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IBM solar array will 'harness the energy of 2000 suns'

Several teams of scientists, including IBM Research, have announced a collaboration to develop an affordable solar array capable of concentrating the captured energy by 2000.<p><b>Several teams of scientists, including IBM Research, have announced a collaboration to develop an affordable solar array</b> …

Clean Energy

Wal-Mart to double down on solar energy plans

Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world’s largest retailer, is doubling down on its push to use solar energy at its U.S. stores.<p>President Barack Obama on …

German-French Team Unveils World's Most Efficient Solar Cell!

A team comprised of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems, Soitec, CEA-Leti and the Helmholtz Center, Berlin has just unveiled the …

That Amazing 'Solar Roadways' Project Has a Working Prototype

The inventors are looking for $1 million to keep testing technology they claim could power the United States three times over.<p>Four years ago, Scott and Julie Brusaw announced their provocative concept of "Solar Roadways," a system of modular solar panels that could be paved directly onto roads, …

The answer to America's power needs: Solar roads

In years to come we could all be driving on glass roads.<p>You think that sounds ridiculous? Well, think about it like this: A nation of drivers, the …

Roads