Tesla largely responsible for slide in US home solar sales: Report

After years of double-digit growth, home solar installations in the United States are poised to fall for the first time this year, according to a report released on Thursday by GTM Research The reason? An analysis of installation data suggests that most of the slowdown is traceable to a single company: Tesla, which acquired sister … Continue reading Tesla largely responsible for slide in US home solar sales: Report

Earthquake hits Java in Indonesia, tsunami warning issued

Authorities issued a tsunami warning for parts of Java's coastline after a magnitude 6.5 earthquake shook the Indonesian capital of Jakarta and other cities No injuries from the temblor were immediately reported     A strong earthquake has shaken buildings in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta and other cities on the country's most populous island … Continue reading Earthquake hits Java in Indonesia, tsunami warning issued

Republicans on the verge of tax victory as Corker, Rubio fall in line with GOP

Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn, announced Friday that he will vote yes on the GOP tax reform bill Corker was the only Republican to vote against the Senate's initial version of the bill With Corker's backing, the tax reform bill has crossed what many viewed as a final hurdle, virtually assuring its eventual enactment Sen. Bob … Continue reading Republicans on the verge of tax victory as Corker, Rubio fall in line with GOP

TD Ameritrade to open trading on bitcoin futures

TD Ameritrade is planning to offer clients access to Cboe's bitcoin futures contract on Monday. The company is one of the top three retail brokerages, according to capital markets research and consulting firm Tabb. In order to be eligible to trade the futures, clients must have a minimum balance of $25,000, according to the brokerage. … Continue reading TD Ameritrade to open trading on bitcoin futures