Oct 06, 2010
Category: EmPower Solar
One thing is for sure. The military does not adopt change fast. But when it does change, the affected industries undergo a revolution. Ships, Airplanes, digital communications; now we are watching the latest revolution unfold...
Sep 08, 2010
The Smart Grid: Integrating rising demand & increased renewable energy into an aging and overburdened power grid
Last week I posted a blog about EmPower COO Greg Sach's MIT Thesis on Smart Grid Design & Evolution. This entry expands on that post with a little bit of background on where we stand...
Sep 03, 2010
EmPower COO Greg Sachs Graduates MIT, Publishes Smart Grid Design & Evolution Thesis
Having recently graduated from the System Design & Management (SDM) program at MIT, EmPower's Chief Operating Officer Greg Sachs published his thesis on Next Generation Smart Grid Systems. SDM is a joint program with the...
Aug 20, 2010
Long Island Power Authority Reduces Solar Rebates Once Again
In 2009, the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) was paying solar system owners $3.50 per watt of electric power capacity installed as part of its Solar Pioneer Program. That means the utility could literally pay...
Jul 16, 2010
Jul 12, 2010
David Schieren Published in Long Island Business News
EmPower's CEO David Schieren was featured in the Long Island Business News (LIBN) last week. He wrote an op-ed explaining the benefits of solar energy and why utilities and the government should continue to provide...
Jun 11, 2010
Jun 10, 2010
David Schieren appears in National Building Museum Video
Since its creation in 1980, the National Building Museum (NBM) offers exhibits, presentations, and educational materials on the built environment. For the past 24 years, it has honored leading individuals and organizations in architecture, engineering,...
May 07, 2010
Apr 27, 2010