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2012 March 14. New Solar Panels Blossomed Despite a Tough Year for the Industry

posted Mar 14, 2012, 4:53 PM by Fiona Potter   [ updated Mar 28, 2012, 2:33 PM ]
|  By Diane Cardwell, The NY Times.  An article pertinent to GSS Energy Use chapter 10.  Excerpt: …By the numbers, 2011 was a banner year for all those sparkling blue modules, according to a report published on Wednesday by the Solar Energy Industries Association and GTM Research. About 1,855 megawatts of new photovoltaic capacity was installed, more than double the 887 megawatts of the year before. The number of large-scale installations grew as well, to 28 from just 2 in 2009….  Read more at http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/14/new-solar-panels-blossomed-despite-a-tough-year-for-the-industry/?ref=science