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How to Move a Utility: Get Moving Yourself

Eileen Flanagan | Posted 09.29.2016 | Home
Eileen Flanagan

Last week, Pennsylvania's largest utility, PECO, floated some possible pilot projects to increase solar in its service area over the coming years. If ...

Solar Jobs: Growing at the Grassroots

Bill Ritter, Jr. | Posted 06.11.2016 | Home
Bill Ritter, Jr.

From time to time, however, I am reminded that much of the best work on America's necessary transition to a sustainable energy economy is being done at the grassroots level. The solar energy revolution is progressing community by community.

Blue Collar Robots Steal Green Jobs

William S. Becker | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
William S. Becker

There's good news and bad news these days for the solar energy industry and its workers. The good news: Some enterprising companies are planning to re...

Solar Homes: Hot Job Prospects?

Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti | Posted 08.06.2013 | Home
Dr. Tracey Wilen-Daugenti

Growth of Solar Power According to the Solar Energy Industries Association, the U.S. now has the solar electric capacity to power more than 1.3 milli...

Garden State? More Like Sunshine State

Brian F. Keane | Posted 12.13.2011 | Home
Brian F. Keane

If we want to solve our local and domestic economic woes while making the world a better place, we must get energy smart. New Jersey is proof that there's no reason every state can't be the Sunshine State.

Why Americans Like Solar Energy

Michael Brune | Posted 12.07.2011 | Home
Michael Brune

People in this country who vote Democratic think that solar energy is smart for the country, and people who vote Republican feel the same way. It's an issue that unites us. There don't seem to be that many of those these days, so it's worth examining why.