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Lancaster (California) Is “Solar Power Capital Of The Universe”

October 16th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley

Lancaster, California, produces more solar power per capita than any other city in the state. Devastated by the recession of 2009, when unemployment rose to 17%, the city has made its commitment to solar the basis of its economic rebirth. Today it is home to the BYD truck and bus factory, which just finished an expansion that tripled its original size


10 Cleantech Solutions Your City Should Implement

December 8th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan

Cities are where most of the world's people live, and they can make the move toward cleantech and away from burning up the planet go much, much — much — faster. In fact, some policies could trump critical levers like ZEV mandates, and if adopted broadly, make the ZEV transition happen faster than most of us think possible


Crazy Solar Story

January 14th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor

One of our readers recently contacted me about a crazy fight her and her husband (+ other solar advocates in [&hellip


“Solar Freedom Now” Unveils Plan For Cutting Red Tape, Solar PV Soft Costs 50%

March 8th, 2013 | by Andrew

Establishing a single national policy and regulatory standard for residential solar energy systems that grants "homeowners the right to install a standardized, under 10 kW system, using UL-listed components, following National Electrical Code standards, installed by a qualified contractor subject to a single local inspection," should be the first step taken, SFN contends



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