Posts tagged: rooftop solar

Nissan Moves Into Home Solar Energy Storage

By: Nick Lavars Electric power is a big part of the modern automaker’s MO, and more and more are looking to flex these muscles when it comes to the home. The newly announced Nissan Energy Solar is the Japanese firm’s take on a complete home energy management system, making use of old Leaf batteries and rooftop solar […]

An Entirely Renewable Energy Future is Possible, A New Study Says

Written by: Adam Wernick A new study finds that countries around the world could shift their economies entirely to renewable energy sources, such as solar, wind and hydroelectric, by the year 2050. The researchers map out the blend of energy sources that each of 139 countries would need to completely switch their energy to electric power. The […]

Increasing Number of Farms Switching to Solar Power

By: Ashley Robinson Farmers have always followed natural progression when it comes to technology. “(Farmers aren’t) using horses to plow their fields anymore. Solar’s just kind of another step that allows them to be competitive and control the cost that’s a business expense,” said Nathan Jones, solar energy advisor with miEnergy. Jones was at Canada’s Farm […]

What happens in Vegas…

By: Jim Roth It’s been said that “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas,” yet Las Vegas and Nevada are making news that is worth talking about for Oklahoma and elsewhere. In this new era of state-led environmental leadership, one state is getting its renewable energy policies back on track – Nevada. Already a longtime […]

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South Australia Heading to 80% Wind and Solar by 2021/22

By: Giles Parkinson South Australia is not just likely to have already met its target of 50 per cent renewables some eight years ahead of time, it is now heading for an extraordinary penetration rate of 80 per cent wind and solar by 2021. That, at least, is the presumption of the Australian Energy Market […]