Author: Zachary Shahan

US Solar Markets Map

  Apparently, I saved this 1BOG solar markets map awhile back to share it with you all and I never got to it. I was almost inclined not to even take a screenshot of it, since it’s an interactive map with all the value coming from your interaction with it. … [continued]

Chinese Coal City Switching to Solar

  The Chinese city Datong, despite being known for its coal resources, is transforming into a solar power center. “During the 12th Five-Year Plan (2011-15) period, we have 432 projects with a total investment of 536.4 billion yuan ($84.8 billion) to help the city’s transformation from a high-carbon city into a … [continued]

Urban Bike Glows with LED Lights

  http://vimeo.com/16856816 This is a cool bike our friends over at WV Outpost recently shared with me — it’s an urban bike with a glowing LED-lit frame that is super stylish while also utilitarian. The company behind the bike is Teague, an established design firm. Teague writes: “Equal parts gym … [continued]