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37 min ago | Wall Street Journal

Tariffs Boost Solar-Panel Makers in U.S.

New tariffs on Chinese solar panels, including widely anticipated duties imposed by Washington on Friday, are spurring companies to manufacture more solar-power equipment in the U.S. Two U.S. companies-SolarCity Corp. and Suniva Inc.-have recently announced plans to build solar-panel factories in America, and at least one Chinese manufacturer says ... (more)

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy, Startups

4 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

Why Investors Should Buy SolarCity on the Drop

SolarCity shares have taken an enormous beating over the past month. The wide market sell-off, coupled with investor lawsuits asserting that the company is disregarding Federal Securities laws, have prompted a massive crash in the share cost.

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Related Topix: Startups

11 hrs ago | Salon

The technology of the future blows Stephen Colbert's mind

Last night on the "Colbert Report," SpaceX, Tesla, SolarCity and PayPal founder Elon Musk spoke to Stephen Colbert in a fascinating two-part interview.

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Related Topix: Startups, Tesla Motors

20 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

SolarCity: A Stock For The Farsighted

Operating in just over 10 States, SolarCity has huge potential growth, and the Company is nowhere near saturation in current operating locations.

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Related Topix: Startups, Tesla Motors, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Financial Markets, Solar Energy

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Townhall

Rooftop Solar Companies Cash In on Government Handouts

You can't help but hand it to them - rooftop solar companies have quite cleverly found their way onto the government's gravy train.

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Related Topix: Startups, Opinion

Scoop

SolarCity welcomes Greens plan to make schools solar hubs

Andrew Booth, CEO of New Zealand's leading solar power company SolarCity welcomes the Green Party's policy to help schools go solar.

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Related Topix: Startups, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Journal

SolarCity will say more next month about massive Riverbend project

Analysts expect SolarCity to elaborate on its acquisition of Silevo at its second quarter earnings call, which will take place around Aug. 7. The acquisition was announced June 16, and has huge implications for Western New York -- even though both companies are from California.

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Related Topix: Startups, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

SolarCity to move into 60,000 square feet in Roseville

SolarCity will move into 60,000 square feet in a mixed-used business park in Roseville, consolidating its administrative office, call center and sales and marketing departments from other spaces in the region.

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Related Topix: Startups

The Motley Fool

Plug Power, the Perfect Complement for Solar?

However, solar power only works when the sun shines. That's why hydrogen cell maker Plug Power ( When the sun is shining SolarCity is planning on having over a gigawatt of rooftop solar installed by the end of this year.

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Related Topix: Solar Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Alternative Energy, Startups

The Motley Fool

Why SolarCity Stock Will Gain Over the Next 5 Years

Its stock has gained over 440% since going public. This has largely been driven by its attractive business model, which has allowed it to grow its customer base at a feverish pace.

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Related Topix: Startups, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy

Seeking Alpha

3 Solid Reasons Why SolarCity Should Continue Growing

SolarCity is investing in its sales team, and this has enabled it to tap more customers, leading to higher bookings.

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Related Topix: Startups

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Motley Fool

Apple Supply Cuts Are Killing GT Advanced, but Solar Potential Makes It a Long-Term Buy

While the company's legacy is in the solar business, the name chace from GT Solar to GT Advanced Technologies was directly tied to the development of sapphire and other advanced materials with applications far beyond just the solar business.

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Related Topix: GT Solar, Startups

Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Motley Fool

Residential Solar Financing: Now So Cheap and Easy

One of the greatest advancements in residential solar during the past decade is the increase in financing offerings.

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Related Topix: Startups

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Patch.com

Who's Hiring in Martinez: SolarCity Apprentice; Fitness Evolution; School Cafeteria

For those seeking work in Martinez - or those who are looking for a new job, or even a second job - here's a list of local job openings.

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Related Topix: Startups, Martinez, CA, Orinda, CA, Walnut Creek, CA

Tue Jul 15, 2014

AmericanBankingNews.com

SolarCity Corp Price Target Increased to $77.00 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co.' s target price indicates a potential upside of 15.22% from the stock's previous close.

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Related Topix: Startups, Banking, JP Morgan Chase

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Business Journal

Shake-up at the top of Hawaii's solar energy industry

Solar photovoltaic panels are seen atop military housing at Marine Corps Base Hawaii at Kaneohe Bay, which are part of a project between SolarCity and Forest City Military Communities to provide energy for 6,500 homes in Hawaii.

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Related Topix: Hawaii, Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Kaneohe, HI, Startups

SFGate

20 most powerful CEOs in the Bay Area

The San Francisco Bay Area is home to lots of big businesses. Using data from SFGate's new data provider PassFail, we looked at who's controlling the 20 largest local companies by market cap.

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Related Topix: Startups, SanDisk, Recreational Vehicle, Chevron, Netflix, Hawthorne, CA, Salesforce.com

Investor's Business Daily

WTO Ruling Lifts SolarCity, Slams U.S. Steelmakers

Domestic steel producers could face renewed price competition from China. The World Trade Organization has found that U.S. tariffs violated global trade rules, while solar-panel installer The world trading body ruled that the U.S. improperly imposed duties on Chinese steel and solar products.

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Related Topix: Startups, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

GigaOM

Why renewable energy and the smart home ruled cleantech in the second quarter

While focus in cleantech continues to turn towards capital-light, digital green efficiency plays, certain moves like SolarCity's vertical integration of rooftop solar signal an industry that has actually matured as it seeks to slash costs and deliver inexpensive renewable energy.

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Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, Startups, Agriculture, Science

MarketWatch

Need to Know: Oil, SolarCity tapped as two long plays

The flow of economic news is fairly upbeat, earnings season is expected to show some pluck, U.S. stocks closed Friday on a positive note and Asia just put the finishing touches on a bullish start to the week.

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Related Topix: Need to Know, Entertainment, Television, Startups, Financial Markets

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