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[ SolarCity Prepares to Securitize Bundle of 5,600 Rooftop Systems ]

SolarCity Corp. is preparing to securitize a portfolio of more than 5,600 U.S. residential rooftop solar systems.

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[ National Lab Helps Establish New Quality Standards for PV Modules ]

Working with partners around the world, researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory have completed five years of work toward helping establish an international quality standard for manufacturing solar PV modules.

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[ Clean Power Plan Put on Hold by US Supreme Court ]

The U.S. Supreme Court blocked a new federal regulation that would cut emissions from power plants, putting a hold on President Barack Obama’s most ambitious effort to combat climate change.

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[ Ormat Begins Commercial Operation of Plant 4 of Olkaria III Geothermal Project ]

Ormat Technologies on Feb 4 said that it has reached commercial operation of Plant 4 in the Olkaria III complex in Kenya, increasing the complex total generating capacity by 29 MW to 139 MW.

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[ Cutting Carbon with Wind, Solar ‘A Good Business Plan,’ Major US Utility Says ]

Xcel Energy recently said it plans to call for $6 billion in wind and solar energy investment as part of what it says will be Minnesota’s most cost-effective way to comply with the Clean Power Plan, the nation’s first ever carbon emission reduction rule for existing power plants.

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How would you like to volunteer in the Mid-South?

Planting trees at Shelby Farms Park
Cleaning up McKellar Lake with Living Lands and Waters
Planting community gardens with GrowMemphis
Cleaning litter with Memphis City Beautiful

Where can I drop off recycling?

Five recycling drop-off centers are available for residents and businesses not serviced by City of Memphis Sold Waste Management.

  • Downtown – Located in the gravel parking area on Mud Island Drive at the North entrance to Mud Island Park.
  • East Memphis – Located on Moore Ed, just south of the Shelby Showplace Arena at the Agricenter International.
  • Midtown – Located on the corner of Cooper and Walker at the First Congregational Church.
  • Southeast – Located at the Hickory Hill Community Center at 3910 Ridgeway.
  • ReCommunity – 3197 Farrisview Blvd., located off American Way just west of Lamar intersection. Place recycling material in carts located just outside the gate.