solar photovoltaic system

Solar Power Turns on Texas Lawmakers of Both Parties

Solar Power Turns on Texas Lawmakers of Both Parties

AUSTIN, Texas, February 2, 2009 (ENS) – Less than a week after the biannual Texas state legislature opened, a bipartisan group of lawmakers today showed their support for a slew of bills promoting the development of solar energy in the state. At least 18 bills have already been filed to support the deployment of solar…

Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo Explores Solar Power

Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo Explores Solar Power

TAMPA, Florida, August 6, 2008 (ENS) – Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is planning to install a solar system that can generate enough clean energy to power the zoo’s Skyfari sky ride and will be connected to the electric grid through the zoo’s main power system. The zoo will partner with Tampa Electric and the University…

Air Force Switches on Largest Solar Power Plant

Air Force Switches on Largest Solar Power Plant

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nevada, December 26, 2007 (ENS) – North America’s largest solar photovoltaic system is now up and generating power at Nellis Air Force Base in the sunny desert of southern Nevada. The $100 million solar power plant at Nellis will supply about 25 percent of the total power used at the base,…