28 Jan '15, 9pm

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Homes and business aren't the only places you can find solar in the United States. A growing number of professional sports facilities are installing solar to benefit the environment and their bottom line. SEIA took a look at solar across the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, MLS, NASCAR and IndyCar. The results were impressive: the total cumulative capacity in professional sports reached 21.7 megawatts (MW) last year, enough to power nearly 3,000 American homes! Together, the solar systems installed at sports facilities across the United States offset nearly 20,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide, the equivalent of planting half a million trees. Below is a fact sheet that ranks all of the facilities by total installed capacity, as well as some shareable graphics and sample Tweets. We have also developed a map where you can scroll through and check out more information about some of the ma...

Full article: http://www.seia.org/research-resources/solar-win-study-so...

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There Is Solar, And There Is Solar

There Is Solar, And There Is Solar

renewableenergyworld.com 27 Jan '15, 1pm

The Hindu, January 19, 2015 quotes India’s Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal: “India [is] committed to its … target o...

‘Solar Super Bowl’ Highlights Importance of Ren...

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Jan '15, 5pm

No matter who you’re rooting for in this weekend’s Super Bowl, solar energy is going to come out on the winning side. For ...

‘Solar Super Bowl’ Highlights Importance of Ren...

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Jan '15, 5pm

No matter who you’re rooting for in this weekend’s Super Bowl, solar energy is going to come out on the winning side. For ...

Listen Up: Ten Predictions for Rooftop Solar in...

renewableenergyworld.com 29 Jan '15, 2pm

OK, one can pretty much take these predictions to the bank. But what will happen in the solar industry in 2015? What kind ...

Canberra's @questacon has gone solar, with more than 360 @WINAICO_AUS solar panels!

Canberra's @questacon has gone solar, with more...

solarplaza.com 28 Jan '15, 4am

Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre was founded in the early 1980s by Professor Mike Gore AM to be the ...

More Than 125,000 UK Homes Installed Solar PV L...

cleantechnica.com 29 Jan '15, 6am

I’ve been off the grid for over 25 years. I doubt many people will go off grid if they have reasonable access and their el...

Study Finds Solar Panels Add Value to Houses

Study Finds Solar Panels Add Value to Houses

greenbuildingadvisor.com 23 Jan '15, 9am

Researchers led Light-emitting diode. Illumination technology that produces light by running electrical current through a ...

Proof in Numbers: Putting Solar Job Census & Home Value Study in Perspective

Proof in Numbers: Putting Solar Job Census & Ho...

renewableenergyworld.com 22 Jan '15, 3pm

Encouraging news was published last week. Avoiding any hyperbolic phrases, the facts speak for themselves. Almost 174,000 ...

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greentechmedia.com 22 Jan '15, 1pm

Every quarter, GTM Research's solar analysts compile the most important data and findings from the past three months. The ...

Five Solar Stocks To Own In 2015

Five Solar Stocks To Own In 2015

altenergystocks.com 22 Jan '15, 6pm

This past Saturday afternoon, Rick Diaz locked in another customer. A former roofing contractor, Rick is now a sales rep a...

The Future of Solar in Wisconsin

The Future of Solar in Wisconsin

renewableenergyworld.com 23 Jan '15, 3pm

This past November, the Wisconsin Public Service Commission voted to allow the state’s major utility, Wisconsin Energy to ...

Solar a Better Investment Than Stocks in Most L...

e360.yale.edu 16 Jan '15, 5pm

16 Jan 2015: Solar a Better Investment Than Stocks in Most Large U.S. Cities, Study Says SunShot Solar Outreach For homeow...

Solar Trade Case Update: US Triggers Penalties on China, Taiwan Solar Panels

Solar Trade Case Update: US Triggers Penalties ...

renewableenergyworld.com 21 Jan '15, 5pm

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Solar panels imported from China and Taiwan are harming U.S. manufacturers, an independent trade panel...

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greentechmedia.com 20 Jan '15, 2pm

Since the 2008 mortgage crisis and Great Recession, two industries have fared better than most others: finance and energy....

Solar as an Energy Equity Solution

Solar as an Energy Equity Solution

renewableenergyworld.com 21 Jan '15, 3pm

For over 100 years, the American economy has been fueled by enormous expansion of fossil fuel energy. It has emitted a dis...