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2014-10-30 23:05:05

New State legislation creates incentives to make solar power affordable for the future Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 As Minnesotans hover on the brink of yet another cold winter and concerns about energy costs come to the forefront, renewable energy experts at JJR Power in Excelsior, Minnesota today said they’ve seen an unprecedented demand for solar power thanks to incentives and grants created last year by the Minnesota Legislature. As utility rates climb and prices for...

2014-10-30 16:23:27

HUDSON, Mass., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Most people going solar in Massachusetts have household incomes (HHI) of less than $150,000, according to a survey conducted by New England Clean Energy, president Mark Durrenberger announced today. Nearly 250 customers responded to the Hudson-based installer's survey on HHI. The results show that people purchasing solar electricity systems, with or without financing, cross all income brackets, but predominantly (67 percent) earn less than...

2014-10-28 23:06:06

Market Size - $1.39 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 3.2%, Market Trends - Positive outlook on CUF of solar power plants - New report by Grand View Research. View full report with TOC - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/solar-tracker-industry San Francisco, California (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 The global solar tracker market is expected to reach USD 2.14 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Solar photovoltaic (PV) technology dominated...

2014-10-28 12:24:24

GUANGZHOU, China, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As 2014 Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo at Orlando is approaching, PHNIX Eco-Energy Solution Ltd, focusing on the energy saving & environment protection cause, is busy preparing essential exhibits for the expo. Orlando Expo 2014 The Int'l Pool I Spa I Patio Expo 2014 at Orlando is one of the largest exhibitions of its kind that brings together landscape architects, builders, construction materials manufacturers and suppliers, retailers, as...

2014-10-28 08:25:16

JAIPUR, India and CHENNAI, India, Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc., (NYSE: SUNE), a leading global solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Rajasthan Government aimed at developing Rajasthan as the global hub for solar energy. SunEdison intends to establish 5 GWs of capacity in the form of multiple Mega Solar Projects, with the expected capacity of each Mega Solar project 500 megawatts...

2014-10-27 12:32:29

Solar installation built on former landfill provides energy to City of Sacramento and amenities for park-goers. SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Good news for residents of Sacramento. Conergy, one of the world's largest downstream solar companies, recently completed a 1.5 megawatt solar installation on Sutter's Landing Park, a regional recreation area in Sacramento, Calif. The solar installation will produce approximately 2,300 megawatts hours of solar energy...

2014-10-27 12:23:34

Company announces acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne's Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) business, including the intellectual property (IP) rights and patents related to molten salt technology for solar thermal power SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarReserve, a leading global developer of large-scale solar power projects and advanced solar thermal technology, today announced its acquisition of Aerojet Rocketdyne's Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) business. The...

2014-10-22 23:01:52

Calling solar "critical to the United States" when it comes to meeting its future carbon reduction goals, Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today delivered the keynote address at Solar Power International (SPI), the largest solar trade show in America, co-sponsored by the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Calling solar "critical to the United States" when it comes to meeting its future carbon reduction goals,...

2014-10-22 08:23:58

- Certificate marks new age of risk reduction, quality and safety for solar plant assets LAS VEGAS, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SOLAR POWER INTERNATIONAL -- Today VDE Testing and Certification Institute (VDE), a globally recognized premium certification body, in conjunction with partner Fraunhofer ISE, a world leading applied solar research institute, announced the issuance of VDE Quality Tested (QT) Certification to First Solar, Inc. for its design, engineering and...

2014-10-20 12:23:47

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunrun, the largest dedicated residential solar company in the United States, today announced a partnership with OutBack Power Technologies, Inc. to pilot renewable energy storage-based systems for a select group of Sunrun solar customers. OutBack Power is a designer and manufacturer of power conversion systems incorporating energy storage for off-grid and grid-connected renewable energy applications. As part of the pilot, Sunrun will...


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Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-07-23 11:19:47

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...

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