November 2012

DIY and Alternative Energy Converge on Solar Pocket Factory Concept

November 13, 2012

A KickStarter project shows how solar panel factories could become a feature of any neighborhood, producing cheap solar panels for an age when these would become truly mass consumption items. Related Posts:ELF, the Three Wheeled Solar Bicycle

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Solar Power Is a Bargain in New Jersey and Pennsylvania, New Study Reveals

November 9, 2012

The Mid‐Atlantic Solar Energy Industries (MSEIA) and the Pennsylvania Solar Energy Industries Association (PASEIA) earlier this week released a study by consulting firm Clean Power Research showing that solar power in New Jersey and Pennsylvania delivers value to the electric grid that exceeds its cost by a large margin, making it a bargain for energy […]

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New Report Indicates Solar Power Job Growth in the U.S.

November 6, 2012

Good news from the economic solar power front. The Solar Foundation (TSF), an independent nonprofit solar education and research organization, earlier this week announced that its third annual National Solar Jobs Census found that the U.S. solar industry employs 119,016 Americans, a figure which represents the addition of 13,872 workers and a 13.2% employment growth […]

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