Solar panels

Let Your Career Shine With A Job In The Solar Panel IndustryThe future is bright for people looking for work in the solar panel industry. Jill Schlesinger has more.
California's Cap-And-Trade Money Helping Put Solar Panels On Low-Income HomesA new program in California is aiming to put pricey solar panels within reach of low-income families.
SolarCity, Nest Join Forces To Get More Homeowners To Install Solar Panels, Smart ThermostatsCalifornia already leads the nation in home solar installations, but now there's a deal that could literally put sales through the roof.
Shared, Community Solar Energy Model Spreads Into CaliforniaA new concept in renewable energy is catching fire across the country, allowing customers who might find solar panels too expensive or impractical to buy green energy anyway.
Tiburon May Soon Mandate Solar Panels On All New HomesIt's easy to look on the sunny side of life when you can afford to live in Tiburon. But it could soon get even a little bit more costly to call one of California’s most expensive zip codes home.
Marin Homeowner Denied Solar Panels Over Fear That Neighbors Might See ThemBetty Segars’ Kentfield home is barely visible from the street but it’s got a great view of the sun, so Betty thought it would be perfect spot for solar panels.
Californians Installing Solar At High Rates; Incentive Programs Running OutThis despite the state's incentive program winding down with its goal nearly achieved.
San Jose Solar Power Firm Shutting Plant; Oregon Taxpayers On The HookA struggling Silicon Valley solar power company will suspend its Portland operations in June and lay off 29 workers, leaving Oregon agencies that provided funding to the company on the hook for millions of dollars.
ConsumerWatch: San Mateo Solar Firm Looking To Hire HundredsA Peninsula solar firm is looking to hire nearly 300 new employees every business quarter. SolarCity is a home grown Bay Area company
California Company Fitting Solar Panels To Military Homes Across CountryThousands of military homes in southern New Mexico and West Texas will be fitted with solar panels as part of a $1 billion plan by a California company to bring solar to military installations across the country.
Solyndra Agrees To Settle Suit Over LayoffsBankrupt solar company Solyndra has agreed to pay $3.5 million to settle accusations that it failed to properly notify employees they would losing their jobs.
Solyndra Wants More Time To File Bankruptcy PlanAn East Bay solar panel manufacturer that received a half-billion dollar loan from the federal government before filing for bankruptcy protection is asking for more time to file a reorganization plan.