Sandia scientist paving the way for solar energy | KRQE News 13 – KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A local scientists is paving the way when it comes to solar energy. He is hoping we could soon see the technology developed at Sandia Labs in Albuquerque homes. It is a growing field. “It works by getting sunlight in and turning it into electricity,” Murat Okandan, mPower CEO said. Scientist […]

UPS to spend $18M to install 26000 new solar panels – Computerworld

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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 […]

Brazil solar energy drive stalled by high costs, strict rules – Reuters

By Luciano Costa | SAO PAULO A government plan to spur the construction of solar energy farms in Brazil is faltering because of high costs, strict rules requiring local components and low-priced competition from Chinese suppliers, say regulators and power sector executives. Developers had been excited about solar power’s potential in a continent-sized country with […]

The White House Silences the DOE Solar Energy Team on Twitter … – Inverse

A social media blackout has struck at another U.S. government department. On Thursday, it emerged that an internal email to the Department of Energy’s SunShot solar program is telling employees to not post anything to Twitter or Facebook about work “until further notice.” The note, sent to the 50 staff members working on the project, […]

Electrek green energy brief: Apple+Buffett for 200MW, US Utility solar at $1/W, 90MW offshore wind for NY, more – Electrek

Apple agrees to purchase solar energy from 200MW Warren Buffet farm – Apple & NV Energy, owned by Warren Buffett, have agreed to build a 200MW solar power farm whose power will be sold to Apple for purpose of powering an Apple data center. A 200MW solar farm in Nevada, at retail rates, will cost […]

The Future Of Solar Energy In The US – What To Expect? – Clean Energy Authority (blog)

Solar power is a trend, no doubt about that. But how fast will it really spread? We all know the importance of sustainable power sources, but is it reasonable to expect that the switch to green energy will be painless? In this article, I’ll try to answer the question “What we can expect to happen […]

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 […]