Power Over Energy
yesterday at 12:14. Facebook
HOT ROCK: Last year was officially the Earth’s warmest since record-keeping began in the 1880s. Surface temperatures are heading toward levels that many scientists believe will pose a threat to both the natural world and to human civilization. #WeCanDoBetter

Earth sets a temperature record for the third straight year

poweroverenergy.org
Power Over Energy
yesterday at 00:39. Facebook
NEXT STOP: Solar-powered trains that bypass the electricity grid! Researchers at The Imperial College of London are researching connecting #solar panels directly to train lines to more efficiently manage power demands. #WeCanDoBetter

Solar panel researchers investigate powering trains by bypassing grid

theguardian.com
Power Over Energy
01/18/2017 at 12:49. Facebook
Access to power in #India is not a given. These #solar #energy entrepreneurs have found faster, cleaner and more economical route to universal access to power. #WeCanDoBetter

Solar Energy Entrepreneurs In India Are Finding Faster, Cleaner and Economical Route to Power

forbes.com
Power Over Energy
01/18/2017 at 00:01. Facebook
REEL LIFE: “An Inconvenient Sequel,” a follow-up to Al Gore’s Oscar-winning film, is one of 14 New Climate projects scheduled for next week's Sundance Film Festival. #WeCanDoBetter

At Sundance, the Theme Is Climate Change

nytimes.com
Power Over Energy
01/17/2017 at 12:15. Facebook
SUN SALUTATION: #India is preparing to have a huge army of skilled professionals ready to service the rapidly growing #solar power market by subsidizing online training. #WeCanDoBetter

India Launches Online Training Course On Solar Energy For Just $8.79!

cleantechnica.com
Power Over Energy
01/16/2017 at 19:15. Facebook
His words are just as important today. #MLK #MLKDAY #ActOnClimate #WeCanDoBetter
Power Over Energy
01/16/2017 at 12:12. Facebook
GOLDEN STATE: The city supervisor who wrote the policy for all new buildings in San Francisco to include #solar panels is bringing the concept to the California's legislature next. Would you support a similar requirement in your city?

Mandatory Solar on Newly Built Roofs Could Be Coming to All of California

greentechmedia.com
Power Over Energy
01/15/2017 at 13:07. Facebook
A team of engineers in #India have created a crucial technology the world needs to reach the low carbon-emissions targets set out in the Paris climate agreement. #WeCanDoBetter

Engineers have solved one of the biggest hurdles in making lower carbon-emissions targets a reality

qz.com
Power Over Energy
01/14/2017 at 13:15. Facebook
BREAKING BAD: Netflix accounts for more than one-third of Internet traffic in North America alone. Would you feel better about binge watching if all that bandwidth was fueled by clean #energy? #WeCanDoBetter

Greenpeace Video Pushes Netflix to Embrace Renewable Energy

fortune.com
Power Over Energy
01/13/2017 at 20:15. Facebook
SNOW JOKE: Billy Barr moved off the grid to the Rocky Mountains four decades ago, got bored one winter, and decided to keep a notebook that has become the stuff of legend. #ActOnClimate

The Hermit Who Inadvertently Shaped Climate-Change Science

theatlantic.com
Power Over Energy
01/13/2017 at 12:56. Facebook
FUN IN THE SUN: Located over 4,000 miles from the west coast of the United States, the island of Ta’u in American Samoa runs almost entirely on #solar power.

Solar energy powers an entire island in American Samoa thanks to Tesla, SolarCity

accuweather.com
POWER PLAY: Powerful trends are at work that will push more companies to embrace #energy efficiency and renewables this year. #WeCanDoBetter

Three Signs Of Hope In The U.S. For Energy Efficiency And Renewables In 2017

forbes.com
SUNROOF: Tesla plans to power their Nevada Gigafactory with a 70-megawatt rooftop #solar farm, which would be the world's largest solar rooftop installation.

Tesla to power Gigafactory with world's largest solar rooftop installation

inhabitat.com
PEACE TRAIN: The Netherlands now runs all of its trains on wind energy, meeting a goal to transition to 100 percent renewable #energy a year ahead of schedule. #WeCanDoBetter

100 Percent of Dutch Trains Now Run on Wind Energy

motherboard.vice.com
BAD NEWS BEARS: Federal officials warn that unless we reduce carbon emissions, the beloved species could be doomed. “The future for polar bears is pretty bleak.” #WeCanDoBetter

Without action on climate change, say goodbye to polar bears

washingtonpost.com
It's National Cut Your Energy Costs Day! Here's a simple #energy-saving tip: FLIP 'EM ALL OFF -- the lights that is, when not in use. Share yours in the comments below.

Here are 7 things you can do to save money and energy - Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance

energyefficiency.org
TAKE 5: These five trends from CES are informing the smart #energy home of the future. #WeCanDoBetter

5 Trends For The Smart Energy Home of the Future

greentechmedia.com
LET IT SNOW: Though it may seem that solar power is ideal for the summer, solar photovoltaic (PV) panels can produce useful power throughout all four seasons. Researchers have shown that #solar can still successfully generate electricity in snowy areas and other harsh environments.

How Solar Panels Can Thrive in Winter Weather

energy.gov
SUPER CHARGED: Elon Musk's plan to accelerate the world's transition to sustainable #energy is becoming reality: Tesla and Panasonic have officially kicked off production of lithium-ion battery cells at the massive Gigafactory in Nevada. #WeCanDoBetter

Tesla Flips Switch on Gigafactory to Accelerate World's Transition to Renewable Energy

ecowatch.com
TOWER OF POWER: In sunny #Israel, solar #energy supplies only a small percentage of the nation's power needs, with the majority coming from fossil fuels. Now the fledgling #solar industry is about to take a leap forward with an ambitious project that boasts the world's tallest solar tower.

Israel is building the world's tallest solar tower

independent.co.uk