After a combined 18 years of relentlessly pursuing the perfect CIGS solar technology, Sunflare and their European Research & Development partner, Midsummer, have received IEC certification on their SUN2 solar panels. IEC is the leading certification organization that prepares and publishes the International Standards for all electrical, electronic and related technologies. The Sunflare/Midsummer team is the […]
Withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement is a major setback on the work that needs to be done to curb climate change. By not adhering to the agreement, we are showing how little we, as a country, value any global commitment. And how little we value the future of our children’s children. When I […]
As national election day nears, media outlets in the state are trying to help people understand what it means to vote “yes” or “no” on Amendment 1, a proposed change to the state’s constitution backed by nearly $20 million from large energy companies. The Yes on 1 website is adorned with images of solar-covered rooftops […]
It’s official: the Paris Agreement is signed and sealed. Now it’s time to deliver. The landmark Paris agreement on climate change will enter into force in 30 days, after the number of countries ratifying the accord surpassed a key threshold.
Elon Musk’s next project involves creating solar roofs completely made of solar power cells. Read the article on UnderstandSolar.com
The United States and China, the world’s biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, have announced they will formally ratify the Paris climate change agreement. “Where there is a will and there is a vision and where countries like China and the United States are prepared to show leadership and to lead by example, it is possible for […]
The world needs to decide if it wants to push to climate warming to 2 degrees, or try to stop it at 1.5 degrees. A recent study looked at the pledges made at the Paris climate talks in 2015, where countries agreed to keep warming below 2 degrees Celsius—and ideally below 1.5 degrees. The goal is […]
With the election is in less than 60 days, it’s important to understand where the candidates stand on the environment. Below is an infographic that explains it simply.