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03/16/15, Brandon Hetherington for, AltEnergyMag
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Developers Want Housing Estates "Off Grid"
03/16/15, David Washington, The Lead South Australia
A South Australian solar energy company is in talks with “major developers” to build energy self-reliant housing estates which don’t need to be connected to the main electricity grid.

DuPont and Yingli Solar Collaborate on Clean Energy
03/16/15, Contributed by, Dupont
Rooftop Solar System at DuPont R&D Center Serves as Model for Distributed Solar Power Systems in China

FastRack510 Installed at Hawaii’s Largest Airports
03/16/15, Contributed by, Sollega
The minimal seismic anchors were installed at a rate of up to five per man hour. Combined, the arrays were spread over more than ten individual flat roofs.

Osaka – The City of Green Technologies
03/16/15, Rajnish Ahuja,, Revolve
The Environmental Governance approach of Osaka is exemplary for the developing Asian cities who are trying to balance development and sustainability.

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Alternative Energy Stories of the Day

These States Are the Early Leaders in the US Energy Storage Market

Submitted on: 03/26/15, 03:32 PM

Eric Wesoff for GreenTech Media:  Energy storage is a small market experiencing fierce growth. The U.S. installed 61.9 megawatts of energy storage in 2014, and GTM Research is forecasting 220 megawatts to be installed in 2015. But, as with the U.S. solar industry, energy storage projects are clustered in states with incentives or in regions where markets are able to place a value on storage. 
 
So it's no surprise that California, Hawaii, and New York have assumed early leadership in energy storage by virtue of their unique incentives, mandates and markets, according to the inaugural GTM Research and Energy Storage Association U.S. Energy Storage Monitor report.  Cont'd...

See-Through Solar Is Tomorrow’s Threat to Oil
Submitted on: 03/24/15, 02:04 PM
The engineers at Ubiquitous Energy are developing solar panels that are completely transparent and as thin as a laminate. They can do this by creating see-through solar cells that absorb only the invisible parts of the solar spectrum—ultraviolet and infrared radi

US Energy Storage Market Could Triple This Year
Submitted on: 03/23/15, 05:39 AM
The energy storage market is poised for substantial growth over the next five years, with installed capacity this year expected to more than triple to 220 MW from last year’s 62 MW.   A recent report from GTM Research and the

Solar eclipse illuminates importance of energy storage
Submitted on: 03/20/15, 05:23 AM
Friday's solar eclipse highlights the importance of energy storage to the continued growth of solar, experts have claimed.    Energy consultancy Frost & Sullivan estimate that by covering 85% of the sun; the eclipse rem

Texas City Pulls Plug on Fossil Fuels With Shift to Solar Power
Submitted on: 03/18/15, 06:45 AM
Christopher Martin for Bloomberg:  A Texas city just north of Austin plans to begin weaning its residents from fossil

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Today's Alternative Energy Headlines

XALT Energy Announces Lithium Battery Supply Agreement with Chinese Bus Manufacturer
Submitted on: 03/26/15, 12:54 PM
Export contract to bring more than 300 new High-Tech and Manufacturing Jobs to Michigan

SunEdison Purchases 1,000 Energy Storage Systems From Imergy To Bring Electricity To Villagers In Rural India
Submitted on: 03/26/15, 12:53 PM
Imergy energy storage systems will help SunEdison bring reliable electricity to millions of people in rural India as part of its goal to help 20 million people by 2020

Trina Solar Announces Shipment of 6.9 MW Trinasmart PV Modules to Anesco in the UK
Submitted on: 03/26/15, 12:51 PM
"Trina Solar has built its business on providing high-quality innovative products and value-added services such as Trinasmart to the market, and on maintaining a position as a prudent and reliable partner"

SunEdison Partners With The City of Long Beach To Provide 2.5 Megawatts Of Solar Power
Submitted on: 03/26/15, 12:47 PM
The City of Long Beach is projecting $60,000 in savings during the first year alone.

PG&E Leads U.S. as Largest Solar Utility with More than 150,000 Solar Customer Installations
Submitted on: 03/26/15, 12:45 PM
2014 Was Record-Breaking Year as Company Connects More Solar Customers to the Grid than Ever Before

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