Michael Zimesnick

About Michael Zimesnick:

Owner and primary contributor to Renewable Energy Index. Mr. Zimesnick is passionate about renewable energy and the transition to alternative fuels. Hobbyist turned professional industry analyst.

Articles by Michael Zimesnick

Tax on Large Scale Sun Collection

Mass Bird Kill at Laurel Mountain Wind Farm Highlights Wind Energy Impact

Desert Solar Energy Zones to Minimize Environmental & Cultural Impact of Solar Farms

Study Finds Major Geothermal Energy Potential in US

Sustainable Architecture: Part of the Renewable Energy Grid

Solar Millennium Sells 2.25 GW Concentrating Solar Power Portfolio to Solarhybrid

US DOE Attempts to Block Evergreen Solar Patents Sale

Europe Won’t Meet 20% Renewable Energy by 2020 Goal

New Geothermal Tech Addition Could Produce Lithium

Proposed Kanasas Wind Farm Would be State Largest

NRC Report Claims Federal Biofuel Mandate is Flawed

Airbus A320 Makes First Commercial Flight on Biofuel in Spain

PlanetSolar Continues Attempt at First Solar Powered Cirumnavigation of Globe

University of Maryland Wins Solar Decathlon

DOE Greenlights $4.8 Billion in Solar Loan Guarantees

First Solar Selected For 130 MW California Solar Farm

Ormat Technologies Secures $350m DOE Partial Guarantee Loan

Google Investing More in Solar Tech

Copper Nanowires May Offer Solar Cost Solution

Canada On Track for Record Wind Power Growth in 2011

Solar Loans Deadlocked by Solyndra Investigation

Solar Decathlon 2011 Begins

First Solar Bets on Efficiency Increases

Solyndra Officers Plead Fifth, Refuse to Testify

U.S. Photovoltaic Installations Jump in Q2 2011

Intel Demonstrates: Near-Threshold Voltage Solar Powered Processor

Pollution Shutters Chinese Photovoltaics Factory

Germany Tops Renewable Energy Record

Transportation Compared: Energy Use & Environmental Impact of Cars, Planes, and Trains

Sempra’s Copper Mountain now largest NA photovoltaic plant