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B. 2015-07-20 In big solar deal, SunEdison buys Vivint for $2.2 billion Belmont
2. 2015-06-25 Home solar power company Sunrun files for IPO San Francisco
D. 2014-03-17 SolarCity accuses utilities of slowing home-battery project San Mateo
E. 2014-03-12 SolarCity hopes Best Buy partnership will boost business San Mateo
F. 2014-02-04 SunEdison to explore building a solar panel factory in Saudi Arabia Belmont
G. 2013-12-05 SolarCity, Tesla roll out energy storage service San Mateo
7. 2012-11-27 SolarCity looks to raise $151 million in IPO San Mateo
2012-04-12 BrightSource kills IPO at last minute Oakland
9. 2012-03-23 BrightSource plans IPO Oakland



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09/22 Sharp acquires solar developer Recurrent
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12/22 $150 million to pay for greener S.F.
12/03 PG&E to add energy from wind, space
10/02 PG&E to buy solar, natural gas power
08/27 PG&E wants to store wind, solar energy
08/21 PG&E deal for solar energy Okd
05/15 SF to install 25K solar panels
02/24 PG&E to bankroll renewable power plants
10/29 Solyndra Could Help Fremont Economy
09/03 Solar Company To Get Federal Backing
05/18 Sungevity sells solar panels online
05/13 PG&E expands solar power plans
03/21 Solar company gets $535 million boost
02/28 Berkeley starts solar program
02/11 Solar firm announces big contract
12/03 PG&E to add energy from wind, space
10/02 PG&E to buy solar, natural gas power
08/27 PG&E wants to store wind, solar energy
08/21 PG&E deal for solar energy Okd
02/24 PG&E to bankroll renewable power plants
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08/14 PG&E plans big investment in solar power
05/16 Firm picked to install SF solar power system
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12/11 City Develop Ambitious Solar Energy Plan
06/19 Supes Approve Renewable Energy Plan
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04/20 PG&E To Pay $2.9 Million For Solar Energy
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In big solar deal, SunEdison buys Vivint for $2.2 billion  The cash-and-stock transaction instantly expands SunEdisonís presence in the residential solar market Home solar power company Sunrun files for IPO SolarCity accuses utilities of slowing home-battery project SolarCity hopes Best Buy partnership will boost business SunEdison to explore building a solar panel factory in Saudi Arabia SolarCity, Tesla roll out energy storage service SolarCity looks to raise $151 million in IPO BrightSource kills IPO at last minute


year 2015 Top ^

Jul.20   Belmont
Jun.25   San Francisco


year 2014 Top ^

Mar.17   San Mateo
Mar.12   San Mateo
Feb.4   Belmont


year 2013 Top ^

Dec.5   San Mateo


year 2012 Top ^

Nov.27   San Mateo
Apr.12   Oakland
  A solar power-plant developer whose first project won $1.6 billion in federal backing, abruptly canceled its initial public stock offering
Mar.23   Oakland


year 2011 Top ^

Nov.4   San Jose
  SunPower has lost a lot of money -- about half of what the Energy Department loaned the company
Oct.12   Fremont Solyndra CEO Brian Harrison steps down  Harrison, who refused to answer questions from Congress about his solar startup's high-profile bankruptcy, has left the company Sep.30   San Jose SunPower scores $1.2 B federal loan Sep.14   Fremont White House 'rushed' Solyndra's loan
  The White House could have rushed approval on a major government-backed loan to Solyndra , a failed solar panel firm, for political reasons
Sep.8   San Mateo SolarCity gets $1 billion federal contract  The government tapped SolarCity for the largest residential solar project in history, a $1 billion effort to install panels at 124 U Apr.28   San Jose Total to buy majority stake in SunPower  French oil giant Total plans to buy a controlling stake in San Jose-based SunPower (SPWRA), dominant solar panel manufacturer Apr.26   Oakland BrightSource plans $250M IPO Apr.11   Google Google invests $168M in solar energy  Google Inc. is investing $168 million in an alternative power project that aims to produce enough solar energy to light 140,000 homes

year 2010 Top ^

Sep.22   San Francisco Sharp acquires solar developer Recurrent
  Japan's biggest solar-panel manufacturer, agreed to buy Recurrent Energy for as much as $305 million to expand into building power plants Jun.21   PG&E PG&E to finance solar panel work  Stepping into a role traditionally filled by banks, PG&E Corp. will spend $100 million to help SunRun finance solar panel installations May.7   Marin County Pioneer public power program launches  The Marin Clean Energy program by the Marin Energy Authority will begin delivering electricity to 6,000 homes, businesses and government off... Apr.22   Milpitas SunPower to open plant
  One of the nation's largest solar panel manufacturers, will be adding 100 jobs and occupy a building on the campus of Flextronics
Mar.30   Kaiser Kaiser plans solar systems at 15 sites  Health care giant plans to install solar systems throughout the state, together generating a maximum of 15 megawatts of electricity Feb.23   Oakland Fed guarantee helps BrightSource plan  BrightSource Energy won $1.37 billion in federal loan guarantees to build solar power plants in the Mojave Desert

year 2009 Top ^

Dec.22   San Francisco $150 million to pay for greener S.F.  Under a 'San Francisco Sustainable Financing Program,' homeowners will have access to up to $50,000 apiece to install clean energy improveme... Dec.3   PG&E PG&E to add energy from wind, space  The utility announced plans for a $900 million wind farm. Also regulators approved request to buy electricity from an orbiting solar power p... Oct.29   Fremont Solyndra Could Help Fremont Economy Oct.2   PG&E PG&E to buy solar, natural gas power Sep.3   Fremont Solar Company To Get Federal Backing Aug.27   PG&E PG&E wants to store wind, solar energy Aug.21   PG&E PG&E deal for solar energy Okd May.18   Berkeley Sungevity sells solar panels online May.15   SF City Hall SF to install 25K solar panels
  A new ordinance signed by Gavin Newsom clears the way for the construction of 25,000 solar panels atop the city's largest water reservoir May.13   Oakland PG&E expands solar power plans  PG&E and BrightSource Energy of Oakland signed the deal build the plants in the Southern California desert and sell the power to PG&E Apr.8   Applied Materials 1 local solar firm building, 1 scaling back Mar.21   Fremont Solar company gets $535 million boost Feb.28   Berkeley Berkeley starts solar program  City program allows property owners to pay for solar panels through a 20-year assessment on their property taxes Feb.24   PG&E PG&E to bankroll renewable power plants
  The utility plans for a 5-year program to build enough solar projects throughout its territory to generate as much as 500 megawatts of electricity
Feb.11   Oakland Solar firm announces big contract  BrightSource Energy will sell S. California Edison 1,300 megawatts of electricity from 7 large solar plants planned for the California desert

year 2008 Top ^

Oct.10   Sunnyvale Schwarzenegger Lauds Solar Parking Lot Aug.14   PG&E PG&E plans big investment in solar power  PG&E plans to buy 800 megawatts of photovoltaic solar power, 550 megawatts from OptiSolar, 250 megawatts from SunPower May.16   SF City Hall Firm picked to install SF solar power system

year 2007 Top ^

Dec.11   SF City Hall City Develop Ambitious Solar Energy Plan
Nov.27   Google Google's big bet on renewable energy  Google is earmarking hundreds of millions of dollars in developing renewable energy, as part of an ambitious plan to clean the environment Jun.19   SF City Hall Supes Approve Renewable Energy Plan

year 2006 Top ^

Oct.17   Google Google To Run HQ On Solar Power
Jun.21   Palo Alto Largest solar cell plant to be built Apr.20   PG&E PG&E To Pay $2.9 Million For Solar Energy

year 2003 Top ^

Aug.29   Napa Solar-powered winery


year 2002 Top ^

Apr.29   Vallejo Solar panels on city buildings
Apr.22  Dublin  Nation's largest solar energy system

year 2001 Top ^

Nov.6   San Francisco 2 solar power measures approved
Jul.2  Vallejo  $2.5 million grant for solar farm Mar.8  SF City Hall  Solar program