Articles Tagged with ''solar''

Dec. 23, 2011: HyperSolar Reveals Process to Produce Renewable Natural Gas

December 23, 2011
HyperSolar Inc., developer of a new technology to make renewable natural gas using solar power, said that its patent-pending process produces the gas using sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide.

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DMIS Joins With SunRun to Provide Homeowners With Low-Cost Solar

December 12, 2011
Demand Management Installation Services (DMIS) has announced a new partnership with SunRun, a leading residential solar company.

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Dec. 6, 2011: Sloan Global Holdings Purchases Aztec Solar Power

December 6, 2011
Sloan Global Holdings LLC, an affiliate company of Sloan Valve Co., a leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems, announced that it has purchased a significant interest in Aztec Solar Power LLC, a leading solar engineering, purchasing, and construction company.

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Solar Decathlon Winners

December 5, 2011
The University of Maryland, College Park, Md., won the 2011 U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon earning the highest cumulative score from the 10 separate contests that comprise the Decathlon.

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Dec. 1, 2011: Commercial Solar Hot Water System Receives Industry’s First IAPMO Certification

December 1, 2011
Solar hot water equipment manufacturer Heliodyne announced that it has received certification by the International Association of Plumbing and Mechanical Officials (IAPMO) for its Commercial Solar Station, otherwise known as the HCOM.

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Nov. 25, 2011: University Installs Solar for Cooling as Well as Heating

November 25, 2011
In what is said to be a first for a United States university, a new system installed on the University of Arizona campus is using solar energy not only for heating but also for cooling.

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Nov. 24, 2011: BioSolar’s New Technology Approved by UL for Commercial Sales

November 24, 2011
BioSolar Inc., developer of a new technology to produce bio-based materials from renewable plant sources to reduce the cost of photovoltaic (PV) solar modules, reported that the company received provisional Relative Thermal Index (RTI) recognition from Underwriters Laboratories (UL) for its BioBacksheet material.

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Nov. 22, 2011: Market for Distributed Solar PV Systems to Top $150 Billion by 2015

November 22, 2011
A variety of market conditions will continue to drive growth in the worldwide distributed solar energy market, which Pike Research forecasts will increase from approximately $66 billion in 2010 to more than $154 billion annually by 2015.

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Solar Cuts Plant's Gas Heating Costs to Near Zero

November 21, 2011
Canadian thermoplastic parts manufacturer Plastech Inc. wanted solar technology to eliminate the $6,000 (CAD) annual natural gas energy costs of heating its shipping area, but without the expense of altering its ivory color building’s aesthetic exteriors or painting it a darker, more absorptive color.

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Holtzople Heating & Air Conditioning Adds Geothermal, Solar Ready Systems

November 14, 2011
Holtzople Heating & Air Conditioning has announced the addition of two high-efficiency systems to its HVAC product line. Holtzople’s line now features geothermal systems from Trane and solar ready systems from Lennox.

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