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Floating Solar Startup SolarDuck Completes Installation in Tokyo – The Maritime Executive

Renewable power startup SolarDuck has completed the installation and commissioning of a floating solar demonstration project in the Tokyo Bay area.  In cooperation with Kyocera Communication Systems, Everblue Technologies and Tokyu Land Corporation, SolarDuck was selected in 2022 to carry out a demonstration of its solar power infrastructure in Tokyo’s Central Breakwater district. The trial-size […]

SunPower details Bay Area job cuts, will slash more than 100 jobs in region – The Mercury News

(SunPower) Workers install solar panels in the Bay Area, 2020. SAN JOSE — SunPower has decided to chop 100-plus Bay Area jobs, part of the company’s move to launch wrenching cutbacks and reduced costs in a California solar energy market whose outlook has darkened. San Jose-based SunPower, a solar energy and installation company, had previously […]

SunPower details Bay Area job cuts, will slash more than 100 jobs in region – East Bay Times

SAN JOSE — SunPower has decided to chop 100-plus Bay Area jobs, part of the company’s move to launch wrenching cutbacks and reduced costs in a California solar energy market whose outlook has darkened. San Jose-based SunPower, a solar energy and installation company, had previously revealed it would slash 1,000 jobs worldwide as part of […]

Is it still worth it for California homeowners to invest in solar panels? Experts weigh in – The Mercury News

(File photo by Michael Goulding, Orange County Register/SCNG) By Roxana Popescu | San Diego Union-Tribune A little over a year ago, the California Public Utilities Commission overhauled the rules for rooftop solar installations across the state. In its December 2022 decision, the commission added incentives for customers to pair solar with batteries, but the new […]

Is it still worth it for California homeowners to invest in solar panels? Experts weigh in – East Bay Times

By Roxana Popescu | San Diego Union-Tribune A little over a year ago, the California Public Utilities Commission overhauled the rules for rooftop solar installations across the state. In its December 2022 decision, the commission added incentives for customers to pair solar with batteries, but the new rules also dramatically reduced net energy metering, or […]