Posts from the ‘Clean Energy’ Category

U.S. Air Force Gets Solar Power from SolarCity, Continues Clean Energy Push By Tina Casey



U.S. Air Force Gets Solar Power from SolarCity, Continues Clean Energy Push (via Clean Technica)

When the Department of Defense privatized military housing back in the 1990′s, little did it know that those homes would become the platform for the largest residential solar project in American history. Well, they did. Last November, the solar installer SolarCity announced that it would build about…

Read more…

Advertisements

Solar-Powered Housing for U.S. Military, from SolarCity & U.S. Bancorp



Solar-Powered Housing for U.S. Military, from SolarCity & U.S. Bancorp (via Clean Technica)

  Andrew and Susan have covered SolarStrong a few times in that past six months. SolarStrong is SolarCity’s initiative to put affordable solar panels on existing privatized military housing across the U.S. within the next five years. SolarStrong could have doubled U.S. residential solar power installations…

Read more…

U.S. Military Installing Solar Panels at 160,000 Locations



U.S. Military Installing Solar Panels at 160,000 Locations (via Dice News in Tech)

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)  made a conditional commitment to guarantee a $344 million loan for a project that make the U.S. Military the world’s biggest rooftop solar panel customer. The SolarStrong Project will see solar electric panels installed at 160,000 locations on up to 124 U.S…

Read more…

Not Dead Yet: BoA-Merrill Lynch Steps Up, Revives Billion-Dollar SolarCity SolarStrong Project



Not Dead Yet: BoA-Merrill Lynch Steps Up, Revives Billion-Dollar SolarCity SolarStrong Project (via Clean Technica)

Some heartening news broke yesterday, at least if you’re a fan or supporter of clean energy and solar power. SolarCity and BoA-Merrill Lynch announced that they have agreed to terms on financing SolarStrong, a billion-plus dollar SolarCity project – the largest in US history – that could double…

Read more…