November 12, 2019

How Do Solar PV Panels Work Exactly?

Whether you love them or hate them, PV panels are a marvel of engineering. But how do they work? Solar photovoltaic panels have become commonplace today. […]
November 6, 2019

Fake Sunflowers Could Harvest Solar Energy

Plants bend toward the sun in a behavior called phototropism, which scientists have mimicked in a light-responsive artificial “sunflower” that can harvest solar energy. New Scientist […]
August 28, 2019

Researchers develop a better way to harness the power of solar panels

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have developed a way to better harness the volume of energy collected by solar panels. In a new study, the […]
August 7, 2019

Tesla is planning to do solar roof testing at its Fremont car plant, building permits reveal

Tesla is planning to build “a test structure to evaluate Tesla solar roof product and installation process” at the site of its car plant in Fremont, […]
August 2, 2019

Is This The Solar Technology Of The Future?

While researchers and scientists look at innovative ways to make solar panels more efficient and cost-competitive, others have come up with a solar technology with a […]
July 16, 2019

ReNew Power: The Indian unicorn built on green energy

Telangana, India (CNN Business) – Indian startup ReNew Power has raised more than $1 billion in funds this year alone for its wind and solar business. […]
June 26, 2019

How Georgia Became A Surprising Bright Spot In The U.S. Solar Industry

In northern Georgia, near the Tennessee line, the city of Dalton made its fame as the carpet capital of the world. These days, a more accurate […]
May 24, 2019

In N.C., women underrepresented but hopeful about future in solar industry

When women get a foot in the door at solar companies, they succeed in multiple roles despite often lacking engineering and construction experience. As happens with […]
May 24, 2019

India is investing more money in solar power than coal for first time

In India coal is king. It powers huge swathes of the country and its use is still rising. But there are signs that coal’s dominance might […]