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Senator Troy Singleton and Advocates Introduce NJ Clean Energy Equity Act

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Justice, solar and community advocates joined Senator Troy Singleton in introducing the NJ Clean Energy Equity Act, S. 2484, to help low-income New Jersey families benefit from solar, storage and energy efficiency. The bill is the first step in implementing the New Jersey Equitable and Resilient Solar + Storage Policy Roadmap
Eco-Energy Solutions

4 Eco-Energy Solutions for Your Home

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Did you know that residential structures use almost 22% of the electricity produced in the U.S. each year? If you own a home, you know how expensive it is to maintain and repair your home. Also, for many homeowners, one of their biggest monthly expenses are their energy costs.
DOI

Share Interior Approves Plan for the Largest Solar Project in U.S. History

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The Trump Administration remains committed to its America First, all of the above approach to domestic energy production as the Department of the Interior (Department) and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
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How Does a Gas Water Heater Work? Everything You Wanted to Know about Gas...

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If it weren't for your gas water heater, you'd be taking cold showers. But how does a gas water heater work exactly? Find out more here. Water is essential for the most crucial parts of your daily routine. Without gas water heaters
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4 Landscaping Tips to Try this Springtime

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When you have some landscaping ideas, it’s difficult when the season gets in the way. It’s best to avoid doing any improvements in the winter to make a piece of real estate more attractive, but that all changes as spring are upon us.

5 Cost-saving Tips for Revamping the Exterior of Your Home

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Upgrading the exterior of your home comes with several benefits. It makes your house a much nicer place to live in, and also boosts your home's resale value, which will attract potential buyers if ever you decide to sell your house.
SEIA

Solar Industry Statement on $2 Trillion COVID-19 Stimulus Package

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ollowing is a statement by Abigail Ross Hopper, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association, on the $2 trillion COVID-19 stimulus package agreed to by Congress late last night

5 Tips for Maintaining Your HVAC System

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HVAC systems, which stands for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, are an integral part of the operation of a home. In order to keep it running, it needs to be appropriately maintained. You can avoid unexpected emergencies with air conditioning and furnaces by practicing preventative maintenance. Below are five tips for maintaining your HVAC system.

BLM SEEKS PUBLIC COMMENT ON PROPOSED YELLOW PINE SOLAR PROJECT

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The Bureau of Land Management today released a draft analyzing the environmental impacts of the proposed Yellow Pine Solar Project to be located on BLM-administered land 10 miles southeast of Pahrump and approximately 32 miles west of Las Vegas in Clark County, Nevada.
SEIA

New York Doubles Down on Renewable Energy Growth with 1.2 GW Announcement

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - RealEstateRama - The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) commended the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) for announcing the...
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Virginia Passes Landmark Zero Carbon Bill That Prioritizes Solar Access

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This week an amended version of the Virginia Clean Economy Act cleared the Virginia House of Delegates and Senate and is now on its way to Governor Northam’s desk for signature.
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Manchin, Energy Committee Move 12 More Energy Innovation Bills And Premier Land Conservation Funding...

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The U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee held a business meeting to consider pending legislation. The committee reported out 15 energy and lands bills on a largely bipartisan
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Study: Solar Tariffs Cause Devastating Harm to U.S. Market, Economy and Jobs

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More than 62,000 jobs, $19 billion in investment and 10.5 GW of solar are lost due to tariffs WASHINGTON, D.C. - RealEstateRama - Tariffs on imported...
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Solar Firms to Halt Operations in Dominion South Carolina as Commission Approves Devastatingly Low...

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On November 15 the South Carolina Public Service Commission issued a crippling order to the solar industry after months of debate regarding how the state’s utilities set the rate paid

The HVAC System and Its Many Problems: Is It Time to Think About Changing...

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The heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) machine is a silent worker - not in the sense that it makes no sound, but more on account of the fact that they are only appreciated when they finally break down, or something is wrong with the system’s functioning.  However, if this occurs far too often, it might be time to change your old HVAC system and buy a new one!
SEIA

More Than 70 Associations Back Renewable Energy Extension Act

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The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) announced that dozens of associations representing a broad array of interests are calling for an extension of the Section 48 and Section 25D Investment Tax Credit (ITC).
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Solar Industry Urges U.S. District Court to Reject Discriminatory Charges on Puerto Rico Solar...

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – In an Amicus Brief filed today in federal court, the Solar Energy Storage Association of Puerto Rico (SESA) and the Solar...
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Over 300 Communities in 40 States Now “Open for Solar Business”

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From Anchorage, Alaska, to Sarasota, Florida, more than 300 local governments have now met national benchmarks for encouraging the growth of solar energy and removing barriers to solar market development.
Center for Biological Diversity

Opponents of Proposed Resolution Copper Mine, Land Exchange Hold News Conference Before Public Hearing

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The Apache Stronghold and allies will deliver public comments Tuesday opposing the Resolution Copper mine, which would destroy a sacred site for the Apache people. The group will hold a news conference before Tuesday’s
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SEIA and Kentucky Solar Industries Association Formalize Affiliate Partnership

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The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the national trade association for the U.S. solar energy industry, announced today that the Kentucky Solar Industries Association (KYSEIA) is now a formal SEIA state affiliate

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Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

Preserving the Past While Building the Future

Glancing at a modern city skyline, it's apparent many if not most of the buildings are less than half a century old. Upon closer inspection, older buildings can be seen as well. In a city like New York, the old mixes with the new in dramatic fashion; the 90-year-old Empire State Building dominates the sky alongside five-year-old 432 Park Avenue.