Solar Panels

PSEG Long Island Promises Improved Transparency In Placement Of Solar Panel Farms Shoreham residents are fighting against plans to build 10-foot-high solar panels across 60 acres of open land.
Mayor De Blasio Unveils Plan For Solar Panels On Two Dozen School RooftopsOfficials expect the solar panels to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by more than 2,800 metric tons a year -- the equivalent of taking about 600 cars off the road.
Tax Break For Solar Panels In NYC ApprovedGov. Andrew Cuomo has signed a law to extend property tax breaks for installing electricity-generating solar panels on New York City buildings.
Solar Panels Pose Challenges For FirefightersSolar panels atop a food warehouse in southern New Jersey in September forced firefighters at certain points to retreat because of the threat of live electricity being generated by solar panels.
Solar Panel Companies Making Offers That May Be Too Good To RefuseNew Yorkers pay some of the highest electric bills in the country. But what if we told you that your bill could go down drastically and you don't have to pay a thing, that you’d practically get something for nothing?
Commuters Frustrated As Citi Bike Docking Stations Break DownThousands of people are enjoying the new Citi Bike shared bicycles every day, but many stations are still being plagued with persistent problems.
Inaccessible New York Earth Day Special: The 5 Boro Green Roof GardenIn our series, Inaccessible New York, we've been visiting places that are off limits to the public. Well, this one has a twist.
Iconic Coney Island Wonder Wheel Getting Environmentally Friendly UpgradeThe Wonder Wheel has been delighting visitors at Coney Island for generations. And now its operators are putting a bright idea into action, giving the iconic Ferris wheel an environmentally friendly upgrade.
New Jersey Cemetery Using Thousands Of Solar Panels To Power MausoleumCemeteries and solar panels are two things that aren't usually mentioned in the same sentence. But one New Jersey cemetery finds it necessary to make that connection.
Some NJ Municipalities Want To Limit Solar PanelsSolar panels are still too expensive for most homeowners, but as prices drop many towns expect to see a flood residents looking line their rooftops to capture the sun's energy.
Hempstead Uses Solar To Cut Energy Bill At Building By 75 PercentOne town on Long Island has a taken a big leap into the green movement.
Report: Solar Panels Suitable On 2/3 Of All NYC RooftopsA new highly interactive map shows that two-thirds of New York City's rooftops are suitable for solar panels.