Solar

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April 9, 2013

REC, a European supplier of solar panels, cut the ribbon on a brand new 1.7 MW solar power plant in Yonago, Tottori, Japan in a ceremony on March 27, 2013.

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March 26, 2013

Legislation appears to be a big driver behind the use of renewables. When will that trend end?

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March 19, 2013

Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and Boulder City Mayor Roger Tobler last week joined Sempra U.S. Gas & Power officials and community leaders to dedicate the state's newest solar energy project, the 92-MW first phase of the company's Copper Mountain Solar 2 facility in Boulder City.

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March 18, 2013

Three recent reports only confirm what many people believe: the world is experiencing a growth in green construction and renovations as well as a growth in reliance on renewable energy generation.

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March 4, 2013

To those people who have been in the industry for 12 years, it may seem that little has changed. However, for me, it seems more has changed than you may realize.

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March 4, 2013

Walmart has worked with SolarCity to install solar panels on 12 Walmart stores and Sam's Clubs throughout Ohio.

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February 4, 2013

South and Central American nations are aspiring to be more environmentally friendly, as renewable energy strategies are introduced, but thermal power remains the main player, states a new report by GBI Research.

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January 22, 2013

When Jimmy Carter was President, the U.S. was the world leader in solar cells and wind power. Today, most solar cells come from China and only one U.S. wind turbine supplier (GE Wind) ranks in the top ten for wind turbine market share.

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January 15, 2013

After a disastrous third quarter of 2012 featuring extremely low factory utilization rates across the entire photovoltaic supply chain, a surge in demand was seen in the final quarter of the year for PV modules. A new PV module shipment record of 11 GW was reached in the fourth quarter according to the IHS Solar Integrated Market Tracker.).