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Anjali- ScrAPESbook- 3 - growing revenue. Solar energy...

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Summary #3 V. Energy Resources and Consumption Thursday, July 3, 2008 Sacramento solar company's owner comes full circle Aztec Solar Inc. merged with Conergy AG to sell solar electric panels and installations. But the merge did not work. Suntechnics Energy Systems Inc., a huge company who builds and installs solar electric panels and other renewable energy systems wanted to expand with Aztec Solar's specialty, solar water heaters for homes and pools. The need and want for solar energy products is growing rapidly, and has huge potential. Solar power makes up only 1/10 of 1% of the nation's total energy supply. But the industry in solar photovoltaics, wind, biofuels and fuel cells have a continuously
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Unformatted text preview: growing revenue. Solar energy installations went up by 24% since 2006 and will continue to increase. This article relates to V. Energy Resources and Consumption on the AP Environmental Science Topic Outline. Our lifestyle and how the world works is on fossil fuels not on renewable resources such as solar, wind, biomass, etc. We are now running out of fossil fuels to use and our world is slowly transferring our energy sources to renewable resources (solar) rather than fossil fuels. The solar energy industry will boom in the next few years because people will start needing alternative sources of energy....
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