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Rooftops Provide Huge Opportunity For Solar Development

Los Angeles is a prime area for solar power, and its development space is growing. More than 12,000 acres are available on rooftops across the city, which could net families and business owners up to five gigawatts of power. This clean energy reduces oil dependency, helps the environment, and over time cuts energy costs. This broad new opportunity provides the perfect time for solar training. Staying abreast of this exciting development in Los Angeles will provide many benefits. Onsite solar…See More
May 13, 2012
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Spending on PV Equipment in Q2’12; Strong Growth Forecast from 2013 - 16

With the modern innovations made possible through technological breakthroughs, now occurring almost daily, many are becoming increasingly concerned with the negative impact these modern conveniences have on our environment. Never has there been a higher demand for individuals who have gone through solar panels sales training and possess NABCEP Certification. Most people, when posed with the question of how they can make a positive difference on the environment, are sure to mention…See More
May 7, 2012
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Solar Power Moving Forward at Light Speed

Just decades ago, solar power was an idea that had not yet reached its time. However, that has changed dramatically as the global community seeks alternative sources of power. The demand for solar energy rose 40% in just one year alone, making this renewable resource one of the fastest growing industries. The earning potential of businesses involving solar power could be astounding in the near future. Individuals qualified in the industry will no doubt have the advantage over their competitors.…See More
May 3, 2012
Fida Hossain posted a blog post

The Electric Car Market Expands

However, it appears that these two companies aren't the only ones trying to get in on the electric car market; it was recently reported that Hyundai Heavy and Magna-E Car Systems have come together under an agreement to develop next-gen lithium ion batteries. Their goals reach far and wide, as Hyundai hopes to have 30% of the electric car market in Europe and North America at some point or another.With this many car-makers trying to make their way into the electric car industry, this is the…See More
Apr 26, 2012
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Solar Power Plants an Alternative to Nuclear Power Plants

Upon the earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan on Thursday, March 14, 2011, nuclear power plants have shown to not have the capacity to withstand extremely powerful natural disasters. The earthquake and tsunami led to problems at three of the country's nuclear power plants, one of which remained a serious concern Monday as crews continued a seesaw battle to control a damaged nuclear reactor complex.In Fukushima Prefecture, an explosion in a building housing the No. 3 reactor at the Fukushima…See More
Mar 17, 2011
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How to Become a Solar PV Installer

A 448-kilowatt commercial solar system was powered up last Tuesday at the San Bernardino Corporate Center near Mill Street and Toppecanoe Avenue. The project came out of a partnership of the Novato-based SPG Solar Inc., the nonprofit for Sustainable Communities Reinvestment Partnership, known as SCRIP Inc, and the Inland Valley Development Agency (IVDA), the regional joint powers authority overseeing redevelopment in and around the former Norton Air Force Base. The commercial solar system will…See More
Feb 27, 2011
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Feb 23, 2011
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Weatherization Helps Homeowners Keep in the Heat and Save Money

A weatherization program in South Carolina that has made area homes more energy efficient could impact the local economy for decades to come. The Orangeburg-Calhoun-Allendale-Bamberg Community Action Agency program is funded by federal stimulus dollars and has improved 179 houses for low- to moderate-income homeowners over the past year. The work has cut utility bills and made older homes energy efficient. OCAB Community Action Agency Executive Director Calvin Wright says 12 "green" jobs have…See More
Feb 23, 2011
Fida Hossain posted a blog post

Weatherization Helps Homeowners Keep in the Heat and Save Money

A weatherization program in South Carolina that has made area homes more energy efficient could impact the local economy for decades to come. The Orangeburg-Calhoun-Allendale-Bamberg Community Action Agency program is funded by federal stimulus dollars and has improved 179 houses for low- to moderate-income homeowners over the past year. The work has cut utility bills and made older homes energy efficient. OCAB Community Action Agency Executive Director Calvin Wright says 12 "green" jobs have…See More
Feb 20, 2011
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Feb 15, 2011
Diane Chojnowski liked Fida Hossain's blog post How to Get A Solar Contractors License In California
Feb 15, 2011
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How to Get A Solar Contractors License In California

Solar energy has consistently grown 33% in the past thirty years within 1979-2010. It is projected to be over 40% for this decade. With an estimated 32 GW of solar power installed globally, 7.2 GW was installed last year alone, according to John Addison, publisher of the Clean Fleet Report.Solar energy is becoming more marketable by the day, and now represents a large portion of new construction related jobs. If you are a contractor or interested in becoming a contractor, be a part of this…See More
Feb 15, 2011
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Arizona Corporation Commission Approves SolarReserve's Crossroads Solar Energy Project

SolarReserve, a U.S. developer of utility-scale solar power projects, announced today that it has received its final Certificates of Environmental Compatibility (CEC) by unanimous decision (5-0) from the Arizona Corporation Commission for its 150 megawatt (MW) Crossroads Solar Energy Project. The approval includes the associated transmission line connecting the project to Arizona Public Service's transmission grid. This final approval follows this past December's unanimous decision (11-0) from…See More
Feb 15, 2011
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FR-101: Solar and Weatherization Training: Free Solar & Weatherization Seminar at San Bernardino, CA

February 19, 2011 all day
This is a casual, absolutely FREE event where people can learn more about the Renewable Energy and Solar Energy technical aspect, careers, job markets, Solar Certifications, Government Policies and the American Recovery and Grant Program under the Reinvestment Act (ARRA) 2009, and the Workforce Investment Act (WIA). The seminar will also cover the Weatherization and Energy Efficiency Industries. Weatherization is about making improvements to a home to stop air leaks. It makes heating and…See More
Feb 11, 2011
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The American Institute of Renewable Energy (AIRE) Is Hosting a Free Solar and Weatherization Seminar Next Saturday

The American Institute of Renewable Energy (AIRE) is offering a free solar and weatherization seminar on Saturday, February 19th, 2011. The seminar is entitled FR-101: Solar and Weatherization Training: Free Solar & Weatherization Seminar. Attendees will learn about the renewable energy and solar energy technical aspects, careers, job markets, solar training, weatherization training, solar certifications, government policies, the…See More
Feb 11, 2011
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Fida Hossain's Blog

Rooftops Provide Huge Opportunity For Solar Development

Los Angeles is a prime area for solar power, and its development space is growing. More than 12,000 acres are available on rooftops across the city, which could net families and business owners up to five gigawatts of power. This clean energy reduces oil dependency, helps the environment, and over time cuts energy costs. This broad new opportunity provides the perfect time for solar training.…

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Posted on May 13, 2012 at 11:30pm

Spending on PV Equipment in Q2’12; Strong Growth Forecast from 2013 - 16

With the modern innovations made possible through technological breakthroughs, now occurring almost daily, many are becoming increasingly concerned with the negative impact these modern conveniences have on our environment. Never has there been a higher demand for individuals who have gone through solar panels sales training and possess NABCEP Certification.



Most people, when posed with the question of how they can make a positive difference on the environment, are sure to mention…

Continue

Posted on May 7, 2012 at 1:30am

Solar Power Moving Forward at Light Speed

Just decades ago, solar power was an idea that had not yet reached its time. However, that has changed dramatically as the global community seeks alternative sources of power. The demand for solar energy rose 40% in just one year alone, making this renewable resource one of the fastest growing industries. The earning potential of businesses involving solar power could be astounding in the near future. Individuals qualified in the industry will no doubt have the advantage over their…

Continue

Posted on May 3, 2012 at 4:00am

The Electric Car Market Expands

However, it appears that these two companies aren't the only ones trying to get in on the electric car market; it was recently reported that Hyundai Heavy and Magna-E Car Systems have come together under an agreement to develop next-gen lithium ion batteries. Their goals reach far and wide, as Hyundai hopes to have 30% of the electric car market in Europe and North America at some point or another.



With this many car-makers trying to make their way into the electric car industry,…

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Posted on April 26, 2012 at 11:02pm

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At 7:59am on February 9, 2011, Diane Chojnowski said…

Hi Fida,

Welcome to Home Energy Pros! Great to see your blogs, thanks for sharing them! Let me know if you need help with anything.
Thanks!
Diane, HEP Moderator

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