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California Joins the Push to Speed Solar Permitting
I love it when good news builds and builds: Remember last week, when we wrote about efforts to take the paperwork out of solar permitting? Well today we’ve got even ...
Where Do You Get the Fastest Payback on Rooftop Solar?
Rooftop solar is a money-maker for homeowners, now more than ever. As a result not only of steadily dropping prices for solar systems, but also of an increase in government ...
Proposed Solar Power Installation to Save New Jersey School $21,000 Annually
In Mansfield Township, New Jersey, voters will be asked on Dec. 8 to approve or reject two proposals that would repair the roof of the John Hydock Elementary School and ...
Solar in San Diego to Roll Out Full-Scale Power Financing
San Diego is solar power, the California city with more rooftop solar panels than any other city in the state, plans to initiate wide-scale solar financing options through property taxes ...
Companies to collaborate on solar roof arrays
Consumers are likely to have new options for solar roof arrays in light of a newly announced business partnership. This week, Johns Manville and Energy Conversion Devices announced a new ...
Report shows sharp increase in California’s solar roof arrays
A new report is providing some additional insight into the growth of solar in California over the years. According to the group Environment California, the state had about 51,000 solar ...
Solar industry weighs potential for distributed generation
One lingering question for the solar energy industry continues to be whether distributed generation will be a more common model than large-scale projects. A Reuters report notes that Southern ...
California rebate program running low on funds
Solar power in California is becoming so popular that the state’s subsidy program is reportedly running low on funds. A report in the Los Angeles Times focuses on a $3.3 ...
Nevada emerging as a leader in large-scale solar
Nevada is reportedly gaining a reputation as one of the most solar-friendly states in the country. A report in the Las Vegas Sun this week focuses on the recent accomplishments ...
Green building industry expected to grow significantly
The green building industry is likely to continue to enjoy rapid growth in the coming years, according to a recent report. The report from NextGen Research predicts that green building ...