Tokyo mandates solar panels after 2025
New homes built in the Japanese capital after 2025 will be required to install solar panels in an effort to cut carbon emissions.
Solar to outproduce fossil fuels internationally in 5 years
This week, the IEA announced that the world is on track to have renewable energy outproduce oil, coal, and natural gas before the end of the decade. A brighter, cleaner future The world is on track to produce more electricity via solar and wind power than by coal,...
U.S. Renewable Energy to Overtake Coal and Nuclear by 2023
A new report from Scientific American shows that forms of renewable energy will outpace coal and nuclear power production in the U.S. by the end of 2022.
France Mandates Large Parking Lots Be Covered With Solar Panels
In a recent electrek article, it was clear that solar energy is becoming the wave of the future. French President Emmanuel Macron designed a plan that makes it mandatory for all parking lots with eighty spaces or more to be covered with solar panels.
A small New England city’s big solar expansion
With fossil fuel prices on the rise, cities across New England are continuing to make the switch to cheap, clean, renewable energy.
Nearly all of South Australia powered by solar during day
New data coming out of South Australia shows that the state can operate almost completely on solar power during the day. Officials at the Australian Energy Market Operators reported that back in August, there were multiple days where the country had record-low operational demands for non-renewable energy.
MA Solar Panel Provider Summit Energy Recognized by REC as the Top New England Solar Installer
Massachusetts solar installer Summit Energy was recently recognized by REC Group as the top New England Solar Installer. REC began in Norway in 1996 by focusing on the sustainable production of clean energy products. They are now recognized as a pioneer in the...
Renewable Energy Powers 100% of Greek Energy for First Time
One hundred percent of the energy required to power the country of Greece was renewable for the first time ever. In a recent article reported by Euronews Green, renewable energy accounted for all of Greece’s generated power for five hours. A combination of solar, wind...
DOE Launches 20 Million Dollar Initiative to Develop Solar Energy Industry
The Department of Energy is committed to developing the solar energy industry in the United States as evidenced in a recent energy.gov article. The Cadmium Telluride Accelerator Consortium will make solar cell products more accessible and affordable in America. This...
Electricity Prices Increasing Unevenly Across New England
Residents in New Hampshire & Massachusetts have surely noticed that electricity is much more expensive these days, while other neighboring states have not seen as much of an increase. Reliance on fossil fuels like natural gas is to blame, which accounts for over...
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