September 30, 2019

First Utility-Scale Floating Solar Power Plant For Germany

Ciel & Terre recently announced the launching of a new utility-scale 750 kWp floating solar array in Renchen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. Utilizing more than 2,300 solar panels, […]
September 19, 2019

Indoor Solar Cells That Can Generate Electricity From Home Lighting Could Power All Our Everyday Electronics

Swedish and Chinese scientists have developed a new kind of organic solar cell that has been optimized to convert ambient indoor light into electricity. The power […]
September 11, 2019

New solar tech could revolutionise electricity production

The energy it takes to make the new cells could be made back in just a week, compared to about a year for current solar panels. […]
September 7, 2019

Exciting New Study Says That Crops Thrive Underneath of Solar Panels—and the Panels Produce More Energy

Solar panels may be able to supply us with much more than just clean energy; this new research says that it might also help crops to […]
August 23, 2019

UK rail line becomes first in world to be powered by solar farm

Pilot scheme on Network Rail’s Wessex route paves way for solar-powered trains King’s Cross station. The move could pave the way for solar-powered trains across the […]
August 17, 2019

Tesla Makes Solar Affordable Again With New Monthly Rental Plans

Tesla is making solar affordable again with a new solar rental program that lets homeowners simply rent a solar system for a flat monthly rate. To […]
August 8, 2019

New Hyundai car with solar panel roof ‘could get 60% of its power from the sun’

If charged for six hours a day, the solar panels would generate enough energy to power vehicle for 800 miles per year. Hyundai has released a […]
July 11, 2019

A Brilliant New Kind of Solar Tech Could Provide Electricity And Clean Water to Millions

A compact device that uses waste heat shed by solar cells to purify water could one day change the lives of hundreds of millions of people […]
July 9, 2019

Toyota testing improved solar roof for electric cars that can charge while driving

Toyota is testing a new and improved version of the solar power cells it previously launched on the Japan-exclusive Prius PHV, in a pilot along with […]