Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition Releases Fifth Annual Solar Scorecard

November 11th, 2014

As solar market expands, transparency is critical San Francisco – November 11, 2014 – The Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) today released its Fifth Annual 2014 Solar Scorecard at www.solarscorecard.com, which ranks manufacturers of solar photovoltaic (PV) modules according to a range of environmental, sustainability and social justice factors. Seven PV companies responded in detail …

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New Partners Join SVTC’s Off-Grid Solar Recycling Incubator

April 23rd, 2014

The University of Edinburgh and the international charity SolarAid (http://www.solar-aid.org/) have joined the Off-Grid Solar Recycling Incubator, a new Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) project promoting sustainability in the global off-grid solar industry. The Incubator—a partnership of university researchers, solar companies, and product users—will research and test off-grid solar devices, address end-of-life recycling issues, and …

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August 13th, 2013

Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition Releases 2013 Solar Scorecard More Than 25 Percent of Solar Companies Hide Environmental Information from Public San Francisco, CA – August 13, 2013 – The Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition’s (SVTC) today released the 2013 Solar Scorecard at www.solarscorecard.com , which revealed that most of the solar industry’s environmental practices remain hidden from the …

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May 10th, 2012

Contact for more information: Sheila Davis- (408) 287-6707 (415) 846-6331 (cell) svtc@svtc.org www.svtc.org www.solarscorecard.com SVTC SURVEY FINDS SOLAR INDUSTRY LEADERS IMPROVING ENVIRONMENTAL AND SOCIAL PERFORMANCE Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition Releases 2012 Solar Scorecard Rankings on the Environmental and Social Performance of Solar PV Module Manufacturers San Francisco, CA – May 10, 2012 – The Silicon …

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