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Our Opinion: Here comes the sun .... and it's all right

News & Record 24 May 2022
For most of us, the term “historic neighborhood” probably conjures visions of steep, gabled roofs, turrets, spacious front porches and shutters that actually open and close ... As John Deem reported in Monday’s News & Record, these are among a growing number of historic homes in the Triad that have solar panels on their roofs.

Dairy sector needs to gear up fast for the end of live exports by producing better calves

Irish Independent 24 May 2022
Ireland is in dire need of clean energy and many farmers are in dire need of a new income source.Despite this, question marks linger over how solar farms will ultimately develop in Ireland and who will benefit.As Martin O'Sullivan details on page 6, farmers must consider ...

Clean 13 'water heroes' celebrated by Georgia Water Coalition

The Citizens 24 May 2022
Now, solar arrays are popping up on fire station roofs and low-income neighborhoods are getting water and energy efficiency assistance ... QCELLS chose the location, in part, because of the need to be close to the growing solar market in Georgia and the Southeast.

How a net-zero hotel is setting a new industry standard

GreenBiz 24 May 2022
This article is sponsored by Amazon ... Sally Fouts ... Fouts ... Solar panels on our roof provide around 5 percent of the hometel’s energy demand and the rest is powered by 100 percent renewable energy ... We also created a sustainability wall in the lobby, providing guests with information on everything from the eco-cleaning products to the bees on the roof ... Wow.

Why chicken is getting more and more expensive

BBC News 24 May 2022
Chicken is the UK's meat of choice for the dinner table, but consumers might have noticed the numbers ticking up on their receipts. With the cost of chicken feed, energy and transport increasing, fast food chains like Nando's and KFC have already put some prices up ... The commercial sheds use LED lights and have solar panels on the roof ... .

How to avoid ‘bad actors’ in booming solar industry

Post Bulletin 23 May 2022
-- Frank and Angela Haynes wanted to put solar panels on their century-old home in Albany, about 20 miles west of St ... He knew that solar is becoming an affordable energy alternative to reduce fossil fuel use, which produces greenhouse gasses that contribute to climate change ... A few months later, he signed a contract for a rooftop solar energy system.

Tata Motors to install 7 MWp solar rooftop expansion project in Pune

Business Line 23 May 2022
This is the third phase of a joint 17 MWp on-site solar project developed by the two companies ... With fresh agreement to install an additional Roof Top solar plant of 7 MWp in our Pune plant in association with Tata Power, we will move closer to our goal of 100 per cent Renewable Energy ... Largest on-site solar project.

Tata Power, Tata Motors Collaborate To Develop A 7mwp Solar Rooftop Project | Mint

Live Mint 23 May 2022
This is the third phase of a joint MWp on-site solar project developed by the two companies ... With fresh agreement to install an additional Roof Top solar plant of 7 MWp in our Pune plant in association with Tata Power, we will move closer to our goal of 100% Renewable Energy.

From the archives: The promising new world of solar power—in the 1950s

Popular Science 23 May 2022
Armagnac’s sun-drenched feature covers an array of emerging solar technologies, including a furnace in which “steel melts and drips like sealing wax over a flame;” photovoltaics, whose electric yield was so wretched in 1954 that a skeptic said, “Scientists must understand matter ...

History meets sustainability: Solar in designated districts poses challenges

News & Record 23 May 2022
Matt Giegengack, owner of an 1890 historic house in the West End Historic District, shows an app on his phone that compares energy produced and used from the solar panels he had installed on the roof of his home ... had solar panels installed on the roof of the home in Winston-Salem.

20% rise in solar power system installations in H2 2021

The Jerusalem Post 23 May 2022
20% rise in solar power system installations in H2 2021 ... In the first third of 2022, Enerpoint also expanded its roof rental project for solar panels on large buildings – with the electricity being sold to the electricity company and the owner enjoying a fixed annual rental fee for a period of 25 years.

Aging Grand Rapids building would be transformed into low-income housing, city plans show

Michigan Live 23 May 2022
GRAND RAPIDS, MI — A developer is seeking to renovate and add low-income housing at a two-story building, containing a ground floor U.S. Postal Service store, near the intersection of Burton Street and Eastern Avenue on Grand RapidsSoutheast Side ... SE ... Finally, officials plan to install “a massive solar array” on the roof ... Read more. ... Note to readers.

North 48th Street apartment complex eyeing expansion

Lincoln Journal Star 23 May 2022
Square at Forty-Eight, the 110-unit apartment complex at 48th and Holdrege streets, has been "pretty successful" and the units are fully leased ... An illustration of an apartment building planned to the north of the existing Square at Forty-Eight development. studio951 ... There are also plans to put solar panels on the roof ... Photos. What changed Lincoln ... .

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The Athens Messenger 23 May 2022
May 17. 12.09 a.m. - The Athens County Sheriff's Office responded to Sandstone Apartments in The Plains for a report of a dispute. Units arrived on scene and spoke with the involved parties, who indicated only a verbal dispute had occurred with no threats or physical violence occurring ... Four solar panels were taken off the roof of the facility ... May 18 ... .

Kent County veteran receives new roof; materials and labor are donated

The Star Democrat 22 May 2022
FAIRLEE — The kindness of strangers has given Deborah Scott “a sense of peace,” and a new roof ... Since the program’s inception in 2016, more than 325 military veterans have received new roofs ... Scott said money she had been saving for a new roof now can be earmarked for other home improvement projects such as installing solar panels.

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