PV Powered "In the News"


Columbia Sportswear to use solar system
Columbia Sportswear Co. on Wednesday started installing a 100 kilowatt grid-tied solar electric system ...
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North American Clean Energy
Bringing Commercial Solar Performance Down to Earth [Sept/Oct Issue]...
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Bend solar firm helps power Democrats' convention
Role follows Barack Obama's visit to PV Powered...
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DOE to Invest up to $24 Million for Breakthrough Solar Energy Products
Twelve Industry Teams Partner with DOE to Advance Integration of Solar Energy Systems into Electrical Grid...
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Sen. Barack Obama Tours PV Powered Facility in Oregon
U.S. Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) campaigned in Oregon over the weekend as part of the lead up to the state's Democratic Presidential Primary on...
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Energy Executive Spotlight - PV Powered: Solar Flare
A unique funding mechanism that allows investors to accrue tax benefits for financing solar power installations is cutting the cost of...
American Executive. Article By John Zorabedian

Inverter selection: string vs commercial [PDF]
If the only reason to not use commercial inverters is because you’ve never used commercial inverters, you should reconsider...
North American Clean Energy. Article By Tucker Ruberti

Open Energy Corporation Signs Supply MOU with Inverter Manufacturer PV Powered OEM Relationship enables easy-to-install and maintain solar solutions for new and retrofit residential construction markets...
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groSolar partners with PV Powered
September 10, 2007
groSolar, a leading national solar energy company, announced today a partnership with PV Powered...
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New solar cell plant in Hillsboro may usher in better times
The Oregonian
German SolarWorld's plant may help bring recovery after a high-tech slump...
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Dovetail Solar Completes Two PV Systems in Cincinnati
Solar Buzz
Dovetail Solar & Wind, one of Ohio’s providers of renewable energy systems, has completed two of the largest solar electric installations in...
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PV Powered: Clean Energy Manufacturing in Bend, Oregon
Sustainable Economics 2006
Lately, the US solar electric market has seen a surge of activity and attention. There are three influences contributing to this rise in...
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Solar Rebate Article on DenverPost.com
March 19, 2006
Jim Edwards has a powerful new toy: an electric meter that spins backwards. Read this article fron the Denver Post...
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Colorado 9news Video
March 3, 2006
NBC affiliate 9news in Colorado features PV Powered during a report on Measure 37 and rebates from Xcel Energy.
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Putting Their Oil Well Investment On Their Roof (pdf)
Green + Solar, 2005
This PDF, copied from Green + Solar Building Oregon, published in 2005, looks at the Fehrenbacher home designed by Urbansun Designs.
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Tax Credits, Incentives, Utility Agreements Make Northwest's Largest Solar Array a Reality
Green + Solar, 2005
Copied from Green + Solar Building Oregon, published in 2005, takes an up close look at the installations of Pepsi Cola of Kalmath Falls.
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Raymond Burr Vineyards Go Solar
The PV system, designed and installed by SolarCraft Services, will power major winery operations...
http://www.renewableenergyaccess.com/rea/news/story?id=16905

PV Powered rising as Central Oregon powerhouse
Sustainable Industries Journal
A home-grown firm headquartered in Bend, Ore., is challenging the dominance of German and Canadian companies in ...
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