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The 5 Best Solar LED Flood Lights of 2020

Solar LED flood lights can light up a walkway, draw attention to a decorative element of your landscaping, and even alert you to people approaching your home. Many of them appear similar in design and it’s only when you dig… Read More
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Best LED Light Bulbs

LED light bulbs are the biggest change in lighting since Thomas Edison invented the first commercially-viable incandescent. The best LED light bulbs are 90% more efficient than even the modern versions of Edison’s invention and can last for thousands of… Read More

Companies Pledge to Use 100% Renewable Energy

Nike, Procter & Gamble, and Goldman Sachs are among the latest large multinational companies to pledge to move their businesses to renewable energy. Representatives from these organizations spoke on a discussion panel on the last day of Climate Week NYC… Read More

LEDs Are Changing the Look of Indoor Farming

Indoor farming isn’t a new concept, but bringing LEDs into it is making the process more cost-effective. Traditional farmers are hostages to the weather. Drought, flood, or an early frost can destroy entire harvests and cost the agricultural sector millions… Read More

US Solar’s Intractable Foe: A Thing Called PII

The new National Renewable Energy Laboratory report on solar soft costs really brought home the absurdity of the permitting, inspection and interconnection (PII) problem that U.S. solar power is facing. True, there are plenty of reasons Germany has way more… Read More
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42,000 LED Streetlights Save Las Vegas $2M A Year

Light bulbs seem very insignificant when we’re considering the issues of global climate change. As recent changes in Las Vegas prove, however, even how we choose to illuminate our streets goes a long way toward curbing emissions. Officials recently installed… Read More

Formula E Electric Racing Car Unveiled

The evolution of electric vehicle racing is taking a big leap forward with the unveiling at the Frankfurt Motor Show of the Spark-Renault SRT_01E single seater racer. It is at the heart of the planned inaugural FIA Formula E Championship… Read More

Virginia Offshore Wind Zone Gobbled Up

The Obama administration is on a bit of a roll with offshore wind power: Five weeks after successfully holding the first competitive lease sale for renewable energy in U.S. waters – for a parcel off Massachusetts and Rhode Island –… Read More
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Risk Of Electric Shock Forces Philips To Recall LED Bulbs

An improperly fitted lead wire has caused The US Consumer Product Safety Commission to instruct consumers to stop using LED dimmable light bulbs from Philips Lighting. The company has subsequently instigated a recall for around 99,000 LED-based replacement lamps sold… Read More