Texas Solar Energy News


                                                   What's Happening in Texas?

                                        With the occasional national and world solar news update    

6/24/14 National- Why the shift to alternative energies continues in spite of the shale oil boom..more
6/24/14 National - FInacial leaders tally the cost of climate change...more
6/3/14 Pflugerville- Solar panels equal energy savings for Pflugerville ISD...more
5/15/14 Austin -Austin Energy strikes a deal with Recurrent Energy for 150MW solar farm...more
5/12/14 Texas- Can the Texas Solar market live up to its' potential?  more
5/12/14 Texas - Is residential solar on the rise in Texas?  more
2/3/14 San Antonio -It is with great sadness that we say goodbye to Bill Sinkin, founder of Solar San Antonio and civic leader extraordinaire. Bill passed away Monday at the age of 100. Spurning retirement, Bill started Solar San Antonio at 87 and kick started the movement that has put that city on the solar map with a goal of 400 MW. Read Russel Smith's remembrance of Bill and Texas Public Radio's in depth piece about this remarkable man.