Green Building http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6612/more en FPL Solar Rebate Applicants Experience Technical Difficulties Twice in 2 Weeks http://ecmweb.com/green-building/fpl-solar-rebate-applicants-experience-technical-difficulties-twice-2-weeks <div class="node-body article-body">Florida Power & Light experienced technical issues last week when its computer system handling solar rebate applications froze.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/fpl-solar-rebate-applicants-experience-technical-difficulties-twice-2-weeks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/fpl-solar-rebate-applicants-experience-technical-difficulties-twice-2-weeks#comments Green Building Around the Circuit Thu, 29 Jan 2015 21:24:00 +0000 107591 at http://ecmweb.com Berkeley Lab Illuminates Price Premiums for U.S. Solar Home Sales http://ecmweb.com/green-building/berkeley-lab-illuminates-price-premiums-us-solar-home-sales <div class="node-body article-body">A multi-institutional research team of scientists found that home buyers consistently have been willing to pay more for homes with host-owned solar photovoltaic (PV) energy systems.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/berkeley-lab-illuminates-price-premiums-us-solar-home-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/berkeley-lab-illuminates-price-premiums-us-solar-home-sales#comments Green Building News Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:40:00 +0000 107231 at http://ecmweb.com California Commission Adopts Advanced Inverter Standards http://ecmweb.com/green-building/california-commission-adopts-advanced-inverter-standards <div class="node-body article-body">The California Public Utilities Commission adopted advanced inverter standards last month.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/california-commission-adopts-advanced-inverter-standards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/california-commission-adopts-advanced-inverter-standards#comments Green Building Around the Circuit Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:04:00 +0000 106441 at http://ecmweb.com Solar-Plus-Storage Still Has Barriers http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-plus-storage-still-has-barriers <div class="node-body article-body">The combination of solar photovoltaics with energy storage for electricity customers has been receiving "tremendous" attention in the last few months.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-plus-storage-still-has-barriers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-plus-storage-still-has-barriers#comments Green Building Around the Circuit Fri, 02 Jan 2015 19:01:00 +0000 105661 at http://ecmweb.com Andreas Weber/iStock/Thinkstock Tucson Electric Power to Offer Residents Rooftop Solar http://ecmweb.com/green-building/tucson-electric-power-offer-residents-rooftop-solar <div class="node-body article-body">Tucson Electric Power has received regulatory approval for a plan to install rooftop solar panels at customers' homes and provide their electric service for a set monthly fee</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/tucson-electric-power-offer-residents-rooftop-solar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/tucson-electric-power-offer-residents-rooftop-solar#comments Green Building News Mon, 29 Dec 2014 18:33:00 +0000 105311 at http://ecmweb.com Solar Power Expanding in Georgia http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-power-expanding-georgia <div class="node-body article-body">Southern Power has announced plans to develop a 131MW photovoltaic solar project in Georgia, capable of generating enough electricity to help meet the energy needs of more than 21,000 homes. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-power-expanding-georgia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-power-expanding-georgia#comments Green Building News Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:54:00 +0000 58241 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Naval Submarine Base, Kings Bay, Georgia.</p> Solar Compromise in South Carolina Filed with Commission http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-compromise-south-carolina-filed-commission <div class="node-body article-body">Solar energy advocates and utilities have reached a compromise on net metering in South Carolina.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-compromise-south-carolina-filed-commission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/solar-compromise-south-carolina-filed-commission#comments Green Building Around the Circuit Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:53:00 +0000 58191 at http://ecmweb.com Florida Commission Sets More Conservative Goals for Energy Efficiency http://ecmweb.com/green-building/florida-commission-sets-more-conservative-goals-energy-efficiency <div class="node-body article-body"> In a 3-2 vote, Florida’s Public Service Commission last week approved peak demand and energy conservation goals for utilities that keep customer rates in check.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/florida-commission-sets-more-conservative-goals-energy-efficiency" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/florida-commission-sets-more-conservative-goals-energy-efficiency#comments Green Building Around the Circuit News Fri, 05 Dec 2014 15:25:00 +0000 57291 at http://ecmweb.com Minnesota Power Seeking Solar Prequalification Applications http://ecmweb.com/green-building/minnesota-power-seeking-solar-prequalification-applications <div class="node-body article-body">Minnesota Power is seeking experienced solar developers and EPC firms to submit prequalification applications in advance of a site specific solar request for proposals.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/green-building/minnesota-power-seeking-solar-prequalification-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/green-building/minnesota-power-seeking-solar-prequalification-applications#comments Green Building News Wed, 03 Dec 2014 19:17:00 +0000 56931 at http://ecmweb.com California Title 24: Lighting a Path to Sustainability http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/california-title-24-lighting-path-sustainability <div class="node-body article-body">The new California Title 24 Part 6, 2013 Building Energy Efficiency Standard, which covers lighting controls and other electrical equipment, became effective in July 2014.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/california-title-24-lighting-path-sustainability" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/lighting-control/california-title-24-lighting-path-sustainability#comments Green Building Lighting & Control Contractor Silver Tue, 18 Nov 2014 21:31:00 +0000 56201 at http://ecmweb.com