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rooftop

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Giant rooftop pendulums to cut quake shaking in Tokyo

The Big One is due in Tokyo, but 300-ton pendulums on rooftops of tall buildings could cut shaking by 60 percent.

By Jul. 31, 2013

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Rooftop solar prices fall 'precipitously'

And the trend shows no sign of stopping. That's good news if you're thinking about making solar power part of your household energy setup.

By Sep. 16, 2011

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Solar concentrator graces university rooftop

Start-up Chromasun snags Santa Clara University as a customer for a solar concentrator adapted to a smaller scale that can both heat and cool buildings.

By Apr. 13, 2011

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U.S. military to be largest rooftop solar customer

Department of Energy provides $344 million loan guarantee to install solar panels at 160,000 homes and buildings on military bases.

By Sep. 7, 2011

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White House to install rooftop solar panels

To demonstrate the potential of alternative energy, the roof of the presidential residence will have solar hot water and solar electric panels installed by next spring.

By Oct. 5, 2010

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Toys 'R' Us building massive rooftop solar project

Retailer's distribution center in New Jersey is set to host possibly the largest rooftop solar project in North America.

By May. 11, 2011

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SoloPower rolls out flexible rooftop solar panels

Company releases flexible solar panels for commercial rooftops that use CIGS thin-film solar cells. They are lightweight and designed to be relatively easy to install.

By Jul. 12, 2010

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The 404 735: Where we left Wilson on a rooftop in Vegas (podcast)

We're back from CES for our first podcast of the New Year, and guess what - no Wilson today! Caroline McCarthy fills in.

By Jan. 10, 2011

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Ep. 735: Where we left Wilson on a rooftop in Vegas

We're back from CES for our first podcast of the New Year, and guess what - no Wilson today! Caroline McCarthy fills in.

By Jan. 10, 2011

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Utility PG&E to finance rooftop solar panels

In a deal with SolarCity, California's Pacific Gas & Electric will provide the money to fund solar panel installations that require little upfront investment.

By Jan. 20, 2010