Posts tagged: renewable energy

Walmart to Install Solar Panels on 19 of its Stores in Illinois, Including Belleville

BY: TERI MADDOX The nation’s largest retailer is joining the solar boom in Illinois next year. Walmart has reached an agreement with a California company to install solar systems at two distribution centers and 19 stores, including those in Belleville, O’Fallon, Sparta and Litchfield. It’s billed as a way to save money and help the […]

After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico May Shift To 100% Renewable Energy

After Hurricane Maria left many on the island without electricity for nearly a year, politicians are leaning toward a more sustainable and resilient way to power Puerto Rico. BY: Adele Peters After Hurricane Maria decimated Puerto Rico’s power grid, causing the longest blackout in U.S. history, it ignited a new push for renewable energy–a solution that could be […]

School District Soars Into The Future On Solar Energy

By: Bay Stephens BIG SKY – The spring of 2017 saw the installation of Big Sky School District’s 7.125 kW solar photovoltaic array on the south-facing roof of Ophir School. The system—an array of solar panels that looks down on the playground—along with a digital kiosk run by Bonneville Environmental Foundation displaying the energy data, […]

Walmart Strikes Renewable Energy Deal with SunPower

The agreement will see a combination of rooftop and ground-mount systems installed. Construction of the solar systems is slated to start in the first half of 2019 By: Anmar Frangoul Grocery giant Walmart has entered into an agreement with SunPower that will see the renewable energy firm install solar power at two distribution centers and 19 […]

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T-Mobile will power its Washington headquarters with 100% renewable energy by 2021

By: Kelly Pickerel T-Mobile announced it has signed on to Puget Sound Energy’s (PSE) Green Direct program, giving the company access to a blend of local wind and solar renewable energy sources, which will be used to power its Bellevue, Washington, headquarters with 100% renewable energy by 2021. This move will help the Un-carrier save millions […]