26 Aug '16, 12pm

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US residential solar firm Vivint Solar has expanded the availability of its services into the sunshine state Florida, starting in the Tampa Bay area. Florida has extremely high electricity consumption, with the average household using 30% more electricity than other states, according to the US Energy Information Administration. Residents will now be able to receive a loan for solar energy systems and finance ownership of the system with no upfront costs. David Bywater, interim chief executive of Vivint Solar, said: "Floridians will now be able to enjoy the clean solar power their homes are able to generate, which can save them money and reduce impact on the environment." Despite having excellent solar resoruces, the state has been slow to get off the gorund with solar deployments. Vivint Solar expects total installations to be flat through the second-half of 2016 . India i...

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