Determining the solar energy potentials of private homes

Determining the solar energy potentials of private homes
Recently, Google started the Sunroof project, a service that calculates potential energy savings of home owners due to solar facilities on their roofs. However, this project covers a few cities in the USA only. Scientists of Karlsruhe Institute of …
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Window tinting, solar panels cut NCB energy bill 20%
National Commercial Bank Jamaica (NCB) has cut its energy consumption by 20 per cent over the past four years and is projecting half-billion dollars of new savings over the next four. By tinting its windows, changing its light and air-conditioning …
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Solar Energy Jobs Outpace US Economy
And in just the first nine months of 2015, solar accounted for 31 percent of all new electric generating capacity. Across the United States, there are now nearly one million solar energy projects operating. All told, solar is saving Americans tens of …
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Obama revealed a big shift in the energy industry at his last State of the
President Barack Obama highlighted how solar is outpacing coal in his final State of the Union address last night. "On rooftops from Arizona to New York, solar is saving Americans tens of millions of dollars a year on their energy bills, and employs …
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