Solar Power & Energy News

  • Letters to the editor for Wednesday, October 20, 2021 October 20, 2021 11:12 am Naples Daily News - Florida How to save climate legislation As our climate representatives appear to be going to the climate summit empty-handed, it is time Washington gets its act together. Biden’s $3.5 trillion Build Back Better Act includes $198 billion for energy and natural …
  • Rooftop solar panels decreased GW’s carbon footprint: officials October 18, 2021 8:01 am The GW Hatchet - Washington GW has prevented 90 passenger vehicles worth of yearly carbon dioxide emissions from being released into the atmosphere after installing solar panels on five campus rooftops last May. Officials said the University has stopped 450 metric tons of carbon …
  • Sunrun Solar Reviews: Costs, Quality & More (2021) October 18, 2021 2:52 am Ecowatch If you're considering a solar panel installation, chances are you've come across the name Sunrun. A lot of literature exists on this leading residential solar panel installer, but research can be overwhelming, so we're breaking down everything …
  • Factors to consider and questions to ask when contemplating going solar October 9, 2021 7:09 am EIN Presswire If you've been thinking about adding a solar power system to your home, you aren't alone. Some 3 million systems sit atop American roofs, including about 400,000 that were installed each year in 2019 and 2020, according to Becca Jones-Albertus, …
  • Babbitt Ranches Forges Ahead with Clēnera and SRP on Solar Project October 8, 2021 9:16 pm Flagstaff Business News - Arizona This new frontier in renewable energy is truly bigger than ourselves. It’s about future generations and conservation on a landscape scale.CO Bar Solar is gaining energy with the recent purchase power agreement between renewable resources developer Clēnera, …
  • 10 Best Solar Energy Stocks to Buy Today October 7, 2021 2:10 pm EIN Presswire In this article, we discuss the 10 best solar energy stocks to buy today. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Best Solar Energy Stocks to Buy Today. Solar energy stocks are rebounding following the recent …
  • Solar Tax Exemptions: Sales Tax and Property Tax (2021) October 6, 2021 11:48 pm Ecowatch There are financial incentives available that make it easier for homeowners to invest in solar energy systems, including a number of solar tax exemptions at the state and local levels. These solar tax exemptions can vary by location and may include relief …
  • Fossil fuels are astonishingly harmful. The Orange County oil spill is just a reminder October 5, 2021 6:58 pm Los Angeles Times - California When scientists and activists make the case for phasing out fossil fuels, they often focus on the climate crisis: Stop burning coal, oil and natural gas, and we can prevent wildfires, droughts, heat waves and storms from continuing to get worse. But the …
  • US Nuclear Corp. Discusses The Expansion of Its Drone Division with The Stock Day Podcast October 4, 2021 5:29 pm MENAFN (MENAFN- Newsfile Corp) US Nuclear Corp. Discusses The Expansion of Its Drone Division with The Stock Day Podcast Phoenix, Arizona--(Newsfile Corp. - October 4, 2021) - The Stock Day Podcast welcomed US Nuclear Corp. (OTC Pink: UCLE) ("the Company…
  • Increase in military suicide rates continues troubling trend October 1, 2021 5:01 pm Federal News Network To listen to the Federal Newscast on your phone or mobile device, subscribe in PodcastOne or Apple Podcasts. The best listening experience on desktop can be found using Chrome, Firefox or Safari. The Defense Department is seeing troubling new figures in …
  • CSU earns middle sustainability ranking from Sierra Club September 29, 2021 7:27 am The Rocky Mountain Collegian - Colorado Colorado State University’s solar panel field at the Foothills Campus taking in energy on a lightly cloudy day Sept. 20. (Grayson Reed | The Collegian) Sierra Magazine, a national magazine publication that focuses on conservation and natural resources, …
  • 7 Clean Energy Stocks Trading too Hot at the Moment September 24, 2021 4:00 pm InvestorPlace The current situation in clean energy stocks reminds several analysts of the dot-com boom in the late 1990s. According to data from Morningstar, global inflows into clean energy exchange-traded funds (ETFs) jumped to $14.7 billion in the six months to the …
  • NASA's InSight lander measures one of the biggest and longest marsquakes yet September 23, 2021 1:00 pm Daily Mail NASA's InSight lander has measured one of the biggest and longest marsquakes yet, which featured tremors of 4.2 magnitude lasting nearly an hour and a half, the space agency said.    The robotic seismometre celebrated 1,000 days on the Red Planet on …
  • Russia And China Are Looking To Tap Afghanistan’s $1 Trillion Resource Reserves September 19, 2021 8:10 am Auto Manufacturers “Nature abhors a vacuum” is a familiar maxim in science. It means that empty spaces are unnatural as they go against the laws of physics. The saying could equally be applied to Afghanistan, where the end of a 20-year-old war with the United States has …
  • 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 …