Solar-Panel “Clustering” Coming to Scores of Army Homes on Hawaii

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Sun, 21 May 2023 16:20:50 +0000

solar power clusters Hawaii army housingHawaii is known for many things, like its beautiful beaches, tropical forests, clear blue waters, and plentiful sunshine throughout the year. It is one of the most visited places on earth, with nearly 9.2 million people visiting the Aloha State just in 2022 alone. Hawaii is also a popular destination for retired military personnel to […]

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Google Installing 500 Megawatts of Solar for Environmental Justice

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Thu, 18 May 2023 13:19:22 +0000

Solar power is not just for rich people, but it’s not free and you typically need to show a decent credit score to finance it. As with many things in life, the less wealthy people in society are left behind a bit as we transition into this cleaner, more financially sensible (in the long term) […]

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10 Megawatts Of Solar Being Put Into New Jersey Landfill

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Thu, 18 May 2023 03:30:40 +0000

In Berkeley, New Jersey, the township had a problem that many municipalities across the country are facing with their idle landfills. What do they do with all that wasted space, since most of it is not suitable for redevelopment? As with many townships like Berkeley, once the operations ceased, the town did not have the […]

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7 Solar Stories You Should See: Largest Solar PPA in South America, 2-Gigawatt First Solar Order …

Credit to Author: Zachary Shahan| Date: Wed, 17 May 2023 03:03:27 +0000

There are hundreds of solar power news stories a day. We can’t cover the vast majority of them. Below are a few top solar power stories that we didn’t quite cover but thought shouldn’t be missed. Enjoy. Largest solar PPA in South America The longest term and largest solar PPA (power purchase agreement) was recently […]

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5 Community Solar Projects Are Coming To Disadvantaged Communities In California

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Tue, 09 May 2023 17:15:06 +0000

community solar CaliforniaNearly 10 years ago in California, an assembly bill (AB327) was enacted to direct the California Public Utilities Commission to develop alternatives designed to increase the adoption of renewable generation in disadvantaged communities (DACs). Almost 5 years later, they came up with three programs to increase access to solar for residents of disadvantaged communities. The […]

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Free Solar Panels? Don’t Get Burned

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 28 Apr 2023 14:05:52 +0000

How to avoid burning a hole in your pocketbook and protect yourself from consumer scams about free solar panels. Sunlight is one of the most widely available resources on the planet. With recent investments and advances in solar energy technology, more Americans than ever before can harness the sun’s rays and power up their homes […]

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Nuns Trying To Build New Orleans Solar Garden Want Fair Price For Power Generated

Credit to Author: Tim Tyler| Date: Wed, 05 Apr 2023 15:25:44 +0000

In order to help low-income families reduce their energy costs, an order of nuns wants to construct a community solar garden in New Orleans, but a few city regulations pertaining to their Community Solar Program are standing in the way. At a Tuesday committee meeting of the New Orleans City Council, the Sisters of the […]

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