Updated Low-Income Solar and Energy Upgrade Program Helps Thousands in Bay Area, LA

These upgrades will help families to lower their monthly utility bills, improve the comfort of their homes, and contribute to the fight against climate change.

4 ways to upgrade with clean energy technologies

One of the best ways to protect a home purchase — whether single- or multi-family — is to invest in smart renovations. Thanks to new technology, there are a number of improvement options.

5 Ways Builders can Go Green and Win Buyers

Having a green home is much cheaper in the long run as well as being healthier for both the residents as well as the environment.

New High Power Solar Module Ready for Residential Use

The LG NeON R is LG's highest power module for residential installation, with a power output up to 365W.

Flexible Solar Film Solves Installation and Efficiency Hurdles

There are still instances and environments where traditional silicon solar panels cannot be implemented.

New Online Tool Helps Homeowners Find Solar Savings

Unlike leasing solar, purchasing solar enables the homeowner to keep all the federal and state incentives.

Retail Home Solar Service Launches in 8 States

People can use solar power quickly, simply and affordably even if they don't own a roof suitable for solar panel installation.

Solar Sharing and Microgrids Now Trending Within Communities

Homeowners are sharing excess energy with other homes and businesses within their community by starting microgrids of their own.

Solar Roofing Systems Boost Power Output

Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) refer to photovoltaic products such as solar panels and modules that are used as replacements for traditional building materials.

Video | Veteran Builds Tiny Home Village for Homeless Vets

The houses are all eco-friendly and sustainable, with solar panels all over the property and composting toilets.

Grant Will Improve Low- and Moderate-Income Homeowner Access to Solar and Energy Efficiency Upgrades

PACE financing levels the playing field for homeowners who do not meet the enhanced credit standard required to finance solar using loans or leases.

25% of Australian Homes Have Gone Solar

Experts predict that adoption of solar power may slow next year.

DOE Fighting Red Tape That Slows Solar Installations

Communities achieving the highest SolSmart rating are doing even more to speed up the solar process.

New Solar Panels Offer Sleek Residential Design

Recognizing the home is the consumer's largest asset, the NeON R is designed with high-end design appeal in mind in addition to high performance.

Infographic: Sustainable building from bottom up

Developing a sustainable building demands a holistic approach. While newer buildings tend to perform better from an energy standpoint, due to building code advancements, it’s not always a guarantee. Planning is pivotal and literally must take place from the ground...

Electric Vehicles Can Charge from Solar Power

Owners of solar arrays can now combine smart EV charging with their solar generation to maximize their renewable energy self-consumption and increase energy savings.

Solar House Designed to Stand Up to Hurricanes

The SURE House, winner of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2015, was designed by the Stevens Institute of Technology to meet the needs of middle-and-working class residents in New York and New Jersey who experienced severe damage from...

U.S. Made Solar Panels Come to Market

A new line of U.S. made solar panels has come to market to serve the growing demand for home solar power in North America. CertainTeed® Solar is proud to announce its US Series 60 and 72-cell solar modules, with 60 cell power output reaching 305W and 72 cell power output of up to 365W.

Queens Co-Op Opts for Solar Power

When completed, the project will be among the largest rooftop installations in the New York City area.

Are You an Energy Consumer or Prosumer? (Video)

Prosumers are growing in the energy space as more Americans generate their own power from distributed energy resources.

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