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2010-05-21 17:27:00

LOS ANGELES, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- With each passing day the planet's natural resources are dwindling, with some speculating a complete exhaustion of fossil fuels in the span of fifty years. Environmentalism has become a prominent topic of discussion in both the political and social realms. This has led to a spark of interest in alternate fuel sources, with one common example being hybrid cars; the other being the harvesting of solar energy. More and more citizens are gaining a newfound...

2010-04-20 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- One Block Off The Grid (1BOG), the nation's largest solar group discount company, today announced the launch of a New Orleans solar group purchase campaign designed to make it easier and more affordable for homeowners in New Orleans to go solar. Homeowners interested in solar power will be eligible for a discounted rate of $6.65 per watt through local installer South Coast Solar, as well as free education, support and online tools. (Logo:...

2010-03-22 04:00:00

BAY AREA, Calif., March 22 /PRNewswire/ -- One Block Off The Grid (1BOG), the nation's largest solar group purchase company, today announced a new green jobs partnership to coincide with the launch of the latest 1BOG Bay Area solar group discount campaign. Now, homeowners in San Francisco's North Bay, East Bay and South Bay can join the 1BOG community for free advice about solar installations and receive solar at the group discount rate of $5.24 per watt. 1BOG selected solar installer...

2010-03-16 01:00:00

MANCHESTER, England, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar panel installation specialists, Solar Choice have praised the forthcoming introduction of the UK feed-in tariff, which will come into effect in April 2010. The UK feed-in tariff means that homes or businesses choosing to install solar PV will be paid for every single unit of electricity they generate - including the units they use themselves! The rates at which they will be paid will depend greatly, on the type and size of the system...

2010-01-27 07:37:00

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Inovateus Solar, one of the nation's fastest growing distributors and integrators of cutting-edge solar electric power solutions is pleased to announce it will become the North American channel partner for Scheuten Solar Products. Scheuten Solar is a global leader in a variety of solar panel and glass technologies. Inovateus Solar will use Scheuten panels for a variety of installations from residential to utility scale projects. "Scheuten Solar is...

2010-01-25 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- One Block Off the Grid (1BOG), the nation's largest solar consumer advocate, today announced the launch of the company's first East Coast solar group purchasing campaign. Homeowners throughout the northern part of New Jersey can now sign up for free to join the Northern New Jersey 1BOG solar campaign and buy residential solar energy at a group discount rate of only $5.45 per watt. This is a 16% reduction over standard rates for solar in the region for...

2009-12-18 08:30:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania is bolstering its position as a leader in solar energy with new investments of more than $10 million in 12 new projects, Governor Edward G. Rendell said following the Commonwealth Financing Authority's approval of the projects. The total installed capacity of the planned projects is a little more than 9.1 megawatts, or enough to power approximately 1,000 homes. "From helping a school district become more energy efficient,...

2009-12-16 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- One Block Off The Grid (1BOG), the nation's largest solar group purchasing company, today announced the extension of the current Bay Area 1BOG campaign to coincide with a pilot green jobs partnership. Together with groSolar and local nonprofit Solar Richmond, through January 31, 1BOG is offering members who purchase solar a unique opportunity to sponsor a green-collar worker. The current Bay Area 1BOG solar campaign has been extended through January...

2009-12-10 07:30:00

DEPTFORD, N.J., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- International Rollforms, Inc., a family-owned, manufacturing operation specializing in custom roll forming production, recently announced the installation of a solar energy system at its 65,000 square foot Deptford, New Jersey manufacturing plant. This move to clean manufacturing is part of their effort on increasing efficiency in their business processes while committing to creating a greener environment. International Rollforms' new solar...

2008-10-22 09:00:35

Clear Skies Solar has announced an $8 million agreement with Prayag Green Solar Power to develop and construct a 2MW solar power project in Chitrakoot in the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. The agreement has given opportunity for the company to execute other contracts in the region, including a previously announced $20 million project to design and construct a multi-megawatt solar power system in Uttar Pradesh. Clear Skies Solar will provide the technology, engineering and construction...


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bodacious
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'
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