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Texas Goes Solar.

The State of Oil Is Falling in Love With Solar Energy IAM Newswire BenzingaApril 8, 2020 "Everything's bigger in Texas," as the saying goes. Texas generates most electricity in the U.S., and accounts for approximately 25% of the U.S. oil refining and natural gas industry. Texas is also on the verge of a renewables boom since it…
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Coloring Contest

Kids Coloring Contest! DEADLINE: May 8. EXTENDED ONE WEEK! All ages welcome. Download one of the three coloring pages that is most skill-level appropriate. Get out your markers, crayons, colored pencils, glitter glue, and go crazy!  1. Click and drag your choice of artwork to your desktop. Easy artwork (I Recycle) - click to print Intermediate artwork…
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Another Solar Company Goes Bankrupt- Real Goods Solar.

From “hippies in the woods” to a pre-SolarCity IPO, Real Goods Solar was a pioneer in the U.S. industry. It quietly filed for bankruptcy in January. There have been several rounds of solar panel manufacturers and install companies that have gone bankrupt over the year, closed doors, changed names, or were bought out, often leaving customers…
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7 Solar Scams in California and How To Avoid Them

7 Solar Scams in California and How To Avoid Them As the popularity and necessity of solar panels in California rises, so do the scams and dishonest sales tactics. Some solar companies are preying on the homeowners in our communities, taking advantage of people excited about improving their home’s efficiency. Don’t let this happen to you!…
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One Million Solar Roofs Is Just The Beginning

Atascadero, CA – Former Governors Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jerry Brown and other local elected officials joined high school students, business leaders and workers, renewable energy advocates, and community leaders to celebrate achieving one million solar roofs in California. The celebration was held at Buchannan High School in Clovis. The former governors then announced their next…
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10 Interesting Facts About Offshore Wind Energy

10. Offshore Wind Resources Are Abundant: Offshore wind has the potential to deliver large amounts of clean, renewable energy to fulfill the electrical needs of cities along U.S. coastlines. 9. Offshore Wind Turbines Can Be Extremely Tall: In order to capture the abundant wind resources available offshore, offshore turbines can be over 500 ft, about…
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