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Paying For Solar – Tips For Financing a Residential System

<i>Editor’s Note: This blog post is part of the SunShot Initiative’s series on solar and real estate. Read all the posts here.</i><p>After you’ve made the …

Solar Power

Why Should Only the Wealthy Get Solar Panels?

Washington, D.C., has embarked on an aggressive clean-energy plan, but a big challenge will be making sure it doesn't worsen existing inequalities.<p>WASHINGTON, D.C.—For homeowners and renters, drawing energy from solar panels on their roofs can be very cost-effective: Some estimates put monthly …

New US solar workforce development program will help facilitate the training of more skilled workers

<b>The Solar Training Network will work to build a diverse, qualified solar workforce to meet the needs of the solar revolution.</b><p>With the number of US …

FERC Ruling Opens Solar Market Potential to Co-Ops and Munis

<i>FERC obligated DMEA to “purchase from QFs offering available energy and capacity”</i><p>Access to solar energy has significantly increased as the cost of …

Renewable Energy

The Top 10 Solar States & How Utilities Are Fighting Them

With three solar panels installed for every two Nevadans, Nevada now has more solar capacity per person than any other state. But, at the behest of …

Solar Power

Solar Technology Is The Latest Attempt To Bring LIfe Back To ‘Uninhabitable’ Chernobyl

Looking to mine every resource it can from every scrap of land, there are reports Ukraine will be transforming Chernobyl into the world’s largest solar farm. The hope is that the contaminated nuclear wasteland as a solar farm will be able to produce a third of the electricity the plant generated …

Chernobyl

Expansive Florida Penthouse Sets Record-Breaking Price

The four-bedroom unit sold for $8.9 million, and its sister penthouse could go for even more…<p>The <b>South Tower penthouse</b> at Auberge Beach Residences & …

Real Estate

World's First Drive-In Residential Tower Lists $32.5M Penthouse With 11-Car Garage On The 56th Floor

When Porsche Design Group (the design company rooted in sports car history and not the sports car company) announced the launch of its first real-estate property in Sunny Isles Beach, Florida, it was safe to expect car-related features catered to wealthy car fans. But beyond the relatively expected …

Tesla Gigafactory: a look at Panasonic’s impressive machines for battery cell manufacturing

Tesla has been giving tours of its Gigafactory all week starting with WSJ and NYT exclusives on Monday and followed by an important press tour on Tuesday, but during those events, Tesla and Panasonic blocked access or stopped the media from taking pictures of parts of the plant.<p>Now a group of VIPs …

Tesla

Tom Morello, the Smashing Pumpkins’ Jimmy Chamberlin Join Jane’s Addiction at Lollapalooza: Watch

Jane's Addiction frontman Perry Farrell’s annual Lollapalooza festival is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and the band was at the festival tonight to perform. They brought out Rage Against the Machine (and more recently, Prophets of Rage) guitarist Tom Morello to perform “Mountain …

Smashing Pumpkins

Report: New Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch will be unveiled very soon

If you're in the market for a new smartwatch, you might want to put your wallet away and wait just a little longer.<p>Samsung is reportedly planning to …

Elon Musk just shared new details about Tesla’s car-sharing service of the future

In the future, you may not only have to worry about your Uber rating, but also your Tesla rating.<p>Musk shared some new details about Tesla's future car-sharing service on Friday evening and it sounds like he intends to include an Uber-like rating system in which Tesla owners get to rate people who …

Samsung's Gear 360 is the VR video camera for the masses

Samsung's Gear 360 gets all the basics right for a consumer 360 camera.<p>It's small, easy to use (for capturing and editing), the video quality is good …

10 Inspirational movie quotes for entrepreneurs

Share25<p>Tweet<p>Share65<p>+16<p>Shares 96<p>Hollywood has produced a lot of memorable movies quotes over the years, and everyone has their favorite. But did you …

Elon Musk of Tesla Sticks to Mission Despite Setbacks

FREMONT, Calif. — Elon Musk, the chief executive of Tesla Motors, sat in a glass-walled conference room here last week in the company’s auto factory. Around him, workers and robots were building the $70,000 luxury vehicles that have redefined how people think about electric cars.<p>But autos are just …

Tesla

Elon Musk just made an incredibly important point about solar energy

Visionaries like Elon Musk know how underrated solar power is.<p>In an interview on December 15 at the American Geophysical Union meeting, Musk mentioned that if we covered just a corner of Utah or Nevada with solar panels, we could power the entire US, as Nature News' Lauren Morello reported.<p>This …

Elon Musk - Brilliant quotes by the Iron Man of Startups!

“Going from PayPal, I thought well, what are some of the other problems that are likely to most affect the future of humanity? Not from the …

Elon Musk

I asked Larry Page, Elon Musk, and Jack Dorsey how they felt when they started their companies — here's how they responded

If you do the math, becoming an entrepreneur is insane. The odds of success are tiny; failure is almost guaranteed. To make the leap, you have to be fearless.<p>Or so I thought.<p>I spent the past three years working on a book, "Originals," about the people who champion new ideas to drive creativity and …

Review ‒ Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

Photo Credit: SpaceX<p>The first biographical publication by technology writer Ashlee Vance is an investigative account of the life of Elon Musk and how …

Elon Musk

Artificial intelligence: Elon Musk backs open project ‘to benefit humanity’

<b>CALIFORNIA</b>: Some of the most prominent executives in the technology industry including the Tesla and SpaceX boss Elon Musk are backing a non-profit …

How Misfits Like Elon Musk and Richard Branson Become the World's Best Leaders

What is the key to turning more troublemakers into innovators?<p><i>Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers</i> ... somehow when Steve Jobs narrates the Think Different campaign created for his own company, it feels like the perfect tribute to the unconventional thinker himself. …

Motivation