched By GreenSync - CleanTechnica

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 10:34am

CleanTechnica

World's First Exchange To Trade Stored Home Solar Launched By GreenSync
CleanTechnica
The Australian energy market is set for a major shake-up with the launch of a major new government-backed initiative to create an open marketplace for locally generated and stored rooftop solar power to be traded between households, businesses, ...
Solar explosion: The changing landscape of residential solarGazetteNET
Ohio GOP Pushes Bill to Kill Wind, Solar Mandates in Name of CompetitionGovernment Technology

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Pick My Solar to Launch Home Solar Group Buy Program in Conejo ... - Benzinga

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 7:06am

Pick My Solar to Launch Home Solar Group Buy Program in Conejo ...
Benzinga
After the successful solar Group Buy in the San Gabriel Valley, Pick My Solar has decided to bring its next Group Buy to Conejo and Simi Valley. Pick My ...

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3D-Printed Modular Home Is Fully Powered By Solar - PSFK (subscription)

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 4:49am

PSFK (subscription)

3D-Printed Modular Home Is Fully Powered By Solar
PSFK (subscription)
Thanks to the Ukrainian startup PassivDom, you can now build a fully autonomous house in one day—no external structures like foundations, plumbing or water tanks necessary. You also won't need to worry about electricity or gas bills, as the PassivDom ...

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Azuri PayGo Solar Sales Top 100,000 | Business Wire - Business Wire (press release)

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 2:00am

Business Weekly

Azuri PayGo Solar Sales Top 100,000 | Business Wire
Business Wire (press release)
Azuri Technologies Ltd, a leading commercial off-grid solar company, has reached the milestone of 100000 sales of its PayGo solar home systems in sub.
Azuri expands solar tech across Africa after $16m cash boostBusiness Weekly

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Want To Learn More About Solar Power For Your Home? - NorthEscambia.com

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 1:49am

Want To Learn More About Solar Power For Your Home?
NorthEscambia.com
After the educational sessions, hands-on demonstrations and information will be available from representatives with Compass Solar Energy and SunFarm Energy. The program will be held at the Escambia Count Extension office at 3740 Stefani Road in ...

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Bruins build zero-emission, self-sustainable home for Solar Decathlon - Daily Bruin

Solar Home News - March 7, 2017 - 12:10am

Daily Bruin

Bruins build zero-emission, self-sustainable home for Solar Decathlon
Daily Bruin
The UCLA Solar Decathlon team began in 2015 with the goal of building a sustainable home for the 2019 Solar Decathlon, an international competition hosted by the U.S. Department of Energy. (Katherine Zhuo/Daily Bruin) ...

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Solar and other options to light up those summer nights - Wisconsin State Farmer

Solar Home News - March 6, 2017 - 10:43am

Wisconsin State Farmer

Solar and other options to light up those summer nights
Wisconsin State Farmer
The world of solar lighting has exploded in variety and affordability over the past few years. At many garden centers at home stores, you'll find solar lights and other lighting options that will truly take your breath away. From glass flowers that ...

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NRG cutting 65 NJ home solar workers - NJBIZ

Solar Home News - March 6, 2017 - 8:43am

NJBIZ

NRG cutting 65 NJ home solar workers
NJBIZ
“We made some changes to our Home Solar business model to become an energy integrator of solar services, leveraging partners, rather than a vertically integrated solar provider,” the company said in a statement emailed to NJBIZ. “In May 2016, we made a ...
NJ-based NRG to lay off 65 workers in solar businessNJ.com

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NJ-based NRG to lay off 65 workers in solar business - NJ.com

Solar Home News - March 6, 2017 - 8:09am

NJ.com

NJ-based NRG to lay off 65 workers in solar business
NJ.com
NRG Home Solar, an arm of Princeton-based NRG Energy, sent notices to the 65 employees stating they would be let go on June 23, spokesman David Schrader confirmed. The notices come on the heels of a nationwide cut of 500 workers in May 2016 and ...
NRG cutting 65 NJ home solar workersNJBIZ

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13 futuristic solar-powered modular houses headed to compete in Denver - The Denver Post

Solar Home News - March 6, 2017 - 4:59am

The Denver Post

13 futuristic solar-powered modular houses headed to compete in Denver
The Denver Post
“We're actually popping up our own 'village' out there just for this event,” said Stacy Hunt, a spokeswoman for the event that is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. That includes “team homes, tents for special events, food, sustainability expo ...

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At home show, visitors trend to energy efficiency, renewable energy - Allentown Morning Call

Solar Home News - March 6, 2017 - 3:06am

Allentown Morning Call

At home show, visitors trend to energy efficiency, renewable energy
Allentown Morning Call
If you're looking to make your home a little more energy-efficient and green-friendly without covering your roof with expensive solar panels, Jacob Vargo has a suggestion. A solar-powered attic fan "is a great investment," Vargo said. "If you can keep ...

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Big Dog Solar Energy at the Home Improvement and Remodeling ... - WesternSlopeNow

Solar Home News - March 5, 2017 - 5:04pm

WesternSlopeNow

Big Dog Solar Energy at the Home Improvement and Remodeling ...
WesternSlopeNow
The annual Home Improvement and Remodeling Expo wrapped up this Sunday. Many of the organizers behind the event feel it was a successful weekend.

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4.5m solar home systems bring 20m people on the grid - Dhaka Tribune

Solar Home News - March 4, 2017 - 8:46am

Dhaka Tribune

4.5m solar home systems bring 20m people on the grid
Dhaka Tribune
More than 4.5 million solar home systems have been installed in the rural areas, bringing energy at the doorsteps of 20 million people who live in the off grid areas of the country. Power Cell Director General Mohammad Hossain made the announcement at ...

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KPUB to explore solar power with grant - Community journal

Solar Home News - March 3, 2017 - 10:07pm

Community journal

KPUB to explore solar power with grant
Community journal
As an extension of the efforts to install solar systems, KPUB is leading a team of community partners to expand access to solar energy for nonprofits and for low- to moderate-income households. On Jan. 6, the “Kerrville Area Solar Partners” submitted ...

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Alachua County leads the way in solar power - Ocala

Solar Home News - March 3, 2017 - 3:43pm

Ocala

Alachua County leads the way in solar power
Ocala
Wayne Irwin, President of Pure Energy Solar, right, talks about the solar panel inverter that turns solar power into utility power during an installation at the home of Pat and Eve Wheeler in 2008. [File] ...
Georgia Power's “Simple Solar” Offers Solar Electricity At 1¢/kWh PremiumCleanTechnica
Solar power sees a big growth spurt in the Southeastern USDigital Journal
Local group presents information session on solar powerCabinet.com

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