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    India Ushers in Solar-Powered Airports
    What started more than two years ago as an idea to save money on rising energy costs has become a marvel the world has never seen: India has the world's first-ever solar-powered airport. Cochin International Airport, located...
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    California-Based Solar Provider Sunrun Gets 100,000th Customer
    If you use solar power to generate electricity for your home and Sunrun happens to be your provider, count yourself lucky. If company officials are accurate in their reporting, the company has saved its customers $100 millio...
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    Solar Power in Hawaii Under Scrutiny After Lawsuit
    Two weeks of electing to close its state's solar net metering program, the Hawaii Public Utility Commission is facing backlash and a lawsuit from the Alliance for Solar Choice. The PUC ruled on Oct. 12 to close the door of t...
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    U.S. Climbing Up the Ladder in Solar Panel Manufacturing
    Solar energy in increasing in popularity and viability, and a recent report shows that a high number of solar panels are being built in the United States. The report, generated by GTM Research, identified the U.S. as the fif...
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    California Solar Power Systems Might Be Ill-Placed
    Some researchers from a trio of California universities recently concluded that a large number of that state's solar power plants are improperly situated. The findings reveal that the large-scale plants might actually be doin...
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    Obama Administration Pumps $100 Million-Plus into Solar Research
    Access to and affordability in securing solar power is getting easier, thanks in part to the U.S. government. The Obama administration recently announced more than $100 in grants, an extension of Obama's Climate Action plan. ...
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    WTO Takes Issue with India's Solar Power Program
    India's solar power program may not have as bright a future as the country's government officials had hoped. On Tuesday, the World Trade Organization ruled that the program's local-purchase requirements for solar cells and mo...
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    Florida Residents Hoping for End to Energy Restrictions
    If the State Supreme Court rules in their favor, Florida residents may soon be legally able to purchase electricity from independently owned solar power companies. Yesterday, the Florida Supreme Court listened to attorneys ar...
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    Prominent Solar Power Company Loses Co-Founder
    Danny Kennedy, the man who co-founded California-based provider of solar energy solutions Sungevity, has now found a new role. The Australian native and staunch proponent of solar power solutions has accepted a position to le...
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    Sleeping Giant: Africa Offers Enormous Solar Power Capabilities
    Count South Africa in on the growing number of countries embracing solar power. The African nation is immerging as one the world's foremost investors of the renewable energy. Last year alone, South Africa committed $5.7 billi...

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