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Support the 10 Million Solar Roofs Act

Support the 10 Million Solar Roofs Act

Would you like to see 10 million American rooftops with solar on them? Of course you would! The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) is asking for our help to encourage Senate to vote on a very important piece of legislation. If your company supports the goal of reducing permitting times and costs, please consider adding


The Cleantech Open

The Cleantech Open launched this week and is now accepting applications from entrepreneurial innovators in the renewable energy and green technology fields. The Cleantech Open aims to help people with great ideas and little experience get funding to make those ideas into realities. Winning ideas in the past have included several solar energy technologies and


OpenEI.org and Data.gov

Recently, OpenEI has been an active participant with Data.gov in mashing data for practical purposes. At the first annual Data Mashathon August 24th to 25th in Washington, D.C. The mashup profiled 7 cities in different parts of the United States that have a population of roughly 600,000 according to the 2000 census data and 2006census-estimated

OpenEI.org: A Wealth of Renewable Energy Info

  Are you looking for information on how to make your home more energyefficient? Want to know what types of government incentives areavailable in your state if you utilize wind energy to power yourbusiness? Or maybe you’re an analyst looking for up-to-date data onARRA-funded geothermal projects in your technology sector. Whetheryou’re a consumer, business owner,

HelioPower Solar Event Part of 350.org’s 10.10.10 Climate Action Day

350.org is organizing a Global Work Party across the world on Sunday 10/10/10 to celebrate climate solutions and send our politicians a clear message: "We’re getting to work—what about you?" So far, there are 5127 events planned in 174 countries. HelioPower will be supporting our clients, Barbara and Steve inMalibu, to host a solar electric


groSolar Supports 350.org

groSolar supports 350.org’s 10-10-10 Global Work Day to fight climate change. Here’s CEO Jeff Wolfe atop our corporate headquarters in WhiteRiver Junction, VT showing support near the 100 kW solar electric arrayon our roof.

First Look: ArizonaGoesSolar.org

Arizona’s new solar website, mentioned here yesterday, is now live at www.arizonagoessolar.org. “The site’s name says it all,” Arizona Corporation Commission chairKris Mayes told reporters at a formal unveiling this morning. “It isn’tcalled ‘Arizona went solar.’ It isn’t  ‘Arizona will go solar.’ It’s called ‘Arizona Goes Solar.’ “The Commission is hoping that Arizonagoessolar.org will be

350.org Vigils

350.org hasbeen rallying people around the world to take action on climage change.Most recently they organized a weekend of action December 11-13. BillMcKibben, 350.org founder and also a groSolar customer, sent out arather inspiring email late yesterday about the success of this eventall over the world. We wanted to re-publish that email here: Dear Friends,

NY Solar Org Nets More Federal Funds

The Solar Energy Consortium (TSEC), a New York-based organizationthat aims to increase instate solar energy research, development andmanufacturing, yesterday announced it will receive $2.25 million infederal support. U.S. Rep. Maurice Hinchey, D-Hurley, made the announcement at asolar energy summit held in Kingston. “This latest allocation of $2.25million in federal funding … will greatly support TSEC’s