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  1. Apple Grows Its Own Solar Farms in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    News Thursday that the Cupertino, Calif.-based company is partnering with SunPower. , a major U.S. solar-panel maker, to build two solar power plants in China's southwestern Sichuan province, highlights Apple's attempts to offset its growing carbon footprint in China, where it is expanding at a rapid pace.

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  2. New York State Passes Budget that Continues Tax Incentives for Solar InstallationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    Last week, New York State enacted a budget for the fiscal year 2015-16 that continues two tax incentives for the installation of solar energy systems: tax credits conferred to partially offset the costs of such installations, and a sales tax exemption for the retail sale and installation of residential and commercial solar equipment. In 2012, we expected New York State's solar energy tax incentives to spur a significant increase in solar energy systems across the state.

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  3. Georgetown Utility to Be Powered by Solar and Wind Energy by 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Electric Energy Online

    A 150-megawatt solar power agreement recently finalized, in addition to a 144 megawatt wind power agreement in 2014, will make the City of Georgetown one of the largest municipally-owned utilities in the U.S. to supply its customers with 100 percent solar and wind energy*. The long-term agreements also allow Georgetown to provide competitive electric rates and hedge against price volatility for energy produced by fossil-fuels.

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  4. ZBB Energy (ZBB) Stock Skyrocketing Today on Solar Power PartnershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheStreet.com

    As part of the deal the two companies have executed a securities purchase agreement valued at $33.4 million, consisting of a combination of newly issued common stock and convertible preferred stock of ZBB Energy. Under the terms of the SPA Solar Power will acquire 8 million shares of ZBB Energy common stock for approximately $5.4 million and 28,048 shares of ZBB Energy Series C Convertible stock for about $28 million.

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  5. Business briefing: Questar Assessments gets Mississippi dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    ... an agreement with Macalester College in St. Paul to offset 100 percent of the college's electricity use with solar energy. ... Jim Kruse , founder, and Melissa Kelley , president of J.F. Kruse Jewelers based in St. Cloud, have been named the ...

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  6. How radiative fluxes are affected by cloud and particle characteristicsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    Climate models calculate a changing mix of clouds and emissions that interact with solar energy. To narrow the broad range of possible answers from a climate model, researchers analyzed the effect of several proven numerical stand-ins for atmospheric processes on the energy flux at the top of the atmosphere.

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  7. Great Sky Solar Celebrates Collaboration With the American Friends Service CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... non-violence. About Great Sky Solar Great Sky Solar works to provide homeowners and commercial properties with solar energy capabilities. They are the only employee-owned solar installer in Boston, and the team places great value on both quality ...

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  8. Africa: South Africa Set to Become Global Leader of Green EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    ... Eskom's current fleet produces 41 194MW of power. Andrzej Golebiowski of Scatec Solar won three bids to produce solar energy in South Africa. These projects are Solar PV Sirius Solar PV Project One (75MW), Solar PV Dyason's Klip 1 (75M) and Solar PV ...

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  9. New Study: Schneider Power Inc. - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    The company operates a portfolio of renewable electricity generation facilities in North America, and holds a minority interest in a wind facility in Germany. It manages a portfolio of 30+ clean electricity generation development projects located on the most promising and prospective wind and solar power areas in the United States, Bahamas and the Dominican Republic.

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  10. New Market Research Report: Standard Solar, Inc. - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances ProfileRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    The company develops, constructs, integrates and finances solar energy systems and solar panel installation. It provides services such as design of solar systems and installation of solar systems.

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  11. New Study: Wind Power in New Zealand, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    Wind Power in New Zealand, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2015 - " is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information and understanding of the wind power market in New Zealand. The report provides in depth analysis on global renewable power market and global wind power market with forecasts up to 2025.

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  12. GoSol is crowdfunding a scalable and cost-effective solar solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TreeHugger

    This optimistic initiative aims to kick off a global wave of solar entrepreneurship with free construction guides for building high-powered solar concentrators with local materials. Most of the time, when we talk about solar energy, we're probably referring to solar photovoltaic technology, which produces electricity from the sun's rays, and which is rapidly becoming a cost-effective way of generating clean renewable energy.

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  13. Cobalt film a clean-fuel findRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Science Daily

    ... make one or the other, but not both." The researchers suggested applying alternating current from wind or solar energy sources to cobalt-based electrolysis could be an environmentally friendly source of hydrogen and oxygen. "Here we can just ...

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  14. Harvesting energy from electromagnetic wavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Science Daily

    Researchers have developed a novel design for electromagnetic energy harvesting based on the "full absorption concept." This involves the use of metamaterials that can be tailored to produce media that neither reflects nor transmits any power -- enabling full absorption of incident waves at a specific range of frequencies and polarizations.

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  15. On the CapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Cape Cod Times

    ... Information: 508-790-6220. The Green Sanctuary committee of the Unitarian Church of Barnstable will present a solar energy forum from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, April 18 at the church, 3330 Main St. (Route 6A), Barnstable Village. The ...

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  16. SPI invests $33 Million and Sets Partnership with ZBB EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | PowerPulse

    ZBB Energy Corporation today announced its intention to enter into a supply agreement with Solar Power, Inc. for energy storage systems with total combined power output of 40MW over a period of four years. The value of the initial supply agreement is estimated at $80 million to $120 million, depending on the mix of storage applications and installation requirements.

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  17. Surviving the recession: Cut energy use, boost savingsRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... bills. "It's roughly 15 percent more savings," said Danny Parker, principal research scientist with the Florida Solar Energy Center in Cocoa. As an added bonus, your thrift also reduces your carbon footprint. According to Parker, if you consider ...

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  18. GEI Global Energy Corp. Explores Solar OpportunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AndhraNews

    GEI Global Energy Corp. , a fuel cell electric power generation company, announced the board approval to explore opportunities in the solar energy application space including acquisitions and new relationships. Toward this goal the company is working with Zarvic Brothers as a consulting group.

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  19. The Muthoot Group's State of The Art Paul George Global School begins Maiden Academic SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AndhraNews

    ... play area will have a transparent solar Building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) panel covering, for trapping solar energy for the electrical requirements of the building, which would also provide incidental shelter to the playing area below in ...

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  20. Apple Solar Project in China Hailed as Important First StepRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Data Center Knowledge

    Apple says its Maiden, North Carolina, data center has the largest privately owned solar array in the country. Apple is investing in a new Chinese solar power project as part of a larger push to use sustainable resources internationally.

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