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What Could Happen If Entire U.S. Adopted California’s New Solar Policy?

What would happen if builders installed solar panels on all new U.S. homes starting in 2020? According to a new report from Environment America...
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Sunnova Launches New Installer-Agnostic Warranty Offering

Sunnova Energy Corp. has launched its Sunnova Protect services, providing solar owners the opportunity to purchase multi-decade coverage from Sunnova, inclusive of monitoring, maintenance...
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Alberta, ‘Sunny As Rio de Janeiro,’ Funds Solar For Schools

The Government of Alberta is investing C$15 million from the province's Climate Leadership Plan to install more solar panels on schools.The Solar for Schools...
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Panasonic Grows Residential Solar Installer Network

Panasonic Eco Solutions of North America has announced a cross-country expansion of its residential solar installer program with the addition of six premium installers...
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Lazard Study Confirms Solar, Wind Costs Dropping Below Those Of Conventional Generation

Lazard Ltd., a financial advisory and asset management firm, has released its annual studies comparing the costs of energy from various generation technologies and of energy...
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Bowery Farming Adding Microgrid With Solar, Natural Gas And Storage

Schneider Electric and Scale Microgrid Solutions have announced an agreement to design, engineer and build a new microgrid for modern-farming company Bowery Farming.Under the...
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Oregon State Study: Solar PV Arrays Could Boost Plant Productivity

Oregon State University (OSU) scientists have discovered that solar arrays could be used as resource to increase agricultural production on dry, unirrigated farmland.In a...
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Vivint Celebrates 1 GW Of Solar In Seven Years

Residential solar provider Vivint Solar Inc. has installed 1 GW of solar energy systems since its launch seven years ago.Founded in 2011, Vivint says...
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Soltage Invests In 38-Project U.S. Solar Portfolio

Independent renewable energy provider Soltage LLC has closed a first round of investment in a 38-project, 100 MW solar portfolio located in five states...
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Vivint Solar Rolls Out Fixed-Rate Lease Plan In California

Residential solar company Vivint Solar Inc. has launched a new fixed-rate solar lease plan, initially available in select California markets.According to the company, the...
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NRG Systems Unveils ‘Forgotten’ Solar Panel From Carter Administration

NRG Systems Inc. has put what it calls a "once forgotten" solar thermal panel from the Carter administration on display at its Vermont headquarters....

New York Awards $3M For College Clean Energy Projects

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced that New York State will award nearly $1 million each to the University of Rochester, Rochester...