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Another Solar Company Goes Bankrupt- Real Goods Solar.

From “hippies in the woods” to a pre-SolarCity IPO, Real Goods Solar was a pioneer in the U.S. industry. It quietly filed for bankruptcy in January. There have been several rounds of solar panel manufacturers and install companies that have gone bankrupt over the year, closed doors, changed names, or were bought out, often leaving customers…
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Commercial Solar Cost Per Watt

EnergySage.com   Your system size is measured in watts, and is dependent on how much electricity you need for your business. (For your reference, an average home installs a 6 kilowatt, or 6,000 Watt, solar panel system to cover their electricity needs.) There is no average size system for commercial buildings. The cost of a…
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What is CPACE?

Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy Commercial property-assessed clean energy (CPACE) is a financing structure in which building owners borrow money for energy efficiency, renewable energy, or other projects and make repayments via an assessment on their property tax bill. The financing arrangement then remains with the property even if it is sold, facilitating long-term investments…
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Commercial Solar O&M

Solar panels generally require very little maintenance. They are very durable and should last around 25-30 years. The only maintenance you should need to perform is to wash them clean of dirt and dust two to four times a year. This basic cleaning routine ensures that the sun can shine brightly on the panel, maximizing…
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