Solar Energy and how California is Cashing in

28 May 2014 --- Westlands Solar Park is 20 mw solar farm constructed on brownfield land near Interstate 5 in Fresno County in the Central Valley of California. It is built on unusable former agriculture land due to excess salt pollution. --- Image by © Proehl Studios/Corbis The residents of California used to have lots of literal cash crops: nuts, fruits, vegetables. But now thanks to the drought, water supply has been incredibly limited for the past three years. The soil is dry, plants are dying, and the only thing that the state is producing in great excess is sunshine. (more…)Solar Energy and how California is Cashing in

Santa Fe Sports Latest Fashions in Solar Energy

Santa Fe Sports Latest Fashions in Solar EnergyLots of people in Santa Fe are familiar with the Heath Foundation due to the many large-scale events it has hosted in the Railyard and elsewhere. But people are going to recognize the name, now, for an even bigger reason. Just last month they hosted a Los Lobos concert at the Lensic Performing Arts Center – a massive show that nearly sold out – at which their president Jim Heath announced his latest project: the HeathSUN Project to “solarize” Santa Fe. (more…)Santa Fe Sports Latest Fashions in Solar Energy