Posts tagged: Creative Commons

Solar Energy on the Rise As Brazil Diversifies Energy Mix

Solar energy is on the rise in Brazil as the country’s latest national energy auction attracted 400 applications for photovoltaic (PV) plant development.   Brazil’s energy auctions invite all forms of energy development to bid for government power supply contracts. This year is only the second time that solar has been included in the auction […]

Walgreens Taking on Big Boxes for Solar Energy Leadership

While big-box retailers like Walmart and Ikea are nationally known for their adoption of renewable energy, the drug store chain Walgreens is quickly joining their ranks. The Deerfield, Illinois-based company is already one of the nation’s retail leaders in the installation of rooftop solar panels. And the company recently announced it will be working together […]