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GRID Alternatives San Diego’s SummerSolarthon

By Roy L Hales

GRID Alternatives entered San Diego eight years ago, with a solar installation in El Cajon.  Since then, the non-profit has put up a total of 824 systems throughout the county. This Saturday, they return to the same El Cajon neighbourhood for GRID Alternatives San Diego’s SummerSolarthon.
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Syrian Refugees By the Numbers

By Roy L Hales

President Barack Obama wants to settle 10,000 Syrian refugees in the United States by 2016. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a much more ambitious goal, 25,000 by January 1, 2016. Both leaders are to be commended for their open heartedness, and face some opposition. Here is the situation on Syrian Refugees by the numbers.

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