Valley Nature Center now enjoys renewable energy from the sun
WESLACO, Texas, November 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ – The Valley Nature Center is getting some help from the sun thanks to a $30,000 donation from Green Mountain Energy Sun Club. The Sun Club® donation equipped the six-acre nature preserve with two new solar arrays that will help power both the Center’s welcome facility and pond with 100 percent clean energy.
Meet Eloise, the star of a video made in partnership with Ford and the Sierra Club to encourage more people to “drive green” by powering their electric vehicles (EVs) with clean, efficient SunPower® solar energy.
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Head on over to the SunPower Blog and meet Eloise, the star of a video SunPower made in partnership with Ford and the Sierra Club to encourage more people to “drive green” by powering their electric vehicles (EVs) with clean, efficient SunPower® solar energy.
New Achievements Reinforce SunPower as One of the World's Most Sustainable Solar Companies
March 23, 2016 /3BL Media/ - With environmental sustainability and social responsibility at its core, SunPower demonstrates continued industry leadership by manufacturing 100 percent of its direct current E-Series and X-Series solar panels to meet
The Rhode Island program offers a new way for utilities to think about distributed energy resources
By Julia Pyper
This spring, National Grid will launch a new online marketplace that allows customers in Rhode Island to shop for solar and receive an incentive for improving energy efficiency at the same time.
SolarWise Rhode Island is part of National Grid’s 2016 Rhode Island Renewable Energy Growth Program, which launched last year. The initiative will help the state meet its goal to increase the amount of electricity generated by customer-owned equipment by 160 megawatts over a five-year period.
This cohousing duplex in Washington State generates enough solar energy for two families, plus their electric cars.
BELLINGHAM-BASED design/build firm TC Legend Homes loves to build overachieving homes. The firm’s latest project features a 9.9-kW PV array, which not only produces enough solar electricity to meet its own energy needs, but will produce surplus power to charge two electric cars. Nicknamed the Power House, the home has earned a HERS Index score of -15. It is the first of its kind in Whatcom County.
California teen performs his passionate slam poem about caring for the Earth and fighting climate change by using clean solar energy
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Abel H., 16, performed his original poem "Something About Energy" at the University of California, Davis, on the site of the largest solar power plant of its kind operating on a U.S. university campus.
By the end of 2015, SunPower solar panels installed around the world will have generated more than 32 billion kilowatt hours of emissions-free energy, enough to power more than 3 million homes annually.