Monthly Archives: January 2016

Alabama’s Untapped Solar Potential

On the Horizon: Alabama’s Untapped Solar Potential We just recently discovered a great video about the potential for renewable energy in Alabama. On the Horizon, produced by Southern Exposure, “exposes” some of the challenges we face in Alabama. Mother Nature

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Solar Potential in Alabama

Do we get enough sunshine in Alabama? Try this. Hold your arms out at about a 45° angle. Ask someone else to face you, hold out their arms, and touch your fingertips to theirs. You have just defined a square

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Oil is below $34 per barrel. What does that mean for renewable energies?

Generally high oil prices mean that renewable energy sources are more competitive, but continuing solar equipment price drops mean that renewables are competitive with even lower prices for traditional sources. So why are oil prices dropping? The law of supply

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