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  1. Get 'em while they're hot!!

    Alternative Energy - Solar, Geo-Thermal, Bio-fuels
    Wisconsin Utilities Trying To Manage Solar Energy Industry Listen here: CPS Energy’s shift in sources may have impact on managing logistics SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS: View here:"CPS Energy’s shift in sources may have impact on...
  2. Our Best Known Local Solar Cheerleader

    Alternative Energy - Solar, Geo-Thermal, Bio-fuels
    SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS: View "Sinkin a passionate backer of solar energy" article at I got to talk to him at a town hall meeting held at our utility to discuss their...
  3. Solar Roadways - The future for EV's and more

    Politics, Finance, and Environment
    If you haven't heard about the Solar Roadway project on indiegogo yet, then you need to hurry over there and take a look. This is one of the brightest, most intelligent projects I've seen in my life time. I truly think, that if this project works (has the support of NHTSA), it could change the...
  4. Going Solar Infographic: Options for Homeowners

    Totally Off-Topic
    This infographic from the Rocky Mountain Institute includes lots of ways to use solar energy without solar panels:
  5. Solar power according to FOX news.

    Politics, Finance, and Environment
    The ignorance is hilarious: It is true that Germany has massive subsidy for solar panels and alternative energy. Many roofs have massive panels. The solar map...
  6. Using portable solar panel to charge...

    Chevy Volt Engineering and Design
    If someone was going to use a portable solar system to charge the Volt, wouldn't it have to produce several thousand watts at least? What would be the requirements to do it? Is anyone doing it? Thanks, MrEnergyCzar
  7. Solar power grows 109% in US.

    Electric Vehicle Batteries & Plug-In Charging
    Solar panels installed in the United States more than doubled from 2010 to 2011. California leads the way. Clean energy, what's not to like? I'm sure some of that PV electricity is fueling cars even as you read this...
  8. Sanya Skypump wind turbine is getting set to charge EVs and PHEVs

    Hybrid and Electric Vehicle Competitors
    For obvious reasons the idea never caught on throughout the 20th century to construct home-based gasoline refineries to supply one's car – even if an oil well was nearby. Today however, the world is contemplating a quite different paradigm, and there is a growing move afoot to far more...