13 Jul '11, 12am

7 Solar Energy News Stories

7 Solar Energy News Stories

Some solar energy news from around from the past week or so…. Infineon Raceway Adds Solar Panels for Power (& Sheep for Lawn Mowers) Our sister site Gas2 had an interesting story last week on a raceway that is going solar & using sheep to mow the fields. The raceway’s 1,652-solar-panel array will provide it with 41% of it’s power. [Gas2 ] How to Continue “Ferocious” Solar Power Cost Reductions Stephen Lacy of Climate Progress had a great piece last week on the tremendous historical cost reductions of solar PV power, how we have achieved them, and how to continue achieving them. [Climate Progress ] Large Solar Farms Planned for Earthquak-Hit Japanese Region Japan is in the midst of a massive energy turnaround. As a part of that, Mitsui & Co is looking to build two large solar power plants in in northeast Japan’s Tohoku region. The region is threatened by power outages follo...

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cleantechnica.com 13 Jul '11, 9pm

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cleantechnica.com 18 Jul '11, 10pm

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cleantechnica.com 15 Jul '11, 7pm

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cleantechnica.com 15 Jul '11, 12am

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planetsave.com 11 Jul '11, 1pm

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cleantechnica.com 13 Jul '11, 6am

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13 Clean & Dirty Tech Policy & Politics News Stories: Filed under: Energy News

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cleantechnica.com 11 Jul '11, 12pm

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cleantechnica.com 06 Jul '11, 4pm

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renewableenergyworld.com 13 Jul '11, 3pm

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cleantechnica.com 17 Jul '11, 12pm

CleanTechnica's authors are supported by a revenue-sharing agreement with the company that operates CleanTechnica, Importa...

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cleantechnica.com 25 Jul '11, 7am

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newenergyworldnetwork.com 11 Jul '11, 8am

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solarfeeds.com 09 Jul '11, 2am

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cleantechnica.com 04 Jul '11, 2pm

I won’t take up more valuable fireworks-and-barbeque time with a lengthy dissertation on solar energy in America, but if y...