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North Carolina Ranks No. 1 in South for Solar Energy Capacity

North Carolina, which had almost no large-scale solar energy seven years ago, now ranks first in the Southeast and fourth in the nation in solar energy capacity, according to a new report from Duke…

N.C. Leads South in Solar Energy Capacity

DURHAM, N.C. -- North Carolina, which had almost no large-scale solar energy seven years ago, now ranks first in the Southeast and fourth in the nation in solar energy capacity, says a new report…

Clean Tech Industry Is On The Rise

  Clean Tech Industry Is On The Rise   February 3rd, 2015 by Guest Contributor North Carolina is fast becoming a national leader in the clean tech industry – creating new jobs, producing…

A Record Year for Solar Installations in North Carolina

North Carolina solar developers are ending the year strong, and that momentum is expected to carry forward in 2015. The Solar Energy Industries Associationsaid this week that the state is on track…

Hundreds of Solar Farm Jobs Opening in Duplin Co.

    WARSAW, DUPLIN COUNTY -The economy in Duplin County is getting a shot in the arm with 500 jobs being created to run a large solar farm near Warsaw.The rural area of Warsaw is what makes it the…

Strata Solar Plans Three Additional Solar Farms

Strata Solar is gearing up to produce three new solar farms. The projects, located in Bladen, Duplin and Wilson counties, are receiving capital from Washington, D.C.-based Sol Systems, National…

Financing Partnerships Drive North Carolina's Solar Boom Sol Systems, National Cooperative Bank, and Strata Solar Add Another 18MW of Solar: pv-magazine

Financing Partnerships Drive North Carolina's Solar Boom Sol Systems, National Cooperative Bank, and Strata Solar Add Another 18MW of Solar Sol Systems, Strata Solar, and NCB add another 18MW of…

Why Solar Farms are Booming in North Carolina - Video

This week, SNL Financial put out this map, showing where farms of solar panels are showing up. North Carolina is exploding with solar, more so than any other neighboring state! We rank third in the…

USDA Grants $2.1M Loan for a Solar Project in Warren County

With the help of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Warren County could see more solar farms in its future. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack visited Progress Solar in Bunn last week to announce $55…