4 Ways to Get Projects Done in a World With Solar Tariffs

4 Ways to Get Projects Done in a World With Solar Tariffs

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Sungrow recently finished commissioning the 205 MW Great Valley Solar Project in California's Central Valley. There’s no way around it: The Trump administration’s Section 201 tariffs on foreign-made crystalline silicon cells and modules…
Trump's Solar Tariffs Won't Turn Tables On The Renewables Revolution

This Untapped Market Could Add 320 Gigawatts Of New U.S. Residential Solar Energy

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Click here to view original web page at www.forbes.com The federal government needs to be a more proactive partner in making clean energy accessible to all Americans Residential rooftop solar projects in the U.S. have historically been…
Strata Solar to build largest solar power plant in Washington

Strata Solar to build largest solar power plant in Washington

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The 28 MW-DC plant is part of an upcoming commercial and industrial solar program – Solar Solect – being offered by local power company Avista Utilities. The state expects to triple total solar capacity by the end of 2020. [...] Click here…
Georgia Power plans to add more than 177 MW of C&I solar

Georgia Power plans to add more than 177 MW of C&I solar

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Georgia Power today announced plans to add more than 177 MW of new solar resources to supply the company’s Commercial & Industrial Renewable Energy Development Initiative (C&I REDI). C&I REDI was developed through the company’s…

Florida's known for palm trees — how about solar trees? New ones pop up at Port Canaveral

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Florida Power & Light and Port Canaveral held a ceremony to unveil their solar trees, 3 at Exploration Tower and 2 at Jetty Park[...] Click here to view original web page at www.floridatoday.com Brevard County’s solar tree “forest”…
google offsets its carbon footprint with wind and solar

Google uses wind and solar to offset it's carbon footprint

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In late 2016, Google announced that it expected to offset all of its office and data center electricity use with 100 percent renewable energy in 2017. Today, the company says it achieved that goal. Google has been working on reducing its carbon…
Trump's Solar Tariffs Won't Turn Tables On The Renewables Revolution

Saudi Arabia Bets On A Solar Future

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Click here to view original web page at www.forbes.com Modern Saudi Arabia has been built on the back of petroleum -- an ancient solar resource that has been stored for millions of years underneath the kingdom. The Ghawar oilfield is the largest…
Elon Musk is giving 50,000 South Australian homes free solar panels and batteries

Elon Musk is giving 50,000 South Australian homes free solar panels and batteries

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The partnership between Elon Musk and the South Australian premier Jay Weatherill continues to grow as the two reach a deal to provide free Tesla solar panels and batteries to at least 50,000 homes in the state. Late last year, Tesla completed…
10 ways solar is transforming the U.S.

10 ways solar is transforming the U.S.

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On the fence about installing solar panels? Sure, you already know you could offset your electricity bill and cut your carbon emissions by several tons. If saving money AND the atmosphere isn’t enough to sway you, though, maybe a little peer…
Trump's Solar Tariffs Won't Turn Tables On The Renewables Revolution

Trump's Solar Tariffs Won't Turn Tables On The Renewables Revolution

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Solar panels on a hillside. Donald Trump may have imposed a 30% tariff on imported solar panels, but the energy sector has reached a tipping point and incumbent energy producers – both companies and nations – are too complacent about it,…