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  1. Puerto Rico unveils region's largest operational solar power plant

    Puerto Rico is seeking to reduce its heavy dependence on petroleum amid high energy…
  2. Solar Power Floods California Grid with Record 8,030 Megawatts Electricity

    Topnews.ae - Energy 04.28 / 22:05 topnews.ae
    The booming renewable energy industry in California had a really bright day this week. The California Independent System Operator or ISO, the state's biggest power grid managed to generate a record amount of solar energy which is sufficient for providing  power to more than two million homes. read…
  3. Solar Power: Students to build more than 100 renewable energy kits in PG&E’s solar suitcase program

    PennyEnergy - Oil and Gas 04.28 / 20:36 pennenergy.com
    Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today a $400,000 grant that will put more than 100 portable solar kits into the hands of 2,000 students through central and northern California. Students will build portable solar units, participate in local sustainability projects and advance energy equity globally by providing clean, reliable power to energy-scarce regions of the…
  4. Cecil College to connect to solar power in 2018

    Cecildaily.com - Elkton 04.28 / 18:26 cecildaily.com
    NORTH EAST – Cecil College plans to get nearly half of its energy needs from solar power as early as January 2018 through an agreement with a San Francisco-based energy c…
  5. Dubai Gets Its 1st Solar-Powered Gas Station — Really

    Cleantechnica.com - Technology 04.28 / 17:17 cleantechnica.com
    It's a bit of a paradox — a solar-powered gas station. But, if anything, it's another sign of how the world is slowly but surely turning away from fossil fuels toward clean, renewable energy. Dubai is part of the United Arab Emirates, the fourth-largest oil producer in the world. Yet the UAE is also positioning itself for the transition away from fossil fuels that its leaders see coming. Among other things, the UAE sits on the edge of the Persian Gulf. Much of its land area will be t…