Solar News

September 16, 2019

Toyota is actively testing a solar-powered Prius to cut the cord

Electric cars produce no “tailpipe” emissions, but the electricity that charges them needs to come from somewhere. Range anxiety and long charging times have kept many […]
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 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 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 […]
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 […]