Solar Power & Energy News

  • This Company Could Lead the Next Innovation in Power September 14, 2021 6:11 pm Benzinga Image Source: Worksport The wait is almost over. After months of teasing, Worksport’s (NASDAQ: WKSP) solar and battery technology, Terravis COR™ preorder site is imminent. The unique battery storage technology is coming at a time when the need for portable …
  • Top Cities for Solar Energy in New York (2021) September 10, 2021 12:13 am EIN Presswire Solar energy is most frequently associated with states smack in the middle of the Sun Belt. And yet, there are some notable outliers, with New York being foremost among them. According to data from the Solar Energy Industries Association, New York …
  • Do Solar Panels Increase Home Value? August 28, 2021 3:24 am Ecowatch Before installing a residential solar system, you may stop to wonder: Do solar panels increase home value? It turns out, the answer is a resounding yes. In this article, we'll go over how much solar panels can increase the value of your home, as well …
  • The Solar Wall: An excerpt from The Beloved Border: Humanity and Hope in a Contested Land August 26, 2021 8:28 am Tucson Weekly - Arizona Ethnobotanist, nature writer and sustainable agriculture advocate Gary Nabhan was another Mexican-identified, Anglo border person with a vision for the future. Founder of Native Seeds/SEARCH, Nabhan held the Kellogg Endowed Chair in Food and Water …
  • Top Cities for Solar Energy in Arizona (2021) August 21, 2021 3:27 am EIN Presswire Solar energy is a great way for homeowners to curb their dependence on traditional utilities, slashing or even eliminating monthly electric bills and lessening their environmental impact. For those who live in the Sun Belt, solar power can be especially …
  • Solar panels are a pain to recycle. These companies are trying to fix it. August 19, 2021 2:47 pm WiredPRNews.com Expanding solar energy production is key to reducing emissions around the world. Globally, solar panels are being created 720 terawatt-hours the amount of energy in 2019, about 3% of the world’s electricity generation. And roughly 46 million metric tons to …
  • First Solar breaks ground on new Ohio solar panel plant August 18, 2021 2:01 pm Farm and Dairy First Solar broke ground this week on its third manufacturing plant in northwest Ohio. The new facility — a 3.3 gigawatt plant — will bring the company’s total annual production capacity in northwest Ohio up to 6 GW, which First Solar claims will make it …
  • The Sierra Club spat August 17, 2021 2:12 pm Politico With help from Ximena Bustillo, Annie Snider, Kelsey Tamborrino and Gavin Bade Editor’s Note: Morning Energy is a free version of POLITICO Pro Energy’s morning newsletter, which is delivered to our subscribers each morning at 6 a.m. The POLITICO Pro …
  • Area Briefs: Montoya certified as licensed pilot August 16, 2021 10:33 am Navajo Times FARMINGTON Andreis D. Montoya, 21, completed his Federal Aviation Administration checkride on Aug. 5, which certified him as a licensed pilot. His pinning-of-the-wings ceremony was held on Aug. 7 at the Farmington Municipal Airport. Montoya is from …
  • Find out how many solar panels you need to power your house - CNET August 15, 2021 1:57 pm Cnet Stephen Shankland/CNET At an average cost of $20,000 per system, residential solar panels are a sizable investment for most homeowners. If you're thinking about going solar, you'll probably have quite a few questions about it, including how …
  • Top Cities for Solar Energy in New Jersey (2021) August 5, 2021 8:00 pm Ecowatch When you think about solar energy, you probably tend to think about places in the Sun Belt — Southern California, Arizona, Texas, North Carolina and places in between. It might surprise you to learn that New Jersey actually gets ample sun exposure, making …
  • The Sun Is Shining On Solar Stocks This Summer August 3, 2021 3:41 pm Auto Manufacturers After struggling for weeks trying to work out details of how to pay for the legislation, a bipartisan group of lawmakers is reportedly close to finishing their behind-the-scenes negotiations and unveil a $1.2T infrastructure bill. The bill includes $550B …
  • Does solar mean dollars in added home value? August 3, 2021 4:01 am First Coast News As technology develops, how soon you might reap financial benefit after installing solar energy system on your home. JACKSONVILLE, Fla — Florida is the Sunshine State.  Well, technically it’s the 10th sunniest state according to multiple sources, but that’ …
  • How Many Solar Panels Do I Need to Power my Home? July 28, 2021 8:00 pm Ecowatch Making the switch to solar energy can help you lower or even eliminate your monthly electric bills while reducing your carbon footprint. However, before installing a clean energy system in your home, you must first answer an important question: "How …
  • Here comes the sun: 35,000 panels on new city solar site are sending electricity to Columbia homes July 26, 2021 1:16 pm The Missourian Solar panels charge in the sun at the Truman Solar Site July 19 near the St. Charles exit on I-70 in Columbia. The solar farm covers 94 acres and will help the city meet its renewable energy goals. Tanishka R./Missourian Drive east on Interstate 70 …
  • 'Postcard from the future'- Hawaii solar fight could echo nationally - E&E News July 23, 2021 8:50 am EIN Presswire Clarification appended.  Hawaii regulators are considering competing proposals for valuing rooftop solar in a proceeding that could make or break the state’s clean energy goals and reverberate in the U.S. mainland. Renewable energy groups, Hawaii’s largest …
  • After 2020 Boom, Campervan and RV Rentals Are Still Revved Up July 21, 2021 6:13 pm Minnesota Monthly A Voyager campervan overlooks Lake SuperiorCourtesy of Voyager CampervansWith her husband in tow, Danielle Dickinson used to enjoy roughin’-it camping escapades. “But as we’ve gotten older, sleeping on the floor of a tent is not as comfortable,” the 37- …
  • “Darth Vander” Is Original Off-Grid Conversion From Freedom Vans - Part Garage July 16, 2021 11:39 am Autoevolution That’s right, the Darth Vander. It must be one of the longest running vans I've come across, and it belongs to none other than the owners of Freedom Vans, a sort of Mom-and-Pop van conversion shop with some mind-blowing work. Just check out the one of …
  • Are Solar Panels Worth It for Your Home? July 15, 2021 12:54 am Ecowatch While solar energy has plenty of benefits, there are also high upfront costs associated with installing a home renewable energy system. So, at the end of the day, are solar panels worth it? If you want to minimize your ecological impact while reducing or …
  • Guest Column: NTUA fails to get community consent for Cameron solar project July 12, 2021 9:58 am EIN Presswire By Jessica Keetso Tó Nizhóní Ání On May 6, 2021, Cameron Chapter hosted an online community forum to discuss the proposed Cameron Solar Generating Facility. Navajo Tribal Utility Authority representatives and Cameron Chapter officials were in …
  • 12 Best Environmental Stocks to Invest In July 5, 2021 3:10 pm Insider Monkey In this article, we will take a look at the 12 best environmental stocks to invest in. You can skip our comprehensive analysis of these companies and go directly to the 5 Best Environmental Stocks to Invest In. Apart from fighting a pandemic, the world is …
  • Dayv Morgan: Selling with solar? Emphasize your savings July 4, 2021 12:08 am EIN Presswire The abundant sunshine in Arizona makes rooftop solar panels an appealing feature for homebuyers considering a resale home. Market indications show the value of solar panels is often less than sellers hope for when selling, however. Out of the 2,415 …
  • Data centres vs weather: Greener solar panels for Azure in Arizona, but snow elsewhere June 28, 2021 11:20 am ZDNet The new Arizona Azure region doesn't just use solar panels for energy; it uses less carbon-intensive solar panels built on the same kind of production line as flat screen TVs, using cadmium telluride – mining by-products that would otherwise end up in …
  • Are Your Solar Stocks Safe? June 28, 2021 8:56 am Auto Manufacturers A few days ago, Bloomberg reported that the Biden administration was mulling banning imports of polysilicon from Xinjiang, China, a region responsible for supplying ~45% of the world's solar-grade polysilicon. Just before leaving office, the Trump …
  • New York court suspends Giuliani’s law license, citing Trump election lies. June 24, 2021 4:18 pm The New York Times LiveUpdated  June 24, 2021, 12:12 p.m. ET June 24, 2021, 12:12 p.m. ET Here’s what you need to know: White House negotiators and a group of senators reached a tentative agreement Wednesday evening on the contours of what would be a bipartisan …