US Solar Power Grows In 2011 But Future Cloudy - Study - WSJ.com:
U.S. solar-panel installations this year topped previous years, due primarily to large solar farms, but the outlook for U.S. solar-panel makers and continued growth for the domestic market is uncertain, according to a study released Wednesday.
More than 1,000 megawatts of solar panels were installed in the U.S. through the third quarter, the most during any year to date, according to the study, by GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association. The study predicted that U.S. developers would install 1,700 megawatts, or 1.7 gigawatts, of solar panels this year, up 89% over last year.
Companies installed nearly 450 megawatts ...
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