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Half of India Crippled by Second Day of Power Failures

Half of India Crippled by Second Day of Power Failures

July 31, 2012 | posted by The Institute

About 600 million people lost power in India on Tuesday when the country’s northern and eastern electricity grids failed.


Residential solar use up with CPS rebate, tax credit

Residential solar use up with CPS rebate, tax credit

July 27, 2012 | posted by The Institute

Solar owners say they’re glad they spent the money to add solar because it helps cut their utility costs, adds to the value of their homes and is a socially responsible choice for generating electricity.


Institute Hosts Open House for New Downtown Offices

July 27, 2012 | posted by The Institute

The Institute welcomed the community at an Open House showcasing the new downtown offices of the Institute, Mission Verde Alliance, and the San Antonio Clean Energy Incubator on July 19th, 2012.


Tesla Motors Buoyant After 2012 Model S Launch, Despite Losses

Tesla Motors Buoyant After 2012 Model S Launch, Despite Losses

July 27, 2012 | posted by The Institute

After nothing to sell for nearly six months, Tesla began official deliveries of its all-electric 2012 Model S sedan just over a month ago.


New App Knows Exactly Where To Put Your Solar Panels

New App Knows Exactly Where To Put Your Solar Panels

July 27, 2012 | posted by The Institute

There’s more to creating a self-sufficient home than just slapping some solar panels on the roof and crossing your fingers