Green Market en Wind Enthusiasts Band Together to Makes Skies Safer for Bats <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. wind energy industry recently announced a new voluntary operating protocol expected to make flying a little safer for bats during their annual migration season in the fall.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wind American Wind Energy Association AWEA wind Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:15:00 +0000 26851 at Wikimedia Tenaska PV Plant Producing More Energy for San Diego <div class="node-body article-body">​Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West, under construction along Interstate 8 east of El Centro, Calif., is producing approximately 50MW from a completed portion of the utility-scale solar project for San Diego Gas & Electric Co.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Solar photovoltaics PV solar Tenaska Fri, 04 Sep 2015 15:39:00 +0000 26841 at A Drone's Eye View of the Apple's New Headquarters Under Construction <div class="node-body video-body">Apple's new $5 billion headquarters in Cupertino, Calif., is one of the most interesting construction projects now underway.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Videos Fri, 04 Sep 2015 14:14:00 +0000 26821 at EW's Top 10 LED Picks for September 2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">LED products from Osram Sylvania, Philips Lighting, Spaulding Lighting, Hubbell Lighting, JESCO Lighting, Lunera, Modern Forms/WAC Lighting, Griplock, Zumtobel and Civilight made EW's Top 10 LED Products for September.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lighting Gallery Civilight Griplock Hubbell Lighting JESCO Lighting LED lighting Lunera Modern Forms/WAC Lighting Osram Sylvania Philips Lighting Spaulding Lighting Zumtobel Thu, 03 Sep 2015 21:50:00 +0000 26811 at Former Schneider Electric Exec to Lead Electric Vehicle Firm <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 267px; height: 325px; float: left; margin: 3px;" />Car Charging Group Inc., which promotes itself as the largest owner, operator, and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging services, announced that Mike Calise has been appointed as the company&rsquo;s CEO. Michael Farkas will continue to serve as chairman of the board and will also serve as the chief visionary officer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Electrical Vehicles People Calise electric vehicles EV Schneider Fri, 14 Aug 2015 20:02:00 +0000 26621 at NC Clean Energy Technology Center Releases 2Q 2015 State of Solar Report <div class="node-body article-body">In its latest status report on the U.S. solar industry, the NC Clean Energy Technology Center run by North Carolina State University highlighted the continuing growth of photovoltaic systems installed by homes and businesses and the evolving status the states’ net metering policies that credit owners of PV systems for the excess power they create and add to the grid; and the growing development of community-based solar installations. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Solar DSIRE photovoltaic systems PV solar Thu, 13 Aug 2015 14:43:00 +0000 26601 at SolarCity Flagship Men’s Clothing Store Shines in New Light <div class="node-body article-body">When the retailer, as part of a complete refurbishing of the historical 18th-century building, looked for a new lighting design that would combine energy efficiency and efficacy with a sense of luxury and refinement, it looked to the latest LED lighting to set the tone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Tue, 11 Aug 2015 22:14:00 +0000 26581 at Courtesy of Soraa L-Prize Lamp Holding Up Well Under Long-Term Testing <div class="node-body article-body">The Department of Energy released an interim report on long-term testing of Philips Lighting’s L-Prize winning 60W replacement lamp showing that the lamp is holding up well beyond 40,000 hours, showing little to no significant degradation of performance in lumen maintenance or color.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bulletin Board Lighting Tue, 11 Aug 2015 19:37:00 +0000 26571 at <p>The lumen maintenance test apparatus (LMTA), in which lamps are operated continuously in a 45&deg;C environment, measures the relative lumen and chromaticity maintenance of up to 200 screw-based lamps.</p> Department of Energy Top 10 LED Picks for August 2015 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Our Top 10 LED Product Picks for August 2015 feature products from Hubbell Building Automation, Intense Lighting, Shat-R-Shield/Nicor, Litetronics, Lutron, RAB Lighting, Sorra, U.S. Architectural Lighting and WAC Lighting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Product Galleries Lighting Hubbell Building Automation Intense Lighting LED lighting Litetronics Lutron RAB Lighting Shat-R-Shield/Nicor Sorra U.S. Architectural Lighting WAC Lighting Mon, 10 Aug 2015 16:35:00 +0000 26561 at Going to School with Solar <div class="node-body article-body">The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), Washington, D.C., has an interesting online tool to identify schools with solar potential</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Solar schools SEIA solar Tue, 04 Aug 2015 14:46:00 +0000 26521 at Photo credit: National Renewable Energy Laboroatory (NREL)/ Chatfield High School in Jefferson County, Colorado