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Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019

SPI Sneak Preview: Promoting Solar in a Time of Changing Clean Energy Politics

It’s a brave new world out there for those of us who advocate for and promote clean energy.

Monday, Aug 12, 2019

Solar Education Website Adopts Calculator for Accurate Home Solar Estimates

Solar education website SolarPowerRocks.com has announced plans to add a new tool from Solar-Estimate.org that accurately calculates the cost of residential solar panels.  

Tuesday, Jul 23, 2019

Solar FlexRack Signs Supply Contract with Swinerton for 26.4 MWAC Solar Project

Youngstown, OH, July 23, 2019 – Solar FlexRackTM, a division of Northern States Metals and an innovative leader in photovoltaic mounting and solar tracker solutions, has completed a contract to supply a 26.4 MWAC solar power generation plant for Swinerton Renewable Energy (SRE). SRE will serve as the project’s engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) firm.

Monday, Jul 01, 2019

A Solar Heating & Cooling Renaissance?

As discussions about how to address climate change intensify, a frequently overlooked contributor to the global crisis are emissions from heating and cooling the air and water in homes, businesses and industrial facilities. Many might think that the power and transportation sectors are the only areas for improvement, but the global building and construction sectors are responsible for nearly 40% of carbon emissions. To fully deal with this issue, we must address HVAC concerns.

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2019

The Complete Guide to Solar Panels

SPONSORED CONTENT | Are you wondering what type of solar panel is best suited for your home? Solar-Estimate has put together a comprehensive guide to some of the best solar panels in the industry.

Tuesday, Jun 18, 2019

Solar Market Insight Report 2019 Q2

This quarterly report shows the major market trends in the U.S. solar industry. Get the latest solar data through Q1 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Abigail Ross Hopper: Welcome to the Solar+ Decade

Recognizing the need for a clear vision and bold action, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has set a new goal for the solar industry: to make solar account for 20 percent of all U.S. electricity generation by 2030. To get there, SEIA has designated the 2020s the Solar+ Decade, recognizing the fact that the industry will need to both aggressively pursue policies to facilitate solar deployment while also collaborating with other technologies to make it happen.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Solar Industry Lays Claim to the 2020s; Kicks Off the Solar+ Decade

  WASHINGTON, D.C. - As this decade nears a close, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has designated the next decade The Solar+ Decade.

Tuesday, Apr 09, 2019

Solar Heating & Cooling Case Study - The Elks Lodge

The Elks Lodge in Palo Alto CA decided to retrofit their 1000+ panel 362kW Canopy PV array with 120 SunDrum® Solar SDM100-300 collectors (78kWth) to heat their 3300 ft2 pool. The system goal was to eliminate natural gas consumption except for 8 weeks in the winter.

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019

Solar Market Insight Report 2018 Year In Review

This quarterly report shows the major market trends in the U.S. solar industry. Get the latest solar data through Q4 2018

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