Summary of Solar News 02-05-10

Green Solar Finance secures capital for solar company SunDurance Energy: US-based solar financier Green Solar Finance has been awarded a professional services agreement by SunDurance Energy to assist the company in securing project financing for its solar clients.

Germany’s Solar-Energy Industry Predicts 44% Cut in Power Price: Germany’s solar industry said the government’s proposed price cuts for electricity generated from the sun may reach 44 percent

Solar. Energy on Public Lands: Today I testified before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on the importance of solar energy development on our public lands

Four Strategies for Green Job Creation: Not unique from any economic development strategy, it is important to examine community assets to boost green job development

Senator Sanders Introduces Solar Energy Legislation: Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), chairman of the Senate’s green jobs subcommittee, today introduced legislation with nine cosponsors to encourage the installation of 10 million solar systems on the rooftops of homes