solar power

Solar and wind are more reliable in catastrophes –– and we need them to slow the worsening climate crisis.
How renewable energy projects in the Mojave Desert threaten local species — and how to fix that.
Schools across the country are saving money and shining a light on solar electricity.
Women and people of color are vastly underrepresented in the future of energy. But some companies are trying to change that.
After Hurricane María plunged Vieques into darkness, Tesla's arrival heralded the dawn of a microgrid future. But it wasn't that easy.
Solar panel installer is the fastest-growing job in eight different states.
The clandestine passage measured 627 feet and was lined with a rail system.
The U.S. solar industry employs more than 250,000 people, about three times more than the coal industry.
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The new tariffs the White House announced last month are likely to make things worse for the industry.