by Katie Valentine Posted on December 8, 2014
The researchers "used commercial solar cells, but in a new way, so these efficiency improvements are readily accessible to the solar industry."
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 14, 2014
The cloth is flexible and weighs far less than traditional solar panels, making it ideal for roofs that can't hold much weight.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 11, 2014
The road will be designed specifically for bikes, not cars.
by Jeff Spross Posted on November 4, 2014
Lagging infrastructure has left many developing countries with high fossil fuel costs, making renewables and distributed solar a smart alternative.
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 3, 2014
"It's going to be more difficult if Scott is re-elected," said Scott McIntyre, CEO of Florida-based Solar Energy Management. "The utilities know and that's why they're giving so much money to to Scott."
by Lauren C. Williams Posted on October 28, 2014
Deep in tobacco country, the once booming Phillip Morris cigarette plant in Concord, North Carolina has been reborn into a facility that churns out batteries for solar and wind farms.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 22, 2014
For large utility-scale solar systems, the price is as low as $1.92 per watt -- 59 percent below where it was expected to be at this time back in 2010.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 17, 2014
The company is bypassing the financial industry to offer a direct-to-consumer bond for $1000 a piece that will help finance its ongoing installations of residential solar.
by Katie Valentine Posted on October 15, 2014
Over the next 26 years, sub-Saharan Africa will start to unlock its "vast renewable energy resources," according to the IEA.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 8, 2014
When it comes to spreading green energy, innovation in how we pay for it can be as important as innovation in how we produce it.