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Wind Power Now the Top Renewable in U.S.
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Wind Power Now the Top Renewable in U.S.

Hydroelectric no longer rules the day, according to this report from Green... More

Massive Wind Turbine Sets Energy Generation Record
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Massive Wind Turbine Sets Energy Generation Record

A V164 offshore wind turbine from MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has produced almost... More

New Site Calculates An Area's Renewable Energy Potential
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New Site Calculates An Area's Renewable Energy Potential

Researchers have created an interactive web tool to estimate the amount of energy... More

Scotland Just Powered the Country For A Day On Renewables Alone
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Scotland Just Powered the Country For A Day On Renewables Alone

A blustery day helped the country's wind turbines give it a day's worth of... More

The Best Cities and States For The Clean Tech Economy
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The Best Cities and States For The Clean Tech Economy

Where are clean tech companies getting the most traction? Mostly in the states... More

Major Builders Begin Including Solar Systems in Houses
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Major Builders Begin Including Solar Systems in Houses

In response to the uncertainty, some major builders, such as Shea Homes and Pardee... More

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Suddenly Solar

If you read the report by the NAHB Research Center in 1994, integrating photovoltaic (PV) systems into new homes seemed like an impossible sell. Even if a PV system slipped through the cracks, the builder or homeowner might veto the installation if it negatively affected the appearance of the roof.The only ray of hope: If builders tried to "energize" homeowners by talking up the idea of control over their energy and being good green citizens, they might sell some solar panels. More

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