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How Solar Energy Helped After The Nepal Earthquake Response

On April 25th, 2015, Climate educator Phurpa Lama was speaking to a group of 40 indigenous woman on climate change issues that were effecting them in Nepal.  Just before noon, the eathquake struck and buildings started collapsing.  Tears came to…

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5 Innovative Solar Energy Companies to Watch

SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ: SPWR): Venture Home Solar, a New York City-based solar panel installation company, has been selected to join the SunPower® Master Dealer network. The Master Dealer network is a strategic partnership pairing the strengths of SunPower’s global solar…

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Google Goes Solar at Data Center

Data Centers are among the largest and fastest growing consumers of electricity in the United States. According toNDRC, data centers are one of the “key drivers in the construction of new power plants.”  In 2013, US data centers required the equivalent of…