Category Archives: residential solar farm

Islands of climate innovation – MENAFN.COM
15 Jun
12:19

Islands of climate innovation – MENAFN.COM

(MENAFN – Gulf Times) To live in a small island state today is to reckon regularly with the cruellest irony of climate change. Islands contribute little to global warming, but they are the first to suffer from its devastating effects and the least equipped to manage them.As carbon dioxide emissions […]

We obliterated a freeway — imagine what else we could do – Grist
15 Jun
11:08

We obliterated a freeway — imagine what else we could do – Grist

The world of the possible Subscribe to Shift Happens Over the past few weeks, the crew at Grist’s Seattle HQ has gotten a fresh look at this city, thanks to the demolition of an elevated freeway called the Alaskan Way Viaduct. The viaduct, built in 1953, ran right along the […]

#LaconiaCityBoxscore — June 15 | Local News | laconiadailysun.com – The Laconia Daily Sun
14 Jun
11:48

#LaconiaCityBoxscore — June 15 | Local News | laconiadailysun.com – The Laconia Daily Sun

LACONIA — Retired Brig. Gen. Donald Bolduc related an unusual story about his late father, Armand A. Bolduc, on Monday when a plaque was unveiled outside the City Council Chambers, officially naming the room for the man who served there for 34 years as a city councilor. […]

Three BCPS teachers chosen as N.C. Energy Literacy fellows – Morganton News Herald
14 Jun
8:26

Three BCPS teachers chosen as N.C. Energy Literacy fellows – Morganton News Herald

Three Burke County Public Schools engineering teachers were selected to participate in the 2019 N.C. Energy Literacy Fellows Program, a yearlong teacher professional development program that combines hands-on STEM investigations with place-based explorations of energy production facilities, energy research facilities and relevant careers. Andrea Gladden (East Burke […]

Hicks on Biz: NO to the Epcor solar farm proposal – Edmonton Sun
14 Jun
5:02

Hicks on Biz: NO to the Epcor solar farm proposal – Edmonton Sun

By GRAHAM HICKS I like Epcor. I really do. I like the notion of a city-owned company successfully competing in the free market, this year delivering a monstrous $171 million shareholder dividend to the city. Epcor has been so good for the city. A far-sighted decision to become a global […]

Hicks on Biz: NO to the Epcor solar farm proposal – Edmonton Sun
14 Jun
5:02

Hicks on Biz: NO to the Epcor solar farm proposal – Edmonton Sun

By GRAHAM HICKS I like Epcor. I really do. I like the notion of a city-owned company successfully competing in the free market, this year delivering a monstrous $171 million shareholder dividend to the city. Epcor has been so good for the city. A far-sighted decision to become a global […]

Renewables still setting strong pace in South Australia – pv magazine Australia
14 Jun
7:32

Renewables still setting strong pace in South Australia – pv magazine Australia

The April shelving of a major solar thermal plant has done little to slow the pace of renewable energy projects being proposed in South Australia. June 14, 2019 pv magazine From The Lead In the past three months, applications for almost 1.7 gigawatts of renewable energy generation across six projects […]

Dramatic Reduction of Carbon Footprint for Ithaca Reform Temple – Lansing Star
14 Jun
4:04

Dramatic Reduction of Carbon Footprint for Ithaca Reform Temple – Lansing Star

The Ithaca Reform Temple, Congregation Tikkun v’Or, has analyzed energy improvements to its synagogue on Triphammer Road. More than two full years of operation with the upgrades in place have been analyzed and are slightly different than some numbers that were prematurely circulating in the community. In short: compared to […]

Two fossil fools tell coal’s future – Echonetdaily
13 Jun
9:21

Two fossil fools tell coal’s future – Echonetdaily

Fossil-fuel dinosaurs excited about a lump of coal. Phillip Frazer Two of our nation’s top climate-change deniers, speaking immediately after the coalition’s election victory, unwittingly revealed why Australia’s coal reserves are doomed to remain largely in the ground. First came former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce, cheeks reddened as ever […]

Moreau reacts to interest in solar farms | Local | poststar.com – Glens Falls Post-Star
13 Jun
4:30

Moreau reacts to interest in solar farms | Local | poststar.com – Glens Falls Post-Star

MOREAU — Two companies want to build solar farms in town, but the town has no regulations to allow them, or stop them. The Town Board began the process Tuesday of putting into place a solar farm moratorium, so it can develop regulations before the farms are […]