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A New Solar Option in Pennsylvania

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:03:07 +0000

Dec 08, 2016
Today we’re expanding our service and operations in the Keystone State. Importantly, we’re introducing a solar loan option in the state that we expect to make an investment in solar attractive to more customers.



Elon Musk's SolarCity expanding in Clermont

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:58:16 +0000

Orlando Sentinel
Dec 01, 2016
The company’s new Florida effort comes just weeks after the defeat of an Election Day amendment critics said would have stifled competition.



The Sunshine State

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:04:44 +0000

Dec 01, 2016
SolarCity will initially serve customers of Duke Energy and Orlando Utilities Commission in the greater Orlando area from a local installation center in Clermont.



This island is now powered almost entirely by solar energy

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:56:48 +0000

Washington Post
Nov 24, 2016
A small island in American Samoa is making the switch from diesel generators to 100 percent renewable energy.



Island in the Sun

Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:08:29 +0000

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Nov 22, 2016
Ta'u Island in American Samoa now hosts a solar power and battery storage-enabled microgrid that can supply nearly 100 percent of the island’s power needs from renewable energy.












Power Couple: Tie-Up Shows How Batteries and Solar May Link

Tue, 08 Nov 2016 22:24:02 +0000

New York Times
Nov 07, 2016
Mountain Ash Solar Farm is not running yet, but it offers a steel-and-glass example of what Elon Musk and his cousins, Lyndon and Peter Rive, founders of SolarCity, have in mind for their merger planned for this year.



SolarCity Launches Pittsburgh Operations Center

Thu, 03 Nov 2016 14:42:04 +0000

Nov 03, 2016
State and local leaders on hand to celebrate new solar jobs in the region



SolarCity and Balfour Beatty Communities Near Completion of 6.9 Megawatts of Solar at Air Force Family Housing

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:08:36 +0000

Oct 27, 2016
Installations will provide clean, affordable solar power for military families in Arizona, California, Florida and Texas






SolarCity Teams Up With Airbnb to Crack the Millennial Market

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:32:55 +0000

Inc. Magazine
Oct 18, 2016
Two innovative companies are teaming up to try to tap into each other's customer bases.












SolarCity Launches Residential Service for South Carolina

Wed, 05 Oct 2016 02:35:13 +0000

Oct 05, 2016
Charleston-area customers can buy solar online; Local hiring underway for sales and installation jobs



Elon Musk’s SolarCity Corp. expands into the Charleston market

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 20:24:47 +0000

Charleston Post and Courier
Oct 04, 2016
The nation’s largest solar energy installer has plugged the Charleston market into its expansion plans. The move by SolarCity Corp. marks its entry into South Carolina.












Top solar energy company launches in Austin market

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 17:25:57 +0000

Austin American-Statesman
Sep 08, 2016
The company said it was able to launch in Austin thanks in part to its new financing program, which offers solar projects with monthly payments starting at $50 a month.



SolarCity Launches Service in Austin, Texas

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 06:18:41 +0000

Sep 08, 2016
Local homeowners can go solar for as little as $50 per month and own their solar panel systems



GivePower Foundation Launches Global Minigrid Program to Power Communities in the Developing World

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 03:34:09 +0000

Aug 25, 2016
First solar power and battery minigrid system to be installed at Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo



Fort Detrick installs solar panels on hundreds of homes

Fri, 12 Aug 2016 21:14:42 +0000

The Fredrick News-Post
Aug 11, 2016
The housing units are managed by Balfour Beatty Communities, a Pennsylvania-based company that specializes in multi-family housing, including student and military housing.






SolarCity Preannounces Q2 2016 Operating Metrics and Updates 2016 Guidance

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 16:49:48 +0000

Aug 01, 2016
Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for August 9, 2016



SolarCity Launches Central Pennsylvania Service and Operations

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:08:57 +0000

Jul 25, 2016
State and local leaders tour new facility and celebrate new solar jobs in the region



SolarCity Fleet Director Wins 2016 Fleet Safety Award

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 23:43:43 +0000

Jul 21, 2016
Award recognizes excellence in leadership and innovation that enhances safety on the road



SolarCity gigafactory brightens New York's manufacturing revival

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 19:28:54 +0000

CNBC
Jul 19, 2016
Buffalo, New York, is on the verge of becoming famous for more than wicked winters, spicy chicken wings and its Rust Belt legacy.






SolarCity and PG&E Collaborate on Distributed Energy Resource Projects

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 19:13:02 +0000

Jul 12, 2016
Technology testing in San Jose, Calif. aims to unlock additional benefits of solar power, battery storage, smart inverters for enhanced grid stability and control



SolarCity Launches Residential Service, Expands Hiring in Utah

Tue, 12 Jul 2016 18:58:35 +0000

Jul 12, 2016
Nation’s #1 solar provider offers its popular service in Utah for the first time; now hiring sales, operations and corporate support roles



SolarCity Expands Rhode Island Operations

Thu, 07 Jul 2016 21:49:45 +0000

Jul 07, 2016
Company launches hiring push to fully staff Coventry operations center






SolarCity Photovoltaic Modules with 35 Year Useful Life

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:04:19 +0000

Jun 24, 2016
Data from accelerated stress testing demonstrates a lower annual power degradation rate than non-SolarCity modules.



New Research: PV Modules Produced Under SolarCity’s Quality Assurance Programs by its Key Suppliers Projected to Last 35 Years or Longer

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:06:16 +0000

Jun 24, 2016
Data from accelerated stress testing demonstrates a lower annual power degradation rate than non-SolarCity modules, and power output of 80 to 82.5% after 35 years



SolarCity Expands to Houston Area, Launches Popular Solar Service for the First Time

Mon, 20 Jun 2016 22:03:00 +0000

Jun 20, 2016
Company introduces purchase, loan and lease options; expects to hire 50-100 local employees for first installation center



SolarCity shines on Houston

Fri, 15 Jul 2016 17:16:22 +0000

Houston Chronicle
Jun 17, 2016
The nation's largest residential solar company is about to enter the epicenter of the world's oil and gas industry.



The CEO of SolarCity told us why now's the time to install solar panels on your home

Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:01:39 +0000

Tech Insider
Jun 16, 2016
"There's no doubt in my mind that in our lifetime we will get rid of all fossil fuels. No doubt," Rive said.



SolarCity Opens 5th Maryland Operations Center

Thu, 16 Jun 2016 13:02:11 +0000

Jun 16, 2016
Upper Marlboro operations center meets growing solar demand; expansion brings new jobs to area









SolarCity offers new loan program for homeowners

Thu, 02 Jun 2016 19:37:19 +0000

Los Angeles Times
Jun 02, 2016
Rooftop solar giant SolarCity said that federal and state tax incentives will go directly to consumers under the company’s new loan program that allows homeowners to buy solar panels instead of leasing them.



SolarCity Launches Solar Loan Program in 14 States

Thu, 02 Jun 2016 05:36:26 +0000

Jun 02, 2016
Now it’s possible for many customers to pay less for solar than they pay for utility power and receive thousands in tax credits; Fixed payment options to start around $50/month*









Connecticut Municipal Electric Energy Cooperative and SolarCity Install Solar and Energy Storage Portfolio in the Northeast

Thu, 05 May 2016 04:12:36 +0000

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May 05, 2016
Projects totaling 13 megawatts of solar and 6 megawatt hours of storage, SolarCity’s largest such installation in the Northeast, will provide clean, dispatchable power when needed most



Solar power is contagious. These maps show how it spreads.

Tue, 10 May 2016 20:18:17 +0000

Vox
May 04, 2016
Residential solar power is contagious. Yep, contagious. Studies have found that if you install solar panels on your roof, that increases the odds that your neighbors will install their own panels.