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EGEB: Residential solar going mandatory in California, water-based batteries on the way, British law to impose noise for EV

California to impose solar panels on every newly constructed house. The Energy Commission will approve new regulations that include the obligation for new homes to have some sort of solar energy production by 2020. There will be exceptions for buildings which can’t fit panels or are hidden from the sun by vegetation or their urban environment.

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Annual solar installations to surpass 105 GW on Chinese deployment, European rebound — report

Global solar installations could reach about 106 GW this year, largely on the back of high deployment in China and an anticipated demand recovery in Europe, according to a recent report. EnergyTrend, a Taipei-based research firm, estimates that China’s total grid-connected capacity additions could hit 46.7 GW this year, once the new 5 GW installation […]