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As North and South Carolina’s trusted leader in solar energy consulting and solar system installation, Yes Solar Solutions is frequently making news and posting links to interesting articles from around our industry. Explore the news posts below to learn more about the latest happenings at Yes Solar Solutions and from across the solar and alternative energy industries.

Hillsborough, North Carolina – First Town in NC to Commit to Transition to 100% Renewable Energy

Hillsborough NC, Riverwalk

On Monday, September 11, 2017, Hillsborough became the first town in North Carolina to commit to the transition to 100% renewable energy.  Hillsborough joins 42 other towns in the United States to make this commitment to clean energy by 2050.  We have been reporting on these communities and their leaders setting renewable energy goals and

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What is Net Metering and Why It Will be Around in 2018

One of the First Questions We Ask When we first start the conversation about adding solar to your home or business, we will ask you which utility company services your home.  Depending on the utility, we can then start to discuss different options and system sizes.  Different utilities often have different rules and policies regarding

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Solar Trade Case and a Path Forward

Unfortunately, Friday, September 22, the US International Trade Commission unanimously voted in favor of US solar manufacturers Suniva and Solarworld in their section 201 trade case filing that cheap imported Chinese solar modules harmed their businesses and caused them both to file for bankruptcy protection and insolvency. Suniva and Solarworld proposed a tariff of $.40

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REC Premium Solar Panels

REC TWINPEAK SERIES Premium REC Solar Panels Give You Superior Performance and Power Generation The REC TwinPeak Series features an innovative design for higher module efficiency and power output giving you: More power for more electricity generation Higher yield through improved performance in shaded conditions Breakthrough technologies for increased light capture Proven reliability of an

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National Drive Electric Week Celebration

This past weekend, we were charged up for the National Drive Electric Week Celebration.  We are happy to have taken part and to have talked to EV owners and fans at the Research Triangle Park Headquarters in Durham.  Over 18 Models were represented including Tesla Model S, Chevy Volt, Nissan Leaf, BMW i3 REx, Ford

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Solar Can Help – Solar in Storms and Disasters

Spotlight Solar in Colombia South Carolina

Our thoughts continue to be with the people of Houston and surrounding areas.  Now, in addition, we are watching Hurricane Irma and its path of uncertainty, and including the people of Florida, South Carolina, Georgia and North Carolina into our thoughts.  The surrounding areas are preparing to help and are also experiencing a heavy flow

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First Tesla Powerwall Installation in North Carolina

Breaking New Ground Yes Solar Solutions just installed the first Tesla Powerwall in North Carolina.  Yes Solar has been leading the way in custom solar power installations since 2009.  And as the solar industry, the technology, and the certifications have advanced, our team has stayed ahead of the pack by identifying and installing only high-quality

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When Key Supply Pipelines Shut Down – Think Electric Vehicle

Aug 31, 2017   News and Updates
EV Charging Station

According to an AP story, presented on WUNC.ORG today (Thursday) A southern gasoline pipeline (Colonial Pipeline) plans to shut down a line that supplies the south with its supply of gasoline due to Hurricane Harvey.  This, in addition to a diesel and aviation fuel line that has already been shut down.  The pipeline provides nearly

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3 Reasons America Needed an Eclipse

A week ago today, on August 21, 2017 the moon made its way in front of the sun, for some totality, and for others a range of percentages of coverage.  For all though, something to gaze upon, a reason to walk outside, wear funny glasses and conduct science experiments.   Looking back over the past

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Solar Eclipse 2017: How North Carolina’s Grid is Prepared

Aug 14, 2017   Events, News and Updates

Driving on I-85 and NC-147 a week out from the event, electrified traffic signs warn of increased traffic and congestion due to the upcoming solar eclipse.  We have been looking forward to this event for a while.  With scientific tools, experts are able to predict the path of the eclipse, or the path of totality, which

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