Solar (& Wind) Making Electricity Cheaper in Australia

Published on October 4th, 2012 | by

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  Solar power has $0 in fuel costs. Yes, you knew that, of course. But did you know that, because of that, solar power drives down the cost of electricity? (Wind does, too — for the same reason). However, it’s wholesale electricity prices that it forces down, and those aren’t always passed on to consumers. […] read more

Americans Love Solar (Republicans & Democrats, Alike)

Published on October 2nd, 2012 | by

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  Everyone loves solar. Well, ok, not everyone, but the HUGE majority of people. It’s been like this probably as long as the idea of solar power has been around. Thomas Edison was clearly a huge fan: Now, a new study conducted by Hart Research on behalf of the Solar Energy Industries Association, shows that Americans of […] read more

Avatar 2 To Be Powered By Solar (Lightstorm Entertainment Will Be, That Is)

Published on October 2nd, 2012 | by

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  If you hadn’t noticed from the obvious green theme in Avatar, and if you don’t keep up with director James Cameron news, you probably don’t know that prolific director James Cameron (of Avatar, Titanic, and plenty of other films) is a full-blooded environmentalist now. But I’m telling you, so now you know. 😀 And […] read more

Top 10 Solar Countries

Published on April 30th, 2010 | by

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We hear a lot about how Germany and Spain have increased solar energy greatly in recent years with supportive government policies. We also hear a lot about China’s big clean energy push. And, despite trouble getting the US federal government to do much for solar energy, we know that the US is still continuously moving […] read more