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Elon Musk Says a Tesla Solar Roof Could Cost Less Than Your Crappy Normal Roof

Elon Musk Says a Tesla Solar Roof Could Cost Less Than Your Crappy Normal Roof | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
Elon Musk says a Tesla solar roof could cost less than your crappy normal roof https://t.co/cHoSWDxAnk #via @ScienceAlert
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The Organic-Food Daily News

The Organic-Food Daily News | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
A selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos recommended by Florin Carare
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Monroe County eyes huge solar farms - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Monroe County eyes huge solar farms - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
Monroe Count legislation would authorize construction of the largest solar farm outside Long Island.
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Solar panels just broke another record in the US - Fortune

Solar panels just broke another record in the US - Fortune | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
More American homes than ever before are getting solar panels.
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Kirigami for sun-tracking solar cells | Michigan Engineering LabLog

Cuts in a flexible backing for solar cells allow a flat solar panel to separate into many small cells that can track the sun across the sky. Tracking provides a 20 to ...
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Massive solar power investment could see up to 10 power plants built in Australia - ABC Online

Massive solar power investment could see up to 10 power plants built in Australia - ABC Online | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
Two of the nation's renewable energy agencies are planning a massive investment in solar power.
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Qantas launches biofuel powered commercial flight

Qantas launches biofuel powered commercial flight | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
Qantas Airways Friday launched its first commercial flight using a blend of recycled cooking oil and aviation fuel (Qantas launches biofuel powered commercial flight: SYDNEY - Qantas Airways Friday launched its first commercial ...)...
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People power: Crowdfunding fires up local solar projects

People power: Crowdfunding fires up local solar projects | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
To fund community-scale solar power installation, the company Solar Mosaic has created a website that allows people to invest even small sums. It’s a surprisingly smart idea.
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Solar power lights up 15 San Mateo County schools

Solar power lights up 15 San Mateo County schools | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
Fifteen elementary, middle and high schools in the county will be outfitted with enough solar panels to generate 1.68 megawatts of electricity.
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USDA to support digester turning Kansas feedlot waste to biofuel - CattleNetwork.com

USDA to support digester turning Kansas feedlot waste to biofuel - CattleNetwork.com | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
USDA to support digester turning Kansas feedlot waste to biofuelCattleNetwork.comOAKLEY, Kansas – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced USDA approval of a $5 million payment to Western Plains Energy, LLC to support the construction of a...
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North American Windpower: Two Utilities Seeking Locally Owned Renewable Energy Projects

North American Windpower: Two Utilities Seeking Locally Owned Renewable Energy Projects | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
North American Windpower is the leading Web site, email and magazine serving decision-making professionals involved in any and all aspects of the wind energy generation and distribution business - and the ONLY publication dedicated to serving the...
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Bangalore firm develops portable solar power generator - TwoCircles.net

Bangalore firm develops portable solar power generator - TwoCircles.net | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
IBNLive.comBangalore firm develops portable solar power generatorTwoCircles.netBy IANS, Bangalore : Leading energy firm HHV Solar Technologies Ltd has developed a portable solar photovoltaic power generator with 600 watt capacity for emergency use...
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Tweet from @VirginiaInCal

Tweet from @VirginiaInCal | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
RT @_belle_curve_: #OceanSpray actively blocks GMO-labelling laws. #BoycottOceanSpray
#ExpectUs https://t.co/VnU4as3kS8
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Van Life - Our Amazing Solar Power Set up! Off Grid Camper Van

We installed a 300 Watt solar system in our campervan and we love it! It makes living in a van much more comfortable, especially since we're also working in the ...
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Spectacular Large-Scale Solar Growth In The Netherlands, Finally - CleanTechnica

Spectacular Large-Scale Solar Growth In The Netherlands, Finally - CleanTechnica | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
As I already wrote not too long ago, Dutch solar is booming right now.
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Grant to help increase biofuel yield while limiting fertilizer use - MSUToday

Grant to help increase biofuel yield while limiting fertilizer use - MSUToday | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
MSU has earned a $5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to better understand how biofuel crops acquire nitrogen, insights that could help maximize yields while minimizing fertilizer use.
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SUN & SCIENCE NEWS: March 30, 2014: Solar Flares, Coronal Hole Streams & Yellowstone Earth

SUN & SCIENCE NEWS: March 30, 2014: Solar Flares, Coronal Hole Streams & Yellowstone Earthquakes Leave the ANNOTATIONS ON & SUBSCRIBE for ...
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Solar Eclipse: A How-To Guide for Viewing Eclipses | Exploratorium

Solar Eclipse: A How-To Guide for Viewing Eclipses | Exploratorium | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
SOLD OUT! Both visitor centers of the park are completely sold out of the solar glasses for this Sunday's...
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Home Solar Energy Systems More Affordable - Green Hosting | Website Hosting | Green Web Hosting - GreenHostIt

Home Solar Energy Systems More Affordable - Green Hosting | Website Hosting | Green Web Hosting - GreenHostIt | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
Home energy use is attracting the same sort of examination as other high-energy users, such as the web hosting industry.
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Porter Airlines to Operate Canada's First Biofuel-Powered Revenue ...

Porter Airlines to Operate Canada's First Biofuel-Powered Revenue ... | Localizing the Economy: San Juan Islands | Scoop.it
Porter Airlines has scheduled Canada's first biofuel-powered revenue flights between Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport and Ottawa International Airport.
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Solar conference begins Tuesday in Memphis

#Solar conference begins Tuesday in Memphis http://t.co/hlGIMjnn...
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Beat High Gas Prices by Switching to Public Transit

RT @MacFarlaneCOXTV: If gas remains at $4/gallon, you save $10k a year taking mass transit in Atlanta, Baltimore, DC, Cleveland, Pittsburgh http://t.co/HY7jvgQo...
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Research Finds Bright Future for Alternative Energy with Greener Solar Cells - Kansas City infoZine

Research Finds Bright Future for Alternative Energy with Greener Solar CellsKansas City infoZineEven alternative energy technologies can sometimes be a little greener, according to a Kansas State University graduate student's research.
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