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 […]
April 23, 2018

Tech firms like Google, Amazon push power companies toward solar and wind, a blow to coal

SAN FRANCISCO  — Every time you save a photo to the cloud, buy something on Amazon, open a Google doc or stream a movie, you’re probably pulling […]
January 18, 2016

Renewable energy need of the hour

Viet Nam’s ever increasing demand is driving the development of renewable energy to help ensure the nation’s energy security, while protecting the environment. This was revealed […]
January 18, 2016

Different kinds of solar power systems

There are several types of solar power systems that are used in homes. Let’s discover the most common. Solar Direct (or Day-Use Solar) These systems are […]
January 18, 2016

On-Grid Vs. Off-Grid Solar Power Systems

Ready to cut the ties and go off-grid? Have you considered going completely energy independent with a solar power system?  That is, do you long for […]
January 18, 2016

Hybrid Organic Solar Cells Now More Efficient

Success greets the research team of National Research Council’s National Institute for Nanotechnology (NINT) and the University of Alberta. The plastic solar cells have now an […]