29 May '15, 10am

Great news! MT @pvmagazine US #cleanenergy use hits 80 yr high, says @EIAgov #solar #PV

US clean energy use hits 80 year high, says EIA 29. May 2015 | Applications & Installations , Financial & Legal Affairs , Global PV markets , Industry & Suppliers , Markets & Trends | By: Ian Clover Data from the Energy Information Administration reveals highest levels of renewable energy use in the U.S. since the Great Depression of the 1930s. Solar power capacity has grown by an average of 5% a year since 2001, but surged by 35% last year as the industry begins to take a greater slice of the renewable pie.David Parsons/NREL Not since a time when wood was used to power many Americans’ homes has the U.S. consumed as much renewable energy as it does today, only this time it is solar, wind and hydroelectric power that is taking on the role as renewable energy du jour , finds a report by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). According to the EIA, renewable energy ...

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greentechmedia.com 30 May '15, 9am

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Jobs in clean energy jumped 18% last year #GrnBz

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