22 Sep '11, 3pm

@Walmart to Go #Solar on 60 More #California Stores via @TreeHugger

@Walmart to Go #Solar on 60 More #California Stores via @TreeHugger

We have, of course, already covered Wal-Mart's solar efforts many times before. From adding thin-film solar to some stores , to launching the largest solar array in Latin America , while the corporation's detractors can accuse it of many things, lagging behind on adoption of solar and renewables is not one of them. Now the company has announced it will be installing solar arrays on 60 more California stores , bringing the total of solar-powered stores in California to 130 by the end of 2013—or 75% of all the stores it owns in the State. So while the Conservative media continues its bizarre crusade against solar, forward-thinking corporations are busy embracing the new paradigm of energy generation. And as the Wal-Mart press release argues, they are putting people back to work in the process: Walmart's investment in solar power is anticipated to create hundreds of jobs in C...

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