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Michigan Renewable energy

Here are listed most of the developers, installers and other renewable energy companies in Michigan

Michigan Solar Solutions (MSS) – https://www.michigansolarsolutions.com/ – Michigan Solar Solutions (MSS) was founded in 2007 and has since grown to occupy multiple offices, serving the entire lower peninsula of Michigan, with hundreds of installations, from Grand Rapids to Alpena to Detroit. Michigan Solar Solutions is the highest rated solar installer in the state with an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau (BBB) and a 5-star Google rating. The company provides complete cost-effective installation services for American-made solar panels and products.

Strawberry Solar – https://www.strawberrysolar.com/ – Since 2010, Strawberry Solar has specialized as Michigan’s leading expert for solar design, installation and support. Headquartered in Detroit, operating out of the Green Garage, with a warehouse at the Russell Industrial Center and a commercial account with Recycle Here. Strawberry Solar is proud to be growing the clean energy movement here in the great state of Michigan.

Green Panel, Inc. – https://www.thegreenpanel.com/ – Solar Panels for Michigan Homes and Businesses. In 2007, The Green Panel introduced an Engineer, Furnish & Install (EF&I) concept to solar customers in Michigan and across North America.The Green Panel is aligned with superior suppliers and leaders in manufacturing who have in-depth industry knowledge and documented success, allowing the Green panel to become the preferred choice for consumers.

Harvest Solar – https://harvestsolar.com/ – Solar energy solutions for commercial, industrial and agricultural use. Harvest Solar is a Michigan – based solar energy company, serving throughout the Midwest United States. In-house designers, engineers, installers, licensed electrician and solar technicians with over 100 years of combined experience.

J. Ranck Electric Inc. – https://www.jranck.com/ – J. Ranck Electric’s Renewable Energy Division is a leader in bringing solar energy solutions to some of the largest and unique installations across the country. JRE’s Renewable Energy Division designs every system within the constraints of the customer’s location (available land or roof space, annual electricity demand, shading sources), all while keeping the customer’s aesthetic preferences in mind. From small off-grid arrays atop a tree house to utility scale megawatt projects, JRE’s extensive fleet and manpower come together to build a quality system while meeting every deadline. JRE self-performs the majority of the work on many projects while coordinating all necessary inspections, permits, and utility interconnections.

Spartan Renewable Energy – https://www.spartanrenewable.com/ – Spartan Renewable Energy was founded in 2006 to sell renewable energy into Michigan’s Electric Choice market and to develop renewable energy projects. Spartan is a licensed Alternative Electric Supplier in Michigan and has market-based rate authority to sell wholesale energy to other utilities in MISO and PJM. Spartan Renewable Energy develops and owns renewable energy projects in partnership with Wolverine Power Cooperative members, other rural electric utilities and other entities with similar environmental commitments.

Heritage Sustainable Energy, LLC – http://heritagewindenergy.com/ – Heritage Sustainable Energy was formed in 2004 as a renewable energy provider.  To date, our team has successfully developed a series of wind and solar projects in Michigan, installing enough capacity to power the equivalent of 57,000 average Michigan homes every year! Heritage has substantial capabilities across the full spectrum of project planning, construction management and operation of wind and solar energy projects.

Quality Solar – https://qualitysolar.com/ – Quality Solar offers a full turnkey solar energy solution for residential, agricultural, commercial, and industrial needs. The Quality Solar approach enables the company to provide the customers with the best overall service through One Business by making One Decision and providing One Comprehensive Energy Solution. Solar technology is readily adaptable to every electrical need.

Illinois Renewable energy

Here are listed most of the developers, installers and other renewable energy companies in Illinois

GRNE SOLAR – https://www.grnesolar.com/ – Since 2012, The Company has established deep roots throughout the Midwest and has developed own teams to operate in two very different areas – commercial and residential. GRNE Solar serves the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Nebraska.

Windfree Solar Co. – https://www.windfree.us/ – Windfree is Illinois’ premier wind and solar energy installer.Windfree Wind and Solar Energy Company was founded early in 2009 by a team of creative energy visionaries and early adopters of sustainable technologies. Windfree’s team includes a well-respected, multi-disciplinary group of Chicago’s business, architectural, artistic and community leaders. The team believes alternative energy solutions must be researched, installed, monitored, tested and be supported by local legislation.

Magitek Energy Solutions Inc. – https://magitekenergy.com/ – Magitek Energy Solutions is one of the most established renewable energy companies in Northern Illinois completing numerous small wind and solar energy installations since  2008. Starting life as an electrical contractor, Magitek Energy Solutions Inc. has over 20 years experience powering homes and businesses in northern Illinois.

WindSoleil – https://www.windsoleil.com/ – WindSoleil provides Home and Commercial Solar Panel Installation Services in Illinois (solar panel installation services in Chicago, Chicagoland Area, and all of the Midwest.)as well as professional residential and commercial Wind Energy Installation Services in Chicago, Illinois, and throughout the Midwest.WindSoleil provides affordable top-rated wind turbine installation services for both residential and commercial properties that will guarantee you many years of performance.

Certasun Premier Home Solar – https://certasun.com/ – Residential solar expert, Certasun serves northeastern Illinois, eastern Massachusetts, and southeastern Wisconsin. Certasun helps homeowners go solar and start saving on their electricity bills. COVID-19 Precautions – Certasun puts in place new procedures so you can feel confident in your decision to go solar.

WCP Solar – https://www.wcpsolar.com/ – WCP Solar is a licensed, bonded, and insured full-service engineering firm. WCP specializes in the design, development, and installation of Solar Photovoltaic and Thermal Systems. Thermal systems include; Solar Hot Water Systems, Solar Radiant Heating Systems, Solar Cooling Systems, Solar Pool Heating Systems, and Solar Thermal Electric (Concentrating Solar Power CSP) Systems. WCP Solar delivers the very best in customer service and can manage projects of any size, from a small residential system to large commercial systems, all over the Chicago area.

Iconic Energy – https://iconicnrg.com/ – Iconic Energy is a solar energy company that has spent years conducting research and development of solar equipment for the commercial, residential and industrial markets. It is the largest solar installation company in Northern Illinois. Iconic Energy has completed more residential solar installations in Northern Illinois than any other company.

Headline Solar – https://www.headlinesolar.com/ – Headline Solar was formed out of a passion for long-term impact, advanced technology, sustainable environmentalism, and most importantly for helping impact local communities. These driving forces have made Headline Solar the Fastest Growing Residential Solar Company in Chicago, all of Illinois, and the entire Midwest.




StraightUp Solar – https://straightupsolar.com/ – StraightUp Solar is a fully insured, licensed, & Illinois state-certified, turnkey solar EPC firm staffed by their own in-house licensed electrician and NABCEP-certified professionals to provide the highest quality residential, commercial, agricultural and non-profit sector solar energy systems in Illinois and Missouri.

Earth Wind And Solar Energy – http://earthwindandsolarenergy.com/ – Earth Wind And Solar Energy is committed to providing affordable clean energy solutions with cutting edge technology for both residential and commercial applications. At the forefront of renewable energy, the Company’s team is proud to be one of the leading installers in Illinois.

Time and energy – dust in the wind

Nature and wind

Time – a dimension, measuring past, present and future, a dimension that determines our existence, firmly connected with all of our countable wealth and heart of all our emotions as it separates them, is something that is not so often put as an argument in energy disputes. Analysts, manufacturers, decision makers, governments are talking mostly about money and funds but not time. There is a lovely quote from Kansas’ song that comes to mind when thinking about this:

Solar energy oil painting – one more picture in the gallery

Renewable energy roadmap for Saudi Arabia

According to officially published roadmap, Saudi Arabia, the world’s number one oil exporter, aims to install 23.9 GW of renewable power capacity by 2020 and 54.1 GW by 2032.

Most of the renewable energy needed, the kingdom seeks from the solar technologies, but the door is wide open for other free energy sources – wind, geothermal, waste.