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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

TVA adds new solar installations - Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Tennessee may lie near the heart of old coal country, but the region continues to see growing interest in renewable electricity.

In two years, the Volunteer State Solar Initiative has made a major impact on renewable energy sources in the region, while creating many jobs for the hundreds of projects established.