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Black Rock Solar Shines By Kelly Davidson 10/26/13
Business  (tags: ecosystems, conservation, energy, environment, sustainable, technology, water, world, americans, business, consumers, Entrepreneurs, ethics, SustainableDevelopment, usa )

Ruth
- 121 days ago - homepower.com
"The duo devised a plan to provide free or low-cost PV systems through the rebates and other public funding. They founded the Reno-based nonprofit Black Rock Solar (BRS, blackrocksolar.org), assembled a crew of volunteers,..." 3 megawatts PV installed !
A Diamond in the Rough By Kelly Davidson 02/25/14 (Solar Installation)
Business  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, ecosystems, conservation, sustainable, technology, water, world, americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, SustainableDevelopment, GoodNews, usa )

Ruth
- 122 days ago - homepower.com
"Mathis utilizes each solar installation in town as a training opportunity, inviting local contractors and electricians to participate. He also recruited several volunteers from a green-construction training program run by...."
Tracking PV in Washington State 08/21/13 (Solar Installation)
Business  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, sustainable, technology, water, world, conservation, Entrepreneurs, americans, business, consumers, environment, ethics, SustainableDevelopment, usa )

Ruth
- 122 days ago - homepower.com
'We measured the area for a 9.12 kW array. To capture the highest incentive rate, we needed to use Washington-made equipment, which meant using 38 Itek Energy 240 W modules and Altenergy Power System (APS) microinverters.'
Off-Grid Upgrades Claire Anderson 12/27/13
Business  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, ecosystems, sustainable, technology, water, world, conservation, CoolStuff, environment, americans, business, consumers, economy, Entrepreneurs, ethics, labor, SustainableDevelopment, usa )

Ruth
- 122 days ago - homepower.com
"During the 27 years that they've been at their property, they've successfully lived with renewable energy--and without grid power."
Platinum With PV Kelly Davidson 10/26/13
Business  (tags: eco-friendly, energy, technology, water, world, business, conservation, americans, business, consumers, Entrepreneurs, GoodNews, SustainableDevelopment, usa )

Ruth
- 122 days ago - homepower.com
' "We didn't just want to tack solar modules on the house. We wanted to integrate them into the design," Rude says. The team selected Sanyo's HIT bifacial modules. The double-sided modules--which can harvest solar energy from both faces--increase energy..'
Starbucks Pressured to Switch to Non-GMO, Organic Milk
Business  (tags: Starbucks, gmos, cow farmers, food indsutry, SustainableDevelopment, environment, farming )

Stefanie
- 133 days ago - ecowatch.com
Green America's GMO Inside campaign launched a major push this month asking Starbucks to serve only organic milk sourced from cows that are fed a diet free of genetically modified organisms (GMOs)
Clash With Palm Oil Company Leaves One Indigenous Community Member Dead in Sumatra
Business  (tags: Sumatra, Mongabay, Rhett Butler, injured community member, palm oil company security forces, Asiatic Persada, Ganda Group, Wilmar, environment, ethics, SustainableDevelopment )

Evelyn
- 137 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A member of the Suku Anak Dalam indigenous community was killed and five others were injured during a clash with security forces. The incident is therefore the first major test for Wilmar, as the company is one of their suppliers
Florida Violates Constitutional Rights
Business  (tags: corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, government, SustainableDevelopment )

David
- 139 days ago - buck3647.hubpages.com
Farms in Florida by law are to be protected from actions from others under the Florida Right to Farm Act and Aquaculture Policy Act the State did not protect mine and allowed my off the grid fish farm to be ruined. Guilty in FL without evidence!
World's Largest Grid Operator Reveals Why Increased Wind Energy Means Increased Savings
Business  (tags: wind power, Energy Industry, renewable energy, SustainableDevelopment, economy, energy, investments )

Stefanie
- 140 days ago - ecowatch.com
In the fall, PJM, the largest grid operator in the world, serving 60 million customers across 13 Mid-Atlantic and Great Lakes states, issued the preliminary results of a major wind integration study. The final results of the study were released Monday and
Survey Shows Organic Farmers Pay the Price for GMO Contamination
Business  (tags: farm industry, gmo crops, organic farming, roundup, SustainableDevelopment, environment, farming, labor, law, society )

Stefanie
- 141 days ago - ecowatch.com
Today, to highlight prevalent problems that already exist, Food & Water Watch in partnership with the Organic Farmers' Agency for Relationship Marketing (OFARM) released survey results showing contamination from GMO crops and how it's..
EDF EN Canada, Huron-Wendat Nation Partner On 350 MW Wind Farm in News Departments By NAW Staff Friday February 28 2014
Business  (tags: canada, americans, business, consumers, corporate, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, economy, SustainableDevelopment, world )

Ruth
- 143 days ago - nawindpower.com
"The Riviere-du-Moulin wind project will consist of a total of 175 wind turbines for an overall installed capacity of 350 MW. EDF says a first phase of 150 MW will be commissioned in December 2014, followed by a second phase of 200 MW in December 2015."
H.B. White Canada To Construct 24 MW Wind Portfolio In Nova Scotia in News Departments By NAW Staff Friday February 28 2014
Business  (tags: canada, americans, business, consumers, energy, Entrepreneurs, environment, ethics, corporate, economy, SustainableDevelopment, technology, world )

Ruth
- 143 days ago - nawindpower.com
"The projects were developed as a portfolio under the Nova Scotia Community Feed-In-Tariff program, through which each project is partially owned by the local community. The four projects entered into agreements with Vestas to supply 12 total V100-2.0 MW"
All-Solar in Austin Posted on February 7, 2013 By DAVID E. MARTIN
Business  (tags: greenbuilding, energy, Entrepreneurs, business, americans, usa, world, SustainableDevelopment, ethics, environment )

Ruth
- 144 days ago - solartoday.org
"Texas' Las Casas Verdes community demonstrates that with knowledge and careful planning, even a small builder can make a big difference in how society uses energy..Getting to True Solar..Designing Based on Sun Angles..Adding Active Solar.."
PV Equipment Spending to Rebound in 2015 SOLAR INDUSTRY NEWS | FEBRUARY 4, 2014 BY BRIAN
Business  (tags: business, environment, energy, Entrepreneurs, greenbuilding, SustainableDevelopment, technology, usa, society, world, finance, money )

Ruth
- 145 days ago - solartribune.com
'A new report predicts an uptick in spending on solar photovoltaic equipment starting in 2015, reaching up to $10 billion in 2017...During 2012 and 2013, solar PV equipment suppliers were confronted by the sharpest downturn ever to hit the sector," '
Levi's Makes 100,000 Pairs of Jeans With 100% Recycled Water
Business  (tags: green business, water, fashion industry, Sustainabililty, sustainabledevelopment, technology, SustainableDevelopment, energy, economy, business, consumers )

Stefanie
- 146 days ago - ecowatch.com
According to a statement, the company recently made 100,000 pairs of women's jeans with 100-percent recycled water at a factory in China. As a result, it saved about 12 million liters of water--enough to fill nearly five Olympic-sized swimming pools.

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