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Southern California Edison Completes First of 150 Solar Rooftops

Article: Southern California Edison Completes First of 150 Solar Rooftops

FONTANA, California, December 1, 2008 (ENS) – The roof of a distribution warehouse in Fontana is now covered with 33,700 advanced thin-film solar panels, making it the largest single rooftop solar photovoltaic array in California and the nation’s largest solar installation program by a utility. Southern California Edison unveiled the completed solar roof today as…

The Most Potent Unknown Greenhouse Gas Revealed

Article: The Most Potent Unknown Greenhouse Gas Revealed

SAN DIEGO, California, October 24, 2008 (ENS) – A gas used in manufacture of flat panel televisions, computer displays, microcircuits, and thin-film solar panels is 17,000 times more potent a greenhouse gas than carbon dioxide, and it is far more prevalent in the atmosphere than previously estimated. The powerful greenhouse gas nitrogen trifluoride, NF3, is…