Dominion Plans Large-Scaled Solar Project in Va.Dominion Virginia Power asked regulators Tuesday to approve the state's first large-scale solar project in the state, an energy proposal that would provide enough power for 5,000 homes at peak generation.
Solar Panels Installed on White House RoofTechnicians have finished installing solar panels on the White House roof, capping a project that President Barack Obama hopes will send a signal that renewable energy is feasible and environmentally shrewd.
Obama Praises Solar Energy In Speech At Wal-MartFlanked by bargain-priced displays of women's wear and patio lighting, President Barack Obama came to a Wal-Mart store in Silicon Valley on Friday to praise new steps by businesses and communities to deploy solar energy, showcasing efforts to combat climate change that don't rely on a disinclined Congress.
Where To Buy Solar For Your Home In Washington DCGoing solar can mean a huge cost savings on your energy bill. Couple that with the frequent and sometimes long-lasting power outages that the DC area has experienced in recent years and more homes than ever are switching to solar. Here are a few places to get your panels installed.
The White House is Going SolarThe Obamas are going solar. <em>The Washington Post</em> reports that roof panels are being installed atop The White House this week.
Panel Probes White House Support Of Colo. Company Emails between an independent consultant and the Obama administration suggest the consultant felt pressure to help arrange a loan guarantee for a Colorado solar panel manufacturer that later went bankrupt.
Making Solar Power Work For Your Home In The D.C. AreaAs an innovative city, Washington, D.C. has the necessary resources to make any home energy efficient.