The Jitney driver brought the tour guide and visitors beside a pool of brown, churning water that looked like a chocolate river. But this wasn't a tour of Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory. And the brown liquid wasn't chocolate. “That's nasty,"
Solar at 2c/kWh the cheapest source of electricity. Major new study says policy makers and energy planners still underestimating cost potential of large scale solar. It says that within in a decade, it will be cheapest form of power and
States that produce renewable energy have cheap electricity. Texas is known for cheap and plentiful energy resources, but they're usually of the dirty, fossil fuelbased variety. That reputation is changing. Texans can now buy renewable energy packages that are as
Tesla is working on a battery that can power your home and even help large-scale utilities store energy more efficiently, according to company chief executive Elon Musk. On an investor call Wednesday, Musk said the designs for a home or
We get calls asking about trends in our industry. Based on our insider" knowledge and sources, we would like to share some of the trends we see as having an impact plus some of the, at present, pie in the
The solar tax credit is scheduled to end at the end of 2016 for residential and commercial properties…. This is a 30% federal investment tax credit for solar energy systems. It's a tax policy that has played a vital role
With recent economic turmoil monopolizing the headlines, it has become more important than ever to understand fundamental economic terms and concepts. Randy Charles Epping's latest book will give you all the knowledge you need to make sense of the latest
A wonderful visit from Thomas H. Berendt and his School of Religious Studies class from Temple University.
In those cash-strapped days when you first moved into your own place and used plastic milk crates as furniture, you might not have considered yourself part of the sustainability movement. But you were, by repurposing that crate. A few years