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according to a report released by Environment America Research & Policy Center — Solar energy is on the rise across the United States.
Over the course of the last decade, the amount of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity in the United States has increased more than 120-fold, from 97 megawatts in 2003 to more than 12,000 megawatts …Read More

Top 5 States for Solar Energy - Friday, September 20, 2013

As solar energy becomes increasing more popular within the United States, many residents are becoming more eager to jump on the bandwagon. But how does one know if solar energy is truly right for their home or business?
The cost of manufacturing photovoltaic, or PV, panels continues to decrease. In addition, many states offer generous tax …Read More

Solar Installations Reach All-time High - Thursday, June 20, 2013

According to a report released by Greentech Media Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association, installations for photovoltaic and concentrating photovoltaic systems have increased 33 percent year-over-year to 729 megawatts (MW) during the first quarter of 2013 in the U.S.
Photovoltaic systems consist of solar panels, typically mounted on the roof, that absorb and convert sunlight …Read More

Phoenix Suns unveil solar panel project - Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Demonstrating that their affinity for the head of the Solar System runs deeper than their team’s logo, the NBA’s Phoenix Suns recently unveiled a solar power project consisting of nearly 1,000 solar panels on the roof of the US Airways Center parking garage.

Arizona utility company Salt River Project has continued its expansion into renewable electricity with another purchase of geothermal power.

The Navajo Nation is expected to receive its first wind farm after a deal was announced recently specifying the construction of the project near Seligman.