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Solving Solar's Shade Problem

Mother Nature Network | Sami Grover | Posted 06.18.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Mother Nature Network. It's fairly obvious to most of us that solar panels aren't a great investment on a shady r...

Up on the Roof

Michael Brune | Posted 08.01.2012 | Green
Michael Brune

A solar system on our family's roof would eliminate about 89,000 lbs. of carbon pollution during my lease, which is the equivalent of planting 1,037 trees (or of not driving 101,915 miles).

Why Is There so Much Political Energy Behind Solar Power?

Daniel J. Graeber | Posted 04.15.2012 | Green
Daniel J. Graeber

All of Europe, for whatever it's worth, is looking to actually decarbonize the economy. Yet, U.S. lawmakers are still waxing Palin-ic by chanting 'drill, baby, drill.'

Fowler, Colorado, To Go Off The Electric Grid

9News | Dan Boniface | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

FOWLER, Colo. (AP) - Like many a town on the Eastern Plains, this farming community has seen better days, but now it has a new plan. It is going to di...

Playing with a Fuel Cell Remote Control Car

Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dave Burdick

I really wanted this thing to be awesome, but it's way cooler on paper than on the floor. I ended up trying it out at home with my friend and we were sorely disappointed.