Tesla's new solar energy station will power Hawaii at night – Engadget – Engadget

The Kapaia project is a combination 13MW SolarCity solar farm and 53MWh Tesla Powerpack station on the island of Kauai. In partnership with the KIUC (Kauai Island Utility Cooperative) the project will store the sun’s energy during the day and release it at night. The station (along with Kauai’s other renewable resource solutions including wind […]

Electrek green energy brief: Investment in solar power funds, climate science in 1859, solar 1.4% of US electricity … – Electrek

Foresight targets new 250MW UK pipeline with fresh placing – In essence, the group is selling shares in a cross section of solar projects. I don’t know exactly how it pays out – but it would seem logical to get some sort of payment for the electricity being sold in a near real time basis. What […]

POWER RANGERS: Latest TV Spot Adds More Fuel To The Green … – Comic Book Movie (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)

A new TV spot for the Power Rangers reboot has been released, featuring footage of Rita Repulsa confronting Trini which possibly adds a little fire to the popular Green Ranger theory. Come check it out! Ever since the first look photos of Elizabeth Banks as Rita Repulsa were released, there’s been a pretty major theory […]

Iowa power company attempting to generate its own solar energy – KETV Omaha

WOODBINE, Iowa — Just north of Omaha in Woodbine, Iowa, a power company is trying something new: generating its own solar energy. Advertisement The government touts the renewable-energy benefits of solar power. One thing that’s not talked about too much is the energy independence panels can bring rural power companies. “We think it’s doing really […]

Study: Solar Energy Could Power Pacemakers – Yahoo News

Study: Solar Energy Could Power Pacemakers More Researchers say energy from ambient sunlight may be a possible alternative to battery power for pacemakers and other medical implants, according to a study published recently in the international journal Annals of Biomedical Engineering. Cardiac pacemakers are usually powered by batteries that must be replaced or recharged every […]

Gulf Power Solar energy farms on target for summer launch – Pensacola News Journal

CLOSE Gulf Power installs ceremonial solar panels at Saufley Field Buy Photo Aaron Hagood, left, Andy Kuzilik, left center, Ray Leger, center, and Daniel Acosta, right, from Swinerton Renewable Energy, prepares to install solar energy panels at the new Gulf Power Solar energy farm on Saufley Field Wednesday afternoon. The new solar energy farm is […]

Political Power Boosts Controversial Green Energy Financing Scheme – Washington Free Beacon

AP BY: Lachlan Markay Follow @lachlanJanuary 16, 2017 5:00 am As an innovative but controversial green energy financing mechanism picks up steam, hacked communications from a former White House official provide previously unreported insight into the confluence of public policy, private investment, and political money that helped fuel its rise. Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) […]

Green Heroes: 86-year-old from Mumbai helps society save 40% on water and power bills – Hindustan Times

A decade-long struggle by 86-year-old Navin Chandra has paved way for homegrown answers to waste management, water and power problems through long-lasting, cost-effective and environment-friendly solutions. The seven-storey Sea Line housing society at Union Park in Khar (West) is equipped with solar power and a windmill for its electricity requirements, a rainwater harvesting facility that […]

Plug Power (PLUG) Closes $25M Senior Loan with NY Green Bank – StreetInsider.com

Get instant alerts when news breaks on your stocks. Claim your 2-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here. Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing energy solutions that change the way the world moves, announces it has closed a $ 25 million senior loan with NY Green Bank. This loan provides Plug Power […]