Category Archives: China

Wars Over Sunshine

Seems there is no common ground on sunshine between the world’s largest economies. Trade wars were the foundation of our own independence when we protested a British tax on tea. Now China, Europe, and the USA have mutable trade wars … Continue reading

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No Worries with SunPower

Other solar installers may be left shaking after this New York Times article, but we’re staying totally calm and collected. In the 100,000 panels we have installed not one of them has failed to perform. In fact, every Solar Forward … Continue reading

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Out with Oil & Coal, in with Jobs & Clean Energy

Oil as a fuel source is dirty.  Coal, even dirtier.  Both are leading contributors to global warming, and pose major public health risks from asthma to mercury poisoning.  Nonetheless, oil and coal dominate our energy mix, with about half of … Continue reading

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China and US – Green policy and solar politics

How does the China and the United States get along when it comes to green energy and clean air policies? Not well. Reports from the recent UN Climate Change Conference in Durban South Africa indicated that the biggest polluters acted … Continue reading

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China dumping Solar Panels?

Maybe. Or for sure, depends on your point of view and who is wining and who is losing. Solar is a great investment for anyone, but if the solar panels are 40% less in price and the quality is 25% … Continue reading

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China

So why are we in a trade war with China over green energy? Lets read between the lines. The IRS will give you a 30% tax credit on any solar electric system we install. That costs the US economy an … Continue reading

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