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More Solar PV Installed in US in 2016 than Any Other Electricity Source

In a preview of a soon-to-be released annual report from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and the GTM research, it has been reported that the electricity generating capacity of solar photovoltaic (PV) installations added to the US electrical grid in 2016 was higher than any other type of electricity generating technology. 109 more words

Solar-Popular Press

World’s Largest Solar Farm: Why Now?

by Parker Head

Tom Phillips’ article on China’s construction of the world’s largest solar panel farm is a useful primer on the various perspectives surrounding the project. 421 more words


The "Wind and Solar Will Save Us" Delusion

The “Wind and Solar Will Save Us” story is based on a long list of misunderstandings and apples to oranges comparisons. Somehow, people seem to believe that our economy of 7.5 billion people can get along with a very short list of energy supplies. 4,319 more words

Financial Implications

Call to Action: Urge to Take Advantage of Solar Energy Potential in Mexico City Metropolitan Area

by Alejandra Chávez

The Mexico City Metropolitan Area (MCMA) has a population of 8.851 million people (2010), making it the largest and most populated urban area in the country. 317 more words

Solar Power

Dr. Eilaf Egap, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology

Biomedical Engineering

Escrits Dissidents per Juan Bisquert

El Navegant inexpert

L’humor primari que ja pot dominar un xiquet de dotze anys estava tanmateix molt més enllà de la capacitat de comprensió de Francisco Signes, conegut per tots com Quico Botiges, que tenia les llums necessàries per conversar, entendre’s i solucionar assumptes pràctics derivats de la convivència en aquesta ciutat de vora mar de cases emblanquinades, entre gents segellades amb la ironia que la Mediterrània imprimeix als seus súbdits, però sovint no comprenia les coses que passaven al seu voltant, i sense poder fer res per remeiar-ho escoltava i es conformava i seguia avant. 185 more words


Blades of Grass

The recent accession of climate change deniers to positions of power (no names here!)  is very depressing news for those millions of people around the world who don’t totally distrust all media, mistrust all scientific research, or contradict factual evidence. 712 more words