Solar Technology

Solar Acquisitions Doubled to $10.8 Billion in 2011

Solar Acquisitions Doubled to $10.8 Billion in 2011 (via Clean Technica)   Investors purchased a record 3.9 GW of solar photovoltaic projects in 2011, worth an estimated $10.8 billion. This increased the gigawatt capacity purchased by 122 percent from 2010, according to new research published by Bloomberg New Energy Finance, a London-based consultancy firm. The report…

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UK’s Largest Solar Farm Launched

UK’s Largest Solar Farm Launched (via Clean Technica)   The UK’s got a large new solar array up, the largest solar farm in the country to date. The solar array includes 1,800 solar PV panels, spans 30 acres, and has a total capacity of 5 MW, enough to power about 1,000 homes. It isn’t Germany, but it’s something. Local councilor Alexis McEvoy…

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Solar Jobs: Snag a Solar Job with Five Easy Steps

U.S. Green Technology specializes in connecting job seekers interested in solar jobs to quality employers. Whether you are looking for a specific green-collar job or a position with a company with sustainable business practices, U.S. Green Technology provides opportunities at all skill levels and varying industries. Search in one of the popular searches above! Get that suntan lotion bottle open ...

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Solar Jobs May Reduce Strain on Our Rivers

U.S. Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

U.S. Green Technology specializes in connecting those seeking solar jobs to quality employers. Whether you’re looking for a specific green-collar job, or are open to opportunities at companies with sustainable practices, U.S. Green Technology provides resources for all skill levels and industries. Check out any of the popular searches above!   Have you ever considered the footprint our electricity use ...

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Nevada Solar Project Creates Green Energy Jobs

U.S. Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

U.S. Green Technology specializes in connecting those seeking green energy jobs to quality employers. Whether you’re looking for a specific green-collar job, or are open to opportunities at companies with sustainable practices, U.S. Green Technology provides resources for all skill levels and industries. Check out any of the popular searches above!   What can salt do to create green energy ...

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Five Green Technology Trends This Week: Turning Peanut Butter Cookies “Green”

This week, being environmentally responsible doesn’t have to be boring. In fact, it can be more tasty than ever. From going green with a spoonful of peanut butter to embracing the planet by embracing organically grown veggies for your new homemade salsa, many individuals are finding tasty ways to reduce their ecological footprint in addition to the usual methods of ...

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Green Political Spotlight This Week: Solar Via U.S./China

Has China – who admittedly has the upper hand on America in the race to become green – actually turned from foe to friend in the energy realm? A billionaire from China actually is pairing up with America’s own U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid – the most powerful person in the Senate – to create a solar power plant ...

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