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A First For Duke Energy: Investing In A Solar Installer

Duke Energy joins a growing number of big energy companies by investing in a solar installer. The power producer and retailer said Monday has taken a majority stake in California-based REC Solar and will spend up to $225 million to buy solar energy contracts completed by REC. Continue reading

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Solar Near Market Power Price Emerges in U.K. Auction

Developers that won 315 million pounds ($489 million) in contracts to sell renewable power on Thursday are building five solar plants that will earn little more than the market price for electricity — and much less than onshore wind farms, which are traditionally the cheapest form of renewable energy. Continue reading

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Solar stocks could see a boost as more companies follow Apple

Stocks of solar energy providers could get a boost as more companies follow Apple and sign up for long-term power contracts. Continue reading

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