March 31, 2020
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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 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, […]
February 21, 2020

Simple, solar-powered water desalination

A completely passive solar-powered desalination system developed by researchers at MIT and in China could provide more than 1.5 gallons of fresh drinking water per hour […]
February 17, 2020

The Carmaker Putting Solar Panels on Its Electric Vehicles

A German startup aims to sell a self-charging electric car covered in solar panels from 2022 after raising nearly $60 million in a recent 50-day crowdfunding […]
January 11, 2020

Fisker debuts $37,500 electric SUV with a solar roof

Electric vehicle entrepreneur Henrik Fisker has unveiled his first purportedly mass-market EV, an SUV called the Fisker Ocean, ahead of the 2020 Consumer Electronics show. Starting […]
December 17, 2019

Tesla put up tents to hide its ‘solar test house’ in California

According to newly granted building permits, Tesla is putting up more tents in Fremont, this time to cover its solar test houses. Tesla started selling version […]
December 6, 2019

Nasa’s Parker Solar Probe beams back first insights from sun’s edge

Flying closer than any other mission, spacecraft set to unravel the sun’s mysteries Nasa’s Parker Solar Probe, which has flown closer to the sun than any […]
November 13, 2019

New material points toward highly efficient solar cells

A new type of material for next-generation solar cells eliminates the need to use lead, which has been a major roadblock for this technology. Solar cells, […]