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China is Now the Biggest Producer of Solar Energy in the World

From Futurism China has proven that it is, in fact, very serious about its intentions to lessen dependence on coal. According to China’s National Energy Administration (NEA), the country has more [...]

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Will Fossil Fuels And Conventional Cars Be Obsolete By 2030?

Rapidly falling prices of renewable energy are not just transforming the energy markets but disrupting them. By Frank Rijsberman, Contributor for Huffington Post In 2016, solar power became the [...]

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Amazon follows Google, Apple with commitment to solar energy

BY Emma Hincheliffe for Mashable Amazon on Thursday announced a new commitment to clean energy. Amazon will install solar panels on 15 of its U.S. fulfillment centers this year, and 50 worldwide [...]

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This Danish School Has Installed The World’s Largest Solar Facade

A new building in Copenhagen is covered by 12,000 colourful solar tiles, making it one of the largest building-integrated solar power plants in Denmark. By Peter Koekoek for Daily Planet The [...]

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Solar-powered cinema opens in Burkina ahead of festival

From Yahoo News A solar-powered cinema was unveiled in Burkina Faso Friday ahead of Ouagadougou’s hosting of Africa’s top film festival, even as movie theatres on the continent [...]

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World-first ‘solar-glass’ developed in Perth hopes to make deserts bloom

ABC Rural By Michelle Stanley Western Australian scientists have developed what is believed to be a world-first clear, energy harvesting glass which, if used in greenhouses, could produce crops [...]

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It’s Official: U.S. Solar Market Shattered Records In 2016

by Joseph Bebon on February 15, 2017 It’s no surprise that the U.S. solar sector broke records in 2016 – analysts long expected it to be a boom year – but newly released data highlights just how [...]

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Adding Solar Power Capability to Your Emergency Operations Center (EOC)

By Eric Holdeman Just yesterday I had a conversation with Anil Vijayendran, a sales rep with MiaSole, a company that makes solar panels that can be used in a variety of solutions. One of those [...]

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Panels to the people: ‘Community solar’ aims to democratize the sun

From the CS Monitor More solar projects start serving neighborhoods rather than just individual houses. But the movement is still in its early stages, especially in lower-income communities. [...]

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Engie To Replace Coal Plant In Brisbane With Solar Farms

By Steve Hanley for CleanTecnica In the Australian state of Victoria, the Hazelwood coal fired generating plant supplies 20% of the state’s total electrical power. Hazelwood is owned by French [...]