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  1. 2015's most exciting building projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CNN

    ... for the five-star hotel in August 2006, which is built to take advantage of eco-friendly geothermal and solar energy supplies. [Artist's rendering.] More than double the height of London's Shard, Shanghai Tower is expected to open this year. The ...


  2. Surprise! Green energy surged despite cheap oilRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CNN

    ... slowdown and was driven mainly by a green energy boom in Asia, the report said. China and Japan have embraced solar energy in 2014, pouring a combined $74.9 billion in solar installations, while Europe saw a record $18.6 billion of investment into ...


  3. Naperville Park District Moves Ahead in Green Practices, Environmental EducationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... panels was provided, in part, by a grant from the City of Naperville's Renewable Energy Grant Program and by a solar energy rebate from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. The City of Naperville's Renewable Energy Grant ...


  4. Asian solar spending helps drive renewable energy boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | New Scientist

    THE balance of power is shifting. Almost half of global investment in new electricity generation last year was in renewables.


  5. Solar Eclipse Highlights Advantages of Predictive Analysis in GermanyRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | PowerPulse

    The analysis shows how the company was able to predict the extreme fluctuations during the eclipse, in advance of the event itself. Findings show that as the sun receded, solar power dropped from roughly 13GW to 5GW within 45 minutes, and returned to 20GW within the same time period.


  6. ABB Launches Static Var Compensator (SVC) Light with Energy StorageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2010 | PowerPulse

    ... dynamic energy storage by leveling out power fluctuations from intermittent generation sources such as wind and solar energy. This technology also facilitates load support and ancillary grid services such as area frequency regulation. "This ...


  7. Inovateus Solar and GE Install Off-Grid Solar System for CuisinArt...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    This provides an uninterruptible supply of energy to the Resort's Reverse Osmosis plant throughout the day to create potable water to the residents on the island, guests of the resort and irrigation water for the golf course. The project has been designed to remain completely separate from the grid when needed, yet has the ability of reconnecting partial loads, to continue to desalinate water outside solar production hours.


  8. Bill to extend solar tax credits appears to have majority support in N.C. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A companion bill to extend the tax credits is expected to be introduced in the N.C. House on Wednesday. That is enough with just those whose names are on the bill to ensure a majority vote in favor of the bill in the 50-seat upper chamber.


  9. Four of USA's top solar states are on the east coastRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... year's top solar states . The top ten: Rankings are based on installed solar electric capacity in 2014. The Solar Energy Industries Association trade group gathered many other interesting highlights from the new U.S. Energy Information ...


  10. Duke Energy: The Dark Side Of Solar EnergyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... rate of ~2.0%. The side below, on Duke Energy's dividends, is provided courtesy of Duke Energy . However, solar energy poses a threat to Duke Energy. While solar energy only generates 1% of the electricity in the United States, it is the time of day ...


  11. Buy Solar Panels for your Home - Your Chance to Invest In Competitive Markets across the CountryRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Release News

    ... consumers budget and get their one time investment costs for all kinds of solar panel installation systems. Solar energy systems are rapidly catching on for alternative sources of energy because they have shown reliable savings in utility bills. ...


  12. Spring garden show, solar derby, and clean up day set in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    It's April in Mid-City, which means it's time to get out a yellow Ticonderoga No. 2 and a calendar -- and pencil in, erase, and do it again as you try to keep up with events.


  13. New solar panels may add to savings for Ridgewood school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Item

    ... by installing solar panels at eight schools, and could be looking to increase those revenues by adding more solar energy units at the two middle schools. Jim Wavle, president of Verterra Renewable Energy Group and a village resident, oversaw the ...


  14. Solar for sale: New legislation could mean cleaner, more affordable options for electricityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    House Bill 245, the Energy Freedom Act, was filed March 16 and would allow North Carolina's electricity-consuming property owners as well as the military, University of North Carolina system schools and other government-owned institutions to enter into electricity agreements with third-party power owners outside of the current utility providers. The bill, which is receiving bipartisan support, allows consumers a choice to buy energy directly from alternative providers instead of relying on an energy monopoly that serves their community.


  15. Cardiff recycling site set to spearhead council's green revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    A solar power scheme at Lamby Way is the first in the pipeline to help reduce an annual A 12m energy bill Solar panels being installed on some of the roofs at Lamby Way recycling plant, Cardiff. Ramesh Patel and Cardiff council leader, Phil Bale.


  16. Nautilus Solar Launches Integrated Asset Management DivisionRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    Unites the Financial, Operational and Physical Management Activities Essential for the Successful Performance of Solar Energy Systems as a Financial Asset , has announced the formal launch of an integrated solar asset management division, Nautilus Integrated Solar Asset Management Solutions. The division will draw upon Nautilus's eight-plus years of experience in solar development, financing, construction, and management as well as the various physical and financial aspects of asset management.


  17. Israel installs the largest solar field of any parliament in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    The geographically small Israel is making a big statement about the importance of solar energy in the sun-blessed Middle Eastern nation. On Sunday, legislators and environmentalists gathered at the Knesset, Israel's national assembly in Jerusalem, to inaugurate the largest solar field of any parliament in the world .


  18. Rosetta spacecraft snaps stunning shots of Earth and Mars - taken on...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... probe - currently on top of the comet - will wake up . It needs to get closer to the sun in order to get enough solar energy to power up again. The European Space Agency has been trying to communicate with Philae since March 12, but so far there's ...


  19. NASA's dark materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Economist

    ... batteries. America has used RTGs in 27 space missions since 1961. Despite continuing improvements in collecting solar energy, NASA says it still needs RTGs-and not just to reach destinations beyond Saturn. The space agency's planetary-science ...


  20. The worlds beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Economist

    ON JULY 14th a NASA space probe called New Horizons will reach Pluto. Its nine-year journey to the distant reaches of the solar system should be worth waiting for.