One of America’s Biggest Solar Panel Makers Quits Manufacturing – Yahoo Finance
12 Nov
1:03

One of America’s Biggest Solar Panel Makers Quits Manufacturing – Yahoo Finance

(Bloomberg) — SunPower Corp., one of America’s largest solar-panel makers, is giving up its manufacturing business to focus on installing rooftop systems. The company is spinning off its panel production operations into a new company, Maxeon Solar, that will be based in Singapore with factories in France, Malaysia, Mexico and […]

The ROI of this dual-axis tracker solar canopy at Kahala Tower in California is less than four years – Solar Builder
12 Nov
12:13

The ROI of this dual-axis tracker solar canopy at Kahala Tower in California is less than four years – Solar Builder

Mechatron Solar Inc. will inaugurate a six-unit dual axis commercial solar tracker car canopy at the Kahala Tower in Burlingame, Calif., on November 13. The patented, revolutionary M18KD-20 tracker is the largest dual axis solar tracker available in the United States, yielding between 45% to 60% more energy than a […]

How a white-domed 1980s home on a Florida island has had two pieces collapse into the ocean – Daily Mail
12 Nov
12:04

How a white-domed 1980s home on a Florida island has had two pieces collapse into the ocean – Daily Mail

Lost at sea! How doomed ‘hurricane-proof’ dome pods built as a sustainable vacation home for an oil tycoon in the 1980s have been swallowed up by Mother Nature Bob Lee was an oil businessman who lived in Tennessee but vacationed on Marco Island, Florida with his wife He bought seven acres […]

California might not require solar panels on new homes, after all – Los Angeles Times
12 Nov
12:04

California might not require solar panels on new homes, after all – Los Angeles Times

California became the first state in the nation last year to require solar panels on newly built homes. But it’s starting to look like the mandate wasn’t quite a mandate. The California Energy Commission also gave home builders the option of supplying solar power from an off-site facility, mollifying critics […]

Van Buren, Little Rock Companies Add Solar Power – Arkansas Business Online
11 Nov
11:03

Van Buren, Little Rock Companies Add Solar Power – Arkansas Business Online

We were unable to send the article. Arkansas Lighting of Van Buren, going back to the earth’s basic light source, the sun, will soon be fully powered by solar energy, the company announced last week. The lighting product manufacturer, which runs a 120,000-SF factory in Van Buren, has teamed with […]

Rutherford Pool in Ypsilanti to renovate bathhouse – MLive.com
11 Nov
10:35

Rutherford Pool in Ypsilanti to renovate bathhouse – MLive.com

YPSILANTI, MI – Ypsilanti’s public pool will have an improved bathhouse as soon as the 2020 season with the help of a state grant that ended a two-year fundraising effort to renovate the decades-old infrastructure at Rutherford Pool. The city has long delayed improvements at the bathhouse, said John Weiss, […]

11 Nov
10:34

PV – Nautilus Solar acquires 17.2 MW community solar portfolio from Borrego Solar – Renewable Energy Magazine

In addition to developing the portfolio, Borrego Solar will design, engineer, construct as well as maintain the systems. Nautilus will be responsible for the project management as the long-term owner and operator of the portfolio. Construction is targeted for completion during Q3 2020.Comprised of three solar projects in Monroe and […]

11 Nov
10:24

Letter: South Congregational Church to host solar panel dedication – Berkshire Eagle

To the editor: On behalf of South Congregational Church I would like to express heartfelt thanks to the wider community for supporting our 30 KW solar energy project. There are now 100 solar panels on our church roof enabling our 19th century church building to produce clean energy for the […]

Is green power a practical energy alternative? – Cleveland Daily Banner
11 Nov
10:24

Is green power a practical energy alternative? – Cleveland Daily Banner

By TIM SINIARD (Editor’s Note: This is the sixth in a two-week series exploring existing infrastructure and future needs in the Cleveland and Bradley County community.) Sunlight is free, right?  But by taking a closer look, using solar energy to generate electricity remains expensive when the costs of purchasing and […]

A robust safety culture enhances an entire system – MassTransitMag.com
11 Nov
9:43

A robust safety culture enhances an entire system – MassTransitMag.com

Omnitrans has been focused on enhancing the safety and security of both its daily operations and emergency readiness and has recently been recognized for these efforts.  The agency’s initiatives touch on almost every aspect of the system, from providing improvements to coach operator training and implementing new safety features on buses, […]

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