SUN DAY CAMPAIGN – Brief News Update & Analysis FERC FORESEES SOLAR PROVIDING TWO-THIRDS OF NEW U.S. GENERATING CAPACITY OVER THE NEXT THREE YEARS WIND WILL PROVIDE ANOTHER 15.4% AS FOSSIL FUEL AND NUCLEAR CAPACITY FALL Contact: Ken Bossong, 301-588-4741 or 301-270-6477 x.6 Washington DC – Based upon a review by the SUN DAY […]
Maine Solar Solutions installed a 10-panel rooftop solar array on the garage at Upward Organics. This adds to the 15-panel ground-mount solar array installed previously for a total of 9.25kW. (Karen Alterisio)
It was not all that long ago that federal and state laws were pretty unforgiving of those […]
A solar feat with and a portent of things to come
Micheal Franti Concert at Bowl in the Pines. (Snow Pond)
Snow Pond Center for the Arts is a truly remarkable place. It sits in Sidney, Maine, a town with a population of 4,650, in the central part of […]
Scientia Professor Martin Green of the UNSW Sydney, Australia receives the 2022 Millennium Technology Prize. (Courtesy photos)
The 2022 Millennium Technology Prize has been awarded to Scientia Professor Martin Green of the UNSW Sydney, Australia, for his innovation that has transformed the production of solar energy.
The €1 million […]
Solar covered parking lot at Disneyland, Paris. (Jay Black, Unsplash, bit.ly/3Vu1rHJ)
Why aren’t we doing this here?
In November, the French Senate passed legislation that mandated installation of solar covers over large parking lots. All parking areas with spaces for 80 cars or more will be subject to new […]
This home in Shrewsbury, VT has a 9.0 kW system with microinverters providing solar credits to offset the home’s energy consumption for the past eight years. (Courtesy photos)
Green Earth Energy (GEE) is a very unusual business. Based in Brandon, Vermont, it is a subsidiary of McKernon Group. We […]
Cohoes water reservoir. (Google Earth via NREL)
Cohoes, New York, is a working-class city with a population of about 17,000. Its municipal electricity bills run to $660,000 per year. People have looked at how to use clean energy to provide power to the city from a local source, but […]
Sam Zuckerman (on left), owner of Maine Solar Solutions with Gaberiel, Alicia and Derek Harmon along with Amy Nucci, executive director of Habitat for Humanity. (Emily Ferrick, The Climate Initiative)
Introduced by George Harvey
In the pages of Green Energy Times, we have mentioned before that Sam Zuckerman and his company, Maine Solar […]
Renewable energy power plants – photovoltaics, wind turbine farm and battery container. 3D rendering. (AdobeStock_248626760/malp)
We all know that renewable energy is the future. But recently something interesting happened: the future arrived.
It’s not all the way here – we are still getting far too much energy from […]
The solar field in Fairlee, VT, estimated to produce about 1,000,000 kWh per year, was taken by Kinney Drug Stores. (Photos: Nancy Rae Mallery).
New Solar Array Generates Green Energy, Benefiting Community Local Business.
Norwich Solar celebrated completion of its 45th community solar installation earlier this summer in Fairlee, Vermont. The 500kW […]