28 Nov '11, 8pm

A tastefully small feast of summaries of recent renewables developments in HI, ID, OR, SC, TX #solar

News from DSIRE: week of 11/28/11 HAWAII – New FIT Rates Approved About a year after approving the rates for Tiers 1 and 2 of the state’s feed-in tariff, the Hawaii Public Utilities Commission has finalized rates for Tier 3. Tier 3 rates were approved on November 22, and revised tariffs must be filed by December 6. Currently, in-line hydropower’s eligibility for Tier 3 has been deferred. Concentrating solar power projects under are capped at 33% of the aggregate feed-in tariff cap for each of the HECO companies. Rates vary by technology and system size. IDAHO – Gas Utility Unveils Solar Rebates Questar Gas is offering a $750 rebate to Idaho customers who install a solar water heating system. To qualify, the solar water heating system must be backed up by gas heat. Questar Gas is the only utility in Idaho known to offer rebates for solar energy. OREGON – Renewables Tax Cred...

Full article: http://irecusa.org/2011/11/news-from-dsire-week-of-112811/

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grist.org 28 Nov '11, 6pm

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green-energy-news.com 28 Nov '11, 3pm

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Oh yeah! Investment in #renewables trumps #fossil fuels first time ever. via @treehugger #energy

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treehugger.com 28 Nov '11, 5pm

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Solar and Renewables Strong and Growing Stronger, and Google Only Proves It

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getsolar.com 29 Nov '11, 10pm

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renewableenergyworld.com 28 Nov '11, 5pm

The tools at hand are a smart power grid and a range of financial “carrots.” With the aid of these tools, 2,000 electricit...

Smart Grid Will Raise Ceiling for Use of Renewa...

renewableenergyworld.com 28 Nov '11, 5pm

The tools at hand are a smart power grid and a range of financial “carrots.” With the aid of these tools, 2,000 electricit...

IEA: Renewables fastest growing energy sector

businessgreen.com 25 Nov '11, 9am

Renewable energy is now firmly entrenched as the world's fastest growing energy sector, according to a major new report fr...