Solar News

June 2, 2020
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Solar panel recycling: Turning ticking time bombs into opportunities

Australia has certainly demonstrated its appetite for solar power. Now, with the average lifespan of a solar panel being approximately 20 years, many installations from the […]
May 25, 2020

Install solar panels, be self-sufficient in power needs; it’s feasible

Most Keralites, who were stuck in their homes due to the lockdown, got a shock when they received their electricity bills. Currently, if the power usage […]
May 18, 2020
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How Solar Power Can Cut Your Bills And Your Carbon Footprint

As concerns around protecting the environment continue to increase, more of us are having solar panels fitted to our homes to generate our own electricity. Solar […]
May 12, 2020
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New solar panels suck water from air to cool themselves down

Like humans, solar panels don’t work well when overheated. Now, researchers have found a way to make them “sweat”—allowing them to cool themselves and increase their […]
May 6, 2020
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Research: A solar window will soon do the same job as a standard rooftop solar panel

Semi-transparent solar cells that can be incorporated into window glass are a “game-changer” that could transform architecture, urban planning and electricity generation, Australian scientists say in […]
May 4, 2020
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Norwegian solar boat launches new crowdfunding campaign

The latest electric boat project to pursue the crowdfunding path is the 6.2 metre (21 ft) Norwegian solar boat Freepower from the Bjurtech company. The campaign […]
April 23, 2020

New flexible solar cell may help power the wearables of tomorrow

We live in a world full of fantastic technology – flexible screens, wearable gadgets, and virtual reality headsets no longer raise eyebrows. However, there’s a weak […]
April 13, 2020

The case for growing crops under solar panels

Agricultural operations and solar panels both take up space – space that studies show could be used to mutual advantage One of the primary deterrents to […]
April 7, 2020

The Future Of Solar Energy Looks Bright

Improvements in perovskite technology are combining with self-cleaning and solar forecasting innovations to make photovoltaics even more attractive than before AsianScientist (Apr. 7, 2020) – While […]