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Sysco Foods Announces Multi-Site Solar Gardens in Texas Are Operational

28 February 2019, posted under Solar News |

Sysco Foods recently completed 3 solar sites in Texas with a total of 201,792 solar panels covering 224 acres. This demonstrates a strong commitment to renewable energy and to a strong bottom line. Businesses throughout Canada and the U.S. are realizing that solar energy is a good long-term investment and that Ontario’s Net Metering program

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microFit Program Closed

4 December 2017, posted under Uncategorized |

Here’s the full message from the IESO about reaching the 50 mW target for the 2017 microFIT allocation: On December 1, 2017, the microFIT Program reached the 50 MW Annual Procurement Target allocated for 2017. As a result, the IESO will not accept any further applications under the microFIT Program. The application window for the

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Explainer: What is Solar PhotoVoltaic Energy?

13 June 2017, posted under Solar News |

Explainer: What is Solar Photovoltaic Energy? Abi Skipp How do rooftop solar panels work? Andrew Blakers, Australian National University What is Solar Photovoltaic Energy? There are two main types of solar energy technology: photovoltaics (PV) and solar thermal. Solar PV is the rooftop solar you see on homes and businesses – it produces electricity from

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Ireland May Become First Country to Divest from Fossil Fuels

20 April 2017, posted under Uncategorized |

Ireland May Become First Country Pass Fossil Fuel Divestment Law According to multiple sources including the the Irish Times, Ireland’s parliament, with support from multiple parties, has voted to pass a law taking public money from fossil fuels. Final approval isn’t expected for several months. The bill would force the Ireland Strategic Investment fund to

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General Motors Pledges to 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

27 October 2016, posted under Solar News |

GM Commits to 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2050 GM pledges to source global electricity from wind, sun and landfill gas, joins RE100 DETROIT – General Motors plans to generate or source all electrical power for its 350 operations in 59 countries with 100 percent renewable energy — such as wind, sun and landfill gas

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