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Two Keys To Successfully Installing Commercial Solar

Installing solar on your commercial building can make a lot of money. But it can also be a nightmare. What makes developing solar power such a hit or miss process? A key determining factor is how your utility prices electricity. … Continue reading

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California Adopts Zero Net Energy Building Design Through Title 24

California is launching a tsunami of building code revisions in 2014 focused upon achieving Zero Net Energy (ZNE) residential and commercial buildings. In a ZNE building the annual energy consumption is equal to annual production of onsite renewable energy. Under … Continue reading

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How Commercial PACE Reduces Electric Bills And Emissions

Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing of clean technologies is making a comeback by targeting commercial properties. At the end of 2012, San Francisco became the first city to finance a project using commercial PACE. In conjunction with San Francisco‚Äôs … Continue reading

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Green Real Estate: A Smart Growth Home Sells For Higher Price Per Sq. Ft.!

A new EPA funded study has been published with huge implications for home owners, home builders and our environment. The study analyzes smart home developments to assess how they have retained their values in comparison to neighboring homes in conventional, … Continue reading

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6 Million Jobs PLUS Guaranteed Savings!

Research on the U.S. and German solar industry suggests a permanent job is created for every six to nine homes that install a roof top solar system. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics calculates there are almost 15 million unemployed … Continue reading

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