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UPS Invests $18 Million In On-Site Solar

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  • UPS Solar Power Capacity to Increase Nearly Five-Fold as Part of Long-Term Renewable Energy Commitment  in UPS Facilities
  • Building on 13 Years of Experience with Solar Energy
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  • UPS Solar Power Capacity to Increase Nearly Five-Fold as Part of Long-Term Renewable Energy Commitment  in UPS Facilities
  • Building on 13 Years of Experience with Solar Energy

Green Mountain Energy Sun Club Brings Solar to Valley Nature Center

Valley Nature Center now enjoys renewable energy from the sun
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WESLACO, Texas, November 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Valley Nature Center is getting some help from the sun thanks to a $30,000 donation from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club. The Sun Club® donation equipped the six-acre nature preserve with two new solar arrays that will help power both the Center’s welcome facility and pond with 100 percent clean energy.

The Future of Energy: Unleashing the Power of Innovation and Sustainability

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Welcome to an exciting new GreenMoney issue featuring five perspectives on the World of Energy Today and Tomorrow:

SunPower's Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver Solar Panels Earn Top Product of the Year Award from Environmental Leader

Award Reinforces SunPower's Industry-leading Approach to Sustainable, Responsible Manufacturing
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June 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ -  Since 2014, SunPower has manufactured a portion of its direct current E-Series and X-Series solar panels to meet Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver standards and now 

This 4-Year-Old Video Star Knows Her Solar Facts

Meet Eloise, the star of a video made in partnership with Ford and the Sierra Club to encourage more people to “drive green” by powering their electric vehicles (EVs) with clean, efficient SunPower® solar energy.
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Head on over to the SunPower Blog and meet Eloise, the star of a video SunPower made in partnership with Ford and the Sierra Club to encourage more people to “drive green” by powering their electric vehicles (EVs) with clean, efficient SunPower® solar energy.

Now 100 Percent of SunPower's Direct Current E-Series and X-Series Solar Panels Produced are Cradle to Cradle Certified™ Silver

New Achievements Reinforce SunPower as One of the World's Most Sustainable Solar Companies
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March 23, 2016 /3BL Media/ - With environmental sustainability and social responsibility at its core, SunPower demonstrates continued industry leadership by manufacturing 100 percent of its direct current E-Series and X-Series solar panels to meet 

National Grid to Launch a First-of-Its-Kind Solar Marketplace

The Rhode Island program offers a new way for utilities to think about distributed energy resources
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By Julia Pyper 

This spring, National Grid will launch a new online marketplace that allows customers in Rhode Island to shop for solar and receive an incentive for improving energy efficiency at the same time.

SolarWise Rhode Island is part of National Grid’s 2016 Rhode Island Renewable Energy Growth Program, which launched last year. The initiative will help the state meet its goal to increase the amount of electricity generated by customer-owned equipment by 160 megawatts over a five-year period.

Efficiency Times Two

This cohousing duplex in Washington State generates enough solar energy for two families, plus their electric cars.
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BELLINGHAM-BASED design/build firm TC Legend Homes loves to build overachieving homes. The firm’s latest project features a 9.9-kW PV array, which not only produces enough solar electricity to meet its own energy needs, but will produce surplus power to charge two electric cars. Nicknamed the Power House, the home has earned a HERS Index score of -15. It is the first of its kind in Whatcom County.

SunPower President and CEO Tom Werner on Congressional Approval of Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) Extension

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The following statement is from Tom Werner, SunPower president and CEO, on congressional approval of the Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) extension:

VIDEO: Something About Energy

California teen performs his passionate slam poem about caring for the Earth and fighting climate change by using clean solar energy
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Abel H., 16, performed his original poem "Something About Energy" at the University of California, Davis, on the site of the largest solar power plant of its kind operating on a U.S. university campus.

By the end of 2015, SunPower solar panels installed around the world will have generated more than 32 billion kilowatt hours of emissions-free energy, enough to power more than 3 million homes annually.

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