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Relax with REC Solar, Learn Your REC’s, and Ride the Solar Coaster at SPI!

Here’s a rundown of all that’s happening at REC Solar’s Booth 850 at Solar Power International, as well as other events at the show. Tuesday, October 21 – Thursday October 23 Just like the solar business, trade shows can be … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Net Metering Cap Raised for Businesses and Municipalities Installing Solar

The Red Sox may not win the Pennant again in 2014, but there’s still some good news if your business or municipality wants to install solar in Massachusetts: In a last-minute legislative compromise with utilities, the state’s net metering cap … Continue reading

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SCE Utility Rate Expected to Return for 25% More Solar Savings through Decreased Demand Charges

If you’re a business or a non-profit, your utility rate can be a crucial factor in your overall annual savings from installing solar. Now, thanks to a recent settlement between solar advocates and the Southern California Edison (SCE) utility that … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know about Solar, Storage, and Microgrids – Solar Webinar Recap

REC Solar recently participated in a webinar on Renewable Energy World that invited several experts to discuss the U.S. landscape for solar PV with microgrids, and energy storage. The panelists included: Peter H. Asmus, Principal Research Analyst at Navigant Research. … Continue reading

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Beating the Heat: Hampton Inn Hotel Reduces Cooling Costs by 44% with New Solar Carport

It’s hot in Bakersfield, California, especially during the summer months when temperatures regularly hit 110 degrees. But as The Hampton Inn & Suites Bakersfield North-Airport is discovering, the sun also has its advantages for reducing utility costs and increasing customer … Continue reading

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