Guardian Glass Being Installed At World's Largest Solar Thermal Power PlantGuardian Industries announced that the company's EcoGuard Solar Boost mirrors are being installed at the Ivanpah Solar Electric Generating System in California's Mojave Desert.
ECD, United Solar File Chapter 11Citing high debt and legacy costs, Energy Conversion Devices Inc. and its solar panel manufacturing subsidiary United Solar Ovonic LLC filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan.
Solarbeam International Signs Dealership Agreement with PAT Engineering USAPAT Engineering USA this week announced a dealership agreement with Florida-based Solarbeam International for the design and bidding of solar-powered security systems.
Lenawee ISD Working On Two Green Initiatives The Lenawee Intermediate School District is going greener by developing a zero-energy-use school and testing hybrid and propane-powered buses.
IKEA To Install Solar Panels At Canton StoreIKEA announced plans to install solar energy panels on five of its United States furniture store locations – including the store in Canton.
2nd Detroit Meijer, Renewables Among $1.2 Billion New Investments For StateThe Michigan Economic Growth Authority Tuesday approved a dozen projects expected to generate $1.2 billion in new investments and up to 7,601 direct jobs.
Affordable Solar: It's Closer Than You ThinkSure, solar only generates about 1 percent of the electricity in the US. But that will change in a few years, says Pearce, an associate professor of electrical engineering and materials science at Michigan Technological University.
Michigan Energy Conference Seeks PresentationsFerris State University's fifth annual Michigan Energy Conference -- relocated to Grand Rapids and compressed to a single day for 2012 -- has issued a call for presentations.
Amma Center of Michigan Embraces Solar for Energy Savings The Ann Arbor center devoted to the spiritual teachings of an Indian leader gets solar power installation from Srienergy
Solar Power Blooms In WarrenGeneral Motors Wednesday officially cut the ribbon on a new solar electric vehicle charging canopy that swivels to move with the sun.
Customer Solar Projects in Kent, Saginaw and Jackson Counties SelectedCustomer-initiated solar projects in Kent, Saginaw and Jackson counties have been selected as participants in the next phase of Consumers Energy's Experimental Advanced Renewable Program.
Battery Show Highlights Growth In EVs, Solar PowerThe Battery Show in Novi has more than 160 exhibitors showing off the latest technology for electric vehicles and solar power installations.
Dow Corning Begins Monosilane ProductionDow Corning Corp. has begun production of high-purity monosilane gas – a key material used as an anti-reflective solar cell coating and as a feedstock for photovoltaics.
Ford, SunPower Let Focus Electric Customers 'Drive Green for Life'Ford and SunPower Corp. teamed up to offer customers a rooftop solar system that will allow Focus Electric owners to "Drive Green for Life" by providing customers with enough clean, renewable energy to offset the electricity used to charge the vehicle.
Monroe County CC Adding Alternative Energy CoursesMonroe County Community College will hold a public information session on its new alternative energy courses Tuesday, July 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Rooms 259 and 260 of the La Z Boy Center on main campus.