CleanTechnica Archive

26 Feb 2015

32,000 Jobs Could Be Created By Illinois Renewable Energy Legislation

A bill that would make changes to Illinois’ Renewable Portfolio Standard might create 32,000 clean energy jobs, according to its backers. 32,000 Jobs Could Be Created By Illinois Renewable Energy Legislation was originally published on CleanTechnica. To
26 Feb 2015

AORA Solar And Ethiopia Delegation Meet In Spain On Solar Energy Collaboration

Last December, I covered AORA Solar and Ethiopia about a preliminary agreement with the Ethiopian government to pilot AORA’s Tulip solar-hybrid system. AORA’s solution functions on sunlight during the day, and seamlessly switches to run on bio-fuels at
26 Feb 2015

California Schools Save $1 Million On Energy Storage-EV Charging Combo

Combining energy storage and EV charging will help five California schools and colleges smooth out power demand and save $ 1 million on their electric bills California Schools Save $ 1 Million On Energy Storage-EV Charging Combo
26 Feb 2015

INDCs: Bridging The Gap Between National & International Climate Action

Countries are preparing climate action pledges for the post-2020 period. Here’s a look at what INDCs are and why they’re important to curb climate change INDCs: Bridging The Gap Between National & International Climate Action was originally
25 Feb 2015

Diesel Braces For An Avalanche Of Solar Water Pumps

Here’s another twist on “diesel-killing” solar panels: SunEdison’s sustainable business model for providing solar water pumps to small farmers Diesel Braces For An Avalanche Of Solar Water Pumps was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from
25 Feb 2015

Invest In Solar Farms With New Investor Program From Innovative Solar Systems

Would you be part of the solar boom for as for as little as $ 250,000 per project? Solar investment opportunities are getting better and better with easier access to personal participation. Here is a terrific one,
25 Feb 2015

Inox Wind Announces $750 Million Wind Energy Investment In India

Yet another company has announced a big investment in the Indian renewable energy sector for the resource-rich state of Gujarat. One of the fast-emerging wind energy solutions providers, Inox Wind, has announced that it will invest $
25 Feb 2015

Apple Data Center Announcement Hints At New Wind Energy Storage System

We’re wondering if new cutting edge wind energy storage systems are part of the two new €1.7 billion Apple data centers just announced for Europe Apple Data Center Announcement Hints At New Wind Energy Storage System was
24 Feb 2015

Texas Wind Energy Provided 10% In 2014

The Texas wind energy industry provided more than 10% to the 2014 electricity mix, according to the state’s grid operator. According to the the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, by way of the US Energy Information Administration, wind
24 Feb 2015

First Solar-Powered Tesla Supercharger Nearly Ready

In 2012, Elon Musk announced that Tesla Motors would build a network of fast-charging, free-to-use Superchargers across the nation exclusively for Tesla owners. He also said that eventually, many of these Superchargers would be powered solely by