16 Mar '12, 12am

Solar power brought to Maui's King's Cathedral: A recent report revealed that solar energy production across the...

Solar power brought to Maui's King's Cathedral: A recent report revealed that solar energy production across the...

Solar power brought to Maui's King's Cathedral Thursday, March 15th 2012 5:34 PM By GetSolar Staff. A recent report revealed that solar energy production across the United States surged in 2011, led by California solar installations. Another famously sunny state - Hawaii - joined in on the trend by having a modern solar photovoltaic system installed at the King's Cathedral in Kahului, Maui. The solar system was installed by award-winning HNU Energy, and will provide 60 percent of all the energy consumed at King's Cathedral. The company used advanced technology to provide a top of the line solar system to the large building that has significant energy needs. "Our electric bill is over $20,000 a month," said Dr. James Marocco, senior pastor. "Initially, we are paying for solar power, so current monthly savings are minimal. However, we will save approximately $12,000 a month ...

Full article: http://www.getsolar.com/News/Hawaii/Solar-Panels/Solar-po...

Tweets

Solar power to the people: Rooftop solar power is a luxury, but a nonprofit called GRID Alternatives is trying t...

Solar power to the people: Rooftop solar power ...

marcgunther.com 14 Mar '12, 2pm

The reason, of course, is that the upfront costs of rooftop solar are high and the complexity of installing panels is daun...

Space-Based Solar Power

Space-Based Solar Power

theoildrum.com 21 Mar '12, 3pm

Let’s do our own quick analysis. A standard rooftop panel delivers about 10 W per kilogram of mass (slightly better than t...

Solar Power at Night: A very large solar power ...

care2.com 19 Mar '12, 3pm

A very large solar power plant in Spain produces electricity even at night . It does so by storing heat produced in the da...

A Brief History of Everything Solar

A Brief History of Everything Solar

cleantechnica.com 21 Mar '12, 10pm

Chapin had for several years been experimenting with selenium-based solar cells but was unable to achieve an efficiency ab...

Latin America Report: Brazil Planning Push for ...

renewableenergyworld.com 15 Mar '12, 2pm

According to Bloomberg News , Brazil’s state-run energy agency is set to introduce two significant policies that would all...

Latin America Report: Brazil Planning Push for ...

renewableenergyworld.com 15 Mar '12, 1pm

According to Bloomberg News , Brazil’s state-run energy agency is set to introduce two significant policies that would all...

Space-Based Solar Power | Energy Bulletin: A so...

energybulletin.net 21 Mar '12, 10am

Let’s do our own quick analysis. A standard rooftop panel delivers about 10 W per kilogram of mass (slightly better than t...

GE Data Visualization: Solar Power, Wind Power, & More

GE Data Visualization: Solar Power, Wind Power,...

cleantechnica.com 20 Mar '12, 2pm

It was interesting to see that GE actually mentioned solar in annual reports way back in the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, but ...

Concentrating Solar Power Alliance Launched: Fi...

cleantechnica.com 12 Mar '12, 1pm

Last week, Abengoa, BrightSource Energy, and Torresol Energy (some of the world’s top concentrating solar power companies)...

jim cramer mad money

greenbuildingelements.com 23 Mar '12, 2pm

A writer, producer and director, Meyers is editor and site director of Green Building Elements, a contributor to Clean Tec...

Flower Power <3

Flower Power <3

blog.baghaus.com 22 Mar '12, 8pm

Spring is finally here and we automatically thought of fun flowers which led us to think of the 60′s! The 60′s was a time ...

#Siemens wins first #solar receivers order for ...

siemens.com 14 Mar '12, 12pm

Siemens UVAC 2010 features extremely high solar absorption and reduced heat loss with outstanding product durability, offe...

@SEIA

seia.org 14 Mar '12, 2pm

[WASHINGTON] - The U.S. solar energy industry installed a record 1,855 megawatts (MW) of photovoltaic (PV) capacity in 201...

India: Tamil Nadu to introduce new #solar energ...

solarplaza.com 14 Mar '12, 11am

ELECTRO IQ - To encourage renewable energy generation, the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu will soon introduce a new s...

News: U.S. Bancorp and Solarcity to Fund Solar ...

solarcity.com 13 Mar '12, 6pm

MINNEAPOLIS (March 12, 2012) – U.S. Bancorp (NYSE: USB) and SolarCity , a national leader in clean energy services, today ...