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Hanergy’s MiaSolé Completes Europe’s Biggest Thin Film Solar Project in Netherlands

September 21, 2018 The world’s largest thin-film power solution company, Hanergy Thin Film Power Group (00566.hk), today announced that its US based subsidiary, MiaSolé has finished Europe’s [...]

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From California to Texas, these are the US states leading the way in solar

By Anmar Frangoul for CNBC More than 2 gigawatts (GW) of photovoltaic solar capacity was installed in the U.S. during the second quarter of 2018, according to a recent report from Wood Mackenzie [...]

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Solar is always shinier on the other side of the fence

A new study from the University of New Brunswick confirms that homeowners are more likely to install a residential PV array if they live in areas with a high concentration of rooftop solar power [...]

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Cranberry farmers looking for sunnier pastures via solar panels

By Jennette Barnes  for South Coast Today It’s always sunny on the cranberry bogs, except when it’s cloudy. Things are pretty cloudy right now for the cranberry industry, and growers in [...]

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Wind and solar power plants in Sahara could turn desert green

Renewable infrastructure projects have potential to alter local climate for the better, scientists suggest by Josh Gabbatiss for The Independent Installing massive fields of wind [...]

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Rooftop solar will help small businesses weather the next recession

by Brenden Millstein for Greenbiz The U.S. economy has been on one of the longest bull runs in history, but with mostly stagnant wage growth, rising interest rates and record-high asset prices [...]

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Big steel goes big solar in the US

By  CHRISTIAN ROSELUND for PV Magazine A deal between Xcel Energy and steelmaker EVRAZ includes the building of a 240 MW solar project near the company’s Rocky Mountain Steel mill in Pueblo, [...]

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World now has 1 TW of wind and solar capacity, 2 TW expected in 2023

From Renewables Now The global wind and solar power capacity has reached 1 TW at the end of June and is expected to double by the middle of 2023, Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) said last [...]

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Why This 48-Year-Old Woman Is Building Ghana’s Biggest Solar Farm

By Chloe Sorvino for Forbes For more than a decade, one 48-year-old entrepreneur in Ghana has been quietly building up a multimillion-dollar oil and gas outfit called UBI Group. Salma Okonkwo is [...]

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The world’s largest solar farm rises in the remote Egyptian desert

By Rachel Scheier for the LA Times In 1913 on the outskirts of Cairo, an inventor from Philadelphia named Frank Shuman built the world’s first solar thermal power station, using the abundant [...]