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Better Business Case Lured Coal And Gas Entrepreneur To Solar And Wind

Forbes - 5 hours ago
At the turn of the millenium, Michael Polsky had made a fortune building companies that generated energy from fossil fuels, namely InDeck Energy Services on the East Coast and SkyGen Energy in the...

US seeking tariffs on solar panel imports

The Hill - 8 hours ago
The U.S. notified the WTO that it was launching a Safeguard investigation into crystalline silicon photovoltaic cells on behalf of Suniva, a solar company. If the investigation finds serious damage...

A solar-powered homeless camp on the Chester Creek Trail, and an arrest

Alaska Dispatch News - 6 hours ago
Anchorage police officers visited Matthew Strametz at his camp along the Chester Creek Trail on May 12 and posted a notice that he must move his camp. Strametz had been living in an insulated tent...

Home solar power becomes a brighter prospect for many

The Boston Globe - 1 day ago
Historically, installing solar panels was a pricey proposition — usually something only committed environmentalists with money to spend did. In recent years, however, improvements in technology,...

Israeli 'Solar-Power' Tree Is Charging up a Small French Town

Newsweek - 17 hours ago
An Israeli company is charging up a small French town with a solar-powered eTree that allows residents to power their phones, sit in the shade or enjoy free Wifi. On Sunday, the Sologic eTree,...

Google, UC Berkeley seek volunteers to document August solar eclipse

KGO-TV - 11 hours ago
The two have teamed up on the Eclipse Megamovie Project, which intends to capture images of the upcoming solar eclipse with the help of more than 1,000 volunteer photographers, amateur astronomers...

How a Total Solar Eclipse Helped Prove Einstein Right About ...

Space.com - 22 hours ago
On Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will cross the U.S. from Oregon to South Carolina. Ninety-eight years ago today, another total solar eclipse changed the world by ...and...

Capitol Beach would have first community solar energy project

Lincoln Journal Star - 13 hours ago
Three Capitol Beach homeowners who want to build a neighborhood solar energy system on the west side of the lake received the first blessing they needed this month. City zoning codes allow businesses...

Solar Energy Smashes UK Record, Supplying 24% of the Nation's Electricity Demand

Futurism - 19 hours ago
According to the National Grid, almost 25 percent of Great Britain's electricity demand was served by solar at midday Friday. The clean energy source generated 8.7 gigawatts, which is more than...

From coal to solar, India's energy landscape is almost too hard to keep up with

Quartz - 1 day ago
In 2010, India was experiencing a massive boost in coal power—but not everyone was benefitting. Those in the Siddhi community, spread across the foothills of the Western Ghats, were almost entirely...

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