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Louisiana’s Solar Boom: Just Getting Started

Louisiana’s Solar Boom: Just Getting Started

Louisiana’s solar market presents a baffling study of what happens when market forces come face-to-face with ideology, geography and demographics.  Like most of the country, Louisiana has benefited from the more than 40% drop in average PV panel prices last year.  By most accounts, this trend will continue despite the US Commerce Department’s proposed tariffs


In Focus: Fracking

Fracking has been a hot topic in the United Statesin recent years, but did you know that the concept of fracking has actually been around for several decades? Read on to find out all you need to know about fracking. Hydraulic fractures form naturally in rock layers, caused by the presence of high-pressure fluids that

Wells Fargo Initiates Coverage on JA Solar $JASO

Wells Fargo initiated coverage on JA Solar (JASO) with a MarketPerform rating and price target of $7 – 8. While the firm saysfundamentals remain strong and shares inexpensive, they aren’t willingto rate the company an Outperform due to weaker demand/greater supplypicture going forward.  ====> Click Here For Your FREE JA Solar Daily Technical Analysis Shares

Wells Fargo and the Cleantech Open Competition

Wells Fargo & Co., is showing its support forsustainability through its investments in the Cleantech Open and theNational Cleantech group. According to Newsweek magazine’sinaugural "Green Rankings" of the 500-largest US companies, Wells Fargois ranked #1 among banks and insurance companies and No. 13 overall. "Supporting clean technology is a priority for Wells Fargo, because we

Wells Fargo Upgrades FPL Group

FPL Group (FPL), the largest producer of solar and wind power in theUS, got a Wells Fargo upgrade today from Market Perform to Outperform. Hat tip to StreetInsider.com for the following analyst comment: “We believe shares deserve a premium valuation given a comparativelystrong EPS growth and credit profile and below average earningsvariability due to lower commodity

Wells Fargo Jumps On The Cleantech Bandwagon (WFC)

Wells Fargo & Company today announced a new commercial banking group dedicated to supporting clean technology companies. Based in Palo Alto, Wells Fargo’s National Cleantech group willoffer customized commercial banking products and services to businessesthat manufacture, market or develop clean technologies such as solarand wind power, energy and water efficiency, electric and low-emissionvehicles, and smart

Wells Fargo Plans for $100M Solar Financing

The bank has agreed tobankroll commercial projects to be built and operated by SunPower. Twoprojects already are underway in California.  Wells Fargo has agreed to finance up to $100 million of solar energy projects to be built and maintained by SunPower. The deal, announced Monday, would fund projects for businesses,universities or government agencies in the