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  1. 10-23-14Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Alpenhorn News

    ... (relatively little electricity for the equipment investment) , and television reception interference. Solar energy's limitations include: installation costs ($18,000 per array) , weather (too foggy/cloudy), toxic metal pollution from solar panels ...

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  2. Low-Cost Printable Tandem Solar CellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2014 | PowerPulse

    ... Northwest. UW professors Hugh Hillhouse and Alex Jen have been studying the factors that influence the cost of solar energy. The major factors that contribute to the cost of electricity from present day solar cells are the efficiency in converting ...

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  3. SPI Solar Announces Framework Agreement with ZhongNeng GuoDian Green...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... solar developer offering its own brand of high-quality, low-cost distributed generation and utility-scale solar energy facility development services. From project development, to project financing and to post-construction asset management, SPI ...

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  4. Solar power coming to Georgia Army fortsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    Georgia military installations at Fort Stewart, Fort Gordon, Fort Benning and Kings Bay will one day be housing solar farms that can make them independent of the power grid in emergencies, Pentagon officials announced Thursday. "The Navy is pursuing renewable energy at our bases to improve our energy security, operational capability and resource availability," said Capt.

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  5. Kingspan Supplies Complete Renewable Energy Package at Leading UK Industrial ParkRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... more effective than traditional flat plate panels, using vacuum technology to deliver an unrivaled transfer of solar energy into heat. The vacuum inside each tube not only provides outstanding insulation, it also suppresses heat loss by protecting ...

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  6. Property ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Featuring an alluring blend of sophisticated elegance and casual living. Situated on three acres of beautifully manicured usable land this gated single-story estate boasts nearly 8,000 square feet and is available fully furnished.

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  7. GetSolarPrices.com Expressed Thrill in Ali Javey's Discovery of a...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    According to a study by the University of California at Berkeley, optimizing the newly-discovered process of Ali Javey in manufacturing solar cells would take time. But its promise to be a basis for an advanced type of solar cells made of multiple semiconductor materials brings excitement to the solar panel industry.

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  8. David Hawkins, CEO of Solar Europa, pictured with David Cameron at Downing Street last year.Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Barnsley Chronicle

    A BARNSLEY firm has negotiated a deal worth more than $7 billion to build the world's biggest solar power station in Turkey. Solar Europa, based at Capitol Park, Dodworth, is in the final stages of signing the $7.25bn contract which, if signed, will create at least 600 jobs here - where most of the equipment will be built - as well as scores more in distribution, and a Turkish workforce installing the solar panels on site.

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  9. Risen Energy Plans $600 Million Mexican Solar Farm, Daily SaysRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Risen Energy Co. , a Chinese solar-panel maker, expects to invest $600 million to build a 300-megawatt solar-power project in Mexico, China Daily reported.

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  10. MGM Installs the Largest Rooftop Solar Array in the US - and it Only Powers 1/5 of the HotelRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    When you think Las Vegas you might not think about sustainability , but that's all starting to change - in a big way. MGM Resorts announced that it has installed the largest rooftop solar array in the US - the second biggest in the entire world - on top of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino.

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  11. Risen Energy to build a plant in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | China Daily

    The booth of Risen Energy Co at a solar energy exhibition in Shanghai. The company expects to invest $600 million on the building of a 300 megawatt solar photovoltaic power plant in the Mexican state of Durango.

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  12. Firm in China's first bond default to be restructuredRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Standard

    Creditors of the firm responsible for China's first domestic bond default have approved a restructuring plan in hopes of getting their money back, in an effective bail-out seven months after the landmark event. Shanghai-based Chaori Solar Energy Science & Technology Co.

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  13. Corbett Announces $12.5M Awarded in Energy Development Authority GrantsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    Gov. Tom Corbett has announced nearly $12.5 million in Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority grants to 28 local governments, schools and businesses for alternative and clean energy projects, along with projects deploying technologies, such as solar energy, hydropower, biomass and energy efficiency. "We are supporting a more diverse and robust energy sector that protects our environment and uses our resources more efficiently," said Corbett.

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  14. Singapore International Energy Week 2014 : REC showcases its high...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Visit us at RE@SIEW Expo in Singapore - October 28 and 29, 2014 - Booth Number R02, Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre Singapore - October 24, 2014: REC, a leading global provider of solar energy solutions, is exhibiting at the RE@SIEW Expo where clean technology and renewable companies profile their services and products during the annual week-long Singapore International Energy Week . At the two-day exhibition, REC will be presenting its unique and long-term peace of mind approach through its cooperation with Sika and Centroplan.

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  15. SolarCity's ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... investor presentation you will find their 2nd Quarter 2014 Income Statement: Notice that their revenue from "Solar energy systems and components" is just about equal to their costs for those items. The revenue is about $18.2m and the cost is about ...

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  16. Battery Backup for Rooftop Solar Still Years Away From the HomeRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Using batteries to retain energy from rooftop solar systems will be too expensive for at least two years, according to industry executives. That means homeowners who add solar panels to save money on utility bills will continue to lose electricity during blackouts, even after an 80 percent decline in battery costs over the past decade.

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  17. WG Wearne: Two contracts awarded worth R70mRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    WG WEARNE had been awarded two contracts valued at R70 million for the supply of ready-mixed concrete and earthworks services for a solar energy project in Pofadder, the financially troubled listed company said yesterday. The contracts were awarded to WG Wearne by Abeinsa EPC Xina, a subsidiary of the Abengoa group of companies that has been selected by the Department of Energy to develop Xina Solar One.

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  18. EU agrees deal to slash emissions, boost renewablesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deutsche Welle

    European Union leaders meeting in Brussels have agreed on a new target for the reduction of greenhouse gases by 2030. Members also reached a deal on increasing the proportion of renewable energy used.

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  19. Duke customers say efficiency costs them moreRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... efficient but there's nothing efficient when it comes to a growing utility bill. "We are getting no help on the solar energy they pretty much want me to stick me with any creative way energy solutions," says Wilkerson. And the concerns don't stop ...

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  20. EU leaders seek climate deal, but divided over costRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    BRUSSELS: European leaders aim to agree a new decade of energy policy to cut climate-warming gas emissions to 2030 at an EU summit yesterday, but sharp differences over sharing the costs mean that securing a deal is likely to prove difficult. The 28 member states want to set the pace for a global pact to be hammered out in Paris next year with industrial powers from Asia, North America and the rest of the world.

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