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13 Feb: PG&E’s Bankruptcy: Silver Linings for the Solar Industry

California gas and power giant PG&E is officially filing for chapter 11 bankruptcy after equipment malfunctions started a series of devastating wildfires, including the Tubbs and Camp fires. This move could help the utility avoid billions in damages while they restructure, as a means to prioritize paying…

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30 Jan: Community Solar Has Never Been More Accessible

As renewable energy has become more mainstream, many businesses, schools, municipalities, and churches are looking for ways to cut their electricity bills and support environmentally friendly energy sources. While large commercial and industrial entities may have ample roof or parking…

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25 Jan: Safety in Renewable Energy VS Conventional

In the aftermath of one of California’s most destructive series of wildfires yet, it seems the blame may fall on two of the state’s largest utility companies… again. Regulators have communicated that Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) and Southern California…

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31 Dec: SCF’s 2018 Year End Review

2018 was a great year for both the solar power industry and Sustainable Capital Finance. SCF achieved a record number of projects priced with the SCF Suite, forged several exciting new partnerships (to be announced soon) and helped dozens of…

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17 Dec: The Future of Illinois Solar

The Future of Illinois Solar Solar friendly states such as California or Massachusetts have long taken the spotlight when it comes to support, initiatives and funding. When boasting well-funded and wide reaching programs such as SolarAPP and SMART it’s easy…

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29 Nov: Integrating a Solar PV System – Which is best for you: Cash, Solar PPA or Solar Lease

Interest in adopting solar energy is growing among business & home owners across the USA, and many of these energy consumers have questions related to the options available for integrating solar PV systems onsite. There are three basic methods used…