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Founder Transfers Ownership of Local Solar Company (Dubuque, IA)

Turning Over the Reins A decade after founding Eagle Point Solar LLC, the longtime owner and environmental evangelist of a Tristate solar business has turned over the reins to a new, local ownership group. Barry Shear founded Eagle Point Solar in 2010. During this period, Shear led and built the foundation and strategic growth initiatives for the Dubuque, […]


Solar Power in a Post-Pandemic World

What We’ve Learned From a Pandemic In an article on Forbes.com this month, Forbes points out that 10 years ago, solar power represented 1 percent of the world’s energy. Now, that percentage has grown to 9 percent and it continues to grow. Why? Energy is so cheap from solar power that we will end up […]






How to Select a Solar Contractor – RENEW Wisconsin

With solar energy becoming more popular and affordable, new solar firms are pursuing business in Wisconsin. While this competition is good for our solar energy market, it also offers opportunities for “bad actor” solar companies to take advantage of customers. How to Select a Solar Contractor – RENEW Wisconsin With solar energy becoming more popular […]


Now More Than Ever, Energy Security Matters – InsideSources

“Today, innovations in our power system make it possible to diversify and decentralize energy access through microgrids, distributed energy resources like rooftop #solar, battery storage, and community solar programs.” Now More Than Ever, Energy Security Matters – InsideSources “I’ll be OK in isolation and I have plenty of food and supplies. But what worries me […]