26 Apr '11, 12pm

12-step guide makes #solar #power accessible to small businesses & local governments #energy

Cover of "Purchasing Power: Best Practices Guide to Collaborative Solar Procurement" 12-step guide makes solar power accessible to small businesses and local governments Editor’s note: Experts will be attending DOE’s Solar America Cities Annual Meeting, April 26-28, and are available to comment on the report and related issues. As the solar market in the United States surpasses $6 billion, a new report demonstrates how governments and businesses can save money by joining together to buy solar power. The report, “Purchasing Power: Best Practices Guide for Collaborative Solar Procurement” was issued by the World Resources Institute (WRI) and Joint Venture: Silicon Valley Network (Joint Venture) at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solar America Cities Annual Meeting . Collaborative solar purchasing allows governments, businesses or universities in the same region to collective...

Full article: http://www.wri.org/press/2011/04/press-release-new-group-...

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