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To Lease or To Own: Simplified Solar Calculator

Now simplified, the new solar lease calculator is here.

Just enter in your zip code, electric utility, and solar array size. Then set the terms of your loan or lease to see how solar ownership stacks up against third-party options.

Clean Power Plan: 50 Ways to Get More Clean, Local Energy

The Obama administration released the Clean Power Plan today requiring substantial greenhouse gas emissions reductions from the electricity sector. The plan sets targets from the top down, but largely leaves the details to states, providing a significant opportunity to craft rules that encourage energy development and ownership from the bottom up.

These 50 state plans have huge stakes.

Clean Power Plan: 50 Ways to Get More Clean, Local Energy

The Obama administration released the Clean Power Plan today requiring substantial greenhouse gas emissions reductions from the electricity sector. The plan sets targets from the top down, but largely leaves the details to states, providing a significant opportunity to craft rules that encourage energy development and ownership from the bottom up.

These 50 state plans have huge stakes.

Democratic Energy Media Roundup – week of July 27, 2015

This week in Democratic Energy:

  • Activists rally against Massachusetts Net Metering caps
  • New York’s energy vision inspires others
  • Minnesota city puts solar on the map

Featured Stories

Questions to ponder as the future electric grid takes shape by Quentin Karpilow, Green Biz

You can read ILSR’s submission here!

 

Democratic Energy Media Roundup – week of July 27, 2015

This week in Democratic Energy:

  • Activists rally against Massachusetts Net Metering caps
  • New York’s energy vision inspires others
  • Minnesota city puts solar on the map

Featured Stories

Questions to ponder as the future electric grid takes shape by Quentin Karpilow, Green Biz

You can read ILSR’s submission here!

 

A Rising Wind: Better Tech Means Greater State Wind Potential

For states looking to reduce their reliance on dirty, imported energy, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory brings good news on the wind. In a May 2015 report, significantly more wind power potential was found in nearly every state thanks to advancing turbine technology.

A Rising Wind: Better Tech Means Greater State Wind Potential

For states looking to reduce their reliance on dirty, imported energy, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory brings good news on the wind. In a May 2015 report, significantly more wind power potential was found in nearly every state thanks to advancing turbine technology.

Democratic Energy Media Roundup – week of July 20, 2015

This week in Democratic Energy:

  • New York is leading the renewable energy revolution
  • #SolarforAll strategy takes hold
  • Mississippi’s perfect storm for renewables

Featured Stories

Opening The Door To Solar Power For All by Mark Ruffalo, The Huffington Post

Democratic Energy Media Roundup – week of July 20, 2015

This week in Democratic Energy:

  • New York is leading the renewable energy revolution
  • #SolarforAll strategy takes hold
  • Mississippi’s perfect storm for renewables

Featured Stories

Opening The Door To Solar Power For All by Mark Ruffalo, The Huffington Post

Is Socialism What’s Stopping a Fair Value for Solar?

Complete nonsense. The most socialistic thing I’ve ever heard. That’s just two quotes from a value of solar conversation between ILSR’s John Farrell and Karl Rábago of the Pace Energy and Climate Center that took place online on July 8, 2015.

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