Brian Welsh

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How much solar energy can your roof make? Just Google it

<b>Marrakech, Morocco (CNN) —</b> If you've ever thought about putting solar panels on your roof, you know that the process doesn't exactly qualify as an impulse purchase.<p>Typically, it involves multiple visits from solar installers.<p>The standard practice in the industry is to go up on the rooftop with a …

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Apple's new solar-powered campus, and more in the week that was

In other news, Donald Trump tapped Elon Musk to serve as a strategic advisor.<p>As the founder of Tesla, Elon Musk is a proponent of clean technology and renewable energy. That's why it's so surprising that Donald Trump has selected Musk to serve as a strategic advisor -- here's hoping Musk can …

The new Tesla is powering an entire island with solar energy

SolarCity, the company Tesla officially acquired on Monday, is powering nearly the entire island of Ta’u in American Samoa with solar power.<p>SolarCity …

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How Much Does Solar Panel Installation Really Cost? Here’s How To Find Out

<b>Published on</b> December 13th, 2016 | <i>by Sponsored Content</i><p>0<p>December 13th, 2016 by <b>Sponsored Content</b><p>By Justin Lonson<p>Want to generate clean energy and pay …

US Smashes Solar Power Records in 2016

The US smashed all prior records for installation of both grid scale and residential solar power in 2016 according to SEIA and GTM Research. Both …

Homeowners Increasingly Couple Solar Panels with Rechargeable Energy Storage Tech

(TNS) -- Bill Coleman needed to replace the roof on his Los Altos home. The tech entrepreneur decided to package new roof tiles with a solar power …

Clean Energy

Why This Indiana School District Is Going Completely Solar

Budgeting is one of those necessary evils. It’s tough, but you’ve got to do it.<p>And for school districts, with growing costs and fixed funding, it’s …

Solar Power

Off-Grid Solar Power Booms in Africa as US Backs Technology Roll Out

More than 600 million people in Africa have no access to electricity, according to the International Energy Agency.<p>But new technology could provide …

The U.S. solar industry is booming — and it isn’t afraid of Trump

By Chelsea Harvey<p>Chelsea Harvey<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The U.S. solar industry experienced its biggest boom yet this year, with a record-breaking 4,143 megawatts (or million watts) of solar generating capacity added in the third quarter of 2016, according to a new report. And the fourth quarter is on track …

Work Remotely? Try These Productivity Tips

Remote working means we no longer have to choose between a career and travel. Improved efficiency and lower stress mean it can be a winner for employers too. But just how do you stay productive while working on the move?<p>Remote working is more accessible to both employees and the self employed than …

Scientific Proof That It’s Never Too Late To Make It Big

By visualizing thousands of academic citations, Kim Albrecht discovered that success happens totally randomly within a person’s life.<p>Almost everyone who aspires to any sort of greatness in their field has asked, at one point or another, <i>is it too late</i>? Has success passed me by?<p>If that sounds …

How to Increase Your Critical Thinking Skills | Synonym

Critical thinking skills can be acquired and sharpened with deliberate practice.<p>Attributed to the ancient scholar Socrates, critical thinking is the …

10 Success lessons from Bill Gates – “Wealthiest Man in World” for entrepreneurs

Share45<p>Tweet<p>Share70<p>+13<p>Shares 118<p>Bill Gates has accomplished more wealth and success than anyone of our generation. But even more importantly he has …