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In optimal installations for both, does wind ever beat solar?

I just published this detailed post on solar pv vs. wind turbines for installations of the same cost: http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/profile

Started by Chris Kaiser

15 Apr 6, 2011
Reply by Leo Klisch

Edmonds, WA is Going Solar

This is one of the first community scale Renewable Energy Projects around. I believe that this type of project is viable and important and…

Started by Mark Richardson

0 Jan 5, 2011

DOE Releases Guide to Comunity Solar

The newest publication for Community Scale Renewable Energy is now available from the DOE.   Get it HERE   And start your Community Solar o…

Started by Mark Richardson

0 Dec 19, 2010

Study: Energy Subsidies Favor Fossil Fuels Over Renewables

This recent publication from the Environmental Law Institute shows that despite the popular notion that renewable enrgy is too heavily subs…

Started by Mark Richardson

0 Dec 8, 2010

Renewable Energy Radio Show on Arts Alive, etc!

http://homeenergypros.lbl.gov/profiles/blogs/renewable-energy-discussion-on

Started by Mark Richardson

0 Dec 7, 2010

NREL's System Advisor Model

I have been exploring the NREL's free System Advisor Model for renewable energy systems.   This software provides a modeling tool for a var…

Started by Mark Richardson

0 Dec 3, 2010

Renewable Energy: Where does it fit in to Home Performance?

Welcome!   As a Home Energy Professional who is both interested in and committed to efficiency, sustainability, and renewable energy, I wou…

Started by Mark Richardson

0 Dec 2, 2010

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