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3 hrs ago | Denver Post
Solar paneling is a popular alternative for many parts of the metro area including Golden, which is now a Solar Friendly Community.
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7 hrs ago | Washington Examiner
Riverside County supervisors have approved a solar project that would cover 7.5 square miles of desert and provide enough electricity for 225,000 homes.
7 hrs ago | Easy Reader News
Solar shades, like these covering a parking lot, will offset 70% of energy used by Redondo Beach schools.
12 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo
A bill that increases available state money to encourage installation of solar power systems in Iowa has passed a Senate committee and moves forward to the full Senate.
16 hrs ago | Creative Loafing
The wrong kind of green prevails again: Charlotte-Douglas Airport has "quietly" canceled its solar plan - which would have been one of the biggest solar-power projects in North Carolina - for fear it would interfere with expansion plans.
20 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
The Toronto stock market looked set to start the session little changed as disappointing industrial production data added to China growth concerns that have pressured markets all week.
21 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper
San Mateo-based SolarCity Corp. on Wednesday announced a partnership with electronics retailer Best Buy to launch in-store residential solar-panel sales and services at about 60 Best Buy stores in California and four other states.
Trinity United Methodist Church Leaders Art Brown left and David Haynes talk Wednesday about their new solar power system on the roof of the church in Chico.
Almost a million huge gleaming, curved mirrors and thermal energy storage covering 3 square miles at the Solana Generating Station are collecting 280 megawatts of solar power in a unique way.
When Xcel Energy raised questions about a system known as net metering that helps determine the credit homeowners get from utility companies for putting solar panels on their roofs, regulators found the issue so contentious they separated it from a review of the renewable-energy policies of Colorado's largest utility.
Investing.com - Copper prices plunged to the lowest level since July 2010 on Wednesday, amid ongoing concerns over the health of China's economy.
EON SE, Germany's biggest utility, expects profit to fall as much as 33 percent this year on asset sales and lower earnings in Russia and at its commodities unit.
There were close to 8,600 solar jobs in Arizona last year, according to the Solar Foundation.
The California Independent System Operator , which manages the state's power grid, reported generating 3,926 megawatts on Friday, March 7. On Saturday, that record proved ephemeral, as 4,093 megawatts of electricity were generated by solar power in the Golden State.
Dairyland Power Cooperative is expanding its renewable energy sources with the addition of another commercial solar project.
Riverside County supervisors are expected to sign off on agreements with a solar power company planning to build a generating facility near Blythe that will net the county hundreds of thousands of dollars in fees and create several hundred construction jobs.
Saying it will benefit Massachusetts consumers by improving access to net metering, the Solar Energy Industries Association announced its support for legislation in both the State Senate and State House of Representatives, which will allow public and private distributed generation solar projects to continue, while preserving and expanding jobs in ... (more)