solar power

Short's Brewing Company Gets Federal Grant For Solar Panel ProjectThe government says the solar panels will provide 7 percent of the brewery's annual power needs, or enough electricity for four homes.
DTE To Install Solar-Powered Trash Compactors In DetroitThe utility says Thursday that the Bigbelly units are expected to arrive this summer.
Ikea Expanding Solar Array Atop Canton StoreIkea says the store's solar array will produce the equivalent of enough energy to power 135 homes.
Large Solar Array Planned At Ford HeadquartersFord executive chairman Bill Ford said the project reflects the automaker's "long history of innovation and a deep commitment to sustainability."
Canton Teacher Hopes To Bring Learning, Technology To South African StudentsJaster and others traveled to South Africa with hopes that the trip will be the first of many to share educational expertise about science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Michigan Tech Student From China Brings Solar Power To His Home VillageA Chinese student in power engineering at Michigan Technological University takes what he's learned back to his native village -- hoping to keep the lights on more reliably.
Saginaw Area Businesses Get Free Solar Site AssessmentSaginaw Future Inc., the regional economic development agency for the Saginaw Bay area, announced a free solar power site assessment for businesses in an 11-county area in the Great Lakes Bay area, the Thumb and Mid-Michigan. Reports 10X Spike In Customers Since JuneThe concept of, a virtual team of solar engineers to do all the pre-construction work for solar power projects, is winning more than just awards.
Marysville Campus To Use Sun For Energy, EducationA $2.2 million project is underway at the St. Clair County Regional Education Service Agency campus in Marysville to create solar energy.
More Utility Customers Get Credit For Excess PowerMore wind and solar energy users in Michigan are getting billing credit for excess power they generate.
Community Solar Concept A Big Hit At Michigan Energy FairRemember this phrase: Community solar. It may just be the way solar energy finally fulfills its promise of cheap, clean electricity. The dedication of a new community solar installation in Traverse City Friday was the buzz on Saturday at the Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association's Michigan Energy Fair in Ludington.
GLREA's Michigan Energy Fair Highlights RenewablesIf you wanted to learn more about the business case for renewable power, the Michigan Energy Fair in West Michigan's Ludington was the place to be Friday