Posts tagged: Business

The Advantages of a Biomass District Heating

There is a good chance that biomass district heating will provide many benefits. This is especially true when compared to traditional fossil fuels. If you live or operate on large property grounds, the benefits are even greater. Let’s go through the obvious and not-so obvious advantages of using such a scheme.   Fuel cost savings […]

Affordable, Solar-Powered Air Conditioning Via Partnership

Affordable, Solar-Powered Air Conditioning Via Partnership Between SolarCity And Carrier (via Clean Technica) Affordable, solar-powered air conditioning may soon become something that is far more common, thanks to a new partnership between SolarCity and one of the largest heating and air-conditioning solutions corporations in the world — Carrier. The goal… Tweet

Holy Trinity High cuts bill in half with renewable energy

Daraine Luton, Senior Staff Reporter SHOCKED THAT the approximately $1 million monthly electricity bill at Holy Trinity High School has been cut by half, the country’s sole power provider, the Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS), made its way to the Central Kingston-based school to investigate whether the reduction was due to meter tampering or abstraction. […]

These Solar-Powered Bike Lights Might Be The Only Ones You’ll Ever Need

Jordan Kushins I’m still pretty smitten since trying out this pair of bike lights that mount permanently to the headset and seatpost—but I still gotta remember to charge them. So I’m dying to try out Pixio by Rydon; these little illuminators are solar-powered, meaning every time you go for a daytime ride you’re powering up […]

Solar power company expanding in Las Vegas

By Vanessa Murphy 8 News NOW LAS VEGAS — One company’s expansion could mean cheaper electricity and more jobs here in southern Nevada. California-based Solar City wants to make Las Vegas its second headquarters. The company is offering a new plan for homeowners and businesses to get solar power, which it says will lower utility […]