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Annapolis School To Show Off Efficient Home

It’s hi-tech, hyper-efficient and very small.


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Domino Debuts Its Sugar Cane Hard Hat & Solar Powered Sign

Tuesday is Earth Day. In Baltimore, that’s giving new life to an old standout.


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Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.


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Solar Flip-Flop: Sun’s Magnetic Poles Prepare To Switch Places

A solar flip-flop. Scientists at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center say the sun is in the process of reversing its magnetic poles.



Solar Powered Plane On Final Leg Of Flight To NYC

A solar-powered aircraft lifted off from a suburban Washington airport before dawn Saturday, embarking on the final leg of a history-making cross-country flight.


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Things Heating Up In Space: Heightened Activity Reported On Sun

It’s not visible by eye, but the sun is experiencing a great deal of activity right now.


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Wrecking Ball Swings At Frederick Solar Plant

A landmark solar panel plant in Frederick is being dismantled.


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National Zoo Opens Solar-Powered Carousel In D.C.

The Smithsonian’s National Zoo is opening a new solar-powered carousel with hand-carved, hand-painted figures representing many endangered animals.


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Making Solar Power Work For Your Baltimore Home

The idea of solar powered homes was once just a dream or some fantasy on television. Today, it’s a reality.


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Energy Research Center Rising In Frostburg

A center for sustainable energy research is rising on the campus of Frostburg State University.


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World Solar Challenge: 1,900 Miles, Much Sun, No Air Conditioning

The reality of driving 1,900 miles across Australia may not be exactly what was presented in the 1996 movie, Race the Sun, a romanticized comedy-drama based on a high-school team that competed in the 1990 […]


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Md. Senator Wants Prison Solar Lease Price Upped

A state senator from western Maryland is pushing for a higher lease rate on state prison land near Hagerstown where the governor’s administration envisions a large-scale, solar-energy project.