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Cities – sunny or cloudy – are fertile ground for solar panels, study finds

One of the most fertile grounds in America for solar panels looks to be big cities where by the end of 2014 a total of 20,500 megawatts have been installed – enough to power four million homes. Continue reading

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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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Apple building big solar energy farm in California

Apple Inc. will spend nearly $850 million on a solar energy project that will generate enough power for the computer giant's new corporate headquarters, stores and other operations in California. Continue reading

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