Google Buys NextEra Wind Power

Google buys NextEra wind power

As part of its effort to power more of its data centre servers with renewable energy, Google has this month committed to buy power from a NextEra wind farm in Oklahoma. The formation of a power purchase agreement for energy produced at …


http://www.newenergyworldnetwork.com/renewable-energy-news/by-technology/wind/google-buys-nextera-wind-power.html

Solar Panels Bike Lanes/Roads Coming to Holland

Any technological development that brings attention the incredible versatility of solar power is a good thing in my view. It heralds the day that every home and business is run on solar and wind power. blog comments powered by Disqus


http://cleantechnica.com/2011/04/25/solar-panels-bike-lanesroads-coming-to-holland/

In California, Solar Panels Increase the Selling Price of Your Home


In California, rooftop solar panels sell for about $3.90 to $6.40 per watt, or an average premium of $17000 for a two-year-old 3.1 kW system. That number drops slowly as panels age, though the incentive is certainly there. …


http://solar.calfinder.com/blog/news/will-solar-panels-increase-home-selling-price/

Radiant Heat Fireplace Shines

Tulikivi Radiant Heat Fireplace Shines in NET ZERO Colorado Home

Tulikivi, headquartered in Juuka, Finland, has been featured before in Green Building Elements. The company is the world’s largest manufacturer of heat-retaining fireplaces, exporting over half of its output to Europe and North America. …


http://greenbuildingelements.com/2011/04/22/tulikivi-radiant-heat-fireplace-centerpiece-in-net-zero-colorado-home/

Green Building 101:

Future of Hydro Power Is SmallĀ 

Reciprocal Roof Frame Building: How-To, Materials, and… Green Construction …. WELCOME TO Green Building Elements. ? Green Design & architecture ? Sustainable Builds & materials ? Green Technology ? Urban planning & design …


http://greenbuildingelements.com/2011/04/14/green-building-101-future-of-hydro-power-is-small/