Category Archives: residential solar kits

Silverstein, Garlock and Whitfield retain OPALCO board seats – Islands’ Weekly
24 Apr
5:21

Silverstein, Garlock and Whitfield retain OPALCO board seats – Islands’ Weekly

Submitted by OPALCO On Saturday, April 13th, The results of OPALCO’s Board of Director election were announced at the 82nd Annual Meeting on the interisland ferry. In District 3 (Lopez et al), Brian Silverstein led with 1,661 votes, landing a three-year term; Peter Garlock was close with 1,264 votes to […]

Creative husband and wife quit their jobs to work together renovating homes – Daily Mail
24 Apr
5:32

Creative husband and wife quit their jobs to work together renovating homes – Daily Mail

The next Chip and Joanna? Husband and wife who quit their jobs to flip houses professionally despite having NO experience reveal how they turned it into a lucrative business in just a few years Chris and Claudia Beiler, from Lancaster, Pennsylvania, gave up their jobs to pursue a career in […]

Three children killed in Idlib shelling – Syrian Arab Republic – ReliefWeb
23 Apr
5:52

Three children killed in Idlib shelling – Syrian Arab Republic – ReliefWeb

Three children were killed on Monday in a new wave of shelling across Idlib, in North West Syria, that hit schools, infrastructure and displacement camps over the past few days, driving thousands of people out of their homes. Two Save the Children-supported schools were heavily damaged. The three boys from […]

EAST AFRICA: KawiSafi raises $70 million to expand solar off grid – AFRIK 21
23 Apr
6:04

EAST AFRICA: KawiSafi raises $70 million to expand solar off grid – AFRIK 21

KawiSafi Ventures, an investment fund that finances companies specialising in off-grid solar energy, has raised $70 million for projects in East Africa. The financial mobilisation was carried out through Acumen Capital Partners, an organisation that invests in sustainable and socially responsible companies. New financing is flowing into the off-grid solar […]

RV for sale: What to know before buying a camper van – Curbed
22 Apr
6:20

RV for sale: What to know before buying a camper van – Curbed

Maybe you saw a cool rig on Instagram, or maybe you want to relive childhood memories of camping in a vintage Volkswagen bus. After months of browsing and research, you want to buy a camper van. Love campers and trailers? Come join our community group. You could go to your […]

Mozambique: Registration still has not started in many places – AllAfrica – Top Africa News
22 Apr
5:02

Mozambique: Registration still has not started in many places – AllAfrica – Top Africa News

By Joseph Hanlon One week after the official start of registration, our correspondents report that people are unable to register at many posts. Some posts have never opened, while others closed in the first three days. Problems remain with registration kit failures, lack of electricity or batteries, and the cyclone, […]

In Colorado and beyond, community ‘barn raising’ helps tribes build solar – Energy News Network
22 Apr
5:13

In Colorado and beyond, community ‘barn raising’ helps tribes build solar – Energy News Network

©2019 E&E Publishing, LLCRepublished with permission Dozens of workers and volunteers will meet this month in a hayfield outside a tiny town on the southwestern tip of Colorado. There, they will unpack and install 3,500 solar panels, mounting them on a forest of steel pipes already sticking out of […]

The Four Items Yyou Really Need in Your Emergency Kit – Government Technology
21 Apr
5:22

The Four Items Yyou Really Need in Your Emergency Kit – Government Technology

(TNS) — Sure, we all intend to have our emergency kits packed and ready to go, but how many of us really get around to making it happen? Let’s change that. We asked Helen Chavez, assistant director with the Los Angeles County Office of Emergency Management, to give us some […]

Cutting Your Utility Bill: Build a simple solar water preheater to save electricity, reduce peak demand – Reading Eagle
21 Apr
5:32

Cutting Your Utility Bill: Build a simple solar water preheater to save electricity, reduce peak demand – Reading Eagle

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Power Grab: Orlando’s Clout Grows As Clean Energy Innovation Hub – Forbes
20 Apr
5:50

Power Grab: Orlando’s Clout Grows As Clean Energy Innovation Hub – Forbes

By Michael Keller As college students, Nicole Hall-Elser and Kinsley Gerks realized the world had a big waste problem: When the electronics at the heart of our modern society reach the end of their useful lives, they get thrown out like so much other garbage. The Orlando Utilities Commission is […]