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—   All Three Units of 392 megawatt Ivan­pah Solar Elec­tric Gen­er­at­ing Sys­tem Now Deliv­er­ing Solar Power to California’s Elec­tric Grid — NIPTON, Calif.; Feb. 13, 2014 ¾ NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG), through its […]

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By Elon Musk, Peter Rive and Lyn­don Rive SolarCity has signed an agree­ment to acquire Silevo, a solar panel tech­nol­ogy and man­u­fac­tur­ing com­pany whose mod­ules have demon­strated a unique com­bi­na­tion of […]

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Top Chef star Tom Colicchio likes what he tastes in SF school lunchroom

SF Gate
October 9, 2014

By Jill Tucker: U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi donned an apron Thurs­day to cook up some yogurt-​​​​based ranch dress­ing with tele­vi­sion chef Tom Col­ic­chio at San Francisco’s Mis­sion High School to […]

NASA Awards Boeing And SpaceX Contracts To Deliver Astronauts To The Space Station

September 16, 2014

By Alex Knapp: NASA offi­cially announced today that both Boe­ing and SpaceX have been awarded Com­mer­cial Crew Trans­porta­tion Capa­bil­ity con­tracts. These con­tracts are for the devel­op­ment of space­craft that will […]

Up on the Roof

The New York Times
August 2, 2014

By Patri­cia R. Olsen Ques­tion and answer with Rocio Farias, 32, is a solar panel installer at the Chatsworth, Calif., office of SolarCity. To read the full arti­cle, visit The New York […]

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