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Solar energy is one of the richest and cleanest energy sources available. Solar energy related technologies include solar heating, solar photovoltaics, solar thermal electricity and solar architecture, which can make considerable contributions to solving some of the most urgent problems the world now faces. (Wikipedia)

Marion Habitat for Humanity homeowner receives solar energy through new job training program – The Southern

The SouthernMarion Habitat for Humanity homeowner receives solar energy through new job training programThe SouthernMARION — When Nadine Rogers of Marion sought help from Lutheran Social Services of Illinois, she lacked the skills and confidence to secure a job. Through a training program funded through Illinois’ ground-breaking Future Energy Jobs Act, also called …Solar power about to shine here | Free | newstrib.comLaSalle News Tribuneall 2 news articles »

Despite Tariffs, Solar Energy Is Cheaper Than Ever – The Weather Channel

The Weather ChannelDespite Tariffs, Solar Energy Is Cheaper Than EverThe Weather ChannelIt’s just another sign that the solar energy train isn’t slowing down – if anything, it’s accelerating right through the tariffs. Solar markets analysts say prices are dropping even faster than expected, and it’s allowing solar projects in sunny, arid …100% renewable energy, no net metering caps and more in …pv magazine USASolar Technology Costs Tumble Further With China’s Industry ShiftsGreen Mattersall 53 news articles »

Is the energy-storing solar cell soon to be reality? – EurekAlert (press release)

Is the energy-storing solar cell soon to be reality?EurekAlert (press release)Intramolecular reactions are making it possible for solar energy to be transformed and stored in a singular molecule. This may form the basis for constructing energy-storing solar cells. Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) is …

New Trade Association Promotes Solar, Energy Storage In Puerto Rico – Solar Industry

Solar IndustryNew Trade Association Promotes Solar, Energy Storage In Puerto RicoSolar Industry“At this crucial moment for Puerto Rico, we are calling on the people to join this effort that aims to guide and educate around the use of solar energy to reduce dependence on the traditional electrical system,” says Patrick James Wilson, president of …Puerto Rico’s governor says there will be ‘hell to pay’ if officials withheld mortality dataCNNLife After Maria: How Travelers Can Help Puerto Rico RecoverNew York MagazinePuerto Rico still needs help — list of volunteer opportunities, charitiesAtlanta Journal ConstitutionAtlanta Journal Constitutionall 171 news articles »

Solar energy – Hastings Tribune

Solar energyHastings TribuneThe city of Hastings and Adams County are setting a bad precedent. So here we are in mid-2018 and Hastings and Adams County have been caught sleeping at the switch and have completely failed to create solar zoning requiremen…

Consumers Energy will dramatically increase solar energy by 2040 – Michigan Radio

Michigan RadioConsumers Energy will dramatically increase solar energy by 2040Michigan RadioConsumers Energy plans to dramatically increase its use of solar energy by the year 2040. It’s a big part of the utility’s first long-term energy plan, required by Michigan’s new energy law. CEO Patty Poppe says solar is clean energy, and the cost of …Consumers Energy to quit coal power by 2040, close 5 plants.The Detroit NewsConsumers Energy proposes plan to eliminate coal and increase renewables in MichiganSolar Power Worldall 17 news articles »

What Changed In The Solar Energy Industry In May? – CleanTechnica

CleanTechnicaWhat Changed In The Solar Energy Industry In May?CleanTechnicaroundup, below is a summary of major solar energy and energy storage news from May. This roundup isn’t just about big project announcements. The point is to highlight notable shifts or milestones here or there in the industry. Energy storage news …Global Investment in Wind and Solar Energy Is Outshining Fossil FuelsWall Street JournalSolar Energy is Now United States’ Biggest Power Source after Surpassing Wind and GasGreener Ideal (blog)all 160 news articles »

Canadian investment firm buys solar installations in San Antonio, Austin – San Antonio Express-News

San Antonio Express-NewsCanadian investment firm buys solar installations in San Antonio, AustinSan Antonio Express-NewsThe moves by Fengate Real Asset Investments, which recently opened an office in Houston, came as the trade group Solar Energy Industries Association reported that Texas added 41 megwatts of solar capacity — enough to power more than 8,000 homes on …Texas Could See $100 Million In Solar InvestmentsTexas Public Radioall 5 news articles »