The buzz about solar keeps on growing thanks to a steady stream of media reports about the industry’s growth potential. The latest examples, to name just a few, include Duke Energy's $500 million solar expansion; solar on...more
Commercial property owners tend to be diligent in their efforts to maximize leasing revenue. And yet there is a novel way to bolster GLA that relatively few landlords have fully explored—namely, leasing rooftops to utilities...more
That’s the interesting thing—you’re basically talking about anything that has heat content. Officials at the U.S. Department of Energy predict that within a couple of decades, the country will be turning hundreds of millions...more
Scientists at the Rutgers EcoComplex in Bordentown are working hard to find new and more efficient ways to transform agricultural waste into energy. In the process, they stand a good chance of creating exciting new...more
Editor’s note: This is the second of a three-part series looking at the opportunity of biofuels and new sources farmers can provide.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration predicts tremendous growth in the use of...more
Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part series looking at alternative energy issues that could impact agriculture.
From the perspective of biology, food is just a form of stored energy. When people count...more