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  • Be Your Own Power Plant With Solar
    Be Your Own Power Plant With Solar
    After a year of freedom from the rising costs imposed by our local power company and generating over 20,000 kilowatt hours of my own clean energy, there is no question I made the right decision going solar. With the financing options, Cal Green,...
  • gcep 2013
    Solar: Lessons learned on the journey from research to commercial markets
    As solar implementations increase in California, distributed generation gains a stronger hold, prompting the urgency of modernizing the electric grid. More solar systems have been deployed in the past 2.5 years than in the 50 years prior and are...
  • InterSolar 2013
    The value in combining energy storage with solar solutions
    Producing and commercializing renewable energy technologies and making solar a viable and practical choice is still a challenge and presents many opportunities for domain players. Cost reduction of installations, boosting performance and...
  • Solar energy curious can check out options at ASES Houston Solar Tour Oct 20
    Solar energy curious can check out options at ASES Houston Solar Tour Oct 20
    Houstonians curious about or considering solar energy systems for their homes may want to check out the 9th Annual ASES Houston Solar Tour, Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012. That’s because the free, self-guided tour offers a unique opportunity to...
  • How long has solar power been around?
    How long has solar power been around?
    Using the sun's power has been around as early as the 7th century B.C. when people were using it to build fires. It is hypothesized that in 2nd century B.C. Archimedes used the reflective surfaces of bronze shields to burn ships invading...
  • Sungevity sells Through Lowes
    Locally Headquartered Lowe's Teams Up with Sungevity to Accelerate Solar Sales
    Since the price of Photo-voltaic (Solar) panels has plummeted by 50% over the last two years, new market inroads are being made... Reposted from Danny Bradbury, BusinessGreenPublished May 17, 2011Residential solar firm Sungevity has signed home...
  • South side of MES with PV and solar heating panels
    MES Open House shines light on solar gadgets
    Mechanical Energy Systems (MES) of Canton, Michigan - 8130 Canton Center Road - held their "Earth Day Open House" event on Saturday, 4/30/2011. We were graciously met by Donna Napolitano (CEO) and her staff. Donna - like their facility -...
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    Solar Panel Agreement Approved by City Council in Ottawa
    Yet another Ontario city takes a significant step towards a future defined by sustainable energy and more green jobs. On January 27, Energy Ottawa Limited, a subsidiary of Hydro Ottawa, was approved by the city council to install solar energy...