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Nevada Net Metering In Debate

Published on May 23rd, 2015 | by Steve Hanley

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Originally published on Solar Love. In Nevada, a debate is raging over what the proper net metering rate should be and who should set it. A net metering rate determines the amount of money utility companies have to ... Read More


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Trina Solar Introduces Home Battery

Published on May 23rd, 2015 | by Steve Hanley

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Originally published on Solar Love. Trina Solar, the world’s largest solar panel manufacturer, will begin selling residential storage batteries in Australia in June of this year. The batteries include a built-in inverter and are priced at around ... Read More


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BC’s Not So “Independent” Agricultural Commission

Published on May 23rd, 2015 | by Roy L Hales

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Originally published on the ECOreport. The firing of Agricultural Land Commission Chair Richard Bullock has already been called the latest step in the BC Government’s war on agriculture. Though he was appointed by cabinet, Bullock was ... Read More


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MS Tûranor PlanetSolar Leaves Venice To Start 2015 Campaign

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by Amber Archangel

Originally published on 1Sun4All. After the victories of MS Tûranor PlanetSolar‘s earlier 2013 DeepWater and 2014 TerraSubmersa expeditions, the boat’s next solar mission commissioned by the Race for Water Foundation begins with the solar ship leaving Venice after an 8-month winter stay on Certosa Island, ... Read More


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Solar Parity Coming Faster Than Expected

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by John Farrell

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Originally posted at ilsr.org. Back in 2012, ILSR released a pair of reports on the solar Rooftop Revolution, noting that one-third of Americans would live in a metropolitan area where the cost of solar energy from ... Read More


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Business & Climate Leaders Urge Climate Change Policies

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert

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Over 2,000 global business leaders, political leaders, and senior climate negotiators at the Business & Climate Summit pledged this week to lead a global transition to a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy. The main question is “who will ... Read More


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