17 Jun

SunRun Wants Utilities to Innovate Rooftop Solar


As the cost of distributed solar, like rooftop solar, continues to become cheaper for home …

28 Jun

When is Residential Solar A Good Idea?

Andy Boyd

If you are interested in helping the environment or saving money, you may be intrigued …

16 Jun

My Open Letter To Secretary Chu

No More Naked Roofs

Dear Secretary Chu, I understand you are looking for ideas on how to make solar …

24 Aug

Solar Arrives at Ikea in San Diego


IKEA’s been adding solar to its stores as quickly as homeowners can put the furniture …

29 Jun

Idea of the Day – Lease Your Energy


“At first glance, going solar can seem like a no-brainer, especiallyif you live in a …

01 Apr

Portable Solar Chargers : A Bright Idea

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

For those always on-the-go, keeping electronic devices like cell phones, PDAs, iPods, gaming systems, cameras …

14 Sep

Energy Management System EC-100 for conserving energy at home


The best way to be well aware of your home surroundings and energyconsumption is of …

24 Jun

Synthetic trees capture carbon 1000 times faster than their organic counterparts


Researchscientists at the Department of Earth and Environmental Engineering atColumbia University have come up with …