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SEIA, leading business groups urge Biden to raise India
trade concerns

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With widespread U.S. concerns over India’s trade practices and policies, the Solar Energy Industries Association – along with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the National Association of Manufacturers and nearly 40 other leading American business groups – are urging Vice President Joe Biden to raise these concerns during his visit to India later this month.
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Resch commentary: A necessary plan for climate action
U.S. News & World Report
According to SEIA president and CEO Rhone Resch, the debate about climate change isn't simply about money. It's also about our legacy as a people — and President Barack Obama understands the country can't afford to delay.
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SEIA urges action on energy efficiency legislation
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With momentum now building in the Senate, SEIA says it's time to finally pass energy efficiency legislation in Congress. According to Rhone Resch, SEIA president and CEO, improved energy efficiency "should be a national priority."
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SEIA applauds confirmation of new EPA administrator
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Rhone Resch, president and CEO of SEIA, released a statement after Gina McCarthy was confirmed by the Senate as the new administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency.
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Arizona No. 1 for solar in new report of industry's best states
Phoenix Business Journal
Arizona got the best grade of 12 states advocating solar, pulling in the top spot in a review of the nation's solar policies. Data pulled from SEIA show Arizona ranks first in terms of the total amount of solar power per capita and installed solar per capita in 2012.
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Big box solar: Retailers empower their rooftops
Solar Industry magazine
Retail stores generally have large roofs and vast energy needs. Those two factors, plus some chains' desires for sustainability, not to mention good publicity, present opportunities for solar companies. Some retailers have well-established solar programs.
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New York: Solar energy is here to stay, so should state initiative
Poughkeepsie Journal
The value of solar energy has been recognized as an economic powerhouse. With more than 1,000 systems installed across the Northeast, the industry has been able to create jobs, support other alternative energy suppliers, and ultimately, improve financial health for residential and commercial customers.
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Environment California: The Golden State a leader on solar power
Los Angeles Times
California is among a dozen states that have excelled through political will and public policy at producing solar power and should be examples for others on how to shift to renewable energy, according to a report released by the group Environment California.
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Boston bank targets solar power deals in Northeast
American Banker
The solar power industry has seen its ups and downs, but Eastern Bank in Boston sees it as a good lending opportunity. Eastern, the largest mutual thrift with $8.5 billion of assets, inked a deal this month to provide $42 million in financing to build five solar farms in Massachusetts and New Jersey.
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Komax Solar is launching the next generation of its highly successful tabbing/stringing platform, the Xcell X2 Turbo. This product shines with a stunning 1500 cells/hour throughput, but maintains its foundation and reliability rooted in the most market influential stringer the Xcell X2. The Xcell X2 Turbo will serve existing and new customer’s searching for a high-speed tabber/stringer, demanding a proven field record.

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Dominion buys 28.6 megawatts of solar energy in Indiana
Electric Light & Power
Dominion bought three solar energy projects under development near Indianapolis. When completed, the projects will product about 28.6 megawatts of renewable energy.
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Solar-powered cars hit the racetrack
NPR
VideoBriefWhether it's a plane, car or boat, some vehicles are now relying on solar power to get from here to there. At the new Formula One track in Austin, Texas, there are even solar-powered race cars.
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SEIA responds to Arizona Public Service filing on net energy metering
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Reacting to Arizona Public Service's recommendations to the Arizona Corporation Commission on net energy metering, Carrie Cullen Hitt, senior vice president of state affairs for SEIA, released a statement.

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Beyond rooftop solar panels: Unique solar energy applications
The Daily Fusion
Nowadays when we think about the sun, we also think about solar power and how we can use the sun's extra light to create electricity — usually through photovoltaics, but also through solar thermal power.

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How climate change makes it tough to keep lights on
The Washington Post
There are all sorts of ways that nature can wreak havoc on the U.S. energy system, making it difficult to keep the lights on. But as humans heat up the planet, these sorts of disruptions are likely to become even more common in the decades ahead.

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Solar panels bring more green to Washington city
Mercer Island Reporter
Mercer Island, Wash., mayor Bruce Bassett, city staff and donors will activate the first city-owned solar array. The installation was built with grant money from Puget Sound Energy and citizen donations and will produce approximately 4,500 kilowatt hours of electricity per year.
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How wind and solar can save more lives and prevent more pollution
Grist
America's renewable energy boom could protect more lives and prevent more climate pollution if wind turbines and solar panels were being installed in different locations, a new study suggests.
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Long Island wants more solar
Clean Energy Authority
The Long Island Power Authority said it wants more solar — a lot more solar for the small island. The island's electric utility announced its CLEAN Solar Initiative-II (CSI-11), a program that will provide a feed-in tariff for 100 megawatts of solar projects between 100 kilowatts and 2 megawatts.
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German solar battery comes to America
GigaOm
A German company has engineered a lithium-ion battery system with wireless communication to enable homeowners to manage their solar electricity generation and use and control appliances.
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