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Researchers Are Turning Windows into Green-Energy Farms with See-Through Solar Panels
Solars panels, while a game-changing feat of engineering, have historically been—depending on your aesthetic preferences—a bit of an eyesore. But this is changing since researchers from Michigan State University have ...
March 8, 2019
Solar Plant Incinerates 6,000 Birds per Year
Every day, along I-15 near Las Vegas, dozens of birds fly into concentrated beams of sunlight and are totally ...
September 18, 2016
Are Solar Panels Ugly or Beautiful?
When electric lines first appeared in front of the Paris Opera House, people weren't too keen on it. ...
August 20, 2016
Will 150,000 Coal Workers Be Left Behind in the Move to Solar?
Coal is currently the largest source of electricity in the United States, employing some 150,000 people. That's a ...
August 10, 2016
Solar Projects Can’t Save the Forest for the Trees?
A green energy project has some environmentalists seeing red.
July 23, 2016
The Associated Press
Brooklyn Microgrid World’s First Peer-to-Peer, Blockchain Energy Transaction
The future in peer-to-peer consumer energy exchange is here.
April 19, 2016
Solar: A Brilliant Way to Get Energy
Except for nuclear and geothermal, all energy we use comes from the sun in one form or another.
April 12, 2016
When Will Rooftop Solar Be Cheaper Than the Grid? Here’s a Map
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory this week said that rooftop solar panels have the potential to generate nearly ...
April 4, 2016
Joshua D. Rhodes
Documentary Review: ‘Catching the Sun’: A Solar Energy Shot of Climate-Change Hope
It's high time we had some good news. We've seen documentaries showing 3-foot flames shooting off kitchen tap ...
March 28, 2016
Utilities, Solar Energy and the Fight for Your Roof
By many accounts, the spread of solar power is unstoppable. Costs continue to fall at a blistering pace, ...
March 8, 2016
‘Invisible’ Wires Make Solar Cells More Efficient
A solar cell is basically a semiconductor, which converts sunlight into electricity, sandwiched between metal contacts that carry ...
December 3, 2015
Coating Keeps Solar Cells Cool in Hot Sun
Every time you stroll outside you emit energy into the universe. Heat from the top of your head ...
September 25, 2015
‘Kirigami’ Solar Cells Soak up More Sun
Solar cells capture up to 40 percent more energy when they can track the sun across the sky, ...
September 14, 2015
Solar Device Shatters Records for Splitting Water
A new “artificial leaf” system that uses solar energy to split water can safely and efficiently create hydrogen ...
August 31, 2015
Obama Renews Solar Initiative for Military Bases at Climate Summit
Obama expects the initiative to make military communities more energy secure.
August 25, 2015
Liquid Solar Technology Company CEO Announces Commercialization Plan
The payback for solar window could be one year, according to CPA Ken Schuckers.
August 20, 2015
Liquid Solar Technology Could Be Next Gen of Renewable Energy
Look out solar panels, there’s a new “first of its kind” solar technology in town!
July 31, 2015
Solar Plane Ready to Leave Japan for Hawaii
A solar-powered plane delayed by weather and repair work is ready to resume its around-the-world journey, set to ...
June 23, 2015
The Associated Press
Can the US Have 100 Percent Clean Energy by 2050?
Converting the world’s entire energy infrastructure to run on clean, renewable energy could effectively fight ongoing climate change, ...
June 11, 2015
The Dutch Are Getting Solar Power From Bike Lanes
Six months ago, the Netherlands experimented with adding solar-energy generating functions to a slab of bike pathway. Now, ...
May 11, 2015
Tesla’s Plan Is Simple: Run the World on Solar Power
Elon Musk: "If you wanted to transition all electricity, transportation, and all heating to renewable, you need 2 ...
May 1, 2015
Experts Raise Doubts About California’s Solar Rebates
Since 2007, California has had one of the most aggressive incentive programs in the country for putting solar-electric ...
April 13, 2015
NYC Schools Go Solar, Cut as Much Greenhouse Gas as Taking 600 Cars Off the Road
New York City plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions down by 80 percent by 2050, and part of ...
September 29, 2014
Revolutionary Perovskite Solar Cells Could Be a Game Changer, but Questions Remain
Whenever I tell people I work with solar cells I am asked the same two questions: are they ...
August 16, 2014
Could Solar Panels Replace Tar Roads?
Solar Roadways is a technology that replaces all roadways, sidewalks, pathways, parking lots and outdoor recreation services with ...
May 27, 2014
Green Living City — Urban Architecture and Design (+Video)
In Green Living City Broekbakema Lab tries to find balance, and at the same time create a vibrant ...
May 20, 2014
Broekbakema Architects Rotterdam
City’s Largest Solar Energy Facility to Be Installed on Staten Island
NEW YORK—New York’s largest solar energy facility will be installed at Freshkills Park on Staten Island. It will ...
November 26, 2013
Iranian Oil Tanker Switches Destination to Turkey After It Was Headed for Greece
The Associated Press
North Korea Launches Two More Short-Range Missiles Into Sea
UK Consular Worker Simon Cheng Detained in China, Released, Back in Hong Kong
Psychologist Approved Jeffrey’s Epstein’s Removal From Suicide Watch
Trump Hits Back at China With More Tariffs Following China’s Retaliation
Overstock CEO Gave Exculpatory Evidence on Maria Butina to FBI, Her Attorney Says
Court Rules in Favor of Electoral College