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Luke Air Force Base Embraces Solar

Luke Air Force Base Embraces Solar

While the U.S. Air Force remains the largest energy user in the federal government, many Air Force bases are making significant strides to generate renewable energy on-site.   Most recently, an Arizona utility has teamed up with an Air Forcebase to build the largest solar installation on U.S. governmentproperty.  Arizona Public Service Co. (APS), a

First Solar Embraces Solar Development

In order to pull out of the solar energy development business,Edison Mission Group (EMG) had to sell of a string of projects alreadyunder way. Thin-film industry darling First Solar (FSLR), theintegrator with whom EMG had been working, bought the whole set for anundisclosed number. Stocks have suffered a bit in the wake of thesurprise decision.

Taiwan Embraces Renewable Energy

Workingto overcome the challenges of climate change, a school in Taipei, thefirst on the island to embrace renewable energy, is now being poweredby a new solar panel installed above the playground. The solar roof panel was inaugurated at the Taipei European School’s (TES) Swire European Primary Campus on Nov. 17. Thisschool is “the very first