ABB (NYSE:ABB) is spending $1 billion to buy Power-One (UNKNOWN:PWER.DL.DL), a major player in solar inverters. This is the latest move by a large energy company to buy into solar following Total (NYSE:TOT) and General Electric (NYSE:GE). Will we see more solar buyouts? Erin Miller sat down with Fool contributor Travis Hoium to find out. 

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