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Solar Energy Systems, Net (Details)

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Solar Energy Systems, Net (Details) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Mar. 31, 2016
Dec. 31, 2015
Property Subject To Or Available For Operating Lease [Line Items]    
Solar energy systems, gross $ 2,271,242 $ 2,091,585
Less: accumulated depreciation and amortization (232,939) (212,671)
Add: construction-in-progress 98,712 113,107
Total solar energy systems, net 2,137,015 1,992,021
Solar Energy System Equipment Costs    
Property Subject To Or Available For Operating Lease [Line Items]    
Solar energy systems, gross 1,994,193 1,846,103
Inverters    
Property Subject To Or Available For Operating Lease [Line Items]    
Solar energy systems, gross 197,145 177,202
Initial Direct Costs    
Property Subject To Or Available For Operating Lease [Line Items]    
Solar energy systems, gross $ 79,904 $ 68,280