Pending Approval, Xcel to Offer Solar Rebates in Minnesota

Minnesotans looking to install a solar photovoltaic (PV) system have reason to be hopeful for the New Year. As we reportedon this blog in June, Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy has been developingplans to introduce in Minnesota their Solar Rewards program, its solarrebate initiative already on offer in Colorado and New Mexico. If theMinnesota Public Utilities Commission […] Read more

Nanosolar’s Patent-Pending PV

Nansolar,a San Jose, California thin-film solar company, has made a lot of pressannouncements lately for various news items, including opening a solar panel assembly facility in Germany, boosting its CIGS cells’ efficiency and unveiling new Utility Panel technology (read the Greentech Media story here). According to Nanosolar, its Utility Panel is the first solar electricity panel specifically designed […] Read more