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Solar as Renewable Energy Source

Solar is considered the most abundant renewable energy source on earth, with an abundant, free supply from the sun on a daily basis. But using solar can be no tech, low tech, or high tech -- we help you find practical solar solutions.

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Solar Energy

Solar energy includes a variety of conversion from sunlight into energy, heat, or industrial processes. From passive solar to concentrated solar power generation, sunlight holds tremendous potential for low pollution energy generation.

Solar Thermal / Water Heating

Solar Thermal systems can be used as room heat, for water heating or to convert heat into energy. Some say solar thermal is the most economical of the solar power generation and efficiency systems ... we help you sort out options available for practical solutions.

Solar PV Generation

Solar PV electricity generation is the most advanced of the renewable energy sources, especially for small installations. But Solar PV as a practical solution is more complicated that it first appears -- you need a "solutions system" to make solar PV affordable and cost effective.

Passive Solar Solutions

Passive solar solutions optimize building design, siting and ventilation to take advantage of thermal breezes, shade, optimal sunlight and heat sinks. Passive solar has been used to thousands of years with cost effective results - we help you identify today's wide variety of solar solutions.



GE’s Ecomagination Challenge: Powering the Grid Contest

Clean energy financing is available in the GE Ecomagination search for smart grid solutions to save the world! Enter your business idea... or vote for your favorite at GE's Powering the Grid contest.

Solar Business Opportunities Growing in New Directions

Which solar business models unlock value of solar PV energy as it grows?

Solar Water Heating Offsets 75% of Conventional Energy Use

A new California Statewide solar water heating rebate program, called California Solar Initiative ( CSI) has launched.

Direct Incentives for Solar Energy

According to the IREC, "federal legislation coupled with state budget problems have spurred solar policy and programmatic changes for direct financial incentives at the state level, but these changes have been far from uniform."

Solyndra solar photovoltaic systems for the commercial rooftop market.

US Department of Energy provides loan guarantee for Solyndra, Inc., to manufacture cylindrical solar photovoltaic panels for renewable energy.

Intersolar Europe 2008 - 140 country solar trade fair

Intersolar Europe 2008 conference took place in Germany and featured more than 1,000 exhibitors and 52,000 visitors from 140 countries.

Solar Energy Challenges Need More Innovation

 Innovation isn't just about "products".  Industry makes more impact, and more money with merchandising and systems than with the product itself.  Build a better mousetrap just doesn't cut it in this age of hyper-competition, instant communications and volatile economies.

NEW! Solar Roof Kits for Cars

Golf carts and NEVs - Neighborhood electric vehicles are perfect applications for solar enhancements -- as in solar panels to generate electricity and recharge batteries.

Thin-Film Solar Research and Testing at DOE's ORNL

An inexpensive solar tracker keeps the modules facing the sun throughout the day, is expected to increase the energy output as much as 35% in some regions.

BrightSource & Pacific Gas and Electric to Build Solar-Thermal Generating Stations in Mojave Desert

Pacific Gas and Electric in California announced that it reached an agreement with BrightSource Energy to build three new solar-powered electric generating stations in the Mojave Desert.


Edited by Carolyn Allen, Managing Editor of Solutions For Green

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