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Silicon Ranch to develop 70-MW solar project for Facebook in Tennessee

By Kelsey Misbrener The Tennessee Valley Authority confirmed that the new 70-megawatt solar facility in Madison County, Tennessee, announced in February will support Facebook’s operations in the region. TVA is partnering with Nashville-based solar developer Silicon Ranch to develop the carbon-free energy. “TVA is building the energy system of the future, and we are leading…

POWERHOME Solar completes array at Indianapolis Colts headquarters

By Billy Ludt Solar energy provider POWERHOME Solar has completed a solar panel installation at the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center, the headquarters and practice facility for the Indianapolis Colts. The new solar panels provide the facility with renewable, clean energy, helping the franchise further reduce its overall carbon footprint and lower its energy costs….

Burning our energy bridges and the money that finances them.

By Jim Baird The 2018 special report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says humanity can still limit global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius, but to do this it must actively remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere and reduce emissions to nearly zero.The petroleum industry claimed it could extract carbon dioxide from the atmosphere…

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