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18 min ago | The Brattleboro Reformer
The Putney Energy Committee is working with three local solar companies to encourage town residents to invest in solar power.
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4 hrs ago | TwinCities
A decision this week by Minnesota's Public Utilities Commission could soon change the way Minnesotans get credited for the solar energy they produce.
4 hrs ago | ECNmag
A revolutionary University of Colorado Boulder toilet fueled by the sun that is being developed to help some of the 2.5 billion people around the world lacking safe and sustainable sanitation will be unveiled in India this month.
7 hrs ago | Business Journal
First Wind Solar Group, which is planning to develop large solar energy farms in Hawaii, says that at two of its sites in Central Oahu where there is enough rainfall to support grazing, it plans to have local ranchers raise sheep in and around the solar panels while the project operates to keep the grass down and provide fresh, locally-raised lamb ... (more)
11 hrs ago | Statecollege.com
This annual Home & Garden Show opens Friday at the Bryce Jordan Center, and this year's edition will be unlike any other with a new garden component.
Solar paneling is a popular alternative for many parts of the metro area including Golden, which is now a Solar Friendly Community.
Riverside County supervisors have approved a solar project that would cover 7.5 square miles of desert and provide enough electricity for 225,000 homes.
Solar shades, like these covering a parking lot, will offset 70% of energy used by Redondo Beach schools.
A bill that increases available state money to encourage installation of solar power systems in Iowa has passed a Senate committee and moves forward to the full Senate.
The wrong kind of green prevails again: Charlotte-Douglas Airport has "quietly" canceled its solar plan - which would have been one of the biggest solar-power projects in North Carolina - for fear it would interfere with expansion plans.
The Toronto stock market looked set to start the session little changed as disappointing industrial production data added to China growth concerns that have pressured markets all week.
San Mateo-based SolarCity Corp. on Wednesday announced a partnership with electronics retailer Best Buy to launch in-store residential solar-panel sales and services at about 60 Best Buy stores in California and four other states.
Trinity United Methodist Church Leaders Art Brown left and David Haynes talk Wednesday about their new solar power system on the roof of the church in Chico.
Almost a million huge gleaming, curved mirrors and thermal energy storage covering 3 square miles at the Solana Generating Station are collecting 280 megawatts of solar power in a unique way.
When Xcel Energy raised questions about a system known as net metering that helps determine the credit homeowners get from utility companies for putting solar panels on their roofs, regulators found the issue so contentious they separated it from a review of the renewable-energy policies of Colorado's largest utility.
Investing.com - Copper prices plunged to the lowest level since July 2010 on Wednesday, amid ongoing concerns over the health of China's economy.
EON SE, Germany's biggest utility, expects profit to fall as much as 33 percent this year on asset sales and lower earnings in Russia and at its commodities unit.