Solar power passed the Hurricane Florence resiliency test
<h5>People of the Carolinas are <a href="https://qz.com/1392433/florence-flooding-photos-show-aftermath-of-hurricane-in-north-carolina/">picking up the pieces</a> after Hurricane Florence, the wettest tropical cyclone on record. Among the news of <a href="https://www.wnct.com/news/north-carolina/gov-cooper-26-dead-in-nc-due-to-florence-1-100-roads-closed-10-000-in-shelters/1457321348">dozens of deaths</a>, overflowing <a href="https://qz.com/1394435/hog-manure-is-escaping-from-13-lagoons-in-north-carolina-after-florence/">pig-manure lagoons</a>, and flooded <a href="https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/florence-s-rains-coal-ash-landfill-collapses-carolinas-n910046">coal-ash fields</a>, there are some bright spots.<p><br/></p></h5>
Sep 20, 2018
Watt It Takes: How Sunnova’s John Berger Convinced Oil & Gas Investors to Believe in Solar
<h5>“I’m proud of getting a bunch of oil and gas money. We need them to start putting their money in this space.”<br/></h5>
Sep 18, 2018
Hurricane Florence's Brutal Winds Will Test the Carolinas Solar Boom
<h5>Largest hurricane to hit region since solar boom began in 2014. Systems designed for 160-mile-per-hour winds to get challenge.<br/></h5>
Sep 17, 2018
Solar Beats Coal on U.S. Jobs
<h5>The industry put twice as many people to work last year than its fossil-fuel counterpart.<br/></h5>
May 18, 2018
2,900 solar homes with battery backups planned in Prescott Valley
<h5>A Prescott Valley housing development will include 2,900 homes with solar and battery backup systems, Mandalay Homes has announced.</h5>
May 15, 2018
California set to become first US state requiring solar panels on new homes
<h5>California<span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;"> </span><span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;">is set to become the first US state to make</span><span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;"> </span>solar panels<span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;float: none;"> </span><span style="font-size: 14px;text-align: left;">mandatory on most newly built homes.</span>​</h5>
May 07, 2018
During Puerto Rico’s Blackout, Solar Kept The Lights On
<h5>As the utility on the island continues to fail, new systems of renewables–installed after the storm–are showing what a more resilient grid could look like.</h5>
Apr 27, 2018
New York Boosts Efficiency Target, Makes Way for More Solar and Energy Storage
<h5>New York regulators green-light multiple initiatives to advance the state’s clean energy goals, while the governor doubles down on energy efficiency.<br/></h5>
Apr 26, 2018
Banks Are Sweetening Their Terms for Solar as Confidence Rises
<p></p><h5>Lenders take smaller cut to win deals amid fewer U.S. projects. Panel installations set to rebound in 2019 after two-year drop.</h5><p></p>
Apr 26, 2018
MGM Resorts will use solar array to power Las Vegas casinos
<h5>MGM Resorts International plans to power its sizable share of the Strip with a dedicated solar array capable of supplying up to 90 percent of daytime demand at the company’s 13 Las Vegas casinos.<br/></h5>
Apr 19, 2018
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