Solar in the News

On September 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria devastated the area of Puerto Rico, Dominica, and St. Croix. The hurricane peaked at Category 5 - or upwards of 157 miles per hour. The damage toll was immense - with the cost of damage reaching 102 billion USD....

The idea of having solar panels in the middle of the ocean might seem crazy, but it could also be our solution to curbing our dependence on fossil fuels that belch harmful greenhouse gases into the atmosphere. These solar farms or solar ‘islands’ can be used...