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In the News

Insight: More solar firms set to burn up as prices sink
12/23/2011

Only four years ago, hundreds of start-ups optimistically built factories and churned out solar panels to meet rising demand. Now, closures and failure loom for many.

Read the Reuters.com article here.

Bright skies for solar today, looming clouds tomorrow if 1603 isn’t extended
12/22/2011

Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and GTM Research on Dec. 14 unveiled their latest report on the solar industry “The U.S. Solar Market Insight: 3rd Quarter 2011,” showing the industry saw explosive year-over-year growth of 140 percent. But the sunny news was clouded by the looming expiration of the Department of Treasury’s 1603 grant program, which unless Congress extends, expires Dec. 31.

Read the CleanEnergyAuthority.com article here.

The Real Story on Solar — Growth, not Solyndra
12/14/2011

The Solar Energy Industries Association and GreenTech Media released their quarterly report on solar development in the U.S. today, and the one word notably absent from all 22 pages of the executive summary was—wait for it—Solyndra.

Read the MyDesert.com article here.

Federal grant to move region's solar power forward
12/08/2011

A $315,697 grant from the U.S. Department of Energy, announced at a news conference Wednesday, will be used to remove barriers and reduce costs through PennFuture's Three Rivers Solar Source project and a coalition of commissions and environmental and business development organizations, Allegheny County and 23 municipalities.

Read the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article here.

2 Maryland Schools To Be Powered by Solar Energy
11/07/2011

The Kent County, MD Board of Education, in partnership with the Kent County Commissioners, is building a 1,579 kW solar array to power two schools and a community center.

Read TheJournal.com article here. 

Clifford helps Rockville’s Standard Solar convert sunlight into cash
11/04/2011

Profile of Standard Solar CEO Tony Clifford

Read the Gazette.net article here.

Solar Briefing: SPI 2011 News, University of Gothenburg, Standard Solar, Samba Energy
10/18/2011

Several companies made big announcements at SPI 2011.

Read the EnvironmentalLeader.com article here.

Special Report: State of Solar
10/14/2011

A Roundtable on the State of Photovoltaics

Read the Architectural Products article here.

O’Malley Tours State Second Largest Solar Facility
10/14/2011

With the recent completion of the state’s second largest solar installation in Salisbury, the future of alternative energy in Maryland is looking brighter every day.

Read the MDCoastDispatch.com article here.

TimberRock Energy Solutions and Standard Solar Partner To Install Solar EV Charging Station
10/14/2011

TimberRock Energy Solutions has commissioned Maryland's first solar EV charging station at General Motor's Allison Transmission plant in White Marsh, Maryland.

Read the SolarDaily.com article here.