Tag Archives: Solar Power

Solar Panels at Georgetown University Spur Neighborhood Equity

We are thrilled to announce that we have partnered with Root + Branch to initiate the largest project in our Neighborhood Solar Equity program with Georgetown University.  Together, we are set to install 1.1 mW on Georgetown’s campus, making it one … Continue reading

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Americans and Climate Change

New data released by the Yale Program on Climate Communication and summarized by Nadia Popovich, John Schwartz and Tatiana Schlossberg in the New York Times gives a detailed view of public opinion on global warming. Spoiler alert: Americans believe in global warming, but aren’t … Continue reading

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Climate justice and the “climate gap”

Climate change affects different groups of people unequally. Climate justice is an attempt to alleviate this inequity.

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TED Talks solar: 3 favorite videos

The popular TED Talks series has something to say about solar power. Check out some of our favorite videos below.

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Social + environmental justice in LA

How does solar power improve underserved communities? 

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Will Ghana require all homes to include solar power?

Ghana’s Energy Commission is considering combating the nation’s energy crisis by amending building codes to require the integration of solar power. As costs of solar installation continue to drop, will other countries follow its lead?

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The city that runs on renewables

How one city in Vermont is making renewable energy history.

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This MLK Day, reflecting on climate justice and the climate gap

Today, we reprint a popular post about how social justice, equity, and environmentalism are interconnected.

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Solar energy powers community radio in Ghana

Ghana will soon move ahead on plans to power Radio Peace through solar power.

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5 Power Africa updates

Ghana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, and Tanzania are poised to revolutionize their energy sector in conjunction with the Power Africa initiative. Community Renewable Energy believes that renewable energy can transform the lives of millions of people, and we celebrate the … Continue reading

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