17 May '11, 12pm

Sungevity partners with Lowe's: Innovative business models are bringing solar to the general public

Sungevity partners with Lowe's: Innovative business models are bringing solar to the general public

Sungevity partners with Lowe’s: Innovative business models are bringing solar to the general public May 17, 2011 Yesterday’s news from the solar company Sungevity that it will partner with Lowe’s Home improvement stores to help customers quote and install a solar system is a great indicator of where the industry is going. Critics often charge that solar is “fringe” or “inaccessible,” which has historically been true. Since the 70’s, home solar photovoltaics has been largely a technology for environmentally-conscious first adopters and hi-tech lovers. But with prices coming steadily – and now dramatically – down over the years, and companies adopting innovative financing models to make a purchase easier, solar PV has moved far beyond that label. Sungevity is an up-and coming player in the solar services area . Started in California in 2007, the company created a web-based q...

Full article: http://climateprogress.org/2011/05/17/sungevity-lowes-inn...

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grist.org 17 May '11, 5pm

Sungevity will install kiosks around Lowe's stores in California. Photo: Grant Bierman Cross-posted from Climate Progress ...

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greenbiz.com 17 May '11, 4pm

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greentechmedia.com 16 May '11, 6pm

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treehugger.com 17 May '11, 1am

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Lowe's to bring home solar to the big box masses

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mnn.com 19 May '11, 5pm

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