Solar News

November 17, 2018

Tesla cuts prices on solar power systems as it looks to entice customers

Tesla has reduced prices on its solar power systems as it looks to make sustainable energy use more affordable. “As a result of the vertical integration […]
November 15, 2018

Solar array energy benefits low income families

History was recently made at the Frosty Scoops ice cream stand when, under a unique-to-New Hampshire partnership, a photovoltaic (PV) array began generating electricity from sunlight […]
November 13, 2018

Ultra-thin transparent silver films for solar cells

New silver films may boost the efficiency of solar cells and light-emitting diodes. However, they have been difficult to fabricate. A new fabrication process for transparent […]
November 12, 2018

Sunseap to build floating solar energy generator off Woodlands

SINGAPORE: Sunseap, a sustainable energy provider, is building an offshore floating photovoltaic (PV) system in Singapore, it said in a press release on Friday (Nov 9). […]
November 9, 2018

Stanford researchers develop a rooftop device that can make solar power and cool buildings

A new rooftop device under development will be able to produce electricity from sunlight while also beaming heat directly into space to cool buildings. Stanford electrical […]
November 8, 2018

Global Floating Solar Capacity Surpasses 1 Gigawatt

The new hot trend in renewable energy technologies seems to be to test whether it will float, and a new report from the World Bank published […]
November 8, 2018

Scientists are trying to bottle solar energy and turn it into liquid fuel

“A solar thermal fuel is like a rechargeable battery, but instead of electricity you put sunlight in and get heat out.” By Wayt Gibbs What if we […]
November 3, 2018

Solar Power Is About to Boom in the Sunshine State

Florida has lagged in renewable energy use, but declining solar costs are set to change that. Solar is about to boom in the Sunshine State as […]
November 2, 2018

Korea to build world’s largest solar park

President Moon Jae-in yesterday announced plans for a 3 GW project. South Korea plans to add 30 GW of PV by 2030, to improve the country’s […]