Pennsylvania state Sen. Daylin Leach and state Rep. Greg Vitali, unveiled a new bill that hopes to increase the state’s amount of renewable energy capability. An increase to Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard (AEPS) will help power homes and businesses within the state.
Pennsylvania’s current AEPS, which was enacted in 2004, currently requires 8 percent of the …Read More
The demand for renewable resources increases as consumers become more green conscious. Their demand is creating pressure on utility companies to join the green movement by replacing conventional means of energy with clean energy resources such as solar and wind.
The government is helping to perpetuate the green movement by offering various incentives to consumers. For …Read More
Constellation, an Exelon company, is a leading competitive electric supplier of products and services for homes across the United States and Canada. Over the past two years, Constellation’s commercial and industrial customers have reduced their CO2 emissions by about 75,432 metric tons (or 166,299,142 lbs) through the energy company’s Efficiency Made …Read More
According to a report released by Greentech Media Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association, installations for photovoltaic and concentrating photovoltaic systems have increased 33 percent year-over-year to 729 megawatts (MW) during the first quarter of 2013 in the U.S.
Photovoltaic systems consist of solar panels, typically mounted on the roof, that absorb and convert sunlight …Read More
Electricity deregulation was adopted in many states around the U.S. to help encourage competition and lower electricity rates.
A new retail electricity provider hopes to give customers another opportunity to support renewable electricity while saving money.
Pennsylvania has seen a surge of investment in wind power from utility around the state.
Pennsylvania sits in the heart of the traditional coal country, and much of its electricity still comes from coal power.
The Penn Bar Hotel restaurant, which is located in Hershey, Pennsylvania, was recently outfitted with 72 solar panels to help power the facility, according to a release.