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Inventor Makes Solar Water Heating More Affordable

EADT24: Tom Seppings, of Beccles, has created the SolaPlug, which aims to make the heating of water cheaper and also easier to fit. The invention is a flanged adaptor which connects solar heating pane

Solar Panels Will Destroy Utility Companies, Say Utility Companies

Solar power and other distributed renewable energy technologies could lay waste to U.S. power utilities and burn the utility business model, which has remained virtually unchanged for a century, to th

Alternatives To The High Cost Of Solar Energy

Entrepreneur.com: While few homeowners would object to lower utility bills, many have eschewed residential solar power systems because of the upfront costs–which can be equal to the price of a n

Madhuri Solar On An Expansion Spree

‎Franchise India: A Pearl Enterprises venture Madhuri Solar, a solar solution provider for products is looking for expansion. The company has joined hands with Francorp India, a part of Franchis

Solar Universe Network Adds Franchise Expert To Board

MarketWatch: Solar Universe Network, one of America’s fastest growing solar franchises today announced the addition of William Van Epps to its board. Van Epps most recently served as Chief Execu

Going Solar, Groupon Style

Okay, so it’s not a coupon purchased over the Internet. However, Daniel Parrella talks with people in his community and helps bring them together, so they can purchase solar energy for less. 

Solar Sister Helps Women In Africa

Huffington Post: Katherine Lucey is the founder of Solar Sister, a social enterprise devoted to equipping women in Africa to solve the epidemic of energy poverty through a community based model of ent

SolarUniverse Franchises The Business Of Residential Solar

SmartPlanet.com (blog): There are franchise models for pretty much every kind of business you can think of, so why not residential solar installations? That’s the focus for a three-year-old org

The New Solar Middlemen

Don’t mind me if I post a bunch about solar power over the next few days. A week without electricity will do that to you. Business Week has an interesting story about solar middlemen: Branden Ba

Solar Universe Wants To Expand Dealer Franchise With $7 Million Round

Greentech Media: What’s the best way to establish a nationwide network of solar installers? SolarCity has taken the tack of hiring and training its own installers. Sungevity signs contracts dire

Gebäude-Solarsysteme The First Franchisee Of Day4 Energy’s SolarSYSTEMS

AZoCleantech: Day4 Energy, a solar photovoltaic products and solution providing company, declared that Gebäude-Solarsysteme (GSS) of Thuringia, Germany, a solar technology company and a licensed pa

Student Awarded For Solar-Powered Fridge

A 23 year old British inventor, Emily Cummins, has been named among the most outstanding top 10 young people in the world reports Mail Online. [She] is receiving two major honours for her inventions w

Solar-Powered Heat

In 2006, as oil prices spiked and people began having trouble meeting their heating costs, one ‘tinkerer’ started looking at alternatives. Edward A. Pratt ended up creating a solar-powered

Solar Panel Business Slowly Growing

Steve Johnson opened his business, Lightwave Solar Electric LLC, in 2006. He offers a full-service solar panel installation and he has been involved in some of the largest projects around Tennessee re

Solar Energy Company Offers A Unique Franchise Opportunity To Building Industry Professionals Entering Oregon’s Booming Solar Energy Market

Business Wire: Lighthouse Solar has created a proven franchise business model, which provides a turnkey solution for entrepreneurs looking to enter the market and take advantage of the boom. The Light

Solarpreneur Pins Hopes On The Numbers

chron: Shan Hussain, 26, a recent graduate of the entrepreneurship program at University of Houston’s C.T. Bauer College of Business, created a solar-powered address panel now sold at hardware s

New Invention: Solar Hydrogen-Powered Disaster Relief

Imagine a single trailer-mounted device that turns scum into over 20,000 gallons of pure water a day, stores electricity better than a battery, makes medical-grade oxygen, and runs on the sun. A trio

Nuetech Solar Consults Francorp For Advice On Its Pan-India Expansion Plan

India PRwire: Nuetech Solar, the market leader in solar thermal industry and India’s largest solar water heater manufacturer, is geared up to spread out its presence across India through franchi

Solar Panel Security Bizop

Solar panels aren’t even ubiquitous yet and already solar panel theft is a big problem. In the past year, over 400 panels, worth at least a thousand dollars each, have been stolen from the viney

Best Inventions of 2009: The Solar Shingle

TIME‘s picks for the best new gadgets and breakthrough ideas of the year, we’ll feature some of the ones we find interesting. The Dow Chemical Co. has developed a new roof shingle that dou