Solar Power

Activists Launch Tour of Massachusetts To Push For More Solar PowerEnvironmental activists are launching a tour of Massachusetts to press Beacon Hill lawmakers and Gov. Charlie Baker to lift limits on a key program designed to encourage solar power use in the state.
In Massachusetts, Groups Push To Bolster Solar Panel ProgramLimits on "net-metering" are proving controversial.
Mass DOT: Solar Farms Would Save State Millions In Energy CostsMass DOT is leasing 10 parcels of land next to state highways to a private firm that will build and operate small solar farms on Massachusetts sites, potentially saving the state millions in energy costs.
Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar PowerOwners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.
Solar Energy Farms Cutting Energy Costs In Several TownsHave you seen a field of solar panels somewhere in Massachusetts lately? You're not alone.
Great Green Inventions From The Past 10 YearsThe popularity of the green movement seems to be growing and with so many people becoming involved, new inventions are consistently being developed to promote sustainable living. Learn about the latest inventions from the past decade that are helping to promote green living.
Where To Get Solar For Your Home In BostonBostonians are passionate about taking action to prevent the severe climate change, and one very important way to do so is by choosing renewable energy sources.
What Your Family Needs To Know About Alternative Energy In BostonThere are several cost-effective options in Boston for energy sustainability that achieve real results.
New Bedford Announces Major Solar Power ProjectThe city of New Bedford says it will install solar panels on municipal properties as part of an initiative it says will eventually generate enough power to run 1,500 homes.
Local Team In Worldwide Solar House CompetitionThe Energy Department's Solar Decathlon features full-sized homes built on the National Mall in Washington.
Solar Panels Bring Heat In CarverCarver residents fear the green light for green energy will change their neighborhoods forever.
Winchester Among Mass. Towns Investing To Make Solar Energy AffordableThe town of Winchester is one of just four Mass. communities involved in a new program that makes solar affordable.