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What's Next for Pennsylvania After the Year of Green Energy?

Solar Installation News - January 7, 2015 - 9:38am
Renewably sourced electricity, particularly solar energy, is proving to be an important part of our future. In fact, 2014 was a banner year for renewable energy sources. It's predicted that by the end of 2014, the U.S. will install an estimated 6.5 gigawatts (GW) of solar energy -- a 36 percent increase over 2013. Solar is the fastest growing source of renewable energy in America, accounting for ...
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Solar energy to be brought into national power grid - Pakistan - DAWN.COM

Solar Installation News - January 6, 2015 - 7:41pm
ISLAMABAD: Amid a worsening energy crisis, Pakistan has approved the use of grid-connected solar energy, rooftop solar installations and mortgage financing for home solar panels to boost uptake of clean energy in the country.
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Canadian Solar (CSIQ) Sells Two 10-MW Power Plants to RET - Analyst Blog

Solar Installation News - January 6, 2015 - 1:30pm
Canadian Solar Inc. (CSIQ) has completed the sale of two 10-megawatts ("MW") solar power plants to Renewable Energy Trust Ontario Holdings ("RET").
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Solar Featured in New 'State of American Energy Report'

Solar Installation News - January 6, 2015 - 12:56pm
Signaling the growing importance of solar energy to America’s future, the widely read and cited annual “ State of American Energy Report ” – released today by the American Petroleum Institute (API) – includes, for the first time ever, a comprehensive section on the rapid growth of the U.S. solar energy industry and its impact on our nation’s economy and environment, according to the Solar Energy ...
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Solar Company Expands In Marlborough

Solar Installation News - January 6, 2015 - 10:14am
Vivint Solar has signed a lease renewal and expansion at 53 Brigham St. in Marlborough's Brigham Business Park. The Lehi, Utah-based company will occupy 18,187 square feet, up from its previous 10,450 square feet.
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Sun Shines on Union Between Solar Power and Electric Grid in Pakistan

Solar Installation News - January 6, 2015 - 6:01am
By Aamir Saeed ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Amid a worsening energy crisis, Pakistan has approved the use of grid-connected solar energy, rooftop solar installations and mortgage... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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Pakistan to pull solar energy into national power grid

Solar Installation News - January 6, 2015 - 2:37am
By Aamir Saeed ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Amid a worsening energy crisis, Pakistan has approved the use of grid-connected solar energy, rooftop solar installations and mortgage financing for home solar panels to boost uptake of clean energy in the country. The government has also reversed course and eliminated a 32.5 percent tax imposed on imported solar equipment in the country's ...
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NRC approves proposal for liberalization of solar roof installations

Solar Installation News - January 6, 2015 - 12:54am
The National Reform Council voted 206 to 15 to liberalize the solar roof installation. Seven NRC members abstained following five hours of the debate on the proposal and report on the issue presented ...
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Solar companies say they face hurdles in Baltimore Co.

Solar Installation News - January 5, 2015 - 7:50am
Homes with solar energy units are increasingly common in Baltimore's suburbs, but retail installers say they're all but walking away from Baltimore County as a market because bureaucracy and regulations make it difficult to do business there.
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NRC approves proposal for liberalization of solar roof installations

Solar Installation News - January 5, 2015 - 2:26am
The National Reform Council voted 206 to 15 to liberalize the solar roof installation. Seven NRC members abstained following five hours of the debate on the proposal and report on the issue presented by the NRC committee on energy reform.
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Hanwha SolarOne to Supply 80 MW in Chile

Solar Installation News - January 5, 2015 - 1:00am
SHANGHAI, Jan. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd. (the "Company", or "Hanwha SolarOne"), a top-10 global photovoltaic manufacturer of high-quality, cost-competitive solar modules, announced it has signed a deal with a leading photovoltaic (PV) developer for the supply of 80 megawatts (MW) of solar PV modules to a project in the Antofagasta Region, Chile. The solar installations ...
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NC ranks third in the nation in solar-power installations

Solar Installation News - January 4, 2015 - 10:29pm
If you need hard proof that North Carolina is in the Sun Belt, take a look at numbers released by the solar-energy industry’s trade association: North Carolina ranked No. 3 in the United States for so
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Solar companies say they face hurdles in Baltimore Co.

Solar Installation News - January 4, 2015 - 4:02pm
Homes with solar energy units are increasingly common in Baltimore's suburbs, but retail installers say they're all but walking away from Baltimore County as a market because bureaucracy and regulations make it difficult to do business there.
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Scottish solar power capacity up by a third since last year

Solar Installation News - January 2, 2015 - 2:57am
The total installed capacity of solar photovoltaic (PV) systems in Scotland has risen by 32% since last year to 140MW, according to figures from a group of renewables organisations.
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Kingdom’s bold drive toward solar energy

Solar Installation News - January 1, 2015 - 11:17am
The everyday item that is among the largest consumers of electrical power, is the air-conditioning unit. In the high temperatures of summer, life is insupportable without air-con. It is therefore ironic that the very heat that makes life uncomfortable can be harnessed to defeat itself.
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LightWave Solar Seminars for Businesses Jan 2015

Solar Installation News - January 1, 2015 - 12:13am
LightWave Solar Hosts Solar Seminars for Business Owners (PRWeb January 01, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12417823.htm
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Dominion (D) Completes the Acquisition of CID Solar Facility - Analyst Blog

Solar Installation News - December 31, 2014 - 11:50am
Dominion Resources (D) announced on Dec 29, 2014 that it has completed the acquisition of the CID solar facility located in King's County, CA.
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What You Should Know: The 7 Notable Solar Power Plants Of 2014

Solar Installation News - December 30, 2014 - 10:30pm
The rooftop solar market has gotten a lot of attention this year because of its projected growth in the residential segment and the intensifying competition among installers. But what's also noteworthy is a spade of big solar power plants that have risen from the ground out here in the Big Open West, where utilities are under state mandates to increase the amount of renewable energy they buy.
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