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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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3 Reasons Solar Will Soar in 2015

Solar Installation News - March 22, 2015 - 1:18pm
Now is the time to stock up on solar stocks.
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China's New Solar Target Could Set the Stage for a Solar Boom

Solar Installation News - March 22, 2015 - 8:00am
China's New Solar Target Could Set the Stage for a Solar Boom
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Leased solar panels can complicate — or kill — a home sale

Solar Installation News - March 22, 2015 - 4:13am
Can going green by leasing solar panels for your roof cost you money — or give you headaches — when you go to sell the house?
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Leased solar panels can complicate — or kill — a home sale

Solar Installation News - March 22, 2015 - 4:03am
Can going green by leasing solar panels for your roof cost you money — or give you headaches — when you go to sell the house?
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Leased solar panels a tough sell

Solar Installation News - March 22, 2015 - 3:23am
WASHINGTON — Can going green by leasing solar panels for your roof cost you money — or headaches — when you go to sell the house?
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Growing into a new era of solar in Colorado

Solar Installation News - March 21, 2015 - 10:11pm
A solar array is going up on a roof of a home or business in the U.S. every four minutes — by one estimate — but getting them hooked up to the grid can take a lot longer.
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