Archive | November 2017

5500 US Schools Use Solar Power, and That’s Growing as Costs Fall, Study Shows

Most are installed on rooftops, but there are many other models: solar farms are being built near campuses or on shaded carports in parking lots; urban schools with less space are participating in community solar projects; new buildings are being … #savingenergy

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Here’s how to save energy for the holidays

In addition to using energy efficient lights, Mathis said another important step to take is to minimize the amount of time energy is being used by taking steps such as running outdoor Christmas lights on a pre-set timer and unplugging in-home electric … #savingenergy #saving

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GE Hits 60 GW Of Onshore Wind Power

GE Renewable Energy now has more than 60 GW of onshore wind turbines installed across the globe, the company has announced. This milestone was passed thanks to large projects commissioned in North America, as well as in Europe (Turkey, Spain and … #windpower #windenergy #renewableenergy #windfarm

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Putting Solar+Storage to Work for Africa’s Farmers

BayWa r.e. renewables subsidiary successfully commissioned its first project in Southern Africa, a combined solar PV plant and battery system in the Zambian province of Chisamba in October. #solarenergy #solar #solarpanels #solarpower

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Morocco Ranks Third in 2018 Climate Change Performance Index, Solidifying Place as World Leader in Fight against …

Morocco was able to install many new renewable energy capacities within the last five years, which most likely will lead to a better rating regarding renewables next year …and more » #renewablehomeenergy #renewable #energy

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