Green Market http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7393/more en Lunera Lighting Brings New Light to World Class Hotel http://ewweb.com/lighting/lunera-lighting-brings-new-light-world-class-hotel <div class="node-body article-body">The Hilton Minneapolis wanted an easily installed lighting solution that would improve guest experience while lowering energy usage and reducing maintenance costs. A custom guest corridor fixture had already been designed for use with a compact fluorescent lamp (CFL), but the quality of light was not what the Hilton Minneapolis had hoped for, so they sought another alternative. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/lunera-lighting-brings-new-light-world-class-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/lunera-lighting-brings-new-light-world-class-hotel#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:09:00 +0000 19121 at http://ewweb.com Image from Lunera Lighting Lighting Science Group Appoints New CEO http://ewweb.com/people/lighting-science-group-appoints-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">Edward Bednarcik has been appointed CEO at Lighting Science Group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/lighting-science-group-appoints-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/lighting-science-group-appoints-new-ceo#comments Lighting People Edward Bednarcik LED Lighting Science Group LSG Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:05:00 +0000 19081 at http://ewweb.com Solar Installations Will be Up 36% in 2014: SEIA and GTM Research http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-installations-will-be-36-2014-seia-and-gtm-research <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The United States&rsquo; solar market hit a major milestone in the second quarter of this year, with more than half a million homes and businesses now generating solar energy. According to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association&rsquo;s (SEIA) Q2 2014 U.S. Solar Market Insight Report, the U.S. installed 1,133MW of solar photovoltaics in the second quarter of this year. The residential and commercial segments accounted for nearly half of all solar PV installations in the quarter.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-installations-will-be-36-2014-seia-and-gtm-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-installations-will-be-36-2014-seia-and-gtm-research#comments Solar photovoltaics PV solar Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:43:00 +0000 19061 at http://ewweb.com And the Winner Is... Nevada for Tesla GigaFactory; 6,500 Jobs Expected http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/and-winner-nevada-tesla-gigafactory-6500-jobs-expected <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Multiple media reports says Nevada will get Tesla&#39;s GigaFactory, one of the largest construction projects to &nbsp;break ground in the past decade. A press conference announcing the decision will be held later today. Tesla is expected to hire up to 6,500 workers for the facility, which will produce batteries for electric vehicles. Lots of interesting insight into the project out on the Web. Here&#39;s a snippet from the <a href="http://finance.yahoo.com/news/plant-gets-tesla-closer-electric-car-masses-075600420--finance.html"><em>AP</em> report:</a></p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/and-winner-nevada-tesla-gigafactory-6500-jobs-expected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/and-winner-nevada-tesla-gigafactory-6500-jobs-expected#comments Electrical Vehicles electric vehicles Nevada tesla Thu, 04 Sep 2014 14:26:00 +0000 18991 at http://ewweb.com <p>The Tesla Model S, one of the company&#39;s current electric vehicles. Tesla CEO Elon Musk wants to use the gigafactory to bring electric vehicles to the masses, and reportedly plans to produce a car there that can run 200 miles on a single charge and will cost about $35,000.</p> Getty Images Will Graphene’s “Super Powers” Steer Tesla Electric Vehicles Toward a 500-Mile Driving Range? http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/will-graphene-s-super-powers-steer-tesla-electric-vehicles-toward-500-mile-drivi <div class="node-body article-body">A rumor that Tesla may be using graphene in a new battery design that could increase the range of its electric vehicles is generating lots of industry chatter</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/will-graphene-s-super-powers-steer-tesla-electric-vehicles-toward-500-mile-drivi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/will-graphene-s-super-powers-steer-tesla-electric-vehicles-toward-500-mile-drivi#comments Electrical Vehicles electric vehicles elon musk tesla Wed, 27 Aug 2014 16:08:00 +0000 18791 at http://ewweb.com <p>Tesla&#39;s CEO Elon Musk pondering his next move in electric vehicles.&nbsp;</p> Getty Images Cree invests in Taiwanese LED supplier http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-invests-taiwanese-led-supplier <div class="node-body article-body">Cree will own 13% of LED component supplier Lextar Electronics Corp. after investing $83 million to purchase 83 million shares of the firm.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-invests-taiwanese-led-supplier" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-invests-taiwanese-led-supplier#comments Lighting Cree LED Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:43:00 +0000 18771 at http://ewweb.com CNBC: Time to Bet Big on Electric Vehicles with Tesla's Elon Musk? http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/cnbc-time-bet-big-electric-vehicles-teslas-elon-musk <div class="node-body video-body">Whether or not you are a big believer in the future of electric vehicles or solar, you can't ignore one of the biggest players in these games: Elon Musk, creator of Tesla and SolarCity.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/cnbc-time-bet-big-electric-vehicles-teslas-elon-musk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-vehicles/cnbc-time-bet-big-electric-vehicles-teslas-elon-musk#comments Electrical Vehicles Solar Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:51:00 +0000 18761 at http://ewweb.com EnergyWatch News: Wiedenbach-Brown’s Chris Brown says the Forecast Calls for Pain http://ewweb.com/lighting/energywatch-news-wiedenbach-brown-s-chris-brown-says-forecast-calls-pain <div class="node-body article-body">There’s a Must-Read in Bill Attardi’s EnergyWatchNews today by Chris Brown, CEO, of lighting specialist Wiedenbach-Brown, Hawthorne, N.Y.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/energywatch-news-wiedenbach-brown-s-chris-brown-says-forecast-calls-pain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/energywatch-news-wiedenbach-brown-s-chris-brown-says-forecast-calls-pain#comments Lighting Bill Attardi Chris Brown LED lighting Wiedenbach-Brown Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:20:00 +0000 18681 at http://ewweb.com Atlantic City to Host Inaugural Solar Power Mid-Atlantic Event on Sept. 9-10 http://ewweb.com/solar/atlantic-city-host-inaugural-solar-power-mid-atlantic-event-sept-9-10 <div class="node-body article-body">Solar Power Mid-Atlantic, presented by Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and Solar Electric Power Association (SEPA), will take place over September 9 and 10 in Atlantic City, N.J. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/atlantic-city-host-inaugural-solar-power-mid-atlantic-event-sept-9-10" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/atlantic-city-host-inaugural-solar-power-mid-atlantic-event-sept-9-10#comments Solar Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:31:00 +0000 18601 at http://ewweb.com The Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Wind Power from AWEA and DOE http://ewweb.com/wind/top-10-things-you-didnt-know-about-wind-power-awea-and-doe <div class="node-body article-body">"The Top 10 Things You Didn't Know Aboiut Wind Power" by the DOE's Liz Hartman was recently posted on the website of the Association of Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Washington, D.C.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/top-10-things-you-didnt-know-about-wind-power-awea-and-doe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/top-10-things-you-didnt-know-about-wind-power-awea-and-doe#comments Wind Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:08:00 +0000 18581 at http://ewweb.com National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)