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First in-depth look at solar project completion timelines

Solar Installation News - February 12, 2015 - 5:56am
The Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has gathered and analyzed data for more than 30,000 solar photovoltaic (PV) installations across the United States to better understand how interconnection regulations align with actual project completion timelines. The findings indicate that interconnection process delays are common, and can range from several days to months ...
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EHT to commence construction on Ontario's largest Commercial Solar Energy Rooftop Portfolio

Solar Installation News - February 12, 2015 - 5:00am
EHT to commence construction on Ontario's largest Commercial Solar Energy Rooftop Portfolio
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National solar drive?

Solar Installation News - February 12, 2015 - 4:34am
Pakistan’s government recently approved the use of grid-connected solar energy and rooftop solar installations and cut import taxes on solar equipment in a bid to boost solar power across the country.
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Apple deal, tax change could spark corporate solar stampede

Solar Installation News - February 11, 2015 - 7:46pm
Apple Inc's deal to buy nearly $1 billion of power from a massive First Solar Inc plant could be the first of a stampede of contracts driven by the looming change in a solar tax incentive that makes such projects particularly attractive. Together with a sharp drop in the cost of solar power and corporate efforts to rack up green credentials, the expiring tax subsidies have large energy ...
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The Sun is Shining on these 3 Solar Stocks this Earnings - Earnings ESP

Solar Installation News - February 11, 2015 - 9:39am
The demand for renewables is strengthening at a rapid clip.
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Lower FIT rate for add’l solar installations

Solar Installation News - February 11, 2015 - 8:58am
The government may give in to increased solar installations that may reach as high as 500 megawatts, but the corresponding feed-in-tariff (FIT) to that second phase will likely be considerably lower. From an initial FIT rate of P9.68 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) for the first 50MW of installations, the proposed subsidy for the second batch of 450MW could be lower than P9.00 per kWh. This was ...
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Lower FIT rate for add’l solar installations

Solar Installation News - February 11, 2015 - 8:58am
The government may give in to increased solar installations that may reach as high as 500 megawatts, but the corresponding feed-in-tariff (FIT) to that second phase will likely be considerably lower. From an initial FIT rate of P9.68 per kilowatt-hour (kWh) for the first 50MW of installations, the proposed subsidy for the second batch of 450MW could be lower than P9.00 per kWh. This was ...
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To Boost Rooftop Solar, Malloy Offers Plan Betting Ratepayer Millions

Solar Installation News - February 11, 2015 - 7:52am
NEW BRITAIN — Surrounded by solar panel crews, energy officials and students at E.C. Goodwin Technical High School, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy on Tuesday proposed an ambitious bet to grow by tenfold the use of rooftop solar in Connecticut.
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Shipment of Enphase C250 Microinverter Systems Targets Expanding Commercial Solar Market

Solar Installation News - February 11, 2015 - 6:00am
Enphase Energy, Inc. , is now shipping its advanced Enphase® C250 Microinverter Systems to commercial solar customers. Announced in September 2014 as part of Enphase’s
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Leaf Solar Power Raises $75M in Financing to Install Solar Power Systems for Businesses and Homeowners

Solar Installation News - February 11, 2015 - 5:00am
Leaf Solar Power, a leading provider of solar energy services, today announced that it had raised a total of $75 million dollars in financing from Tamra-Tacoma Capital Partners to
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Solar energy panels to be installed at four Dublin libraries

Solar Installation News - February 10, 2015 - 4:05pm
IBM report recommends solar power assessment for public buildings and housing
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KYOCERA Solar Enables Municipal Buildings In Parker, AZ To Stabilize Electricity Costs For Decades

Solar Installation News - February 10, 2015 - 4:03pm
Kyocera Solar Inc. and the town of Parker, AZ, recently commissioned a 175-kilowatt (kW) solar energy project
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Duke Energy moves to expand use of solar in S.C.

Solar Installation News - February 10, 2015 - 8:51am
South Carolina stepped into the solar spotlight Tuesday with proposals by Duke Energy and South Carolina Electric & Gas to expand renewable energy. Click to Continue »
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Conservatives launch series of town halls on solar power and 'energy choice'

Solar Installation News - February 10, 2015 - 8:11am
ST. PETERSBURG — Dozens of solar proponents gathered at the Sunshine Center Tuesday night to voice concerns about Duke Energy and call for more rooftop solar in Florida during the first of a series of town hall meetings planned across the state.
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Duke Energy proposes innovative solar programs for South Carolina

Solar Installation News - February 10, 2015 - 6:00am
GREENVILLE, S.C., Feb. 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy today proposed several solar power programs to the Public Service Commission of South Carolina (PSCSC) that will greatly expand options for customers to use renewable energy. The programs must be approved by the commission before they can be offered to the company's 720,000 Duke Energy Carolinas and Duke Energy Progress customers in the ...
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SolarCity and NextEra Will Triple Hawaii's Solar Power

Solar Installation News - February 9, 2015 - 10:39am
SolarCity and NextEra Will Triple Hawaii's Solar Power
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Sterling & Wilson eyes solar power segment with its ‘sub-stations’

Solar Installation News - February 8, 2015 - 8:56am
Sterling & Wilson Powergen, part of the diversified Shapoorji Pallonji Group, is eyeing the large emerging market for diesel generators and solar sub-station solution it has developed for photovoltaic projects in the country.
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Tiburon poised to require solar on new homes

Solar Installation News - February 7, 2015 - 5:28pm
Tiburon is on its way to becoming the first Marin municipality to require solar installations on new homes, while other jurisdictions are taking different approaches to the same goal.
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Gov't to install solar panels in new buildings

Solar Installation News - February 7, 2015 - 4:28pm
The Ministry of Power is collaborating with some real estate agencies and the Ministry of Works and Housing to incorporate solar installations in various building projects.
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Bloomberg the Company

Solar Installation News - February 6, 2015 - 10:14pm
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.
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