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SunBug Solar Builds 443 kW System in Mashpee

SunBug Solar is excited to announce the completion of a 443 kW solar array across seven buildings at the Mashpee Commons shopping center. 

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Everything You Need to Know About Federal Tax Incentives for Solar Energy

Often referred to as the "premier tax manual for the solar industry," those interested in solar tax and finance issues now have an entirely new edition at their disposal. For the first time in three years, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has released an updated Guide to Federal Tax Incentives for Solar Energy.

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1366 Technologies Introduces 3D Wafer Feature

 1366 Technologies (1366) today unveiled the first of a series of R&D achievements that have the potential to change the way the solar industry thinks about wafer features. The company’s proprietary Direct Wafer® process has demonstrated the ability to grow a three dimensional wafer or a thin wafer with a thick border, an advancement impossible with conventional ingot-based production technologies. The 3D feature further reduces the amount of silicon required for each wafer without sacrificing strength, durability or performance. It also allows the dominant crystalline silicon PV supply chain to lower costs while leveraging its existing infrastructure.

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Rodman CPAs Unveil New Website

Rodman CPAs, a full service tax and accounting firm serving small, mid–market, and multi-generational sized companies throughout the greater Boston area, has recently rebranded and launched a new generation of their website, www.rodmancpa.com.

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New Energy Capital Hires Two Principals Continuing Growth of the Clean Infrastructure Investing Platform

Clean energy infrastructure private equity firm New Energy Capital Partners announced today that it has hired Jeph Shaw and Ian Marcus as Principals in its Hanover, New Hampshire office. Mr. Shaw was previously an Associate with the firm before earning an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and subsequently participating in the Management Leadership Development Program at SunEdison, where he focused on investment and financing activities at the TerraForm YieldCo affiliate. Mr. Marcus joins from Morgan Stanley & Co. where he was a Vice President on the Solar Desk within the North America Power & Gas Unit in its Commodities Division. While at Morgan Stanley, Mr. Marcus originated, structured, and principally invested in solar projects in the residential, commercial, community, and utility sectors. 

 

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Diamond Generating Corporation Powers New Solar Project Development and Acquisitions Across the US With Investment Into Nexamp, Inc.

Diamond Generating Corporation, a leading independent power company and wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corporation, today announced a corporate investment into Nexamp, a leading provider of solar energy solutions, headquartered in Boston, MA. Through its distributed generation subsidiary, Rising Sun Solar, LLC, Diamond and Nexamp together will develop, construct and operate distributed-scale solar power plants nationwide.

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NRG Welcomes Bruno Sarda as its New Sustainability Leader

NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NRG) is pleased to announce Bruno Sarda as its new Vice President, Sustainability. In this role, he will lead the development and execution of company-wide sustainability initiatives as well as help advance and drive better understanding of sustainability standards and solutions for new and existing customers.

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DONG Energy Praises Massachusetts for Strong Commitment to Offshore Wind

DONG Energy, the world leader in offshore wind development, construction and operation, praised the Massachusetts State Legislature today for adopting a comprehensive energy bill that includes a requirement that utilities contract for 1600MW of offshore wind power.

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Sunrun Partners Offer BrightBox™ Solar Power Plus Energy Storage Systems in Hawai‘i

Sunrun Inc. (Nasdaq:RUN), the largest dedicated residential solar company in the United States, today announced its partners in Hawai‘i can offer Sunrun BrightBoxTM solar plus energy storage systems and Hawai‘i residents can buy Sunrun BrightBox directly at big box retailers. With BrightBox, Hawai‘i residents can enjoy affordable clean energy day and night through a monthly or prepaid lease for little to no money down.

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SEIA Releases New Guide to Land Leases for Solar

In an effort to better serve landowners interested in leasing their unused or underused land, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) today released the SEIA Guide to Land Leases for Solar. From start to finish, this comprehensive guide covers the important aspects of how to work with a solar developer, from initial site visit to lease finalization.

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