The public is invited to join the Bob Big Boy, Burbank “Sixty and Solar” Celebration this Thursday, September 24 at 11am, with a Sock Hop at 5pm.  The historic landmark and American eatery will host a dedication of its new solar power system at the morning event in honor of its 60th anniversary. Bill Nye,…

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Once Wanting to Tear it Down, Philip MacDonald Holds a Huge Place in His Heart For Bob’s Big Boy By Andrea Alegria – San Fernando Valley Business Journal Staff The historic Bob’s Big Boy restaurant in Burbank is turning 60 years old and owner Philip MacDonald couldn’t be happier. Some fifteen years ago he would…

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Bob’s Big Boy in Burbank is a marvelous example of creatively installing solar power panels on a historic building. This building is registered as a California Point of Historical Interest and is the oldest remaining Bob’s in the United States. It was designed by well known Los Angeles architect, Wayne McAllister, and built-in 1949. For…

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Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), HelioPower, Inc. and Bob’s Big Boy of Burbank today announced the launch of the Commemorating 60 years in operation by going a modern “green,” Bob’s is inaugurating a 26 kW Canadian Solar photovoltaic panel system installed by HelioPower. The “Sixty and Solar” celebration showcases Bob’s solar power installation…

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