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Solar energy is one of the richest and cleanest energy sources available. Solar energy related technologies include solar heating, solar photovoltaics, solar thermal electricity and solar architecture, which can make considerable contributions to solving some of the most urgent problems the world now faces. (Wikipedia)

Now Even Apartment Dwellers Can Use Solar Power – New York Times

New York TimesNow Even Apartment Dwellers Can Use Solar PowerNew York TimesThe sponsor then sells the solar energy produced as solar credits to a utility, which in New York City’s case is Consolidated Edison. Anyone in the city who pays an electricity bill though ConEd can sign up with a community solar group and earn a discount.Solar Energy World installs Maryland’s first community solar systempv magazine USAWhy Solar Power Should Be Builders’ Next Step In The Real Estate RevolutionForbesPennsylvania Looks To Significantly Up Its Solar GenerationSolar IndustryPennsylvania Business Report -Utility Dive -EP Magazineall 12 news articles »

Solar Energy Informational Meeting Tonight – KNIA / KRLS Radio

Solar Energy Informational Meeting TonightKNIA / KRLS RadioAn informational meeting about the solar energy project agreement between the City of Knoxville, the Knoxville Community School District, and Red Lion Renewables will be this evening at the sch…

DEP unveils new solar energy plan – ABC27

ABC27DEP unveils new solar energy planABC27HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – The state Department of Environmental Protection believes the future of solar in Pennsylvania is bright. The U.S. Department of Energy gave the state a $550,000 grant to put together a…

Study looks at boosting solar energy’s future in Pennsylvania – Reading Eagle

Reading EagleStudy looks at boosting solar energy’s future in PennsylvaniaReading EagleThe state Department of Environmental Protection is accepting public comment on a study by PennFuture, a clean-energy advocacy group, that shows how Pennsylvania could increase it solar energy goals. Read the study at

Grants fund solar power for schools – Rocky Mount Telegram

Grants fund solar power for schoolsRocky Mount TelegramWe will be able to track our total energy usage as well as our solar energy captured and determine other ways to reduce our school’s carbon footprint. We expect this solar array project to have direct applications to our earth science, physical science …

Should Norfolk do more with solar? – Norfolk Daily News (blog)

Should Norfolk do more with solar?Norfolk Daily News (blog)The NPPD arrays let residents buy into solar energy without having to install their own rooftop panels. Residents who want to use the energy shoulder the expense to keep the costs from shifting to those who don’t. That’s a wise approach because, at …

Nebraska county officials recommend solar project moratorium – The State

Nebraska county officials recommend solar project moratoriumThe StateMembers of a Nebraska county’s planning and zoning commission are calling for a moratorium on solar energy projects. The Hastings Tribune reports that the Adams County Planning and Zoning Commission voted 9-0 to recommend the moratorium until …and more »

Co-Ops Add Competition To Solar Energy Market – WCCO | CBS Minnesota

WCCO | CBS MinnesotaCo-Ops Add Competition To Solar Energy MarketWCCO | CBS MinnesotaMINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Solar energy is getting more popular in Minnesota, and so are the ways consumers pay for it. Minnesota’s Department of Commerce compares the Twin Cities to cities like Jacksonville, Florida or Houston, Texas when it comes to …and more »