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Are you buying a house with Solar?

This week I attended an attorney-taught class about solar leasing and purchasing contracts.   Below are some highlights and takeaways from that class. 414 more words

Remodeling

The mystery of huge solar plants and tiny dead birds

Recent news reports that a giant solar power plant in the Mojave Desert is scorching birds in mid-air spurred a fierce debate over the environmental impacts of renewable energy, and left us all wondering whether we’ll be able to preserve the planet without destroying it in the process. 1,169 more words

Climate & Energy

LEED is a good thing.

I love when cities do the right thing. Green is good. I challenge myself daily to think about being greener. Do as little harm as possible. 6 more words

Design

The Sense in Sustainability

Today we went to  a 68 acre fish farm in Thrissur called ‘Haya Poya’. They were using a traditional box system (the local name is… 413 more words

Personal Statement

SolarIndustryMag.com: Massachusetts Pushes Solar Ownership With Loan Program

Homeowners who wish to install solar on their rooftops need money, so they should be able to borrow those funds from their local banks. That’s the general idea behind a proposed solar  89 more words

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August 28 Energy News

Science and Technology:

¶    GE’s Energy Consulting business has presented an extensive study that modeled the Eastern Interconnection in the US. It determined that when equipped with the appropriate modern plant controls, wind applications can substantially enhance grid resiliency. 524 more words

Nuclear Power

"Expect big energy companies to go bankrupt over resistance to change"

Fossil Fuels…Renewables…Geo-Politics…World Recession…Low Carbon Economy…the list goes on endlessly.

My question is: which path do “they” take us down given the crossroads at which we stand? 111 more words

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