Let's address something head on. Solar energy provides a benefit to all consumers, even those who don't have solar panels. Study after study in states from Maine to Arizona, and by groups such as the The Brookings Institution and the Natural Resources Defense Council prove this point. Show More Summary
Utility companies in Belgium and Switzerland are partnering with solar panel manufacturers Sungevity and Ikea to offer their customers one stop shopping for rooftop solar systems. European Utilities Partner With Sungevity, Ikea To Market...Show More Summary
In this Friday, July 8, 2016, photo, Radford Takashima, left, installer for RevoluSun, and lead installer Dane Hew Len, right, place solar panels on a roof in Honolulu. Hawaii is a national leader in rooftop solar power, and the state has an ambitious goal of using only renewable energy by [...]
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Chief Executive Elon Musk is buying $65 million of bonds from SolarCity Corp in the latest debt offering by the solar panel company that Tesla plans to acquire for $2.6 billion, according to a filing on Tuesday. Show More Summary
The Climate Change Fight Will Boost The Economy How a War on Climate Change Could Restore Economic Growth in America Wade Roush, August 23, 2016 (Xconomy) Editor’s note: Lots of valuable history and economics in this one. "…[Slow economic growth and climate change are likely the biggest challenges facing the U.S. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission on Tuesday reimposed anti-dumping duties on three Chinese exporters of solar modules and cells citing breaches to terms of an agreement they had reached with Brussels not to sell below a minimum price.
Damon McMillan and friends spent three years designing, building, and perfecting a solar-powered boat called the SeaCharger. The vessel is eight feet long and weighs 60 pounds, and is powered by two plastic solar panels. How far canShow More Summary
Originally published on EdenKeeper. First Parish Unitarians are crying ‘foul’ over a recent denial to allow solar panels on the rooftop of their iconic church in Bedford, Massachusetts. Declaring the Historic District Commission’s (HDC)...Show More Summary
On August 1, Tesla Motors, whose chief executive officer is Elon Musk, announced the acquisition of another Musk brainchild, SolarCity, a rooftop solar panel company for which he servers as chairman, in a $2.6-billion all-stock deal....Show More Summary
Having Children In A Time Of Climate Change Should We Be Having Kids In The Age Of Climate Change? Jennifer Ludden, August 18, 2016 (National Public Radio) Editor’s note: This is a deeply thoughtful piece worth taking a full-length look...Show More Summary
What took so long for solar power to return to the White House?
In Ashton Hayes, residents have banded together to cut greenhouse emissions with solar panels, wine-and-cheese nights and no politicians.
Saving the Earth’s remaining resources is the need of the hour. With the population of the world growing at an unprecedented rate,
SILICON VALLEY — Solar panel installer SolarCity said co-founders Lyndon and Peter Rive's salaries have been cut to $1 a year and that it will take a charge of between $3 million and $5 million for job cuts. The San Mateo company didn't...Show More Summary
The nifty panel will be revealed on the 570GT by MSO Concept at Pebble Beach. Continue reading McLaren has an electrochromic glass roof to fix the 570GT's solar issue McLaren has an electrochromic glass roof to fix the 570GT's solar issue originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 17 Aug 2016 11:23:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Last week Elon Musk announced SolarCity is working on a solar roof that was "not a thing on the roof" but "the roof." The promising idea could offer an alternative for those who don't like the look of traditional rooftop solar panels, but it looks like Musk won't be the first to create a solar roof. Show More Summary
Despite the miserable weather and ongoing rain, we constructed a wooden structure to hold the GPS receivers, solar panels and other electronic equipment between the three wells. We worked out how and where to mount the antennas and had parts made to accomplish it. Show More Summary
Solar panels are increasing in popularity, and rather than being the exclusive province of fancy LEED certified buildings, they’re now popping up on many suburban homes. Anyone with a sturdy roof and no large shade trees can install one and source their energy in a more sustainable way.
Banish electrical outlet anxiety with Goal Zero gear. I recently spent two weeks camping and put the Nomad 7 Plus Solar Panel, Torch 250 Flashlight and Lighthouse Mini Lantern to the test.
The U.S. Army is plunging forward with solar projects that make Hillary Clinton's ambitious solar power goal look like a done deal.