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2 hrs ago | Verde Independent
Eric Fitzer, center, of the Governor's Office of Energy Policy, told a House committee that a bill that would open public land to renewable energy development could make Arizona the 'solar capital of the world' if the state could take advantage of available land.
6 hrs ago | Science Daily
A new dye-sensitized solar cell absorbs a broad range of visible and infrared wavelengths.
7 hrs ago | JD Supra
Governor Pat Quinn recently signed into law amendments to The Illinois Power Agency Act aimed at promoting solar power in Illinois.
10 hrs ago | The Clifton Record Online
They were smaller, lower and slower than any vehicles on Highway 6. Some looked as if they drove straight off a Sci-Fi movie set.
14 hrs ago | Utility Products
SunPower Corp. began construction on the 135 MW Quinto Solar Project in Merced County, Calif.
18 hrs ago | 13WHAM
New York state has reached an agreement to buy the rest of the land needed for a solar-energy manufacturing complex planned for Buffalo.
It's been awhile since silver's role in the solar power industry was last discussed on Silver Investing News - a year, to be exact.
On the second anniversary of a scheme aimed at boosting Japan's renewable energy after the Fukushima crisis, its powerful industry ministry is taking steps critics say will choke off solar investment and pave the way for a return to nuclear power.
The Securities and Exchange Commission charged a jailed con man for the second time this month with luring investors into a phony venture using made-up press releases -- this time for a non-existent solar energy company.
In approved by state regulators, the request filed Monday by Arizona Public Service Co.
The year 2013 saw record-breaking growth for solar electricity generation as the photovoltaic and concentrated solar thermal power markets continued to grow.
Rik Rosenlund has spent the last five years building a business on soaking up sun, but selling solar power units is an investment for both him and the customer.
The price of a stabilized green power grid is very steep, one could say it is like a 'hockey stick' Coal and gas electricity companies are being paid up to 400x times the wholesale price of power, in return for helping to stabilize the German electricity grid.
The old saying says good things come in small packages. Google and the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers seem to agree having launched the Little Box Challenge, an open competition with a US$1 million first prize to find innovative electronic designs to shrink power inverters down from their current bigger-than-a-bread-box size to ... (more)
The 20-megawatt solar array to be built by Silicon Ranch Corporation near Hazlehurst will resemble this 30-MW array near Social Circles.
The town's municipal building and the highway and sanitation departments are now receiving the solar power, but taxpayers will soon see reduced costs.
President Obama, and his administration, has enacted so many foolish and cost-increasing energy policies, it is easy to think that they are his purview alone.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 08:38 pm
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