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CALIFORNIA SET TO BECOME FIRST US STATE REQUIRING SOLAR PANELS ON NEW HOMES

INDEPENDENT -- The state’s Energy Commission is due to vote next week on new energy standards that would require virtually all new homes to be constructed with solar panels from 2020.Currently around 20 per cent of single-family homes...

CONSUMER INTEREST TRENDS TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY, SAY REALTORS®

NATIONAL ASSOC. OF REALTORS -- The report, www.nar.realtor/research-and-statistics/research-reports/realtors-and-sustainability, which stems from NAR’s Sustainability Program, surveyed Realtors® about sustainability issues in the residential and commercial real estate markets and the preferences they are seeing in consumers...

Is Low Cost Solar Battery on the Horizon? 

If you follow along with #solar technology at all you have probably noticed a huge shift in focus on solar #energy. The focus is not just on the solar panels any more as they have increased greatly in efficiency...
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China’s Solar Power Boom Can Be Seen from Space

#China is by far the largest producer of greenhouse gasses in the world. In other words, it is emitting more greenhouse gasses than any other country on Earth – and this is definitely not...
Berry with son Den Berry, 1970s. James Baker Hall

New Documentary on Environmentalist Wendell Berry

He believes that TV and technological devices are degrading the imagination and threaten literature, and his distaste has led to the reason why he’s turned down several other requests to be featured in documentary...
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