Solar investments surging as federal tax credit reduction looms

Solar investments surging as federal tax credit reduction looms

Investments in solar are surging, largely due to the cost savings that can occur if you go solar, but also due to the expiring Federal Solar Tax Credit. At the end of 2019, the tax credit will drop from 30 percent to 26 percent. According to reports, stocks and funds...
Solar power could help purify salt water

Solar power could help purify salt water

New research underway could result in the ability to use solar power to purify salt water. The technology being tested includes a three-step system that boosts efficiency of the purification process. Here is how it works: The heat generated from the light that...
Toyota testing car completely covered in solar cells

Toyota testing car completely covered in solar cells

It seems like solar power has a positive impact in so many areas of our lives. Soon, it could change car-buying. Toyota is currently testing an electric car that has solar cells attached to its hood, roof and back window. The result so far? A very efficient way of...
Record number of U.S. solar installations in first quarter of 2019

Record number of U.S. solar installations in first quarter of 2019

The solar industry continues to hit thresholds that indicate its strength and support across the country. Over the first three months of 2019, the U.S. installed a record (for a quarter) 2.7 gigawatts of solar panels. This information comes from the U.S. Solar Market...
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