3 hrs ago
SolarCity Revives on Best Buy Deal; 'Musk Factor'
While the wide-ranging solar industry includes a variety of diverse components, companies either tangentially or directly involved with solar energy tend to move in the market as a monolith.
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4 hrs ago
SolarCity employees Luis Zavala, left, and Jose Gazo install...
SolarCity workers Luis Zavala and Jose Gazo install photovoltaic panels on a home in San Leandro in December.
8 hrs ago
Biz Break: New partnerships for SolarCity and Best Buy, Yahoo and Yelp
Micah Fromkin, right, crew leader for SolarCity solar panel installers and Christian Lee, a junior installer, carefully place a solar panel onto the roof of a residential building in San Francisco, Wednesday, March 11, 2009.
17 hrs ago
SolarCity Moves Into Best Buy
Best Buy, which sells everything from computers to cell phone plans to candy, now plans to peddle electricity.
17 hrs ago
Now You Can Walk Into A Best Buy And Get A Solar System For Your Home
SolarCity and Best Buy have just announced a deal allowing customers to get low-cost and low-hassle solar power for their homes.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Brand Face-Off: SolarCity Corp vs. SunEdison Inc
Alternative energy concerns SolarCity Corp and SunEdison Inc have flown up the charts during the last 12 months.
U.S. Homeowners, Especially Republicans, Want To Be Able To Choose Clean Energy
A new poll of over 1,400 U.S. homeowners concludes that homeowners want choice in how they get their power and control over who provides it.
Solar3D to Benefit From Rapidly Growing Adoption of Solar
"We knew that PV installations in the US were growing when we made the decision to acquire SUNworks," said Jim Nelson, CEO of Solar3D.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
My Money Is On Elon Musk
I was recently asked by one of my radio listeners about my opinion of investing in Carl Icahn through his Icahn Enterprises .
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Building A Hedged Portfolio Around A SolarCity Position
You can hold a position in SolarCity while strictly limiting your downside risk with a hedged portfolio, such as the one shown below.
SolarCity Gives Light Year New Meaning
The lessor of solar-power panels to homeowners has a highflying stock, but its optimistic outlook is based on a lot of long-term assumptions.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Solar & crowdfunding are getting cozier every day
While crowdfunding is a tiny blip on the radar of the hot solar panel market, interest in the potential of the financing option is growing.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
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Crowdfunding and Solar Loans Collide With RGS Energy Deal
Now that the cost of building a solar system is competitive with the cost of electricity from the grid, one of the challenges is financing billions of dollars worth of solar projects.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Mosaic crowdsources solar installation for homeowners
SolarCity employees Luis Zavala and Jose Gazo install solar panels on a roof in San Leandro in 2013.
Arizona solar fight could impact Tesla site selection for $5B battery factory
Could bad blood and hurt feelings over solar energy adversely affect whether Tesla Motors locates a $5 billion battery factory in Arizona? Tesla CEO Elon Musk is looking at locating a 10 million-square-foot electric battery factory in either Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico or Texas.
Watchdog.org - A huge win for property right
These are boom times for SolarCity, the solar energy company backed by libertarian-leaning entrepreneur Elon Musk.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Trina Solar Soars On Q4 EPS Beat, Industry Optimism
It's been a busy week for solar names as both Sunedison and SolarCity delayed filing 10-Ks and today Trina Solar ended up more than 11% after reporting a better-than-expected fourth quarter Tuesday morning.
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1 Massive Solar Facility That's Too Big to Ignore
Using solar power to generate electricity is a hot topic. However, it has some major limitations today, including the fact that solar only works while the sun shines.
Energy Stocks: SolarCity gains despite accounting error
Shares of SolarCity Corp. rose nearly 3% on Tuesday, a day after the company said it found an accounting error and will restate its 2012 and 2013 financial results within two weeks.
5 things to know about how Tesla's huge battery factory will affect the power grid
Will Tesla's huge battery factory affect the power grid? Of course, but it's a lot more nuanced than you've read.