Tags : SolarCity

EarthTalk Energy Energy Policy New Energy Economy Renewable Energy Solutions

EarthTalk: Rooftop Solar Reaches Grid Parity

EarthTalk® is a weekly environmental column made available to our readers from the editors of E/The Environmental Magazine Dear EarthTalk: I’ve heard that the price of getting solar panels installed on a home is lower than ever, but has it gotten to the point anywhere in the U.S. where it’s actually cheaper than traditional grid […]Read More

Climate Climate Change and Politics Climate Change Deniers COP18 Energy Energy Policy Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News Renewable Energy United Nations

Enviro News Wrap: Climate Talks in Doha Continue; Melting Permafrost;

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up and comments on the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: UN Climate Talks pick up again in Qatar. And, the media is reporting that nothing will be accomplished as the Kyoto protocol expires. The problem with all of this is that we need to act now, and if we don’t do prevention […]Read More

Carbon Emissions Climate Change and Business Climate Change and Politics Energy Non-Renewable Energy Policy Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News International Natural Gas Renewable Energy Sustainable Economy United Nations

Enviro News Wrap: Our Energy Future – the Good, the

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: The Gulf oil spill has degraded our environment and hurt our people, now Transocean, BP and Halliburton get to duke it out to get as much blame displaced as possible. BP is claiming that Halliburton withheld and erased incriminating information. Chevron […]Read More

Carbon Emissions China Climate Change and Business Climate Change and Politics Climate Science Efficiency Energy Policy Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News Government Green Economy Natural Gas Policy Politics Sustainable Economy

Enviro News Wrap: Solyndra and the Chinese; Dirty Data Centers;

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Solydndra and the Chinese PV solar market: Solyndra, the made-in-the-USA solar panel company, recently filed for bankruptcy after taking a $535 million loan guarantee from the US government. The political response is to pressure Obama to restrict the importation of Chinese made […]Read More

Climate Change and Politics Climate Change Deniers Energy Policy Environmental Environmental News Global Warming News Grassroots Activism Renewable Energy Transportation

Enviro News Wrap: The Real Price of Gas; Koch Bros.

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Oil prices in the US spiked a couple of months ago and  have recently dropped down to under $4/gall. It is a good time to remember that gas prices in the US are artificially low. In the US we pay […]Read More