The energy headlines this week offer a little something for everyone. Among them: Honda and GM are teaming up to figure out feasible hydrogen fuel cells, companies manufacturing solar panels finally report some sunny financials and – shock of shocks – the controversy over fracking continues with the latest installment in the Gasland documentary franchise. […]
This week’s energy headlines start with the launch of what the Department of Energy hopes will become a fleet of floating wind turbines. We also saw clean-energy policy developments in several states.
This week’s energy news is led by the world’s largest wave farm and a rare victory for President Obama’s renewable energy loan program.
It might sound too good to be true: Cut your electric bill in half without cutting your energy usage in half. But if you live in certain parts of Texas or New Mexico, you might be in luck. As reported by Bloomberg, El Paso Electric has agreed to buy power from First Solar at less […]
Did you know that solar panels have dropped in price by roughly 80 percent over the last five years? And did you know that, according to a New York Times opinion piece last month, they can provide electricity for at or below the current retail cost of grid power in 20 states? Unlike sunshine, which […]