Solar panel company harnesses Web power

Jan 23, 2010 No Comments by

Solar panel company harnesses Web power California-based Sungevity cuts costs by letting homeowners customize their systems online with satellite imagery of their rooftops. By Sidney Stevens Tue, Dec 08 2009 SOLAR INGENUITY: Sungevity uses the Internet and satellite imaging to design customized systems remotely, which saves on costs. (Photo: narvikk/iStockPhoto) When Danny Kennedy, Andrew Birch […]

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Detroit Free Press: 4 Dreamers Have Plan to Energize State

Jan 04, 2010 No Comments by

4 dreamers have plan to energize state State’s cooler temperatures make for ideal conditions BY TINA LAM FREE PRESS STAFF WRITER GALESBURG — It might sound like a field of dreams, but Sam Field and his son Connor Field hope their new solar farm will soon bring a burst of sunshine-generated electricity to Michigan and […]

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Boston Globe: A resolution to be green

Jan 03, 2010 No Comments by

Original Article A resolution to be green Ipswich engineer works to reach net-zero use of electricity in 2010 By David Rattigan, Globe Correspondent | December 31, 2009 IPSWICH – On a typical morning, Don Bowen unplugs his hybrid and heads to his Beverly office. When driven at low to moderate speeds (less than 41 miles per […]

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How wind energy financing models are changing

Dec 25, 2009 No Comments by

Original Article May 11, 2009 Video: How Wind Energy Financing Models Are Changing by Graham Jesmer, Staff Writer Chicago, United States [RenewableEnergyWorld.com] Renewable energy has been one bright spot in the struggling U.S. economy. This is particularly true of wind energy. Earlier this month, the American Wind Energy Association announced that 2.8 gigawatts of generating […]

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Project finance markets return but shun risk

Dec 23, 2009 No Comments by

Original Article December 23, 2009 Project Finance Markets Return but Shun Risk by Richard Baxter, Charles River Associates The renewable energy project market is returning, albeit slowly. Activity in the market seized up during the financial crisis, but some deal-flow has returned with expectations for further gains in 2010. With the resumption of project activity, attention […]

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