solar Archives - State of the Planet

Alum Brings Solar Expertise to the Classroom

Master of Science in Sustainability Management professor Dan Giuffrida believes that understanding energy, water, and raw material usage with both a technical and financial acumen is imperative. As the instructor for Solar Project Development, professor Giuffrida will prepare students to fully evaluate the technical and financial aspects of a solar project.

by |March 17, 2016

The Small Steps That Will Lead to a Low-Carbon Economy

The renewable energy tax credit, now in place, has been dramatically successful in seeding the solar energy industry. Currently 30% of the cost of the new technology is provided as a tax credit.

by |November 23, 2015
Greening a Parking Lot

Greenbuilding in Riverside Park

Preview of carbon-neutral facility, built of recycled materials that will operate entirely off the grid in Riverside Park.

by |December 2, 2011