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Articles about important news in the solar and energy industries.

Solar news: Tesla Powerwall virtual power plant project pays off big in Vermont, Duke Energy launches a South Carolina community solar program

In this week’s Solar News Roundup, Vermont utility Green Mountain Power reports that their virtual power plant program saved half a million dollars during the recent heatwave, and Duke Energy introduces a community solar program available to South Carolina customers.

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Solar news: Google’s parent company Alphabet looking to innovate a new energy storage solution with the help of Bill Gates, plus Massachusetts Senate approves a bill aiming towards 100% renewables by 2047

In this week’s Solar News Roundup, Bill Gates’ energy fund Breakthrough Energy Ventures is in discussions with Alphabet to fund a new energy storage project, plus Massachusetts joins the growing list of states looking to set the bar at 100% renewable energy.

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