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This is the date of the once-in-a-lifetime total solar eclipse, a rare astronomical event in which the Earth, moon and sun line up so that the moon completely obscures the sun, revealing the sun's atmosphere, or corona, and plunging places along its ...
SAN FERNANDO (CBSLA) - From coding and electrical wiring to sewing, a team of all-female engineers at San Fernando high school can do it all.
As some scientists search for habitable planets outside our solar system, other researchers are tackling a similar question for the moons of these planets.
Oncor Electric, the largest utility in Texas, has proposed a $317 million rate hike, or about 7.5%, along with minimum charges for solar customers. If approved, it would bring the utility's total revenue requirement to approximately $4.5 billion. The ...
With 20 watts of solar panels, a 16Ah lithium-ion battery bank, and an onboard inverter, along with multiple charging ports, this compact solar generator is a great off-grid accessory. Last month, I wrote about Renogy's solar briefcase product, the ...
The company, with a registered address at Old Castle View, Kilgobbin Road, Dublin 18, claims the board abdicated its responsibility by refusing permission on the basis it would be premature to develop the solar farm before any national or regional ...
When I moved to California to co-found Sunrun after fighting in Afghanistan, the solar industry was a small band of true believers -- no more than 5,000 strong.
The Michigan solar house, also known as MiSO, was the original concept of a tiny home. It was meant to be mobile, and self-sufficient using solar energy collected by rooftop solar panels to create electricity and heat for the home. The aluminum home is ...
CARSON CITY - A bill that would restore commercially viable rates for homeowners who want to install rooftop solar panels and participate in net metering had its first hearing Monday in an Assembly subcommittee.
Dr Zhengrong Shi, the founder of Suntech and the former UNSW PhD graduate known as the "Sun King," is returning to the solar market with a newly developed lightweight, ultra-thin and flexible panel that he is hailing as the biggest change to the solar ...
This March 9, 2016 file photo shows a total solar eclipse in Belitung, Indonesia. Hotel rooms already are going fast in Wyoming and other states along the path of next year's solar eclipse. The total solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017, will be the first in ...
MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Six customers complained to North Carolina's attorney general about Mooresville-based Power Home solar and Roofing. They accused the company of shoddy work, unwanted calls or misleading them. "It's been a roller coaster," ...
The EV Arc is a solar array that charges electric vehicles, providing as much as 220 miles' worth of electricity each day. - Jed Kim/Marketplace.
California ISO notes they might have to curtail 6,000-8,000MW of electricity. If they were speaking in total production at a peak moment, that would represent 73-98% of last Thursday's solar peak. If that peak were to run for an hour - it would fill 75 ...
For years, Florida has been an underachiever in solar power. Despite being ranked third in the nation for rooftop-solar potential by the solar Energy Industries ...
Dominion plans to invest $100 million to build and begin operating two new solar energy sites near Ridgeland.
Astronomers have long discussed the likelihood of a ninth planet on the outer edges of the solar System, but nothing has been found yet.
"Highly competitive reverse auctions, falling module and component prices, the introduction of solar parks, lower borrowing costs, and the entry of large power Conglomerates with strong balance sheets and access to cheaper capital have all contributed ...
The sheds are built like any other, but they have a saltbox-style roof featuring a solar array. By Madeline St. AmourMorning Sentinel.
solar power projects have grown rapidly across Alaska, as builders and homeowners take advantage of financial benefits and a desire to produce their own ...
A month ago, California broke its all-time solar record, with nearly 8,800 megawatts of solar power flooding the state's main electric grid on a Friday afternoon.
2017 Gross margin reductions could have a lesser impact on Canadian solar. capital expense becomes a transitional indicator. Solvency watch - project debt ...
Werner attributes his bullish outlook on the forthcoming Indian solar boom largely to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's commitment to building out the sector.
Tesla's recent SEC filing included this: "We plan to reduce customer acquisition costs by cutting advertising spend and increasingly selling solar products in Tesla stores. In the fourth quarter of 2016, we revealed the solar roof product, of which we ...
Though a federal tax credit remains in place until 2021, with the prices of panels and installation falling about 63 percent over the past five years, per the solar Energy Industries Association trade group, members of the industry in Virginia will not ...
Let's start with the big, long-term picture. The solar industry has grown at an enormous rate over the past couple of decades, yet it still makes up a tiny portion of global electricity production.
About 1,250 electric customers, or 6 percent of CFU's total customer base, are participating in its Simple solar project, and more are on a waiting list.
Imagine a future when solar cells can be sprayed or printed onto the windows of skyscrapers or atop sports utility vehicles - and at prices potentially far cheaper ...
Since 9NEWS aired a story on March 21st about hotels in Oregon spiking prices for August's solar eclipse we've started to hear from others and are looking into those complaints.
Dominion announced it will construct, own and operate two solar facilities totaling 81 MW of solar capacity in South Carolina, one of which would be the state's largest.
In New Orleans East, at least 2,150 homes have solar energy, and several homeowners are landing the panels at little or no initial cost.
It was not a good day Wednesday for at least one City Hall employee, as unused part related to the placement of solar panels on City Hall roof, blew off the building, landing in the car of Jared Fulgoni, assistant superintendent.
Palo Alto, Calif.-based Tesla, now combined with Musk's solarCity in a $2.6 billion deal, says its solar roof will cost less than a normal roof after factoring in the price of labor and before considering savings from energy generation.
solar panels that power Moreau Town Hall are seen in front of the town offices on Wednesday. The array isn't large enough to cover all of Town Hall's power, and officials are looking for solutions.
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority recently announced that the second phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum solar Park has been commissioned.
government support for innovative solar solutions isn't dead. Yet.
The solar facility, located in New market next to Highway 11-E, is consistently sending over 55 MWh of energy each month to the grid.
California's grid operator is warning of curtailments of up to 8 gigawatts this spring, as a booming solar market collides with overflowing dams.
Tata Power solar issued a press release stating that it has increased its solar panel production capacity from 200 megawatts to 400 megawatts.
Let me start by saying that "17 places" to watch this year's total solar eclipse in Oregon is a little misleading. The truth is, there are dozens of places to see the rare cosmic event, from big music festivals to little state parks.
Somalia/Baidoa District: While drought is ravaging the countryside, a rural community is surviving with the help of solar powered irrigation and agricultural ...
Canadian solar published its fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results this week, and despite impressive and record-high shipment figures, the company finished the year well behind on revenue due in part to the massive cost declines we have ...
That is just one of many findings of The New solar System, a sprawling report released earlier this week by Stanford University's Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and finance, a joint research center that includes the university's business and ...
Once largely confined to the sunny Southwest, utility-scale solar power plants are now being built everywhere from Minnesota to Alabama to Maine.
engineers at the University of Glasgow in Scotland have developed an innovative way of using the sun to power a "synthetic skin" used on prosthetic limbs.
A new report suggests that playing nice with China could be the key to success.
A group of researchers funded by a Japanese government program develops "industrially compatible" cells.
Why would anyone even consider shutting down as much as 80 percent of California's giant solar power plants, which cost virtually nothing to run and emit no pollution?


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