Rooftop Revolution: Empowering Disadvantaged Communities with Solar

In the race towards sustainable energy, the glaring disparity in solar power adoption between affluent and lower-income communities has long been a hurdle. Despite governmental incentives, residential solar uptake in disadvantaged areas has been sluggish. However, a groundbreaking study led by Stanford University researchers sheds light on a promising solution: leveraging commercial and industrial rooftops [...]

By |2024-04-04T18:25:54+00:00April 4th, 2024|Newsletter|0 Comments

Distributed Solar v/s Large Scale Solar

Solar panels provide pollution-free energy that delivers far-reaching benefits to people, the environment, the economy, and the electric grid. But unbelievably energy systems development is driven more by financial considerations than environmental ones. Resultantly, it leaves customers more vulnerable to the effects of climate change. Sean Kennedy, a professor at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign [...]

By |2022-03-23T07:31:03+00:00March 23rd, 2022|Newsletter|0 Comments

California’s plan to slash savings from solar

California has more rooftops with solar panels than any other state and continues to be a leader in new installations. But a proposal from the state's public utility commission threatens that progress.The state now has 1.3 million solar rooftops generating roughly 10,000 megawatts of electricity — enough to power three million homes. And more are [...]

By |2022-01-20T16:39:15+00:00January 20th, 2022|News/Stories|0 Comments