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How does net metering make money?

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…
Forecast Shows How Trump Tariffs Will Hurt Solar Growth, State by State

Forecast Shows How Solar Tariffs Will Hurt Growth, State by State

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Which states will be hit hardest by Trump's solar tariffs? A new analysis reveals how the Trump administration's recently imposed solar tariffs could hinder installations at the state level. The tariffs are predicted to reduce the projected…
University of New South Wales goes 100% solar

A major Australian university just went all in on solar power

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A major Australian university is set to achieve carbon neutrality on its energy use and will have all of its energy needs met by solar photovoltaics (solar PV). Click here to view original web page at www.cnbc.com The University of New South…

Energy Heavyweights Unveils Plan for Puerto Rico’s Future Grid

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Group of Energy Heavyweights Unveils Plan for Puerto Rico’s Future Grid The resulting document sets out an ambitious overhaul of the island’s electric system. The “build back better” strategy considers immediate restoration efforts,…
Japanese solar firm to take on Tesla in roof tile market

Japanese solar firm to take on Tesla in roof tile market

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Solar Frontier K.K. plans to sell solar panels incorporated into roofing and wall materials, taking on Tesla Inc. in building technology that can generate power in the smallest spaces available. Solar Frontier, a wholly owned unit of…
What the Tax Legislation Conference Committee Means for Clean Energy

Taxing away Clean Energy

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How the government is catering to fossil fuel companies by taxing away clean energy...   Electric vehicles Currently, buyers are eligible for a federal tax credit of up to $7,500 per electric vehicle. The existing program is capped…

Bitcoin Mining Operations Now Use More Energy Than Ireland

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    It's been a big week for Bitcoin. The price of one bitcoin hit $13,000 on Wednesday, marking a 1,200 percent increase in value this year. The price of Bitcoin isn't the only thing rising. The energy used to "mine" the…
Flagship residential solar panel from LG breaks 21% efficiency, goes all black

“Neon R” solar panel from LG breaks 21% efficiency

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LG is pushing out their upgraded “Neon R” and “Neon AC” solar panels to the residential solar market in the USA. The Neon R peaks at 365W and 21.1% efficiency in a 60 cell format. The Neon AC – with an integrated Enphase Microinverter…

Air pollution cuts potential solar energy in China

  China is rapidly expanding its solar power supply, hoping to meet 10 percent of the nation's electricity needs with solar energy by 2030. But there's a problem: severe air pollution is blocking light from the sun, significantly reducing…
How does net metering make money?

Sell energy back to the power grid with net metering

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Solar has some complicated terms, like "net metering" which often confuse customers that are not educated in solar energy. Here ar Solarize, we're always looking for ways to educate the consumer so that they have the tools and information they…