Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in the solar power industry. Elon Musk Unveils Shingles That Could Finally Make Rooftop Solar Sexy He said the new solar tiles are more visually appealing than traditional shingles or solar panels. “Over time, every house would be a solar house,” he said. “It’s…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in the solar power industry. US Businesses Embracing Solar Power Big US businesses are embracing solar power, according to new report A new report has placed a leading retailer at the top of U.S. businesses embracing solar power. The Solar Energy Industries Association’s (SEIA)…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in the solar power industry. Solar Power Comes to Saint Lucia Island in the Sun: Saint Lucia Goes Solar The installation team prepare to install the final panel.     Cost-Competive Solar Power on the Way Cost-Competitive Solar Is Coming Soon to a Grid…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in the solar power industry. Stanford Solar Project Expansion Stanford’s solar expansion project moves ahead – Stanford University News Stanford’s solar expansion project moves aheadIn addition, more rooftop solar panels are being installed on campus. Sixteen additional campus buildings – including Maples Pavilion and…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in our solar power weekly roundup Episode 7. US veterans build a greener future at home In a 2015 survey of post-9/11 veterans living in Orange County, California, many said they “were generally … U.S. Army veteran and co-founder of solar energy investment platform…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in our solar power weekly roundup Episode 6. Chemists find key to manufacturing more efficient solar cells – Phys.Org Chemists find key to manufacturing more efficient solar cellsIn a discovery that could have profound implications for future energy policy, Columbia scientists have demonstrated it…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in our solar power weekly roundup Episode 5. California Just Doubled Down on Fighting Climate Change An aggressive emissions bill commits the state to making deep cuts in emissions by 2030.     U.S. Solar Poised For ‘Unprecedented’ Growth Spurt This Year Growing 43%…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in our solar power weekly roundup Episode 4. Solar Storage Surges to 41.2 MW The US Deployed 41.2MW of Energy Storage in Q2 2016, On Pace for Another Historic Year “This quarter marked several storage firsts, such as the first grid-scale project in MISO…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in our solar power weekly roundup Episode 3. Apple Solar Panels Apple is covering its $5 billion ‘spaceship’ campus with solar panels — here’s your latest look – Business Insider Apple is covering its $5 billion ‘spaceship’ campus with solar panels — here’s your…

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Some of our favorite stories from around the web this week in our solar power weekly roundup EP2. California Energy Storage How Much Energy Storage Would Be Needed for California to Reach 50 Percent Solar? – Greentech Media How Much Energy Storage Would Be Needed for California to Reach 50 Percent Solar?And any delays in…

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