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San Diego ranks 2nd in the nation in solar installations

Solar Installation News - March 27, 2015 - 9:03pm
San Diego came in second to Los Angeles according to the report. The category included all kinds of solar installations, whether rooftop or utility scale,
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San Diego Second In U.S. For Solar Installations

Solar Installation News - March 27, 2015 - 9:27am
San Diego ranks second nationally and fourth per capita in solar installations, according to a study released by the nonprofit Environment California.
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Solar Label Packs help installers meet PV labeling codes.

Solar Installation News - March 27, 2015 - 5:21am
Constructed of durable, UV-stable materials for extended life, Solar Label Convenience Packs help solar installers minimize installation time and pass inspection on time. Each pack contains labels designed to meet 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC 2014) for labeling of solar PV equipment. Among 27 label varieties, partially preprinted voltage rating labels allow on-site marking with industrial ...
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Study: San Diego Second in Nation in Solar Energy

Solar Installation News - March 26, 2015 - 4:51pm
San Diego ranks second nationally and fourth per capita in solar installations, according to a study released Thursday by the nonprofit Environment California. At the end of 2014, 149 megawatts of solar capacity was in operation in San Diego, behind only the 170 megawatts in Los Angeles. The category includes all kinds of solar installations, whether […]
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Solar panel usage on the rise in Raleigh

Solar Installation News - March 26, 2015 - 2:03pm
Using Solar energy to power our lives has been growing nationwide with lowering costs, public concern over global warming and the desire for energy independence.
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Baltimore ranks 34 t h in nation for installation of solar panels

Solar Installation News - March 26, 2015 - 9:14am
Baltimore ranks 34th in the nation for the installation of solar panels, according to a report released Thursday by a locally based research and policy group.
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Baltimore ranks 34 t h in nation for installation of solar panels

Solar Installation News - March 26, 2015 - 9:07am
Baltimore ranks 34th in the nation for the installation of solar panels, according to a report released Thursday by a locally based research and policy group.
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CapRock Research Issues Buy Recommendation: STR Holdings, Inc. Analyst Report Issued by BrokerBank Securities, Inc.

Solar Installation News - March 26, 2015 - 3:14am
NEW YORK, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- STR Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: STRI) – The solar industry continues to grow; according to the report The Disruptive Potential of Solar Power by pv-magazine.com, global solar power installations have risen by over 50% per year, on average, since...
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Verengo Solar Names Marketing Executive Anders Dahl CEO

Solar Installation News - March 25, 2015 - 2:00pm
Verengo Solar, Southern California's largest locally headquartered solar company, today announced that veteran marketing executive Anders Dahl has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer by its Board ...
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Solar Pilots, Fixed Fees And Pipelines: 8 Bills That Left The Energy Committee

Solar Installation News - March 25, 2015 - 10:52am
HARTFORD — The energy and technology committee on Tuesday approved a pack of new legislation aimed at addressing problems with electricity prices and growing clean energy, especially solar, in the state.
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PG&E Leads U.S. as Largest Solar Utility with More than 150,000 Solar Customer Installations

Solar Installation News - March 25, 2015 - 8:33am
Pacific Gas & Electric Company today announced that it has reached a significant milestone by connecting the 150,000th solar customer to its electric grid. In addition, during 2014, the utility connected more rooftop solar customers to its grid than any other year in its history.
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Solar bill before NH House panel has both sides shifting stances

Solar Installation News - March 24, 2015 - 5:09pm
A bill initially designed to encourage private solar installations on rooftops has instead become a vehicle for utility companies to own solar generation in the state, according to critics of SB117 at a hearing on Tuesday before the House Science, Technology and Energy Committee.
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Solar Pilots, Fixed Fees And Pipelines: 8 Bills That Left The Energy Committee

Solar Installation News - March 24, 2015 - 2:42pm
HARTFORD — The energy and technology committee on Tuesday approved a pack of new legislation aimed at addressing problems with electricity prices and growing clean energy, especially solar, in the state.
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New kind of 'tandem' solar cell: Two types of photovoltaic material combined to make a cell that harnesses more sunlight

Solar Installation News - March 24, 2015 - 9:49am
Researchers have developed a new kind of solar cell that combines two different layers of sunlight-absorbing material in order to harvest a broader range of the sun's energy. The development could lead to photovoltaic cells that are more efficient than those currently used in solar-power installations, the researchers say. The new cell uses a layer of silicon -- which forms the basis for most of ...
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IPO Outlook: More Solar, More IPOs, More Fun This Week

Solar Installation News - March 24, 2015 - 7:55am
Finally, it looks like the IPO market is back on track with IPOs ranging from biotech to tech to financials. Investors finally have something to get excited about. SolarEdge Technologies (NASDAQ: SEDG ...
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New kind of 'tandem' solar cell developed

Solar Installation News - March 24, 2015 - 7:25am
( Massachusetts Institute of Technology ) A new solar cell combines two materials for broader absorption.
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How Solar-Heavy Europe Avoided a Blackout during Total Eclipse

Solar Installation News - March 24, 2015 - 6:15am
With lots of solar and an eclipse, Europe's grids found different ways to avoid losing power -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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Panasonic Eco Solutions Canada and PNC Bank Canada Branch Solar (PV) Project Collaboration to Benefit Canadian ...

Solar Installation News - March 24, 2015 - 4:00am
Panasonic Eco Solutions Canada Inc. announced today that it is collaborating with PNC Equipment Finance, a division of PNC Bank Canada Branch, the Canadian branch of PNC Bank, N.A., a member of The PNC Financial Services Group, Inc.
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Big rise in solar energy use predicted

Solar Installation News - March 23, 2015 - 9:48pm
Solar energy could provide up to 4% of the UK's electricity by the end of the decade, the government forecasts.
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Foley Hoag Partner Mark Barnett to Moderate at Solar Power Finance & Investment Summit 2015

Solar Installation News - March 23, 2015 - 5:00am
BOSTON, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Barnett, Co-Chair of Foley Hoag's Energy & Cleantech Industry Group, will host a panel discussion on "Northeast Markets: Market Outlook and Analysis" ...
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