US Coal Industry Decline: Unavoidable Consequence?

If you watch the energy markets like I do, you’ve likely heard about the sizable and ongoing  US coal industry decline.  Thanks to cheap, abundant, and cleaner burning natural gas- and increasingly stringent environmental regulations, demand for coal-fired electricity is slowing at a drastic pace. According to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) coal accounted for a…

The Sun Is Just Starting To Rise On The Solar Industry…

No doubt about it, the US solar industry is growing at a rapid pace.  Thanks to falling panel prices and ongoing government incentives, Americans are finally realizing the affordability and financial benefits of going solar. Let’s look at some figures… According to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) the US solar industry has experienced a compound…

Mission Statement for Utah Solar Talk…

Hi! My name is Justin. I’m a family man with a loving wife and two adorable little girls.  We call Salt Lake City, Utah home due its great climate and abundant outdoor activities.  (I love skiing!)  Thanks to lots of hard work, my family lives a happy and abundant life full of love and laughter. But like a…