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Public hearing set on moratorium of solar energy projects – Finger Lakes Times

Public hearing set on moratorium of solar energy projectsFinger Lakes TimesSENECA — A public hearing will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday on the proposed adoption of a local law that would establish an indefinite moratorium on installation of large commercial solar energy systems in the town. The Town Board, which has …

Harnessing solar energy to fight local hunger – The Bakersfield Californian

The Bakersfield CalifornianHarnessing solar energy to fight local hungerThe Bakersfield CalifornianAll those forms of energy are essential to the running of Community Action Partnership of Kern’s Food Bank, whose food distribution poundage increased by more than 50 percent, from 9 million in 2013 to 13.6 million in 2016, to keep up with local hunger …and more »

Creating “Better Buildings” With Solar Energy – Facility Executive Magazine

Facility Executive MagazineCreating “Better Buildings” With Solar EnergyFacility Executive MagazineWhile renewable energy can be a costly capital investment, businesses and organizations are opening up their wallets to secure more reliable and affordable sources of energy for their buildings and facilities. Solar energy has seen dramatic reductions …and more »

Solar Energy is Revolutionizing Markets While Trump Tries to Prop Up a Dying Coal Industry – Newsweek

NewsweekSolar Energy is Revolutionizing Markets While Trump Tries to Prop Up a Dying Coal IndustryNewsweekProtecting coal jobs today makes as much sense as protecting typing pool jobs around the time personal computers caught on in the 1980s. Solar technology will destroy coal and oil as energy sources even if President Donald Trump stamps his feet, holds …Montana Takes Giant Leap In Solar Energy Job Growth – Up To 22nd In USANewstalkkgvoSolar energy focus of India’s efforts to exit from fossil fuelsThe NationalSolar power price slump casts shadow on India’s green futureDAWN.comOmaha World-Heraldall 73 news articles »

Minnesota moving up in rankings for solar energy – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star TribuneMinnesota moving up in rankings for solar energyMinneapolis Star TribuneMinnesota’s national ranking for solar energy capacity has climbed significantly after a flurry of new projects have come online. During the first quarter, the state ranked fourth nationally for new solar power installations compared with the same …New report ranks Nevada 4th nationally in solar capacityLas Vegas Review-JournalSolar accounts for 30 percent of new energy in US so far this yearEnvironment AmericaUS solar market added more than two gigawatts in first quarter of 2017, new study showsCNBCKallanish Energy (subscription) -Greentech Media -Portland Business Journalall 20 news articles »

Group-buying makes solar energy more affordable for Wauwatosa homeowners – Wauwatosa Now

Wauwatosa NowGroup-buying makes solar energy more affordable for Wauwatosa homeownersWauwatosa NowA group called Solar Tosa is seeking to combine Tosa homeowners into groups in the effort of creating an opportunity to install cost-effective solar power. “We promote renewable energy through education,” Peter Murphy, Midwest Renewable Energy …China just built the world’s biggest floating solar projectMashableMassachusetts finalizes incentive program for residential and commercial PVpv magazine USAall 21 news articles »

Forget Mexico. Could solar energy pay for Trump’s border wall? – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorForget Mexico. Could solar energy pay for Trump’s border wall?Christian Science Monitor“If the reports of his comments are true, we are glad to hear that the president appreciates the many benefits of solar energy,” said Dan Whitten, a spokesman for the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA). That doesn’t mean a “green” wall does …Not The Onion: Trump proposed covering his untenable border wall with solar panelsThinkProgressDonald Trump Proposes Covering Mexican Border Wall With Solar PanelsFuturismTrump pitched solar panels for border wall with Mexico, but local company staying out of discussionPhoenix Business JournalPolitico -Axios -Wall Street Journal -Reutersall 101 news articles »

Solar energy powers millions of green jobs – The Hill (blog)

The Hill (blog)Solar energy powers millions of green jobsThe Hill (blog)While continued solar energy growth is an economic and climate imperative, it is by no means immune to today’s political tribulations. President Trump giddily brandishes a false promise that he would make great deals and “bring jobs and prosperity to …Solar Energy Boom Turns to Bust for Indian ManufacturersNew York TimesChina is now home to the world’s largest floating solar energy farmShanghaiistPanasonic unit teams with Dominion Energy on Virginia solar powerElectric Light & PowerSmithsonianall 100 news articles »

Solar energy program planned in Oneonta – Oneonta Daily Star

Solar energy program planned in OneontaOneonta Daily StarSouthern Tier Solar Works will present a program in Oneonta about solar energy from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. The public seminar will be at B Side Ballroom in Clinton Plaza, downtown in the city. F…