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Shine a light: Solar array latest ‘cutting-edge’ project at UT-Baptist Research Park in Memphis

Memphis Bioworks will install by April 12 about 3,000 solar panels atop its parking garage at Union and Dudley. The 2.3-acre installation is designed not…

A spat between the United States and China threatens the future of solar power.

Solar power is an environmentalist’s dream, but for decades it was too expensive to be practical. In the past few years, that has finally been…

Vanderbilt, MTSU teams to compete in Solar Decathlon

Vanderbilt University and Middle Tennessee State University will participate in the U.S. Energy Department’s Solar Decathlon 2015, competing against 19 other college teams to build…

Mississippi is the “sunshine state” for TVA

Where are the best spots to build solar power in the Tennessee Valley Authority? It turns out, many of them are in Mississippi! We recently…

Tennessee Solar Industry Said to be Expanding

A new report says Tennessee’s solar industry is expanding quickly. The Solar Foundation says there are now more than 130 companies in the state dedicated…