While Washington Argues Policy, Corporations Keep Buying More and More Clean Power #Solar via The Huffington Post

By Dan Probst, Chairman of Energy and Sustainability Services, JLL Don't tell Washington, but corporations are quietly spending billions on clean power. Renewable energy policy may be contentious ...

EIA: Solar capacity hits 20,000 MW, with almost half in California via Utility Dive

California continues to be the leader in the U.S. solar market, owning more than half of the nation's utility-scale solar capacity, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

How Growth in Solar and Wind Power Is Outpacing Coal

While the coal industry is declining, solar and wind power are poised to pick up the slack.

California #solar industry job growth reaches record levels via Los Angeles Times

California led a record-breaking year for solar power in 2015 that included the addition of more than 20,000 new jobs within the state -- more than half of the positions the industry created nationwide, according to a new report.

#California Dominates #Solar, With More Than 50 Percent of all U.S. Capacity via TriplePundit

We all knew that California was ahead on solar, but these figures are just astounding.

Needham: California Metering Decision A 'Win' For Residential #Solar via

Solar stocks rose significantly on January 28. Needham’s Y. Edwin Mok said that the approval of California NEM 2.0 represents a win for residential solar companies...

California Votes to Retain System That Pays #Solar Users Retail Rate for Excess Power via The New York Times

Regulators extended a policy that has helped the expansion of rooftop solar power, adding fees for future users but rejecting changes sought by big utilities.

#Solar Industry Gets A Victory In California via Nasdaq

By Andy TullyThe solar power industry is welcoming California’s decision to continue its program of allowing homes and businesses with rooftop solar.

Surge in #Solar Ahead

Solar power expected to have explosive growth with new tax credits.

Going green can add value to your home via Washington Post #Solar

A highly efficient HVAC system or solar paneling are among the better ways to increase a property’s value.

10 Reasons To Overbuild Your Rooftop #Solar via CleanTechnica:

The Case for Overbuilding Your Rooftop Solar Array When a solar company analyzes a residence for rooftop solar, they look at several items, including available unobstructed space (that is free from…

Expanding solar rate program right choice for #energy future via The San Diego Union-Tribune:

A full examination finds that net metering and increased solar is a benefit to all and should be expanded.

Proposed ordinance could promote #solar growth and provide financial support in Las Vegas

At a press conference Tuesday morning Las Vegas Mayor Pro Tem, Steve Ross, said he will sponsor a new city ordinance to promote the growth of the solar industry in Las Vegas.The Mayor Pro Tem described the states Public Utilities Commission move as a mista

#Solar energy jobs double in 5 years via CNNMoney

There are more solar energy workers in the U.S. than oil and gas extraction workers.

"Is it time to invest in #solar energy? Why the solar market is now booming" via BusinessDayOnline

Remember when solar stocks were in high demand? When everyone wanted a piece in renewable energy levels? That time is back. Although early last year, the demand dropped, and along with it the stock prices, renewable energy is making a comeback. The solar market is booming, and now is the time to get…

Solar power: the next energy jobs juggernaut?…/Solar-power-the-next-energy-jobs…

Solar power is emerging as an important job creator in a shifting energy economy.