Bill To Keep Townships Out Of Wind Farm Development

Bill To Keep Townships Out Of Wind Farm Development

Lawmakers in the Illinois Senate have advanced a measure that would prevent townships from fighting wind farm development, leaving the matter to counties and municipalities, under certain conditions. At stake is a project under development by EDP Renewables facing...
New Glass Blocks May Be A Clear Choice For Solar Power

New Glass Blocks May Be A Clear Choice For Solar Power

Buildings have a lot of surface area that’s exposed to sunlight, so why just stop at rooftop solar panels? We’ve already seen solar energy-harvesting windows, and of course Tesla’s solar roof. Thanks to research being carried out at the University of...
Tesla Starts To Take Orders For Solar Roofs

Tesla Starts To Take Orders For Solar Roofs

Price estimates provided before production launch. By David Robinson NEWS BUSINESS REPORTER Tesla’s solar panel factory in South Buffalo is getting closer to launch. More than six months after unveiling sleek solar roofing tiles that are expected to be a primary...