Innovations and the Future of Solar Energy

Tesla CEO Elon Musk made headlines once again this week with his offer to buy SolarCity, one of the United States’ biggest solar energy providers. With this potential merger, Musk not only makes a financial bet, but he’s also betting … Continue reading

A Promising Future for Clean Energy: Innovations in Alternative Power Sources

The past few decades have seen a rise in alternative energy sources, including wind, solar and water power. Wind turbines line highways, solar panels are prevalent on rooftops, and hydropower plants, such as dams and mills are common sites all … Continue reading

The Answer is Blowin’ In the Wind: An Introduction to Wind Power

Dylan’s famous lyrics may have been on to something. Is the answer blowing in the wind? Proponents of wind power sure think so! So, what exactly is wind power, how does it work, and what makes it a “green” option … Continue reading