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Never say never: Atlanta draws fresh jolt of energy from sunshine

  • By The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
  • Feb. 15, 2019, 6:36 a.m.
The sun’s rise might not stop there. Advocates predict that declining prices for solar equipment will add pressure on Georgia Power to rely on solar energy even more than what the company proposes. And they have a potential ally in state utility ...
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How Can I Reduce the Cost of My Solar System?

  • By Earth 911
  • Feb. 15, 2019, 5 a.m.
Shop around when choosing an installer to find the best prices, warranties, and solar equipment available. EnergySage is an excellent free service that connects solar shoppers with the best solar installers in their area for customized solar estimates.
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Our lawmakers can't let utility companies kill solar energy in Kentucky

  • By The Courier-Journal
  • Feb. 15, 2019, 2:16 a.m.
Since 2002, net metering has enabled homeowners, small businesses, farms, churches and other nonprofits to connect their solar equipment to the power grid. When the customer’s solar equipment generates more power than is needed on-site, that excess power ...
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Trump administration approves 2 coal mining projects in Utah

  • By The Middletown Press
  • Feb. 14, 2019, 7:22 p.m.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Trump administration on Thursday announced the approval of two coal mining projects in southern Utah, including one nestled between two national parks in the state's red rock region. The U.S. Department of the Interior announced ...
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Solar Plans Advance For Milwaukee Public Libraries

  • By Solar Industry
  • Feb. 14, 2019, 4:14 p.m.
The city has already received the solar equipment (currently stored at a city facility), and if the legislation is approved by the full common council, the systems could be operational this year.
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China Stumbles on Path to Solar Thermal Supremacy

  • By IEEE Spectrum
  • Feb. 14, 2019, 2:17 p.m.
Shouhang’s core business is heat transfer devices, so it was able to develop and manufacture the bulk of the plant’s solar equipment in-house, according to Chen. The firm also learned a lot ...
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3.82 lakh units distributed in State’s rural areas

  • By Assam Tribune
  • Feb. 14, 2019, 2:09 p.m.
An EESL official informed that the women who have been trained to assemble and repair the lamps will soon open S-Mart or solar shops that will create awareness about the use of solar energy, besides selling solar equipment.
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How SunPower Is Looking To Outgrow The U.S. Residential Solar Market

  • By Forbes
  • Feb. 14, 2019, 11:05 a.m.
SunPower, one of the largest U.S. solar equipment manufacturers, published its Q4 2018 results on Wednesday, reporting a stronger than expected set of earnings driven by its distributed generation operations, although its outlook for 2019 fell short of ...
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Insight: Balance of power tilts towards renewables in Asia Pacific

  • By blogs.platts.com
  • Feb. 11, 2019, 1:57 a.m.
Liu said solar equipment manufacturers were under great price pressure, and developers and investors had been forced to cancel and postpone entire project pipelines. “On the other hand, overseas PV developers can now enjoy cheaper equipment from China ...
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Solar growth needs course correction in India

  • By indiaclimatedialogue.net
  • Dec. 7, 2018, 2:38 a.m.
Singapore accounted for 6.9% of India’s imported solar cells and modules in the quarter, totalling USD 41.33 million, making it the second largest supplier of solar equipment to India. Some policies and demands made by the government have limited the ...