Tag: delaware

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Solar Power Saves Delaware Town Taxpayer Dollars

Editor’s Note: EarthTechling is proud to repost this article courtesy of the U.S. Department of Energy. Author credit goes to Christina Stowers. Beach season may have ended months ago, but just a short jaunt from the shore, an administration building… Read More
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NRG Gets Lease For Delaware Offshore Wind Project

Less than two years after it launched a process to finally bring offshore wind power to the Atlantic Coast, the U.S. Department of the Interior has completed its first lease agreement through the program, for 96,430 acres about 11 nautical… Read More
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Solar Power Lights Up Delaware Volunteer Fire Company

Delaware-based Cermet Materials manufactures screen-printable conductive pastes for the thin-film photovoltaic (PV) industry. Several of the company’s employees are also local volunteer firefighters. So, when Cermet Materials owners Charlie Falletta and Pansy Tong were approached by their employees about financing… Read More
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Rooftop Solar: A Big Deal In Delaware

Distributed Sun, a Washington, D.C.-based solar energy developer, has announced that it has partnered with real estate company Buccini-Pollin Group to build, own and operate solar facilities on the rooftops of up to 29 buildings in two Wilmington, Del., office… Read More
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Delaware A Hotbed Of Solar Research?

Delaware a hotbed of solar-power research? Apparently so. The state was a big winner in the Obama administration’s latest SunShot funding blast, reaping five grants and a subcontract together worth $9.1 million. In all, the U.S. Department of Energy doled… Read More
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Big Solar For Tiny Delaware At Dover SUN Park

Delaware may be one of the smallest states in the country, but that hasn’t stopped it from going big when it comes to renewable energy (including offshore wind). This month the state announced the commissioning of its largest community-scale solar… Read More