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The biggest climate action ever draws over 400,000 marchers in New York City, with thousands of others joining around the world. Could this signal a turning point on climate change?

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We Energies in Wisconsin attempts an attack on solar so extreme that it’s making headlines around the country. Both the public and solar groups are fighting back in a big way.

RESIDENTIAL

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Residential solar and related technologies show strong growth potential. Navigant Research predicts this market will continue growing, ultimately changing how utilities and customers interact.

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Sungevity announces a new partnership with New York City's ABC Carpet & Home. Solar experts will be available at ABC's Manhattan location during NY Climate Week.

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The new Mars Chocolate manufacturing facility in Topeka, Kansas earns LEED Gold certification. Mars uses solar at several of its facilities and is stepping up its clean power use.

INDUSTRY

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The biggest climate action ever draws over 400,000 marchers in New York City, with thousands of others joining around the world. Could this signal a turning point on climate change?

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The White House announces a series of public and private sector commitments, plus some executive actions, to advance solar deployment and promote energy efficiency.

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A calculator from John Farrell at the Institute for Local Self-Reliance lets you compare leasing to ownership, and see the value of your solar investment over 15, 25, and 30 years.

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Rapid shut-down and other provisions in the 2014 NEC aimed at first-responder safety are causing confusion among solar PV professionals. Some complications still need to be addressed.

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As net metering and minimum bill discussions continue, John Farrell poses the question, Will distributed solar grow better with a transparent, value-based contract price?

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Solar Power International 2014 shows every sign of being one of the most attended in recent years. Use these tips from Glenna Wiseman and Raina Russo to ace your SPI investment and experience.

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As solar battles heat up, a minimum bill is proposed as a way to help utilities recover costs without penalizing solar customers. Could it bring peace between utilities and the solar industry?

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As Assembly Bill 2145 expires on Friday night without a sponsor, California’s utilities fail to squash community choice aggregation -- a big win that lets communities choose solar and other renewables.