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Solar energy isn't just for the wealthy


  • Slate

Solar-energy companies such as PosiGen are marketing PV panels to blue-collar households, providing solar leases with no money down and affordable monthly payments. That could help broaden the technol… Read More

2 industries that are ready for innovation


  • Entrepreneur online

The financial services industry, much as with the consumer packaged goods market, is dominated by a few large, established businesses, writes Ryan Caldbeck, founder of CircleUp. Both industries are pr… Read More

Landscaping can help property owners save money


  • U.S. News & World Report

The right landscaping, such as well-placed shade trees, can help property owners save on energy bills and other costs. Meanwhile, replacing lawn with native plants can cut watering bills, while using … Read More