250 miles west of Senegal, the island nation of Cape Verde is making plans to ditch fossil fuels and derive 100% of its electricity from wind and solar power by 2020.
Covering 1.2% of the Sahara Desert with solar panels could generate enough electricity to power the entire world says professor Mehran Moalem on Quora.
The Los Angeles City Council voted unanimously on Friday to switch to 100% renewable energy as soon as possible. The action by the Council directs the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to develop a plan for deriving 100% of the electricity the city uses fromrenewable sources. The directive specifies that LADWP should examine […]
China, Japan, South Korea, and Russia plan a global ultra-high voltage grid for renewable energy. But first, they must settle their political differences.
Campaigning in Pennsylvania on Monday, Donald Trump confirmed he is an ignoramus by telling the audience that solar power was too expensive and wind turbines kill all the birds.
Switch, the operator of two large data centers in Nevada, has sued the state public utilities commission and NV Energy alleging fraud, negligence and collusion. It seeks $30,000,000 in damages.
The California Public Utilities Commission says its Solar Initiative reached its goal one year earlier than planned, with more than 1,750 megawatts of new solar power installed since 2007.
The Solar For All report encourages utility companies to take a more aggressive role in bringing rooftop and residential solar power to low and middle income families. It offers three easy, common sense steps to achieve that end.
Acting on a complaint filed by the United States, the World Trade Organization has ruled against India, saying its requirement for domestic content on solar projects is discriminatory to US solar companies.
Originally published on Cost of Solar. California is ground zero for solar energy in the United States. So, it seems logical to start our state-level solar energy deep dives here. In the article below, I’ll provide as thorough a look at California solar incentives + solar installers + solar costs as I’ve seen anywhere. Actually, it […]