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19
AUG 2015
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The specific reasons homeowners choose to go solar change from year to year, so what are the tipping points in 2015? We explore five trends we’re seeing in residential solar this year.

17
AUG 2015
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SunEdison has partnered with Google on their new solar mapping tool, Project Sunroof.

Project Sunroof is a new online tool that Google is testing to help homeowners explore whether they should go solar.

23
JUL 2015
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U.S. President Barack Obama and Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, announced the two countries’ pledge to fight climate change.

22
JUL 2015
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It seems like every time you turn around there's some new advancement being made that renders fossil fuels even more obsolete than they already are.

22
JUL 2015
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Solar has long been seen as a technology reserved only for hardcore environmentalists and the wealthy. Traditionally, the high cost of solar and the emphasis on incentives in the form of tax credits has put solar out of reach for the majority of residents in the world. 

21
JUL 2015
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"Work smarter, not harder" is an age-old aphorism that neatly applies to energy usage in your home. Why strain its resources and needlessly spend extra money on energy bills? 

10
JUN 2015
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While a popular source of energy among homeowners for many years now, the past several years have seen an exponential growth in the popularity of residential solar energy. This may lead homeowners who have yet to have solar panels installed on their homes to wonder why solar energy has become so popular. The fact is that there are many benefits that residential solar power can provide homeowners with, many of which homeowners may not have previously considered. Here are just a few of the many reasons why you should consider solar power for your home.