28 Sep '14, 3pm

#peakoil Solar Market Potential in Saudi Arabia: When 13 MW of renewable capacity is installed in the United S...

This is great news and I am pro Saudi solar. It is better them buying F22’s or M1 Abrams. Yet, with Liebig’s law this is no panacea for a region in vast overshoot to carrying capacity with food and water. Sure they got energy but they can’t eat or drink energy. There is a limit to desalinization and no guarantee of food imports in a collapsing world. This solar is a good bet for the next 5-10 years when liquid fuels go into shortage. Every single drop of oil is going to be needed to cushion our fall globally. The ME will need oil exports to mitigate their overshoot in food and water. This is true if we are capable of holding some kind of economic activity and coordinated civilization together when BAU fractures. I again mention the low cost, low tech, simple/robust AltE technology for the end user over the utility scale developments. These large investments will be shut ou...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/alternative-energy/solar-market-potent...

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The Untapped Potential of Solar Schools in Massachusetts

The Untapped Potential of Solar Schools in Mass...

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Sep '14, 2pm

School districts across America are beginning to see the light, as they realize the potential of solar energy. From provid...

The Saudi Arabia of the South Pacific

The Saudi Arabia of the South Pacific

grist.org 25 Sep '14, 11pm

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The Empire State Seeds Funding for More Than 21...

green-energy-news.com 27 Sep '14, 3pm

The Empire State Seeds Funding for More Than 214 MW of Solar Power . 142 Solar Projects at Businesses and Schools Will Inc...

Midwest Solar Market: Hot or Not?

Midwest Solar Market: Hot or Not?

renewableenergyworld.com 25 Sep '14, 1pm

As much as 67 gigawatts of distributed solar power could be installed in the Midwest at prices competitive with utility re...

PACE Financing Set to Expand Commercial PV Market via @REWorld

PACE Financing Set to Expand Commercial PV Mark...

renewableenergyworld.com 27 Sep '14, 2pm

In the United States, access to third-party financing has been a main driver in bringing solar projects of all sizes acros...

PACE Financing Set to Expand Commercial Solar Market

PACE Financing Set to Expand Commercial Solar M...

renewableenergyworld.com 24 Sep '14, 4pm

In the United States, access to third-party financing has been a main driver in bringing solar projects of all sizes acros...

[News] First Solar targets Germany’s 600MW larg...

pv-tech.org 29 Sep '14, 12pm

First Solar is participating in a consultation process for an expected 600MW tender for large scale solar in Germany. Imag...

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pv-magazine.com 28 Sep '14, 7am

IKEA to broaden solar panel sales beyond UK 23. September 2014 | Applications & Installations , Global PV markets , Indust...

Washington DC Releases Proposed Community Solar Regulations

Washington DC Releases Proposed Community Solar...

renewableenergyworld.com 27 Sep '14, 6am

On October 1st 2013, the D.C. legislature passed the Community Solar Renewables Energy Act (B20-007) , making D.C. the ten...

IEA: Solar to be world's main energy source by ...

pv-magazine.com 27 Sep '14, 9pm

IEA: Solar to be world's main energy source by 2050 26. September 2014 | Applications & Installations , Financial & Legal ...

REC Solar Breaks 28 MW Installed Capacity in Ha...

renewableenergyworld.com 18 Sep '14, 1pm

This week’s announcement by REC Solar of the completion of two rooftop arrays at W.M. Keck Observatory and four ground-mou...

Solar makes the world go round (by 2050):

pv-magazine.com 27 Sep '14, 2pm

IEA: Solar to be world's main energy source by 2050 26. September 2014 | Applications & Installations , Financial & Legal ...

Kazakhstan Mulls Adding 713 MW of Solar PV Capacity by 2020

Kazakhstan Mulls Adding 713 MW of Solar PV Capa...

renewableenergyworld.com 23 Sep '14, 3pm

It is estimated that the 3 GW of sustainable energy capacity would satisfy approximately 3 percent of Kazakhstan’s electri...

Kind of amazing that #NYC #schools could save $...

seia.org 25 Sep '14, 6pm

WASHINGTON, DC – Bolstered by the NY-Sun initiative, as well as by Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s continued commitment to renewable e...

Microinverter and Power Optimizer Market Set to Boom

Microinverter and Power Optimizer Market Set to...

renewableenergyworld.com 22 Sep '14, 9pm

Utah, USA -- There’s a new billion-dollar solar tech market on the horizon. According to IHS Technology, 2018 will be a la...