05 Oct '16, 9pm

No one is fighting harder for NEM across the US than @SEIA. Period.

After a bruising 2015 with solar policy setbacks in key states, 2016 has seen multiple policy wins across the U.S. Utilities continue filing requests to increase fixed charges, but reports show regulators have denied the majority of these requests. Compromise solar valuation regulatory decisions occurred in Arizona, Colorado and Nevada. Meanwhile, policymakers in New York, Oregon, and Rhode Island have taken progressive solar action, and voters overwhelmingly supported expanding solar access in Florida. So, is the tide turning in the fight for sensible state-level solar policy, or are we merely in an ebb awaiting the next flow? Solar shines in state capitols There’s no rest for the weary with state-level renewable energy legislation, and although policies might have come under fire in some regions, several states scored big renewable energy wins this year. For example, Rho...

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seia.org 06 Oct '16, 8pm

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solarindustrymag.com 05 Oct '16, 5pm

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solarserver.com 04 Oct '16, 9am

In Q2, 2016, the U.S. solar photovoltaic (PV) market installed 2,051 megawatts (MW), up 43% over Q2, 2015, according to th...

Oklahoma Ventures Into Solar Power. Can an Oil ...

greentechmedia.com 03 Oct '16, 1pm

by Julia Pyper October 03, 2016 Oklahoma isn’t known for having the most robust solar market. In fact, it doesn’t have muc...

Fed-backed program designates communities across the U.S. "open for #solar business"

Fed-backed program designates communities acros...

solarindustrymag.com 26 Sep '16, 4pm

The SolSmart program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative, has recognized 22 city and co...

California regulators reject utility challenge to #solar NEM 2.0

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solarindustrymag.com 28 Sep '16, 3pm

The California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) is promoting another solar policy victory, as the California ...

Is Solar Power the Future for Smart Cities?

It may have started with smart cars and smart homes, but as technology advances, the “smart” trend is taking over entire c...

Is Solar Power the Future for Smart Cities?

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California Republicans Are 5 Times More Likely to Own Solar Than Democrats

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greentechmedia.com 03 Oct '16, 10pm

Republican voters and elected officials are generally considered hostile toward renewable energy. That’s likely because ma...

Looking fw to a new era of #solar jobs, economic growth, consumer choice in NV. Let's make this happen.

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solarindustrymag.com 01 Oct '16, 11pm

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Mission Solar Energy Reduces Workforce At San Antonio Plant

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San Antonio-based module manufacturer Mission Solar Energy is shutting down the solar cell production line at its plant an...

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greenbiz.com 03 Oct '16, 9am

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