The lesson is that our cities will require concerted investment in watershed preservation. The good news is that it need not be terribly expensive: Targeted projects can make a big difference.
There are many different types of off grid homes to choose from out there. It really just depends on your own style and taste. In this post Iâ€™ll be looking at four different types of homes and what the upsides
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.Â – Continuing to receive heavy funding from electric utilities, a group backing a proposed solar-energy constitutional amendment raised nearly $2.8 million from July 30 to Aug. 5, according to a newly filed finance report.
Clean energy is creating more jobs than fossil fuels and will protect the commonwealth from the worst effects of climate change. This month marks the first anniversary of the Clean Power Plan, the first major effort by a president to
SANAA, Yemen â€” In the mid-1990s, satellite dishes on the roofs of Yemeni houses indicated that the owners were well-off and in possession of the latest TV technology. Two decades later, in 2015, solar panels started becoming part of the
The Arizona Corporation Commission on Thursday rejected a utilityâ€™sÂ requestÂ to add fees for solar customers and do away with a popular program called net metering, in which customers are paid retail rates for the electricity they add to the grid. Solar
Elon MuskÂ recently talked about a new productÂ that might be coming out of SolarCityâ€™s Buffalo factory soon: Itâ€™s a solar roof as opposed to a module on a roof. I think, this is really a fundamental part of achieving a differentiated
The infrastructure that moves energy throughout the United States is called the macrogrid,Â a colossal systemÂ that provides powerÂ from 7,200Â power plants to 120 million homes and businessesÂ over 300,000Â miles of transmission lines. While these numbers may be impressive, the macrogrid is actually one
Oregon:Â Replacing coal-fired electricity with ever-cheaper wind and solar power will raise utility rates just 0.1 percent by 2030. Oregon may have a reputation for rainy weather, but the outlook for the renewable energy there is definitely sunny. Earlier this year
There has been talk recently about the need to create more startup hubs in Atlantic Canada. Halifax-based entrepreneur Megan McCarthy thinks Nova Scotia is well-placed to become a hub for sustainable technology and renewable energy. McCarthy is CEO of powerWHYS,