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California's solar incentive program has had only modest impact on adoption rates

Solar Installation News - April 8, 2015 - 10:14am
( Vanderbilt University ) According to a new analysis, California's aggressive incentive program for installing rooftop solar-electric systems has not been as effective as generally believed.
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Is Canadian Solar Inc.'s Stock a Buy?

Solar Installation News - April 8, 2015 - 6:18am
Is Canadian Solar Inc.'s Stock a Buy?
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Enphase Energy Signs Supply Agreement with PetersenDean

Solar Installation News - April 8, 2015 - 2:00am
PetersenDean Roofing & Solar, the nation’s largest privately held solar and roofing company, has formed a partnership with Enphase Energy®, a leading supplier of energy management and solar microinverter systems, that will include products assembled in America.
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Our Opinion: Lift caps that hinder growth of solar energy

Solar Installation News - April 7, 2015 - 11:25pm
The solar power movement in the Berkshires and Massachusetts has been successful.
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Santa Clara County approves deals for five solar farms from SunPower

Solar Installation News - April 7, 2015 - 2:41pm
Santa Clara County is moving forward with a plan to install fields of solar panels on 32 acres of property, which would make it one of the nation's top 10 on-site renewable users even as some environmental groups question using open space for the arrays.
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US Solar Boom Faces Power Industry Pushback

Solar Installation News - April 7, 2015 - 9:57am
Americans are installing rooftop solar power systems at an unprecedented rate thanks to plunging panel prices and growing concerns about climate change. But not everyone can partake in the boom.
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Solar Is Finally Coming into View with Worldwide Adoption

Solar Installation News - April 6, 2015 - 11:07pm
Caltech Professor Harry A. Atwater Says in a Recent Interview Solar’s Four Decade Journey Underscores the Need for Patience and Support for Transformational Sustainability Science (PRWeb April 07, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12632649.htm
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Could Fort Hood be the new site for White House's solar program?

Solar Installation News - April 6, 2015 - 4:30pm
On April 3, President Obama announced he's launching a new program to bring solar power to military installations by training veterans on solar energy equipment.
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US Solar Proponents Square Off With Power Utilities As Americans Install More Rooftop Solar Panels

Solar Installation News - April 6, 2015 - 11:47am
Americans are installing rooftop solar power systems at an unprecedented rate thanks to plunging panel prices and growing concerns about climate change. But not everyone can partake in the boom. In many states, unfavorable rules still make it too hard or expensive for homeowners and companies to go solar, stunting clean-energy growth in even the sunniest neighborhoods.
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It's Official: Solar Is Taking Over in California

Solar Installation News - April 6, 2015 - 9:36am
It's Official: Solar Is Taking Over in California
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Yingli Solar Is Undervalued: An Algorithmic Analysis

Solar Installation News - April 5, 2015 - 2:35pm
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SolarReviews.com and Solar Power World partner on the publication’s 2015 Top Solar Contractors list

Solar Installation News - April 4, 2015 - 11:05pm
SolarReviews.com and Solar Power World 2015 Top Solar Contractors list (PRWeb April 05, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12631670.htm
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Who pays for solar power? Utilities, energy firms disagree

Solar Installation News - April 4, 2015 - 6:49pm
One of the more recurring disagreements before the legislature's Energy Committee at a recent meeting centered on whether residents with solar panels are really paying for all they get from the power grid.
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Walton EMC to bring solar electricity production to area

Solar Installation News - April 3, 2015 - 9:04am
Gwinnett customers of Walton EMC will soon have the chance to have access to solar energy. The completed project will be among the seven largest community solar installations in the country and the largest in the eastern half of the U.S., cooperation officials said.
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3 Reasons to Buy Canadian Solar Stock

Solar Installation News - April 3, 2015 - 5:16am
3 Reasons to Buy Canadian Solar Stock
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Solar bailout leads to 2 resignations in Morris County

Solar Installation News - April 2, 2015 - 7:54pm
As Sussex County officials resist calls to replace the professionals and consultants who helped steer approval of a multimillion dollar solar initiative that went belly-up, Morris County took the first step toward doing exactly that Wednesday by accepting the resignations of the energy consultant and bond attorney who advised on the 2011 venture and on a taxpayer-funded bailout approved last ...
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Growth of solar and wind industry to increasingly rely on IoT-based technologies and services, says ABI Research

Solar Installation News - April 2, 2015 - 5:21pm
According to ABI Research, growth of the solar and wind industry will increasingly rely on adoption of IoT-based technologies and services. ABI Research expects IoT connected wind and solar installations to grow at a CAGR of 21% between 2014-2020 with the total number of connections growing from the almost two million in 2014 to 6.3 million in 2020.
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NextEra's Hawaii deal faces big concerns from solar players

Solar Installation News - April 2, 2015 - 11:36am
In documents filed with Hawaii's utility regulator, SunPower Corp (SPWR.O), SunEdison Inc (SUNE.N) and a group backed by SolarCity (SCTY.O) say they are worried the acquisition would be bad for their businesses, many of which have grown dramatically in the Aloha State in just a few years. Hawaii, with its sunny weather and sky-high electricity rates, is one of the world's best markets for solar ...
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Updated: SolarCity opens ABQ operations center

Solar Installation News - April 2, 2015 - 11:31am
SolarCity, the nation’s biggest installer of solar photovoltaic systems, inaugurated a new 18,000-square-foot operations center on Albuquerque’s West Side Thursday... more »
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NextEra's Hawaii deal faces big concerns from solar players

Solar Installation News - April 2, 2015 - 11:26am
NextEra Energy Inc's $4.3 billion plan to buy Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc has made solar companies uneasy, worried that the deal would reverse the island state's push to decentralize its power grid. In documents filed with Hawaii's utility regulator, SunPower Corp, SunEdison Inc and a group backed by SolarCity say they are worried the acquisition would be bad for their businesses, many of ...
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