solar Archives - State of the Planet

Will the Pandemic Spell the End for Oil and Gas?

Fossil fuel companies were already suffering even before COVID-19 hit. More and more, they’re looking like a bad investment.

by |September 24, 2020

Alum Brings Solar Expertise to the Classroom

Master of Science in Sustainability Management professor Dan Giuffrida believes that understanding energy, water, and raw material usage with both a technical and financial acumen is imperative. As the instructor for Solar Project Development, professor Giuffrida will prepare students to fully evaluate the technical and financial aspects of a solar project.

by |March 17, 2016

The Small Steps That Will Lead to a Low-Carbon Economy

The renewable energy tax credit, now in place, has been dramatically successful in seeding the solar energy industry. Currently 30% of the cost of the new technology is provided as a tax credit.

by |November 23, 2015
Greening a Parking Lot

Greenbuilding in Riverside Park

Preview of carbon-neutral facility, built of recycled materials that will operate entirely off the grid in Riverside Park.

by |December 2, 2011