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Massachusetts DOER SREC Clearinghouse Auction is underway. Here’s what you need to know.

The Massachusetts solar renewable energy credit (SREC) market is undoubtedly the most complex incentive program among its peers. Among its complexities is the annual clearinghouse auction...

- July 25, 2014

What Happens to Solar Panel Pricing after the WTO Ruling?

The World Trade Organization (WTO) Dispute Settlement Body (DSB) issued a panel report to its members on a dispute between China and the United States involving solar panels and sixteen...

- July 21, 2014

Who Pays for Countervailing Tariffs on Chinese Solar Panels?

On June 2, 2014, the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) made the decision to start implementing countervailing duties (“countervails”) on Chinese solar panels that will raise prices...

- July 16, 2014

July 2014 Solar Project Finance Journal

The Sol Systems monthly Project Finance Journal contains solar finance statistics, solar market information, trends, observations, and other industry tidbits and factoids. Below, we...

- July 16, 2014

3 Noteworthy Solar Implications in New US National Electrical Code

The 2014 National Electrical Code (NEC) has come out, and this version holds a bit of solar intrigue even for those who are not involved with engineering or construction.  In response...

- July 15, 2014

Solar Property Tax Uncertainty & 3 Mitigation Strategies

Apart from California, which extended its property tax exemption for solar power systems to 2025, the ambiguity around solar and property taxes looks like it may get worse before it...

- July 14, 2014

Rhode Island's Second Solar Feed-in Tariff is Open for Enrollment. Here’s How to Apply

The second round of the 2014 enrollment in Rhode Island’s feed-in tariff program has been announced by National Grid, Rhode Island’s electric utility. The feed-in tariff is part of...

- July 07, 2014

Beyond the Meter: Remote Solar on the Horizon?

A Less-Than-Totally-Addressable Market Commercial solar can be an extremely difficult, uphill sell. Not only must a salesperson overcome traditional customer barriers of ignorance,...

- June 23, 2014

2014 Delaware Procurement Program Solicitation Results in Surprisingly Higher Pricing than 2013

On May 28, 2014, the results for the 2014 SRECDelaware Procurement Program were announced. This is the second year that the newly structured program has been in place; the Delaware...

- June 20, 2014

Ohio's Renewable Portfolio Standard Freeze: How Will It Affect Solar?

With the signing of Senate Bill 310 (SB 310), Ohio has become the first state to “freeze” its Renewable Portfolio Standard (RPS). Ohio Governor John Kasich signed the bill into law...

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