energy

Sustainable Ideas From a Net-Zero Home

The boldly modern Genesee Park Net-Zero Home stands out from …

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Greening the Cloud With Renewable Energy

Despite serving a valuable purpose to us all, tech companies …

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Reinventing the US Power Grid

We have an energy challenge in the United States — …

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Solar Energy Batteries on the Rise

As the cost of batteries for solar energy drops and …

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California Mandates Solar Panels on New Homes

In a groundbreaking decision, the California Energy Commission voted today …

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Reduce Your Carbon Footprint: Home Energy Use

After three flat years, carbon dioxide emissions rose again in 2017, …

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Can’t Add Solar Panels to Your Roof? Join a Community Solar Farm

Solar energy development has skyrocketed in recent years, but many …

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New U.S. Solar Tariff to Stall Solar Energy Growth

Within a few weeks, imported solar cells and modules to …

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Utility CEO sees new wind and solar cheaper than existing coal by early 2020s

When it’s cheaper to build new solar than to run your old power plant, things change fast.

New study finds that being a couch potato is green

Finally, a good excuse for lolling away your day on the sofa: it saves energy.