May 6, 2020

Research: A solar window will soon do the same job as a standard rooftop solar panel

Semi-transparent solar cells that can be incorporated into window glass are a “game-changer” that could transform architecture, urban planning and electricity generation, Australian scientists say in […]
May 4, 2020

Norwegian solar boat launches new crowdfunding campaign

The latest electric boat project to pursue the crowdfunding path is the 6.2 metre (21 ft) Norwegian solar boat Freepower from the Bjurtech company. The campaign […]
April 23, 2020

New flexible solar cell may help power the wearables of tomorrow

We live in a world full of fantastic technology – flexible screens, wearable gadgets, and virtual reality headsets no longer raise eyebrows. However, there’s a weak […]
April 13, 2020

The case for growing crops under solar panels

Agricultural operations and solar panels both take up space – space that studies show could be used to mutual advantage One of the primary deterrents to […]
April 7, 2020

The Future Of Solar Energy Looks Bright

Improvements in perovskite technology are combining with self-cleaning and solar forecasting innovations to make photovoltaics even more attractive than before AsianScientist (Apr. 7, 2020) – While […]
March 31, 2020

This company wants to turn your windows into solar panels

San Francisco (CNN Business)What if every window in your house could generate electricity? One Redwood City, California-based startup thinks its technology can achieve that by transforming […]
March 20, 2020

Heating solar panels to clear snow

A Norwegian company has developed a way to melt snow on modules to avoid excess weight on roofs and panels, especially on large commercial and industrial […]
March 12, 2020

Thermoradiative Photovoltaic Cells and the Possibility of a Night-time Solar Panel

Solar cells that can work at night-time have been designed by a team at the University of California, Davis. In a paper published last November in […]
March 6, 2020

Layered solar cell technology boosts efficiency, affordability

The future’s getting brighter for solar power. Researchers from CU Boulder have created a low-cost solar cell with one of the highest power-conversion efficiencies to date, […]