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Contractors vs. Employees: Cost Evaluation

Many businesses have the need for a flexible workforce. Outsourcing work to independent contractors is a great way to achieve that flexibility, while accessing high skilled labor that can expand your business. However, with hiring anyone, whether it ...

Energy Credits Across the Board

Fossil fuels have a rich and diverse history, and the influence they have on the production of energy in the United States has been immense. Fossil fuels such as coal, oil and gas have helped our country grow and further develop our energy innovation...

Movement of Corporate America: Part 2

Large corporates such as Google and Apple appear to prefer synthetic rather than standard PPAs. According to the Rocky Mountain Institute’s Business Renewables Center, nearly 75 percent of all corporate renewable PPAs in Q1 2015 were synthetic. Why...

Movement of Corporate America: Part 1

In the past few years, the corporate renewable PPA market has grown significantly. Almost 1.6 GW of renewable energy capacity was contracted through corporate renewable PPAs in the U.S. alone in H1 2015, a considerable figure given that only 650 MW w...

Solar Energy in America

Markets for solar energy are maturing rapidly around America, and solar electricity is now economically-competitive with conventional energy sources in several states, including California, Hawaii, Texas and Minnesota. Solar energy is more affordable...