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Could Fort Hood be the new site for White House's solar program?

On April 3, President Obama announced he's launching a new program to bring solar power to military installations by training veterans on solar energy equipment. With recent talk of force reduction on Fort Hood and an abundance of year-round sun, some are saying “The Great Place” is a perfect site. Continue reading

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Solar in California's urban areas could provide 5 times the power the state needs

The amount of energy that could be produced through solar equipment constructed on or around existing infrastructure in California would easily exceed the state's demands, according to a new study. Continue reading

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Solar could meet California energy demand three to five times over

In the face of global climate change, increasing the use of renewable energy resources is one of the most urgent challenges facing the world. Further development of one resource, solar energy, is complicated by the need to find space for solar power-generating equipment without significantly altering the surrounding environment. Continue reading

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