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2 Local Students Develop A Way To Charge Your Phone Just By Wearing A Jacket

Two La Salle University freshmen have developed a way for you to charge your cell phone just by wearing a jacket.

10/18/2014

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Solar Field In Cumberland County Turns Heat Wave Sunshine Into Energy

Even a heat wave has a silver lining when you’re talking about the solar power being generated at Millville’s new 7.4 acre solar field.

07/24/2013

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NJ Board To Vote On Contested PSE&G Solar Plan

New Jersey’s public utilities board is set to vote on a nearly half-billion-dollar proposal by the state’s largest utility to expand solar power production, a plan the state-paid advocate for ratepayers has sharply criticized as creating an unfair market advantage subsidized by utility customers.

05/26/2013

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Philadelphia Gets EPA’s ‘Green Power’ Designation For Promoting Renewable Energy

The Phillies hosted the announcement at Citizens Bank Park by EPA regional administrator Shawn Garvin.

06/20/2012

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Making Solar Power Work For Your Philadelphia Home

Solar is the way to go for sustainable, environmentally-safe energy. Find out how.

05/02/2012

Aqua Pennsylvania Turns Pickering Water Treatment Plant Solar

Aqua has gone solar at its water treatment plant near Phoenixville – a move designed to save the company and its customer’s money and shrink their carbon footprint.

04/14/2012

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Christie Says NJ Will Rely On Many Sources For Future Energy Needs

New Jersey governor Chris Christie has unveiled a draft of a new energy master plan for the Garden State which looks, in some ways, like the one it is designed to replace.

06/07/2011

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Thousands Attend Solar Energy Trade Show At Philadelphia’s Convention Center

Thanks to rising interest, thousands of people are attending a solar energy show, through tomorrow, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.

04/04/2011

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Philadelphia Contractor Arrested In Alleged Solar Panel Ripoff

Montgomery Township police have arrested a Philadelphia contractor who they say had been on the run since last fall after ripping off customers who hired him to “green” their homes.

02/17/2011

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