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The Motley Fool
Are You Part of the 31% of Americans Planning to Invest in This Green Technology in 2014?
The poll found that overall, 88% of respondents supported renewable energy. Even better, at least in terms of SolarCity's future business, was that 62% of respondents would be interested in adding solar to their homes.
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
The Motley Fool
Has Best Buy Found its Magic Carpet Ride?
With plenty of pessimists for both solar and big box retail, can this new partnership boost sales? Best Buy's Solar Bet SolarCity Corporation announced Wednesday that it is joining forces with Best Buy Co., offer its services through approximately 60 stores in Arizona, California, Hawaii, New York, and Oregon .
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Elon Musk launching heaviest rocket in existence
I love Elon Musk, as I'm sure many of you here do. As CEO, Chief Product Architect, and the face of Tesla Motors , he is launching us into the electric vehicle era with a strong jolt of torque.
Seth Weissman oversaw growth of SolarCity, legal team
Finalist, Public company : Seth Weissman, Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, SolarCity Corp. Birthplace: Nyack, N.Y. Education: J.D., law, Boston University, 1993; B.A., political science, Penn State University, 1990.
Stocks to Watch Friday: SolarCity Corp, Texas Instruments Incorporated, and Visa Inc
Momentum names that made notable moves on Thursday and could continue to do so into Friday's session include alternative energy concern SolarCity Corp , semiconductor name Texas Instruments Incorporated , and credit card giant Visa Inc .
Thu Mar 13, 2014
7 lessons for successful cleantech investing
Here's a bit of advice on cleantech investing from a partner at Generation, a London-based firm founded by Al Gore and David Blood.
Who's Hiring in Martinez: Shell; Senior Caregiver; SolarCity
For those seeking work in Martinez - or those who are looking for a new job, or even a second job - here's a list of local job openings.
Now You Can Buy Solar Panels at 60 Best Buy Stores Across the United States
Consumers heading down to their local Best Buy for a new laptop or microwave will now be able to pick up solar panels as well.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
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.
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.
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.
SolarCity Moves Into Best Buy
Best Buy, which sells everything from computers to cell phone plans to candy, now plans to peddle electricity.
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.