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Two New Trends Redefine Residential Solar's Potential

Brian F. Keane | Posted 04.28.2014 | Green
Brian F. Keane

Solar power continues its impressively steady growth, but two recent trends have redefined and energized the potential of residential solar power in A...

Solar Battery Backup Customers Want Security, Not Profit

Dan R. Fink | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Dan R. Fink

When the electric grid goes down into a blackout, the consequences can be very serious for utility customers. Essential medical equipment such as oxyg...

Obama's Climate Action Plan: Domestic Renewable Energy

Tina Gerhardt | Posted 09.07.2013 | Green
Tina Gerhardt

. A true solution to climate change will have to recognize that it's a global problem and we're all in it together. Appeasing the fossil fuel industry by exporting dirty energy is not going to change this fact.

ALEC Targets Renewable Energy Standards and Global Warming Education

Tina Gerhardt | Posted 02.01.2013 | Politics
Tina Gerhardt

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) and the Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA) have let their ALEC memberships expire, according to Greenwire. Why?

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.

Republicans At Home In The Sunshine State

Brian F. Keane | Posted 10.29.2012 | Green
Brian F. Keane

As the Republicans gather in Tampa this week for a delayed nominating convention, the conventional wisdom is that a gathering in "the Sunshine State" is a bit ironic for a party that seems to occasionally enjoy bashing solar power.

SEIA President Proposes a Solar Bill of Rights

Paul Peete | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paul Peete

On opening day of the Solar Power International '09 exposition in Anaheim, CA., Rhone Resch, President and CEO of The Solar Energy Industries Association, proposed a Solar Bill of Rights.