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.@ACORE gives an update on #Renewable energy in the western states: now over 20% of electricity generation
AMERICAN COUNCIL ON RENEWABLE ENERGY Executive Summary What’s New in the West in 2014: Growth of Renewable Energy: With the growing prominence of renewable energy in the western…
When The Power's Out, Solar Panels May Not Keep The Lights On -
With the price of solar panels falling, more municipalities and homeowners are installing them. But having solar panels doesn’t mean you won’t lose power in a blackout — at least not yet.
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Solar Now Powering Half A Million U.S. Homes and Businesses
A new dye #solar cell made at the University of Tokyo combines energy generation in a decorative floral pattern. http://ow.ly/ANGOj
70-year old shack turned into surreal half-invisible solar-powered ‘Lucid Stead’
Before it’s even time for dinner, the food-to-trash transfer has happened several times. Nixing that transfer entirely is the task at hand for Hannah Billqvist and Anna Glansén, who together are Swedish design group Tomorrow Machine.
Right now, the duo have a few inventions that fall under two novel approaches to sustainable packaging: food wrappers that can change shape to double as a dish or bowl, and packaging that’s meant to be composted or washed down the drain.
More: 5 Futuristic Food Wrappers That You Don’t Have to Throw Away | Design | WIRED