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Published on November 18th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan


Solar News: Home Energy Storage Market To Explode, Vivint Solar CEO Says Republican Congress Could Be Good, Renewable Energy In Germany (In Charts)…

November 18th, 2014 by  

Here are some more great solar stories from around the interwebs, to complement our own solar stories:

For Consumers


1. Going Solar Made Easier By Online Shopping Site and Staples Gift Cards

2. New Financing Models to Drive Demand for Commercial Solar

3. Crowdfunding Solar Power for the World’s Poorest People

4. This Social Network Connects Solar Homeowners

5. US is Close to Building Net Zero Neighborhoods

6. Is There a Problem With the Net Zero Energy Standard?

7. KB Home Takes Aim at High Energy Costs With Completion of 3,000th Solar Home


8. Home Storage Market To Grow 10x Over By 2018

9. Renewable Energy In Germany (In Charts)

10. 15,000 Jobs Created By Solar Power In California

11. Solar Pushes Qld Network Peak into Evening in G20 Heat

12. Levelized Cost of Electricity Models: The Good, The Bad and the Potential for Bias


13. Solar CEO Says Republican Congress Could Be Good

14. What a Coal Phaseout in Germany Would (Not) Mean

15. China’s Gigantic New Commitment To Renewable Energy, Explained

16. Obama’s Deal With China Is a Big Win for Solar, Nuclear, and Clean Coal


17. $38 Million For Grid Storage Startup Aquion Energy

18. Solar Power Could Be Stored As Hydrogen (Research)


19. Infographic: Solar Celebrities 

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Zach is tryin' to help society help itself (and other species). He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director and chief editor. He's also the president of Important Media and the director/founder of EV Obsession and Solar Love. Zach is recognized globally as an electric vehicle, solar energy, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, and Canada. Zach has long-term investments in TSLA, FSLR, SPWR, SEDG, & ABB — after years of covering solar and EVs, he simply has a lot of faith in these particular companies and feels like they are good cleantech companies to invest in. But he offers no professional investment advice and would rather not be responsible for you losing money, so don't jump to conclusions.

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