Solar Power Revolution
In Iowa, solar is fighting back against utilities and winning. The first utilities that figure out how to do business with solar providers, instead of suing them, could be doing pretty well for themselves in the future.
In Iowa, solar is fighting back against utilities and winning
A Double-Duty Solar Solution:This simple solar water heater provides both domestic hot water & space heating. You can adjust the size & design to meet the needs of your home. You’ll find nearly all the materials at your local hardware store, & to build it, you need only basic carpentry skills & a little plumbing know-how. Amazingly, the cost of this DIY system is only about 1/8 of what you would pay for an equivalent commercial system!
A Double-Duty Solar Solution: How to Build a Solar Water Heater
Elon Musk, chairman of the solar installer SolarCity and CEO of the electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors, envisions putting solar panels on every home's roof "that would generate enough power to also charge up a Tesla in the garage. A Tesla battery could then power the home at night with stored solar power." The trick is making all this technology available and cheaper than "conventional" fossil fuels.
Elon Musk Works of Solar, Battery Endeavors
Using livestock in the solar power industry is a time-honored practice dating back to at least last Monday.
This Texas solar farm uses sheep for its landscaping needs
Opower Eyeing The Community Solar Market "Opower — up until now a software-as-a-service company that partners with utilities around the world to promote energy efficiency — is now eyeing the distributed solar energy market as well, according to a recent announcement." by James Ayre, CleanTechnica.com
Opower Eyeing The Community Solar Market
Community-Owned Renewable Energy: A How To Guide | This guide is intended as a first port of call to get an idea of how to start a community owned renewable energy project. After reading the guide we hope you will have the confidence to go and talk to relevant organisations and read more of the many detailed resources available to help you on your journey to developing your own community renewable energy project. The How To Guide was prepared with the financial assistance of the NSW Government.
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