Innovative venture for community-owned Renewable Energy

Innovative venture for community-owned Renewable Energy

The Appalachian Institute for Renewable Energy (AIRE) is preparing to launch a cooperative business venture for community-owned renewable energy. We’ve been working for the past 18 months to develop and tweak a model of collaborative …


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Spray-on solar panels tested

Spray-on solar panels tested at University of South Florida

New technology was unveiled last week that allows ordinary everyday surfaces like windows to be converted into solar panels by spraying on a special.

Solar cell technology based on organic materials
Image by BASF – The Chemical Company via Flickr

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Energy Efficient Gadgets

7 Energy Efficient Gadgets that Could Be 2010 Game-Changers

In 2008 the folks behind the show (Consumer Electronics Association) even bought the Green Gadgets show, and those exhibitors are now well-represented at CES, particularly in the Sustainable Planet section, which seems to grow …


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Another Massive Concentrating Solar Power Plant

Sec. Salazar Approves Another Massive Concentrating Solar Power

Salazar Approves Another Massive Concentrating Solar Power Plant. Calico received a positive “Final Record of Decision” from Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar (as the BLM is part of the Dept of the Interior). This is the 5th solar …

Moody sun burst hovering over a trough at Kram...
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Wind energy can power much of East Coast, study says

Wind energy can power much of East Coast…

The strong winds off the Atlantic Ocean could become a cost-effective way to power much of the East Coast — especially North and South Carolina, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Virginia, a new study released Tuesday says.