1. Trustworthy technology that’s only getting better

    While the science to convert sunlight directly into electricity has been around for decades, in recent years both the technology and economics have improved and systems are becoming mainstream. Solar is now cost competitive with conventional energy — without contributing to pollution or global warming. How does Solar work? Solar panels are made up of solar cells that convert sunlight to electric…Read More

  2. The world’s first solar airport no longer pays for electricity

    Fed up with their hefty electricity bill, managers at Cochin International Airport in southern India took matters into their own hands. Three years ago, they began adding solar panels -- first on the roof of the arrivals terminal, then on and around an aircraft hangar. The success of those initial efforts led to a much bigger endeavor. "We wanted to be independent of the electricity utility grid,"…Read More

  3. Top Ways to Save Money and Go Green

    With each passing day, people are beginning to focus more and more on the environment. Climate change presses some serious concerns, and individuals are hoping to lessen their impact on the world by changing some of their energy sources to a more renewable energy option. If you are looking for the top ways to save the environment through your own energy use (or just to save money), we have compile…Read More

  4. Is Commercial Solar Power a Wise Investment?

    Those of you who own a business know how tricky it can be to keep things up and running. There are bills to pay customers, to keep happy, and employees to care for. The last thing you are probably worrying about is solar power. However, if you have noticed some of the top companies making the switch to solar, perhaps this way of powering your business has caught your attention. If you think that g…Read More