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 […]
March 8, 2019

SunPower Launches World’s Most Powerful Residential Solar Panels

Silicon Valley-based solar panel manufacturer SunPower announced the launch of its highly-anticipated Next Generation Technology solar panels on Tuesday, which will be the industry’s first-ever 400-plus-watt […]
February 23, 2019

Tesla’s Latest Product Uses Solar Energy to Protect Against Power Cuts

Tesla is rolling out a new backup gateway that can help solar-powered homes keep the lights on in a power cut. The Backup Gateway 2 pairs […]
February 19, 2019

Solar power is key to a sustainable future

Yellow Door Energy provides solar solutions and energy savings contracts to help businesses save money. After raising one of the largest funding, Yellow Door Energy, a […]
October 31, 2018

A solar cell that does double duty for renewable energy

In the quest for abundant, renewable alternatives to fossil fuels, scientists have sought to harvest the sun’s energy through “water splitting,” an artificial photosynthesis technique that […]
May 18, 2018

Nissan’s following tesla into solar power and home batteries

GIVEN THE WEATHER in the United Kingdom—that cloudy, foggy, drizzly country—it doesn’t seem like the best place to launch a business that revolves around solar power. […]
May 8, 2018

California set to become first US state requiring solar panels on new homes

California is set to become the first US state to make solar panels mandatory on most newly built homes. Workers install solar panels on the roof […]
May 4, 2018

Bright future for solar cell technology

Harnessing energy from the sun, which emits immensely powerful energy from the center of the solar system, is one of the key targets for achieving a […]