Solar Power

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You Are My Sunshine
Faze1 aims to bring solar power to the masses
(Image courtesy of U.S. Department of Agriculture)
Solar power, once a dream of utopian futurists, is quickly becoming a live possibility for many Americans thanks to dramatic drops in solar panel prices, which fell 60 percent in the past three years. But solar’s share of the U.S. energy supply remains minuscule: as of 2012, it commanded just over one tenth of one percent of the market. Coal, by comparison, claimed 37 percent. What gives? Read More