solar power

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.
Public lands could be opened to more energy development.
“Now is not the time to slash funding for this promising research," a Democratic senator said.
Wind offers an optimistic outlook two days after the White House dealt a serious blow to the solar industry.