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Do you find yourself sitting in the dark, even if it's bright and sunny outside? Well, speaking from experience, regular exposure to sunlight can really make you feel better both mentally and physically.
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Ranchi, May 18: A decentralised power distribution system based on non-conventional energy sources may help light up thousands of homes in far-flung villages of Jharkhand.
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Earlier this month, Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick announced that his state reached the goal of 250 megawatts of installed solar energy capacity.
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In celebration of Armed Services Day, the Solar Energy Industries Association today released a first-of-its-kind report detailing how innovative solar technologies are helping the U.S. military meet many of its critical functions from security and battlefield readiness to cost savings and efficiency.
At first glance, it appears that the Florence Avenue branch of U.S. Bank has just installed carports for its customers.
Those advocating for more solar power in Minnesota are celebrating the Legislature's new mandate requiring investor-owned power utilities to increase by 1.5% the amount of power they generate from solar by year 2020.
General Motors has added four new solar photovoltaic solar projects to its Warren Technical Center campus located in Warren, Michigan.
On Friday, May 17, the Live Oak School District will celebrate completion of solar power installations and lighting efficiency upgrades at its six schools by dedicating a solar-shaded garden bench to the late Bernard "Barney" Bricmont, former member of the Live Oak School District Board and long-time supporter of solar and sustainability projects ... (more)
Solar energy sounds like a dream, but buying and installing the equipment necessary to harness the power of the Sun can be expensive.
Clovis Unified flipped the switch Friday on phase 1 of its new 5.9-megawatt solar power system.
Stateside military bases are generating 130 megawatts of solar energy - a modest amount that's only enough to power 22,000 homes, but still a step the solar power industry says is improving national security.
Siemens says it would make sense to build solar power plants in sunny countries in Europe rather than in cloudy ones.