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 […]

River Bend Solar Energy Center operational, selling solar power – Times Daily

OAKLAND – Van Wardlaw, Executive Vice President of External Relations for the Tennessee Valley Authority, said in 2009 TVA officials sat down and looked at the future of energy resources for the valley. “And today we have this. We are here at the dedication of a solar farm,” Wardlaw said Friday. TVA officials along with […]

Solar power proponents hopeful Trump sees benefit of growing industry – Los Angeles Times

Longtime solar executive Barry Cinnamon got up Wednesday wondering what a Donald Trump administration will mean for his industry. “I woke up this morning and walked to my car and took a picture of the sun coming up, and it did indeed come up,” said Cinnamon, president of Cinnamon Solar, one of the highest-profile solar companies […]

Arcadia Power lets anyone in the US buy solar panels at remote … – Quartz

For Americans, solar power can now come without the panel. Solar energy isn’t an option for millions of people living in cities—who have no rooftop to call their own—or without reasonable solar prices. There are 113 million homeowners in markets with competitively-priced solar power—but because of poor credit scores, 90% of them can’t get solar […]