Chris Keenan

is a green and general blog writer. He also maintains a personal cooking blog.

Energy-Efficient Prototype Home Can Power Itself

The National Institute of Standards and Technology, a branch of the United States Commerce Department, has a new project. They recently showed off their new facility, built to resemble a house, which is expected to create enough energy to power itself over the course of a year. NIST intends to show that an average home can do the same. A year of work has been put into the “house” already, and those familiar with the project indicate that the next…

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SoloPower Shakes Things Up

SoloPower, manufacturer of solar panels, recently received nearly 200 million from DOE. Past solar recipients of DOE loans have not fared so well post loan, some declaring bankruptcy.

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