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World's Largest Solar Thermal Plant Uses As Much Water As Two Holes On Nearby Golf Course
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, green, greenproducts, solar power, solar energy, technology, sustainable, Sustainabililty, water )

- 498 days ago -
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz marked the opening of the world's largest solar thermal plant on Thursday in the Mojave Desert near the border of California and Nevada.
World's Largest Solar Bridge Now Officially Launched
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, renewable energy, Architecture, Solar Energy, Solar Power, transportation )

- 513 days ago -
It's been a while since we reported on plans to turn the Blackfriars railway bridge in central London into a massive solar power station. That plan has now come to fruition, with the bridge officially opening for business earlier this month:
Mark Ruffalo Wants You to Imagine a 100 Percent Clean Energy Future
Green Lifestyle  (tags: altenratie energy, wind power, solar power, Solar Power! Sustainable Development, Sustainabililty, energy, eco-friendly, green, protection, environment, coolstuff )

- 542 days ago -
The celebrity activist isn't just against fracking; he wants to turn the conversation to green solutions.
Solar Power Poised For A Huge Year In 2014
Green Lifestyle  (tags: conservation, eco-friendly, greenliving, green, greenproducts, environment, energy, solar, solar energy, solar power, Sustainabililty, sustainable )

- 546 days ago -
The equivalent of a 5-megawatt solar farm every hour of every day - that's how much new solar photovoltaic power is being installed around the world right now, according to a leading industry analyst.
New Solar Lamp Offers Villagers Alternative to Toxic Kerosene
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, eco-friendly, green, greenliving, CoolStuff, coolstuff, Sustainabililty, sustainable, technology, solar power, greenproducts, goodnews, energy, conservation )

- 568 days ago -
On a continent where more than half the population lives off-the-grid, many African villagers can neither afford nor acquire simple solar lamps. Instead, they have to rely on dangerous kerosene products to light their homes.
Germany's Record-Breaking Renewables Push Fossil Fuel Plants to Close
Green Lifestyle  (tags: coal, Community Energy, Fossil Fuels, Gas, Germany, Microgeneration, Renewable Energy, Solar Power )

- 672 days ago -
Germany's renewable energy industry has again shown its strength, shattering through another solar power record, as utility company RWE announces it will close fossil fuel power plants as they are no longer competitive.
Artfully Using Stained Glass to Capture Solar Energy
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenproducts, greenliving, green, eco-friendly, environment, solar power, solar panel, artwork )

- 697 days ago -
A collection of eye-catching stained glass installations by a Toronto artist is generating solar power in three provinces, and one of them is in the process of being hooked up to the Saskatchewan grid.
Japan, Rising Solar Star: Installing Enough Solar Panels to Equal Seven Nuclear Reactors
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Japan, solar power, clean energy, renewable, 20 billions dollars, enough solar to equal seven reactors, nuclear, Fukushima, uranium, toxic, danger )

- 745 days ago -
Japan is going to install 20 billion dollars worth of solar systems in 2013, up 82% from 2012.
SolarCity Installing Solar Panels on Walgreens In Colorado
Green Lifestyle  (tags: solar power, clean energy, renewable, energy, SolarCity, Walgreens, Colorado )

- 817 days ago -
22 stores in the drugstore chain will receive the solar systems.
LADWP Approves Rooftop Solar Program
Green Lifestyle  (tags: ab32, california, energy efficiency, feed in tariff, ladwp, los angeles, renewable energy, renewables, solar power )

- 893 days ago -
The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP), LA's hometown utility, just received approval to buy solar power from large rooftop and parking lot owners in the city in what is being billed as the nation's biggest such program.
Portable Solar Panels Bring Power to Sandy-Affected Communities
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, solar power, superstorm, protection )

- 957 days ago -
The Rockaways in New York haven't had power for over a week courtesy of the devastating Hurricane Sandy. With no power in sight, aid is being sent to help the people with food and supplies that they need
Concentrated Solar Power Could Contribute Over 11% of Global Energy By 2050
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, protection, energy, solar power )

- 976 days ago -
There are reports that global concentrated solar power (CSP) is growing at a quick pace. Global Information predicts that CSP could provide 11% of global electricity by 2050 - with 9.6% from solar power and 1.7% from backup fuels (fossil fuels or biomass
Denmark Hits Solar Energy Goal 8 Years Early
Green Lifestyle  (tags: green, greenliving, energy, eco-friendly, solar, solar power, solar energy, Sustainabililty, Denmark, Europe, environment, conservation, technology, sustainable )

- 988 days ago -
Installing solar power in Denmark is going faster than planned, and the country has already reached its goal of 200 megawatts of solar capacity. This amount was the goal that the Danish government had set to reach by 2020.
The Dawn of Solar Power Technology
Green Lifestyle  (tags: energy, solar power, technology, eco-friendly, greenliving, protection )

- 1014 days ago -
Solar power is one of the most significant technologies being developed in the world today. This is definitely a good thing as every single day we are using conventional power to maintain our lifestyles. Many homes have four or more cell phones, laptops,
Infographic: Solar Power's Limitless Possibilities
Green Lifestyle  (tags: environment, energy, solar power, greenliving, eco-friendly )

- 1030 days ago -
A high level infographic showing just how much power the sun provides and what that energy could mean to the US and world. Now if only we could really harness all of it!

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