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Top 17 Small business ideas for Mechanical Engineers

  • By startupopinions.com
  • April 20, 2019, 8:04 a.m.
You can start a business of manufacturing solar panels and this is a business which is in trend right now. People are getting aware of Clean Energy and you can take advantage of it by starting a business of solar panel manufacturing. With the increasing ...
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The hydrogen fuel strategy behind Nikola’s truck dream

  • By Ars Technica
  • April 20, 2019, 8 a.m.
Solar panels will be a prominent feature at every Nikola station, and Schneider later added that the company hoped to source a minimum of 30 percent of its electricity from these solar panels and ...
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Dan Clere brings solar to the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Asheville

  • By Mountain Xpress
  • April 20, 2019, 8 a.m.
PANEL DISCUSSION: The Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Asheville voted last year to finance solar panels on the church's roof, thanks largely to the advocacy of Dan Clere. Photo courtesy of ...
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Clean Energy from Falling Snow Could One Day Track your Skiing Performance

  • By EarthTechling
  • April 20, 2019, 7:10 a.m.
Co-author El-Kady said that, in the future, the new technology could possibly even be paired with traditional solar panels so solar installations can continue to produce electricity when the panels are covered with snow. While solar panels are designed to ...
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Thai Navy to remove bitcoin-rich couple's sea home

  • By Space
  • April 20, 2019, 6:37 a.m.
The top of the platform served as a deck, which was covered with solar panels, and the whole thing was mounted on a 2-metre-long floating steel "spar" which is anchored to the ocean's floor. They had recently called for 20 interested investors for new ...
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Regulators to mull possible changes to "net metering"

  • By WRAL
  • April 20, 2019, 6:13 a.m.
in which customers who install renewable energy systems such as solar panels get a credit on their electric bills for providing power to the grid. Solar is dominant in the net metering program. The solar industry wants the process to be simpler.
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Costa Rica bets on ending fossil fuel use by 2050

  • By Phys.org
  • April 20, 2019, 6:07 a.m.
Eric Orlich and his wife Gioconda Rojas own two electric vehicles, which they charge at home in the garage thanks to solar panels on their roof. That could soon become the norm in Costa Rica ...
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How to Organize Gear in a Small Space

  • By Outside
  • April 20, 2019, 6:06 a.m.
Finally, work on filling in your top shelving space with bigger, less used, or off-season items, like ski boots, carry-on bags, or solar panels. Storing items that you don’t need constant access to higher up means you won’t be reaching for a step stool ...
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Why alien 'megastructures' may hold key to making contact with extraterrestrials

  • By NBC News
  • April 20, 2019, 6:02 a.m.
The idea, proposed years ago by physicist Freeman Dyson, is that really advanced aliens would construct a gargantuan, spherical swarm of solar panels in orbit beyond their own planet — sort of the way you might cup your hands around a candle to collect ...
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Planners buckle down on creating solar ordinance

  • By Huron Daily Tribune
  • April 20, 2019, 6 a.m.
Smith said during Wednesday’s planning commission meeting, the board discussed a variety of ordinance components, including guidelines for decommissioning and recycling of solar panels; financial assurances in the event the projects need to be ...