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Best Solar Panel Installation Companies

A lot has changed in the last few years and the best solar companies in 2020 aren’t the same as in past years. While once the industry was dominated by nationwide, lease-wielding installer/financiers like SolarCity (Tesla) and Sunrun, today smaller… Read More
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Best Outdoor Solar Lights

The best outdoor solar lights for 2020 balance durability, cost, and ease of installation, and enjoy several benefits over their wired cousins. Running extension cords through the yard is a pain, and there’s always that danger of forgetting about them… Read More
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How Many Solar Panels Do You Need

How many solar panels do I need for my home in 2020 is a very common question that is asked by many prospective solar panel homeowners. The size of your solar installation is the first step to calculating your financial… Read More
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Best Portable Solar Panels

The best portable solar panels are easy to use, durable, and competitively priced. Like a good friend, the best portable solar panels give you what you need. Want to go camping? Find one that fits in a backpack. Looking to… Read More

Have Saudis Left it Too Late to Go Solar?

Saudi Arabia has yet to move on its grandiose solar plans announced in 2012 – and now it might be too late. The Gulf States’ biggest greenhouse gas emitter and the world’s largest oil exporter has yet to make any… Read More

Faster Rising Seas if Antarctica Melts

Seas could rise much faster than previously thought – nearly three meters every century for 10,000 years, if we continue our business-as-usual rate of burning fossil fuels. New simulations of the future impact of climate change have revealed a much… Read More

California Goes for 50% Renewables by 2030

In a historic vote, California legislators have ensured that the eighth largest economy in the world is running on 50% renewable energy within just 15 years. California’s Democratic-majority legislature just acted decisively to further reduce the use of fossil energy… Read More
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Roadside Solar Farms Go Live in Massachusetts

Shiny rows of solar panels are now a common sight on the daily drive of many Boston-area commuters. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation is installing them in a bid to go greener and to earn a discount on energy. The… Read More