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Press Release: Greeniverse LLC Receives 2013 Best of Denton Award

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Greeniverse LLC Receives 2013 Best of Denton Award Denton Award Program Honors the Achievement DENTON December 11, 2013 -- Greeniverse LLC has been selected for the 2013 Best of Denton Award in the Solar Energy Equipment category by the Denton Award Program. Each year, the Denton Award Program identifies companies that ...

Are Solar Panels Facing the Wrong Direction? : Greentech Media

Are Solar Panels Facing the Wrong Direction? New study finds that west-facing panels are far superior for cutting peak demand. Katherine Tweed November 14, 2013 West-facing rooftop solar panels produced 49 percent more electricity during peak demand compared to south-facing panels, according to a new study from Pecan Street Research Institute. The research is the ...

Solar airplane begins first leg of trip across America

 

Sun-powered plane completes California test flight

Local radio station taps the sun to send its signal

By: Bonnie Gonzalez Local non-profit radio station KDRP is on the air, but it’s not plugged into the power grid.  KDRP, located in Dripping Springs, is the first radio station in Texas to be 100 percent powered by the sun. A large solar panel ...

SolarAid and SunFunder Launch New Crowdfunding Project to Finance Solar Lighting in Zambia

by Staff Writers San Francisco CA (SPX) Sep 25, 2012 SolarAid and SunFunder will launch an innovative financing partnership to bring solar power to over 20,000 people in Eastern Zambia. SunFunder is providing up to $50,000 in loans to SolarAid through its social enterprise SunnyMoney, in 2012. The first loan, ...

Can a “Value of Solar Tariff” Replace Net Energy Metering?

Austin Energy’s VOST might be the answer to the NEM controversy. HERMAN K. TRABISH: AUGUST 24, 2012   Ten U.S. utilities currently account for 70 percent of all net energy metering (NEM) -- but most solar companies and utilities are thinking ...

Solar Comes to the NFL

As NFL season nears kickoff, NRG Energy is installing solar energy at some of the league’s biggest stadiums. By Andrew Moseman August 22, 2012 4:57 PM               A ribbon of glowing Jets-green shone around the top rim of MetLife Stadium last night. Later, the ring turned ...

Solar In Texas Is About To Get Bigger

By Holbert Janson August 3, 2012 San Antonio may soon become the solar energy capital of Texas.  A large new solar electricity project there will be the largest in the U.S. when completed.  Texas is already a leader in wind electricity and natural gas production.  Completion of ...

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