Viewing: June 2010

We Bail Out Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac… and This is How We Are Repaid? Protect PACE Clean Energy Retrofit Programs

PACE solar financing is facing a serious threat from Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that could render these programs dead in the water. The Department of Energy, state and local governments, and many others working to address this problem. Yet, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have repeatedly missed their own deadlines for resolving the issue. […] Read more

Sacramento Utility SMUD is Leading The Way to Standardize Sacramento Solar Installation Permits

Federal and California government via California solar incentives deserve much credit for making solar photovoltaic (PV) energy systems (solar panels) more affordable for California homes and commercial business. Solar companies and manufactures are also making great strides to lower the cost of solar over the last 24 months. Solar permit fees are passed on to […] Read more

Being Army-Strong for Solar, New Military DOD Solar

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers recently selected the team of ACCIONA Solar Power and the Clark Energy Group to develop a massive solar energy project. The first phase alone consists of five sites over 21 square miles, which will produce a cumulative 500 megawatts (MW) of power at the Fort Irwin military complex, located […] Read more

Mobile. iPad & Laptop Portable Battery Booster.

Most laptop batteries are manufactured by all the leading companies in the market like Samsung, Toshiba, Panasonic, Acer, Compaq, Dell, Gateway, HP, IBM, Sony, last but certainly not least, the new hot Apple iPad. We had a friend recently join the Peace Corps and wanted to find a way to reliably charge his iPad battery […] Read more