A Blast From The Past At SolarCity

SolarCity’s new solar facility is taking shape on the banks of the Buffalo River, but the road to new jobs and the creation of renewable energy is yet unpaved, and…

London’s Red Phone Boxes Go Green

The famous red phone boxes of London are getting a renewable makeover! Announced last week, many of the now unused phone boxes (or what we call here in the colonies,…

Demand Response Will Double by 2020: Here’s Why

Recent findings from Navigant Research indicate that demand response (DR) is poised to take over the world as a solution to electric grid instability.  Growing integration of intermittent renewable energy...

Good Day Sunshine at the Solar Decathlon

After what could have been described as the sunniest of competitions, the results for the European Solar Decathlon are in! Twenty competition houses from 17 countries were selected to compete...

Buffalo: An Unlikely Solar City

Elon Musk has been particularly busy lately.  Or, at least, his companies have.  SolarCity announced June 17, 2014 that it will purchase Silevo, a solar panel manufacturer, just five days...

Which State Will Tesla Choose for Gigafactory?

Since the “great recession” began and jobless claims skyrocketed, states have been desperately trying to kick start their economies. There have been a plethora of efforts such as lowering taxes...