Energy Friendly Home

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Provo Clean Air Toolkit - Home

Clean the Air!<p>Best Tools for the Job:<p><b>Buy a cleaner car</b><br>Higher smog ratings mean fewer emissions. Ask your local auto dealer, or check the window …

First wave-produced electricity in US goes online in Hawaii

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii – The ocean's vast, endless movement packs the power to meet a quarter of America's energy needs.<p>Nevertheless, wave energy technology lags well behind wind and solar power, with technical hurdles still to be overcome.<p>To help accomplish that, the Navy is testing wave energy …

Taking Five to Think Big on Global Warming

Climate change is the biggest threat facing humanity. It requires all the countries of the world to work cooperatively to limit its progress and manage its increasingly disruptive impacts. It demands our very biggest commitment. But first, let's take five to think big about it.<p>No nation can address …

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Net-Zero Energy Homes for the Masses - Green Homes

Order your zero net energy home from a catalog? Well, kind of ...<p>Sears, Roebuck & Co. was not a revolutionary home builder, but its mass production …

Sustainable Living

Energy Adviser: Idea fair celebrating its 25th year

One of the best free family outings every spring sets you back just $6 for parking at the Clark County Event Center at the Fairgrounds. April 22, 23 …

New particle could form the basis of energy-saving electronics

(<i>Nanowerk News</i>) The Weyl fermion, just discovered in the past year, moves through materials practically without resistance. Now researchers are …

Save Money and Energy in Your Home Through Pratt Pilot Program

BROOKLYN — If you’re looking for ways to save money — and the planet — the Pratt Center for Community Development is ready to help.<p>The community …

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8 homes that generate more energy than they consume

Your future home could make electric bills a thing of the past, and even help you earn money in the process. Plus-energy homes are popping up around …

Electric utility trends and predictions for 2016

<b>Increased adoption of energy storage, particularly by commercial and industrial and institutions</b><p>Energy storage is heating up. Though the technology …

Solar Market Insight Report 2015 Q1

<i>The quarterly SEIA/GTM Research U.S. Solar Market Insight™ report shows the major trends in the U.S. solar industry. Learn more about the U.S. Solar</i> …

Solar 2016 – Trends and New Opportunities

With the close of 2015 and the unexpected extension of the Solar Investment Tax Credit, US Solar companies can now look toward 2016 with a stable …

How Hawaii Has Empowered Energy Storage and Forever Changed the U.S. Solar Industry

Over the past two years, Hawaii has been ground zero of a historic battle between solar and utilities.

Renewable Energy

5 Energy Trends to Watch in 2016

This year was a big one for energy news. Ultra-low oil prices, coal plant closures, a landmark climate change deal in Paris, and records set for …

Wind, solar power soaring in spite of bargain prices for fossil fuels

Wind and solar power appear set for a record-breaking year in 2016 as a clean-energy construction boom gains momentum in spite of a global glut of cheap fossil fuels.<p>Installations of wind turbines and solar panels soared in 2015 as utility companies went on a worldwide building binge, taking …

Renewable Energy

Like Night And Day: How Two States' Utilities Approach Solar

This was a record-breaking year for rooftop solar power. It's booming across the country. But as more homeowners make their own power, electric utilities are making less money, and that's shaking up their business model.<p>Utilities in two states — California and Georgia — are handling the growth of …

U.S. Solar Market Prepares for Biggest Quarter in History

BOSTON, Mass. and Washington D.C. – A new report shows 2015 shaping up to be the United States solar market’s best year in history with …

Investment Tax Credit Extension Will Increase Solar Investment 54% Through 2020

BOSTON, Mass. (December 16, 2015) A five-year extension to the solar investment tax credit (ITC), which is currently included in the omnibus spending …

What students are learning about energy efficiency can save you money, too

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (WTNH)– As the weather starts to get a little colder, many of us are thinking of ways to make our homes more energy efficient. …

Solar-Powered Homes Sell For ~$15,000 More

<b>Published on</b> December 5th, 2015 | <i>by Jake Richardson</i><p>8<p>December 5th, 2015 by <b>Jake Richardson</b><p>Originally published on <i>Solar Love</i>.<p>According to a new report,</i> …

The World’s Most Prominent Tech Leaders Plan to Spend Billions on Clean Energy R&D

Bill Gates launched a multibillion-dollar public-private partnership today to fund research and development of innovative clean energy technologies …

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What solar energy features matter most?<p>Top<p>Financing<p>In some cases, people can simply buy their solar power systems with cash – but with a price tag …

SolarCity Lays Claim to ‘World’s Most Efficient Rooftop Solar Panel’

SolarCity in an Oct. 2 announcement said that it will begin production this month on what the company claims is the “world’s most efficient” rooftop …