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Solar installations have soared in recent years, with large businesses leading the way. As of 2016, some of the top corporate businesses have installed over 1 GW of solar which generates enough electricity to power 193,000 homes. Typically, when a small business owner reads about Fortune 500 companies installing solar at a large capacity, he

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You’ve probably started noticing more and more homes with solar panels on the roof. You may have even heard your friends, family and neighbors talk about their experience going solar. If they haven’t, chances are they know someone who has. What do you usually hear? Probably the standard benefits: No money out of pocket, free

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March 10, 2017 California has a lot of “firsts” for solar energy in America, aside from continually being the top state for total solar PV capacity. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that the Golden State is leading the market and has always had more solar energy than anywhere else in the US — the

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February 9, 2017 The (very exciting) 2016 solar results are in! According to the Department of Energy, the solar workforce grew 25% in 2016, adding around 73,000 new jobs. This is at a rate that’s faster than our entire economy, measuring in at 1.45% growth overall for the year. 1 out of 50 new jobs

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January 12, 2017 New year, better energy: According to multiple news reports from data collected over the previous year, solar power is officially the cheapest form of electricity worldwide, which is great news for the environment today and for future generations. According to Bloomberg, the cost of solar in 58 “emerging market economies” has dropped

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November 18, 2016 The solar boom throughout the United States is widely-known. While New Jersey and Massachusetts are leading New York on the East Coast for PV installed, the Empire State is gaining Momentum and ranking 7 on the list with enough solar now to power 136,000 homes. The number is expected to grow significantly

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Solar is Contagious (The Good Kind) October 19, 2016 As we enter Flu season, we know the word ‘contagious’ holds a negative connotation. But what about reducing greenhouse gas emissions? Lowering our carbon footprint? Creating a better environment for future generations? In the first half of 2016 alone, a new solar panel installation was completed

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September 14, 2016 A common misconception about renewable energy is that it’s not affordable. Cost savings is high up on the priority list for the average consumer — especially if it results in a financial agreement. While recognizing the importance of lowering our carbon footprint, it’s only smart to market this ‘greener future’ as an option that

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Power the Earth with Solar July 1, 2016 Ever wonder if it would be possible to power the whole Earth with solar panels? How many panels would we need? Well what if we told you that this is in fact possible! The entire world could run on solar panels if we installed as many as

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