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RMI Outlet 2014-08-28 07:00:00
Balance-of-system costs today make up the majority of system prices. That?s today?s land of opportunity for further cost declines in solar. And now, battery energy storage is undergoing a similar evolution.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-28 05:00:00
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RMI Outlet 2014-08-27 07:00:00
Even with lowered PV costs and the prevalence of third-party financing programs, solar is largely out of reach for many low-income families.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-26 07:00:00
There is a looming disconnect between the rapidly evolving new world of distributed energy technologies and the old world of electricity pricing, where relatively little has changed since the early 20th century.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-21 07:00:00
With more than 2,900 branches, 5 million customers, and $300 billion in assets, PNC is one of the largest banks in the U.S. Energy efficiency and sustainability more broadly are important parts of the company?s corporate culture and embodied in its bank branches.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-21 05:00:00
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RMI Outlet 2014-08-20 08:00:00
The recent economic crisis has hit much of America extremely hard, but the effects can be seen even more drastically on tribal lands. Some tribes are looking to utility-scale renewable energy projects to help bring income into reservations.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-19 08:00:00
On a recent trip to Australia, I noticed that very few residential solar systems are leased. This is in stark contrast to the U.S., where last year 66 percent of residential solar is leased from third-party owners like SolarCity.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-14 08:00:00
In 2014 there is a flourishing industry around deep energy retrofits, and energy service companies are in competition?each trying to outdo the other in demonstrating their ability to go deeper and save more energy more cost effectively.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-14 05:00:00
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RMI Outlet 2014-08-13 08:00:00
2014 is predicted to be the first year in history that non-hydro renewable generation exceeds hydropower generation in the United States. This is a big change.


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-07 08:00:00
Amory Lovins latest Forbes article breaks down the issues with a recent Economist feature claiming that solar and wind power are ?the most expen­sive way of reducing green­house-gas emissions."


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RMI Outlet 2014-08-07 05:00:00
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RMI Outlet 2014-08-05 08:00:00
Industrial and environmental stakeholders are usually portrayed as adversaries. But one exciting example from California proves there can be another side to that story.


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RMI Outlet 2014-07-31 05:00:00
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RMI Outlet 2014-07-30 08:00:00
Industrial and environmental stakeholders are usually portrayed as adversaries. But one exciting example from California proves there can be another side to that story.


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RMI Outlet 2014-07-29 08:00:00
It?s been more than a year since snipers opened fire and knocked out 17 giant transformers that funnel power to Silicon Valley, California.


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RMI Outlet 2014-07-24 05:00:00
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RMI Outlet 2014-07-23 08:00:00
When it comes to a commitment to renewable energy and energy efficiency in beer brewing, Colorado?s thriving craft brewing scene is a great example.


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RMI Outlet 2014-07-22 08:00:00
Some tribes are turning from fossil fuel development of their lands below toward a clean energy future based on abundant renewables above.


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