24 Dec '11, 12am

U.S. Solar Energy in 2011

Consumer, business and industry support for solar continues to grow . Solar’s growth is leading to rapid innovation across the spectrum – from factory improvements to new financing and sales mechanisms – that allow more and more Americans to turn to solar energy. Target, Walgreens, Whole Foods, Johnson & Johnson, Safeway and others are powering their businesses with solar. In addition to GE’s investment in new manufacturing in the U.S., 2011 also welcomed new household-name corporations to the solar industry, with Warren Buffett’s MidAmerica Energy, Total Energy and Google all making sizeable investments in solar in 2011.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/12/23/u-s-solar-energy-in-2...

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