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WEBINAR ALERT - NREL Report on Huge Rooftop Solar Opportunity in Low-to-Moderate Income Communities

NREL will host a 

Get Rare Data on Community Solar Developments

Get a rare, data-driven perspective on the entire community solar market with this latest report from SEPA. With this report, you can eliminate the guesswork of community solar development by utilizing our data on program counts, installed...

Carrier Class Group Changes their Name to Sunbolt

Carrier Class Group (Willow Grove, PA), the nation’s leading manufacturer of solar powered electronic device charging stations, has changed the name of the company and its product line to Sunbolt.  The rebranding effort coincides with the...

Global Solar PV Inverters Market will Decline from $6.3bn in 2017 to $3.7bn by 2022

The global solar photovoltaic (PV) inverters market will decline from $6.3bn in 2017 to $3.7bn in 2022, with Asia-Pacific (APAC) relinquishing its leading regional share to the Americas over the forecast period, according to GlobalData, a leading...

Solect Energy Expands Into Illinois with a Focus on Commercial & Industrial Market and Community Sola

Solect Energy, the leading commercial-scale developer and installer of solar energy systems in Massachusetts, announced that it has expanded oper-ations into Illinois. Solect’s Illinois operations will be based in Aurora, and will be led by...

Schletter Group is Reorganizing its U.S. Company

The Schletter group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of photovoltaic mounting systems, is reorganizing its business in the U.S. The U.S. subsidiary Schletter Inc, based in Shelby, North Carolina, has filed for Chapter 11 proceedings in...

Fraunhofer ISE and teamtechnik Demonstrate Industrial Maturity of Electrically Conductive Adhesives for Silicon Solar Cells

The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE and teamtechnik, an international leader in production technology, report that it is now possible to connect high efficiency solar cells using electrically conductive adhesives in series...

Grasshopper Solar Closes CAD $270 Million Financing from Deutsche Bank

Grasshopper Solar, Canada's largest fully-integrated solar company announced the successful completion of a CAD $270 million senior debt facility with Deutsche Bank; the largest of its kind in Canada. This facility will be...

GameChange Solar Standing Seam Roof Racking System Combines with Energy Storage

GameChange Solar announced that it has completed a 1.4 MW Standing Seam system that was recently installed in Sterling Massachusetts to support 4,080 REC silicon modules. The solar system was married to in-building energy storage solution to provide...

Golden 1 Center “Solar Days” Builds on Sacramento Kings Ambitious Green Performance and Goals

In an effort to extend their commitment to environmental stewardship, the Sacramento Kings and Golden 1 Center – the world’s greenest and most technologically advanced arena – will operate on an amount of electricity equivalent to that...

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Helios Solar and Renusol America Announce Completion of Michigan's First Brownfield-to-Solar Energy Project

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The Solar Cell that Also Shines: Luminescent ‘LED-type’ Design Breaks Efficiency Record, Illuminates 50-Year Mystery

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Solar Installations Rise in Second Half—but Module Revenue Growth Stalls

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The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) announced the release of the comprehensively updated LEED Demand Response Pilot...

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