Thin-film PV developer AQT has entered into partnerships with a module manufacturer and systems installer/developer to drive the delivery and deployment of AQT’s CIGS solar cells into commercial projects later this year. May 24, 2010 CIGS cell developer AQT partners with module maker Solar Enertech, systems integrator Helio Energy Solutions Attachment PV Tech AQT Helio…

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AQT, a developer of copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) thin-film solar cells, has signed new partnerships with Solar Enertech and Helio Energy Solutions. These agreements are designed to help drive the delivery and deployment of AQT’s solar cells into commercial projects this year, according to the company. May 24, 2010 AQT Enters Partnerships With Solar…

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By Scott Gordon Vice President, Residential Sales, Helio Energy Solutions Recently I’ve been hearing a lot about San Diego’s Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program both from customers and from solar companies advertising on KPBS. I find this curious as most of the important details (including exactly when this program will roll out, how much…

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By Derek Girling Helio Energy Solutions Solar Energy Consultant Just like our earth’s annual trek around the sun, the solar energy business has its seasons as well. While not as clearly evident as bright flowers blooming after spring showers or leaves drying into brilliant autumn hues, our industry’s climate is driven by three strong forces…

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Happy Earth Day!  This wonderful list of ways you can help celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day with free “green” stuff comes from FreeSampleFreak.com: Free Disney Baseball Cap: Bring in any 6 plastic water bottles or 6 recyclable cans and get a Free Disney Baseball Cap Origins: FREE Full Size Cleanser when you bring…

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Join Helio Energy Solutions and over 1 billion people in 190 countries for this year’s 40th anniversary celebration of Earth Day on Thursday, April 22. This year’s theme, “Power the Earth Day Movement,” is a clear call to action for solar enthusiasts. What better way to “power” Earth Day 2010 than by going solar? Helio…

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Agreement brings former SolFocus founding member, Ty Jagerson, to company’s executive management team Helio Micro Utility (Helio mU), a developer and financier of solar energy projects, today announced the acquisition of Simple Energies LLC, a renewable energy project development company with a 50 megawatt global pipeline.  The agreement brings renewable energy veteran and Simple Energies…

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By Derek Girling Helio Energy Solutions Solar Energy Consultant This Saturday, April 10th, Helio Energy Solutions has the privilege of exhibiting at the 1st annual San Bernardino County Earth Day Celebration at the Frontier Project in Rancho Cucamonga. You may not realize it but Rancho Cucamonga represents an ideal solar community on many different levels!…

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By Charles Curley Helio Energy Solutions Solar Energy Consultant   Recently I was able to have Helio Energy Solutions install solar on my home in Escondido, CA. It was a great opportunity for me to take advantage of the SunRun Power Purchase agreement offered by Helio Energy Solutions for residential Helio Energy Solutions solar installation…

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  By Tyler Michael Director/New Solar Homes Division, Helio Energy Solutions How much solar do I need? This is the first question that we hear when asked to design solar for a new custom home. If you get an answer to that question from someone who does not ask you at least four or five…

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By Derek Girling, Helio Energy Solutions Solar Energy Consultant In the early 20th century, America’s largely rural population was transfixed by an exciting new technology – the automobile. For most of mankind’s history, people either walked or rode horses, carts or wagons to get from point A to B. The invention of trains and streetcars…

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