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U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus , along with Navy and Marine Corps senior leaders, will be on hand to announce the launch of the Navy's largest solar power generation system project in Hawaii on Thursday at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam in Honolulu.
SPI Solar announced its China subsidiary will sell a large solar project it is now developing and has entered construction agreements to begin work on another solar farm.
SunEdison Inc. , the best-performing solar company this year, agreed to provide electricity to Southern Nevada Water Authority under a 20-year power-purchase contract.
Washington, July 22, 2014-Scientists may have overcome one of the major hurdles in developing high-efficiency, long-lasting solar cells-keeping them cool, even in the blistering heat of the noonday Sun.
For more than four months, contractor Jack Parsons has been trying to talk to Natural Resources Minister Derrick Dalley about energy-efficient homes.
ValueLabs today announced the successful commissioning of its 13 MW solar power plants from March this year.
Special ATMs would make it easier for people to pay their Modesto Irrigation District bills, says a proposal going before MID leaders Tuesday morning.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jack Hatch criticized Gov. Terry Branstad on Monday for giving up a $1 million solar energy grant, saying the governor is letting powerful utility companies write his energy policy.
Quick, start naming the top 10 states in the country for producing solar power. Florida would be an accurate first choice, and then most people would round out their guesses by continuing along the country's southern tier of states.
Westminster is joining other communities in providing a way for residents to buy into solar energy without installing solar panels.
The structure - a layer of graphite flakes and an underlying carbon foam - is a porous, insulating material structure that floats on water.
The Kroger Co. has reduced energy use in its stores by 34.6 percent since 2000, saving more than 2.5 billion kilowatt hours .
This move means more solar power can be provided to the national power grid, according to the Energy Market Authority.
Mike G. DeSmog of the Ecologist reports over half of the new electrical generation capacity in the U.S. in 2013, came from Solar, in California and Texas are mainstreaming renewable energy.
Already locked in its third dry year, an ongoing drought could complicate California's battle against global warming and make it more expensive, officials said.
Until recent years, going solar was reserved to homeowners who could afford or secure funding to cover the hefty upfront cost of the equipment and installation.
Updated: Wed Jul 23, 2014 03:27 am
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