Recognition for Clean Energy, Energy Conservation and Sustainable Living

Solar Home News

Syndicate content solar home - Google News
Google News
Updated: 1 day 20 hours ago

Was the Solar System Previously Home to Another Intelligence ... - The Atlantic

April 26, 2017 - 3:00am

The Atlantic

Was the Solar System Previously Home to Another Intelligence ...
The Atlantic
Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. When astronomers talk about the search for life elsewhere in our ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

Solar Group Installs First Solar Panels of the Year on Champaign ... - FOX Illinois

April 25, 2017 - 7:06pm

FOX Illinois

Solar Group Installs First Solar Panels of the Year on Champaign ...
FOX Illinois
A group in Champaign County is helping home and business owners take advantage of solar installations for a low cost. Solar Urbana-Champaign 2.0 has been ...

Categories: Solar Installations

Thousands of San Diegans could be eligible for free solar power on ... - 10News

April 25, 2017 - 6:33pm

10News

Thousands of San Diegans could be eligible for free solar power on ...
10News
Thousands of San Diegans may be eligible to get free solar panels on their homes but they don't know about the program. GRID Alternatives San Diego said ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

PosiGen lines up $28 million in loans for home solar installations - ImpactAlpha (registration)

April 25, 2017 - 12:57pm

ImpactAlpha (registration)

PosiGen lines up $28 million in loans for home solar installations
ImpactAlpha (registration)
The funds will be used to finance residential installations in PosiGen's home state of Louisiana and to expand in other states. PosiGen launched in 2011 and has been part of the rapidly expanding home solar sector in the U.S. Its systems have been ...

Categories: Solar Installations

Aliens may have existed in our solar system long before us - New York Post

April 25, 2017 - 8:57am

Aliens may have existed in our solar system long before us
New York Post
The solar system humanity calls home may have once been inhabited by an extinct species of spacefaring aliens, a top scientist has suggested. A space scientist has suggested ancient extraterrestrials could have lived on Mars, Venus or even Earth before ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

'Power Home Solar' expands to Detroit area and seeks new ... - WXYZ

April 25, 2017 - 6:43am

WXYZ

'Power Home Solar' expands to Detroit area and seeks new ...
WXYZ
The largest solar and roofing company in the south is expanding and bringing dozens of jobs to Metro-Detroit.

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

Rwanda: Police to Provide Solar Energy to 3000 Households - AllAfrica.com

April 24, 2017 - 9:48pm

Rwanda: Police to Provide Solar Energy to 3000 Households
AllAfrica.com
Rwanda National Police is set to provide solar home systems to 3000 households in remote areas and 30 health centres in every district of the country in the coming month. This will be part of the activities to mark the upcoming 17th anniversary of ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

New Solar Plant Gives Solar Energy Credit | KFOX - KFOX El Paso

April 24, 2017 - 3:07pm

KFOX El Paso

New Solar Plant Gives Solar Energy Credit | KFOX
KFOX El Paso
El Paso Electric is celebrating its community solar program this week, after filling all the subscriber spots last week.An empty dirt lot at the Montana Power Plant ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

Solar energy's future looks bright in region - Times Herald-Record

April 24, 2017 - 2:36pm

Times Herald-Record

Solar energy's future looks bright in region
Times Herald-Record
Last year, Orange County was home to 1,361 completed solar projects, compared to 22 in 2011, according to data compiled by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, the state's clearinghouse for information on energy efficiency ...

Categories: Solar Installations

Where Are Communities of Color Turning to Solar? - ColorLines magazine

April 24, 2017 - 1:37pm

ColorLines magazine

Where Are Communities of Color Turning to Solar?
ColorLines magazine
There's a Latino father in Fresno, California, who was able to send his son to California State University at Fresno after the energy savings started rolling in. Jose Rodriguez lives in a cooperative housing development where 35 of the 42 homes have solar.

Categories: Solar Installations

Where Are Communities of Color Turning to Solar? - ColorLines magazine

April 24, 2017 - 1:27pm

ColorLines magazine

Where Are Communities of Color Turning to Solar?
ColorLines magazine
There's a Latino father in Fresno, California, who was able to send his son to California State University at Fresno after the energy savings started rolling in. Jose Rodriguez lives in a cooperative housing development where 35 of the 42 homes have solar.

Categories: Solar Installations

As Rooftop Solar Challenges Utilities, One Aims For A Compromise - WFAE

April 24, 2017 - 12:31pm

WFAE

As Rooftop Solar Challenges Utilities, One Aims For A Compromise
WFAE
If you've ever wondered what an extreme home makeover looks like for an environmentalist, take a visit to Lance Wright's garage in south Denver. He walks past his electric car to batteries near the back wall. "All of this is the devices necessary to ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

As Rooftop Solar Challenges Utilities, One Aims For A Compromise - NPR

April 24, 2017 - 12:31pm

NPR

As Rooftop Solar Challenges Utilities, One Aims For A Compromise
NPR
If you've ever wondered what an extreme home makeover looks like for an environmentalist, take a visit to Lance Wright's garage in south Denver. He walks past his electric car to batteries near the back wall. "All of this is the devices necessary to ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

Sonnen's US Factory Now Open, but Eco Compact Home Battery Won't Come Until Late 2017 - Greentech Media

April 24, 2017 - 12:02pm

Greentech Media

Sonnen's US Factory Now Open, but Eco Compact Home Battery Won't Come Until Late 2017
Greentech Media
The strategic location of the factory in Atlanta, though, situates Sonnen in a region that has less favorable policies for home solar, thereby creating opportunities to consume more of that power onsite. Sonnen also is working to create new markets by ...

Categories: Solar Installations

Solar power: Is it right for your home or business? - KXRO Newsradio

April 24, 2017 - 6:22am

KXRO Newsradio

Solar power: Is it right for your home or business?
KXRO Newsradio
Are you curious how solar energy can assist you in your power bills? A workshop May 6 at the Grays Harbor PUD can answer those questions for you. In a release, Sunergy Systems, an employee-owned solar installer, tells KXRO that they will be presenting ...

Categories: Solar Installations

KB Home racks up Energy Star, LEED Platinum projects in 2016 - Construction Dive

April 24, 2017 - 5:12am

KB Home racks up Energy Star, LEED Platinum projects in 2016
Construction Dive
KB Home built more than 100,000 Energy Star–​certified homes in 2016, as well as 11,000 new homes with Water Smart or WaterSense labels, 5,100 solar-powered homes and 150 LEED Platinum homes, according to the company's 10th-annual corporate ...

Categories: Solar Installations

Leased solar panels can harm value of home when selling - Folsom Telegraph

April 24, 2017 - 3:36am

Leased solar panels can harm value of home when selling
Folsom Telegraph
Dear Kari, my husband and I purchased our home two years ago. About six months later we added leased solar panels to our home. All was going well until my husband just received a call of a job transfer. This job is three hours away. So, naturally we ...

Categories: Solar Installations

Solar Bears beaten at home 5-1 in Game 5 - Orlando Sentinel

April 23, 2017 - 10:16pm

Orlando Sentinel

Solar Bears beaten at home 5-1 in Game 5
Orlando Sentinel
The Solar Bears' starting goaltender, Massa was forced out of action because of an undisclosed injury he suffered during the melee between the Solar Bears and the Florida Everblades with 40 seconds left in Orlando's ECHL South Division semifinals Game ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations

Step 5: Solar Panels - CleanTechnica

April 23, 2017 - 8:16am

CleanTechnica

Step 5: Solar Panels
CleanTechnica
Maybe you're lucky and live in an area with even more renewable electricity, but in most places, converting things like home heating to electricity will burn more fossil fuel until you add those solar panels. On the other hand, converting a gasoline ...

and more »
Categories: Solar Installations