The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Department of Energy on Thursday announced that an estimated US $3 billion will be made available for the development of renewable energy projects around the country and made issued the guidance businesses will need to submit a successful application.

"Solar stimulus is ready, set and … coming soon. The Treasury guidelines allow solar developers to prepare formal applications that will be accepted at a later date." -- Rhone Resch, CEO, SEIA