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Solar Power Pays for itself – and saves you money

Solar power is gaining momentum in the US – so much so that the EPA has revised its 2030 greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets. It’s small wonder that the move towards solar power for homes and industries is taking the US by storm. After all, we all appreciate any move that offers us direct economic […]

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Do I need an array of batteries for my solar energy setup to work?

  Although solar technology battery storage has improved. It is still a cumbersome business. There have been innovations such as the ‘Powerwall’ Tesla battery, but although these batteries are now available, they’re hardly affordable for the majority of consumers. Setting up batteries to store solar energy isn’t really necessary, a grid tie inverter will send […]

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We need 4.6 planets to sustain our way of life: what you can do!

The American lifestyle is envied by many, but if everyone in the world shared in our way of life, we’d need the resources of 4.6 planets to support the world’s population according to Global Footprint Network. Obviously this is a theoretical construct, but we have plenty of real environmental problems at the moment. CBS news […]

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Obama says solar energy is what the US economy needs

Speaking at Hill air force base, President Obama declared the US government’s intention to exploit the opportunities inherent in the growing US solar energy sector to create job opportunities for transitioning military personnel. Solar energy can energies the economy With 30% of the US job market consisting of US military veterans and their spouses, Obama […]

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