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Solar: The Catalyst for Economic Growth and Improved Health in the World's Most Rural Locations

Cathy Zoi | Posted 01.10.2016 | Green
Cathy Zoi

Late last year my colleagues and I visited a remote village in rural Rajasthan, India. We were greeted by village leaders offering fresh flower garland necklaces while a joyous collection of enthusiastic, young boys beat drums and tins of all sizes in the background.

India Goes Solar

Gunjan Bagla | Posted 07.07.2015 | Business
Gunjan Bagla

If India continues to expand its solar energy sector with such ambitious plans, favorable state policies, and reinforces its investor friendly track, it will definitely become a global solar power leader.

Google Helps Convert Old Oil Field Into Solar Power Plant

AP | Posted 11.10.2014 | Green

NEW YORK (AP) — Google is helping to convert a one-time oil field into a solar power plant. The Internet search company is providing ...

IMAGES: Giant Solar Energy Installation Coming To NYC Park

| Posted 11.27.2013 | New York

By Nicholas Rizzi TRAVIS — The world's largest landfill site will soon become the city's biggest solar energy farm. The huge solar installati...

The Supposed Decline of Green Energy

Andrew Winston | Posted 12.01.2012 | Green
Andrew Winston

In recent years, several corporate energy managers have told me that when they run the numbers on renewables, the payback just isn't quick enough. I'd suggest running the numbers again.

Center for Global Development has Announced a 'New Rich Energy Program'

Jigar Shah | Posted 09.05.2012 | Green
Jigar Shah

What our friends at CGD clearly don't understand is that decades of pouring billions into grid extension have failed Africa.

Norwood Solar Power Plant To Be Nation's Largest In Electric Cooperative

The Watch Newspapers | Gus Jarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

WESTERN SAN JUANS -- The San Miguel Power Association announced last week that the rural energy-providing cooperative has signed an agreement with Sun...

Europe's Biggest Solar Plant Set To Open In Italy

Yahoo! Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MILAN (AFP) - Europe's most powerful solar power plant is set to start operations in Italy later this year, the US company building the installation o...