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Exciting Event in the Pacific Northwest

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/29/2010

U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011 Finalists: A special Pacific NW exhibition  August 13, 2010,  1:00 p.m. to 7:00 [...]

Should I get a Volt or a Leaf?

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/28/2010

Planning to make the step up to an electric car? Well, here is a pretty good comparison of the Chevy [...]

Senators Push for a Renewable Energy Standard

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/27/2010

Although Senator Majority Leader Harry Reid said he wouldn’t include a renewable energy standard (RES) in his energy bill, which mandates that a certain percentage of the nation’s electricity come from renewable energy sources, some Democrats and a Republic senator said they are open to including a RES, reports Time’s ecocentric blog.

Is Coal Really A Viable Option?

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/26/2010

#1: “Clean” Coal Increases Rates of Disease The United States burns more than a billion tons of coal each year [...]

The Message seems to Finally be getting Out!

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/20/2010

We are seeing that the word seems to finally be getting out to the masses with respect to the advantages [...]

Spain: Leading the Renewable Energy Race

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/20/2010

Spain has been on a winning streak of late: first Nadal wins Wimbeldon, then Spain wins the World Cup, now [...]

University of South Florida Research Foundation Grants New Energy Exclusive, Worldwide License for Technologies to Enable Commercial Development of SolarWindow(TM)

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/20/2010

University of South Florida Research Foundation Grants New Energy Exclusive, Worldwide License for Technologies to Enable Commercial Development of SolarWindow(TM) [...]

California Seeks to Lift Federal Block on Energy-Saver Program

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/15/2010

California is suing the federal government to stop it from derailing a program that allows homeowners to finance solar panels [...]

Solar Energy Market Gets Even Hotter in 2010

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/13/2010

What a difference a year makes. Last July, solar panel makers and their suppliers were feeling the strong jab of [...]

World Cup Gives Solar Company Mass Exposure

Posted by Solar Energy USA on 07/13/2010

If you can spare few seconds during the World Cup final (unlikely, I know), take a look at the rotating [...]