Posts Tagged solar energy

Solar Maps for NYC?

May 11, 2010
Solar Maps for NYC?

Green reports that there is a comprehensive ‘solar map’ in the works for New York City.  They quote CUNY’s very own Tria Case and explain that a new LIDAR dataset will allow users to calculate potential energy generation capabilities for individual rooftops.  (We have learned from other sources at CUNY that this data is going […]

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Governor Announces Solar Energy Project for New York

February 2, 2010
Governor Announces Solar Energy Project for New York

Governor Paterson recently announced a project that would dramatically increase the production of solar energy across New York State.  Photovoltaic (PV) systems that could produce a total of 100 megawatts will be made available to a wide array of public institutions through a proposal process with the New York Power Authority (see full text below).  […]

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In a Time of Recession, Brookhaven Grows

May 4, 2009

Its a Good Time to be In Science As industries across America feel the pain of recession and companies continue to shrink their payrolls, there is a beacon in the smog.  And that beacon, is Long Island. Seriously, it is. As was reported in the New York Times on Friday, Brookhaven National Lab is starting […]

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