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Green roofs of Berkeley

The Daily Californian 01 Jul 2022
Green roofs of Berkeley Thomas Hawk/Creative Commons ... green roofs. Green roofs are flat roofs that have been adapted to house plants ... Now, I’ve met some green roof skeptics in my life, but the benefits of these roofs really outweigh any possible cons ... white roofs ... With white roofs, we get fast-acting solar reflection that cools cities.

Rooftop solar panels could produce 25% of household electricity, UCC study finds

The Irish Times 01 Jul 2022
About 24,000 homes have already begun the transition to solar ... The MaREI Research Centre at UCC examined every rooftop in Ireland and found more than one million homes have roof space and orientation suitable for 10 solar panels — equivalent to 3.4kW ... The study was commissioned by the Irish Solar Energy Association.

EY Announces Ara Petrosyan of LA Solar Group as an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 ...

Longview News-Journal 01 Jul 2022
SAN FERNANDO VALLEY, Calif., June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ernst & Young LLP (EY US) today announced that CEO Ara Petrosyan of LA Solar Group was named an Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2022 Greater Los Angeles Award winner ... LA Solar Group (LASG) is one of the fastest-growing solar companies in the country ... LA Solar Group ... SOURCE LA Solar Group.

Keene powers up 1.36 MW solar array at wastewater treatment plant

The Keene Sentinel 01 Jul 2022
"With heat waves, floods and hurricanes imposing ever higher tolls and with the cost of fossil fuels going through the roof, Keene is proving that we can power a clean and sustainable future with abundant homegrown renewables like solar," he said.

Solar panels could power 'quarter of Irish households'

RTE 01 Jul 2022
The findings come on the same day that the new scheme entitling homeowners to be paid or credited for any surplus solar energy they produce commences. This UCC study, commissioned by the Irish Solar Energy Association, found that one million homes in Ireland have the roof space and orientation suitable for the installation of ten solar panels.

Fujitec Completes Facility Expansion at Elevator Plant in Taiwan

Eagle-Tribune 01 Jul 2022
In support of Taiwan's green energy policy, the Hsinchu Plant leases its roof space to a solar power generation company. The operator generates 170,000 kWh of electricity annually from the solar panels, contributing to the generation of green energy.

HOA Homefront: Rules on changing the rules

Daily Bulletin 01 Jul 2022
Good community rules and regulations (called operating rules in Civil Code 4340) help set standards and encourage neighborly conduct ... 1 ... 2 ... 3 ... 4 ... Before changing association rules, consider these process tips. ... Can a board deny solar because of common area roofs? ... Does your community have a policy for solar installations? ... Can the board ban solar panels? ... .

President lays foundation stone for new SRC building |01 July 2022

Nation 01 Jul 2022
... work environment and majority of their key services under one roof ... It is a building designed for sustainability with a roof that will contain photovoltaic solar panels, low- E glass coated with a UV reflective film, brise soleil façade, central void and a water harvesting system.

Ground-Mount Buyer’s Guide 2022: Trackers, fixed tilt

Solar Builder 01 Jul 2022
Designing and constructing larger scale, ground-mounted solar projects gets more complex each year ... C&I Solar Month, sponsored by. ... AEROCOMPACT – founded in 2014 – designs, engineers, and manufactures flat roof, ground mount, and metal roof solar mounting solutions ... Nextracker debuts terrain-following version of Horizon solar tracker.

The forgotten crisis: How businesses can boost biodiversity

New Statesman 01 Jul 2022
Sustainable urban drainage systems are integrated into the properties, which collect rainwater from roofs and roads to create micro wetlands, then drain it away naturally ... For instance, buildings that incorporate both green roofs and solar panels generate more power, because foliage improves the energy generating capacity of the solar power.

Commentary: NH's energy costs become 2nd highest in U.S. We can do something about it.

Portsmouth Herald 01 Jul 2022
22 cents for the energy, and another 8 cents to deliver it ... We are now reaping what we have sowed ... solar on every roof, insulation in every attic, a smart meter and smart appliances connected to the grid, heat pumps outside, and an electric car in every garage ... Gov ... Meanwhile, wind, solar, and battery storage represent 95% of what’s proposed.

Intensifying heat waves threaten South Asia’s struggling farmers – increasingly, it's women who are at risk

Hastings Tribune 01 Jul 2022
(The Conversation is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts.) ... The few men present are elderly ... Nongovernmental organizations are already working to spread simple solutions that can help rural farmers stay cooler, like covering roofs with solar-reflective paint to keep homes from heating up ... .

Goldbeck Solar breaks ground on 25-MWp rooftop PV array in Rotterdam

Renewables Now 30 Jun 2022
The buildings were constructed by the Dutch subsidiary of Goldbeck Bau in a way that enables the use of their roofs for solar energy, the German company said in a statement.

Executive Insights: Solar in New Mexico

Business Journal 30 Jun 2022
At Nusenda Credit Union, we are interested in helping New Mexico residents purchase solar products ...

Hamlin Bank contributes to UPB’s new engineering building

The Bradford Era 30 Jun 2022
The new facility will feature a solar array on its roof, which is expected to produce about 113,000 kWh/year and include a building dashboard that will aid in community education and engagement. In addition to the solar array, the new building will feature many specialized spaces ...

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Servicemen work at the scene at a residential building following explosions, in Kyiv, Ukraine, Sunday, June 26, 2022.
AP / Nariman El-Mofty
In this photo provided by the Ukrainian Emergency Service, a damaged residential building is seen in Odesa, Ukraine, early Friday, July 1, 2022, following Russian missile attacks
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