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Avantus Launches Out of 8minute Solar Energy to Redefine the Energy Sector

With a proven legacy and track record, Avantus is building integrated networks of smart power plants to deliver low-cost, reliable clean energy to millions of people

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Avantus Doubles Development Pipeline to 50 Gigawatts Representing Over $70 Billion of Investments in Clean, Reliable and Affordable Energy

With one of the largest pipelines in the industry — enough to provide power to more than 30 million Americans — Avantus is leading the energy transition with innovation, scale and superior technology

— Sep 19, 2022

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Avantus Launches Out of 8minute Solar Energy to Redefine the Energy Sector

With a proven legacy and track record, Avantus is building integrated networks of smart power plants to deliver low-cost, reliable clean energy to millions of people

— Sep 15, 2022

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8minute Solar Energy Supports the Passage of Gov. Newsom’s Ambitious Climate Package


Following the passage of Governor Gavin Newsom’s climate and energy bills, 8minute Solar Energy’s (8minute) Chief Operating Officer, Stephanie Perry, expressed support for the ambitious spending package to address climate change.

— Sep 2, 2022

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Texas Democrats in Congress balance climate concerns and fossil fuel constituencies as they consider landmark bill

The handful of Texas Democrats who have a penchant for defending the state’s oil and gas industry includes members of the powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee and representatives from some of the top oil producing, refining and transporting regions of the state.


— Aug 6, 2022

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8minute Solar Energy CEO Expresses Support for Clean Energy Progress in Inflation Reduction Act

Today, 8minute Solar Energy Founder and CEO Dr. Tom Buttgenbach expressed his gratitude to Senators Manchin and Schumer for committing to support the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022. Dr. Buttgenbach emphasized how the package will lower costs for Americans, counteract inflation, aid in the fight against climate change and build our country’s clean energy future.

— Jul 28, 2022

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8minute Solar Energy CEO Denounces Stall in Climate Progress in U.S. Budget Reconciliation

Reflecting an industry-wide pushback, 8minute Solar Energy Founder and CEO Dr. Tom Buttgenbach shares his disappointment in the potential removal of climate provisions in the budget reconciliation talks.

— Jul 18, 2022

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