Facebook Invests $416 Million To Build Solar Project In TexasIt is believed to be one of the largest solar projects in the nation and Facebook is building it in West Texas.
Starbucks Solar Farms Producing Power For 360 Texas Coffee StoresStarbucks has announced plans to expand its investment in solar farms and use the energy to power hundreds of its coffee-serving stores across Texas.
Record-Breaking Electricity Usage Expected this SummerElectricity customers are being urged to lock in their rates now.
Tesla CEO Says Company To Start Solar Roof Tile SalesTesla will soon begin selling solar roof tiles worldwide. Company CEO Elon Musk tweeted Wednesday that ordering would begin later in the day. The tiles will reach U.S. customers later this year.
Solar-Powered Crossing Signs Part Of $1M School Safety MakeoverA dozen schools in Fort Worth will have upgraded school zone safety signs to start the new school year in a program that could quickly grow to impact a large number of the 200,000 students in the city.
Solar Plane's Next Leg - Arizona, Over Texas, To OklahomaA solar-powered airplane that landed in Arizona last week is headed to Oklahoma on the latest leg of its around-the-world journey. The flight path will take the plane right over Texas.
Solar-Plane Pilots Say Trip Was Also Test Of Human EnduranceThe two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure.
Whole Foods Adding Solar Panels At Dozens Of StoresA bit more sunshine might soon be shining down on up to 100 Whole Foods Markets across the country. The Austin-based grocery store giant announced that it has partnered with two solar companies to install the rooftop solar units.
Fort Hood Kicks Off $100M Wind, Solar Energy ProjectA sprawling Central Texas military installation will rely on the changing weather to support the Army's largest renewable energy project.
Denton To Add More Solar PowerThe Denton City Council voted Tuesday evening to increase the city's supply of renewable energy to 46 percent.
Lone Star State City To Get Electricity Exclusively From Solar & WindA city in central Texas will be among the first in the U.S. to get its electricity exclusively from solar and wind energy.
Electric-Car Drivers Trading Gas For Solar PowerOwners of electric vehicles have already gone gas-free. Now, a growing number are powering their cars with sunlight.
Homeowners Stalled From Installing Solar PowerThanks to technology, harnessing solar power is more affordable for homeowners today than in the past.
Teens Set For Cross-Country Solar Car RaceA group of high school racers are set to embark on the 20th annual Solar Car Challenge, driving a solar-powered vehicle from Texas to Los Angeles.
Solar-Powered Plane Lands In DFWA solar-powered plane landed in North Texas just after midnight on Thursday, completing the second leg of a trip across the United States. It will next head to St. Louis.