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Solar could supply five times California’s energy needs

Solar could supply five times California’s energy needs

The amount of energy that could be generated from solar systems constructed around existing infrastructure in California is 5x that currently demanded by the state.

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Chile to be home to world’s largest merchant solar power plant

Chile to be home to world’s largest merchant solar power plant

An 80 MW solar power plant will be built in Chile’s Antofagasta Region beginning in the first part of 2015.

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Chile's mines set hot pace on renewables - Australia should take note

Chile’s mines set hot pace on renewables – Australia should take note

Chile is now emerging as the southern hemisphere’s renewable energy giant, so what can we learn from our Pacific neighbours?

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Move over big power – the micropower revolution is here

Move over big power – the micropower revolution is here

Micro-electricity producers are relatively small scale, inexpensive, and most importantly, produce little to no carbon emissions.

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Cigarette plant becomes factory for solar and wind farm batteries

Cigarette plant becomes factory for solar and wind farm batteries

The once booming Phillip Morris cigarette plant in North Carolina has been reborn into a facility that churns out batteries for solar and wind farms.

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Indoor air pollution kills millions — solar could help save them

Indoor air pollution kills millions — solar could help save them

Indoor air pollution kills more people around the world every year than HIV and malaria combined — but solar power might be the key to solving the problem.

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Verizon set to be largest solar producing communication company

Verizon set to be largest solar producing communication company

Verizon set to install 10.2 MW of new solar power systems across eight of the network facilities.

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SunPower sees storage in commercial market in 2015

SunPower sees storage in commercial market in 2015

SunPower has flagged the introduction of battery storage into the commercial market in 2015 in Australia, as it looks to rapidly expand its home energy service offerings.

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More efficient, durable solar cells are possible thanks to glass

More efficient, durable solar cells are possible thanks to glass

Self-cooling, longer lasting and more efficient solar cells are within reach simply by adding a thin layer of glass.

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What does solar energy mean to Germany’s big utilities?

What does solar energy mean to Germany’s big utilities?

Renewable sector is flexing its muscles in Germany, with solar production up 28% and wind up 19% during the first half of 2014.

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Photon to build solar plus storage unit for NSW broadcast tower

Photon to build solar plus storage unit for NSW broadcast tower

Deal to provide 39kW of solar and 215kWh of battery storage could be replicated at thousands of telecom tower sites across Australia.