30 Jul '15, 10am

Green News: Solar in the Land Down Under

Green News: Solar in the Land Down Under

The U.S. isn't the only place where consumers are closely watching the solar panel market and wondering when the cost of electricity derived from photovoltaic (PV) Generation of electricity directly from sunlight. A photovoltaic cell has no moving parts; electrons are energized by sunlight and result in current flow. (PV Photovoltaics. Generation of electricity directly from sunlight. A photovoltaic (PV) cell has no moving parts; electrons are energized by sunlight and result in current flow. ) panels on their rooftops will be the same as or lower than what they'd pay for power from a utility. In Australia, a report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance says that consumers already can install solar panels and battery storage to provide electricity for less than grid rates, and that the adoption of these twin technologies probably is "unstoppable." The prediction was posted at ...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingadvisor.com/blogs/dept/green-buil...

Tweets

SunPort lets you support solar power anytime, a...

inhabitat.com 29 Jul '15, 12pm

A little company called SunPort has launched a crowdfunding campaign that could change the clean energy game in a new way....

Deadline Extended For 2015 Search Engine Land Awards Entries

Deadline Extended For 2015 Search Engine Land A...

searchengineland.com 31 Jul '15, 7pm

Due to overwhelming response and the high level of interest, we have decided to extend the entry deadline for the Search E...

Deepen Your Social Marketing Skill Set – Attend Marketing Land’s SocialPro Conference

Deepen Your Social Marketing Skill Set – Attend...

searchengineland.com 31 Jul '15, 4pm

Take your social media marketing skills to unprecedented levels by attending SocialPro ! Formerly known as SMX Social Medi...

Celebrate Singapore’s Golden Jubilee at the Tan...

sla.gov.sg 30 Jul '15, 2am

Singapore Land Authority (SLA) is a statutory board with the Ministry of Law. Its mission is to optimise land resources fo...

E.ON and Sungevity's launch solar push with pro...

businessgreen.com 29 Jul '15, 10am

E.ON and Sungevity are to expand a joint solar rooftop scheme into the UK market, promising homeowners guaranteed returns ...

#Solar sales have doubled in Holland in a year!...

pv-magazine.com 30 Jul '15, 3pm

Dutch solar sales increase by 70% 28. July 2015 | Applications & Installations , Industry & Suppliers , Markets & Trends |...

‘Land sparing’ vs. ‘land sharing': scientists weigh in on how to improve biodiversity on farms.

‘Land sparing’ vs. ‘land sharing': scientists w...

news.mongabay.com 26 Jul '15, 1am

Cornfields in Iowa. Photo credit: David Gonthier. To protect natural ecosystems in the long term, some conservationists ad...

Last Call For Search Marketing Stars: Why You S...

searchengineland.com 27 Jul '15, 1pm

About two months ago, I was at a major tech conference where search got mentioned as “boring.” Sigh. Search — which makes ...

Solar Outpost is a nice place to work on a green roof in Brooklyn

Solar Outpost is a nice place to work on a gree...

treehugger.com 27 Jul '15, 3pm

There's a big green roof on top of the Williamsburg offices of Vice , like TreeHugger another little website started by an...

Jaguar Land Rover studying possibility of ASEAN assembly plant – Thailand and Malaysia shortlisted: According ...

Jaguar Land Rover studying possibility of ASEAN...

paultan.org 27 Jul '15, 2am

According to news reports, Jaguar Land Rover is reportedly looking into the feasibility of adding on a regional assembly p...

Why We’re THIS Excited For The 2015 Search Engine Land Awards

Why We’re THIS Excited For The 2015 Search Engi...

searchengineland.com 24 Jul '15, 1pm

The theme for the inaugural Search Engine Land Awards, Celebrate The Power Of Search, is appropriate for the obvious reaso...

[その他] Floating Solar Plant Reduces Water Plants...

techon.nikkeibp.co.jp 27 Jul '15, 7am

Fig. 4: The "floats" used to place the solar panels on the water's surface. Installed so that they absorb water flow and d...

News Article: Pacom Chief: China's Land Reclama...

defense.gov 24 Jul '15, 10pm

Pacom Chief: China’s Land Reclamation Has Broad Consequences By Terri Moon Cronk DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGT...

Hillary Clinton wants to increase U.S. solar po...

inhabitat.com 27 Jul '15, 3pm

A 700 percent increase in solar power—especially on such a short timeline—sounds a little bit insane. That said, Clinton i...

Dutch Solar Booms For A Remarkable Reason

cleantechnica.com 26 Jul '15, 5pm

Solar panel sales are skyrocketing in the Netherlands right now. According to BNR, a Dutch news radio station, installers ...