My mother is a first-generation Japanese American; that is, her parents immigrated to the United States shortly before starting their family. Like so many people before and after them, my grandparents made the choice to work extremely hard in a completely foreign environment in the hopes of offering their children (and subsequent generations) a brighter future. 636 more words
Solar power has long been dogged by costs that have made it difficult for the renewable to compete with traditional fossil fuels.
Two new studies offer signs that this could be changing quickly. 644 more words