As solar energy installations spring up on rooftops and major power plants across the U.S., the average cost of going solar continues to fall, according to a report released today by the research gurus at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
With the inauguration of a 3 MW solar power station, Scituate (MA) became the first town in Commonwealth to get 100 percent of its power from alternative energy sources.
The project was developed by Gehrlicher Solar America, which earlier in 2013 opened a regional
pvXchange, the Swiss-based online exchange platform for photovoltaic (PV) components, has announced its entry into the North American market.
The company started seven years ago and has amassed since then 7,500 subscribers. In 2010 it oversaw the trading of $400 million worth of PV