Solar power

SEPTA regional rail with solar-powered signal
Courtesy of SEPTA
Mike DeNardo
November 17, 2019 - 10:20 am
SEPTA announced plans to expand its solar-powered signals to three more regional rail lines next year.
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PPA kiosks
Philadelphia Parking Authority
Paul Kurtz
October 08, 2019 - 3:49 pm
The Philadelphia Parking Authority will roll out its next generation of parking meter kiosks next week, featuring a new pay-by-plate system. Read more here.
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On a broiling mid-July afternoon, three activists from EQAT (pronounced "equate") were arrested for unfurling a banner from the roof of PECO's headquarters on Market Street declaring, "Climate is changing — Why isn't PECO?"
Courtesy of Kaytee Ray-Riek, EQAT
Rasa Kaye
August 01, 2019 - 10:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Earth Quaker Action Team is turning up the heat on PECO. On a broiling mid-July afternoon, three activists from EQAT (pronounced "equate") were arrested for unfurling a banner from the roof of PECO's headquarters on Market Street declaring, "Climate is changing — Why...
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solar panels
Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
November 17, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Philadelphia City Council committee has advanced a bill that would make the city a leader in the effort to fight climate change. It would pave the way for construction of Pennsylvania's largest solar plant. The committee's one reservation is the location of the...
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Eagles Fans Tailgating
Jim McIsaac/Getty Images
Rasa Kaye
September 06, 2018 - 11:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Welcome to football season! Home games mean parking lots at the Linc and local colleges will be swarming with moveable feasts from the make-shift to the magnificent from now until the playoffs end. Eating food out of a vehicle is central to the experience, so a...
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In this Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, photo a road leads past a solar park on the Aegean island of Tilos, Greece.
AP Photo/ Iliana Mier
August 19, 2018 - 9:25 am
TILOS, Greece (AP) — When the blades of its 800-kilowatt wind turbine start turning, the small Greek island of Tilos will become the first in the Mediterranean to run exclusively on wind and solar power. The sea horse-shaped Greek island between Rhodes and Kos has a winter population of 400. But...
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