Eco News

Miners new solar employment

Morgantown - In Central Appalachia there has been a group dedicated to creating alternative energy jobs in the area. It is a building first for the West Virginia southern coalfields region - rooftop solar panels, put together by the unemployed and underemployed coal miners and contractors of the region. … [Read more...]

New Desertec initiative stalls

An ambitious plan to provide 15% of Europe's power needs from solar plants in North Africa has run into trouble. … [Read more...]