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Solofy Mesh One Solar Backpack Charges Your Gadgets On the Go

There are various solutions for charging your devices on the go, and now Mark Boda has come up with Solofy, a new solar backpack that is designed to …

Smart Solar Panel With Arduino

Introduction: Smart Solar Panel With Arduino<p>A couple of months ago I got really interested in solar energy. It is not the most efficient of the …

The paint on the Mercedes Vision G-Code concept harvests solar and wind energy

The G-Code is by no means the first Mercedes concept to focus on blue-sky environmental ideals. The 2010 Biome was proposed to be grown in the lab …

CSEM's white solar panels are made to blend into buildings

The reason why most solar panels look like something off of a beetle’s back is because of the need to absorb visible light. Since nothing absorbs …

Listen Up: An Architect's Perspective on Rooftop Solar

Architects are in the driver's seat when it comes to building new homes or overseeing major remodeling projects. Although they are familiar with …

UK’s first solar powered hydrogen refuelling facility opens in Swindon

A consortium of industry leaders including BOC and Honda, joined Kate Warren, Hydrogen & Supply Chains, Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV), the …

Solar Water Heating Swimming Pools

A swimming pool is the perfect app for solar water heating system . Most diving pools are situated somewhere warm, and based on the swimming pool …

Texas lobbying group busted for phony anti-solar campaign

If you want to see just how low utility companies will stoop to try to turn public opinion against rooftop solar energy, just look to Wisconsin. …

Bear, cub tranquilized after wandering into desert solar plant

Authorities had to rescue a bear and her cub after they dug under a fence and got trapped inside a desert solar energy plant Thursday in Kramer Junction.<p>The bears were spotted inside the fenced-in facility off Highway 395 among a field of solar panels, according to San Bernardino County Sheriff's …

'Game-changing' solar company says things are sunnier than reported

Following the failure of a number of solar companies, the investing climate has not exactly been sunny for that industry.<p>It’s a challenge for a Durham, North Carolina-based company that has developed technology it describes as “a game-changer.” But the CEO of Semprius, Joe Carr, told VentureBeat …

Study: Solar Energy Will Be as Cheap as Fossil Fuel Energy by 2016

A new study on solar energy from Deutsche Bank bears very good news. Thanks to technology and innovation, solar energy will be just as cheap as …

Could the Upcoming Election Decide Florida’s Renewable Energy Fate?

As gubernatorial candidate Charlie Crist noted in the recent debate, the corrupting influence of Florida’s electric utilities has blocked efforts to …

Water Heating With Surplus Solar PV

Using solar energy photoelectric (solar PV) sections to Heat water is very ineffective. It is far better to use devoted solar energy water Heating …

Ten reasons why you should be regularly testing your solar PV installations

The safe operation of solar PV installations under both normal and fault conditions is an essential consideration at the system design stage to …

Solar Power

70kW solar array for Vector Aerospace headquarters in Brisbane

<i>Solar Choice Commercial</i> has managed the tender for a 70kW solar PV system at Vector Aerospace‘s Australian headquarters in the suburb of Eagle Farm …

Solar Power

Why Are Solar’s Largest Players Entering the Latin American Market?

Latin America accounts for less than 5 percent of global solar demand, yet GTM Research analyst Adam James dedicates the majority of his time to …

Major polysilicon producers benefiting from solar boom

Four of the largest polysilicon producers have all reported strong revenue for the third quarter of 2014, on the back of stable ASPs and strong …

Profit

South Australia Reaches 100% Renewables Electricity Supply If Only For a Day | Smart Cities Dive

On the day when the Australian government announced it had reached a deal on curbing climate-warming gas emissions from industry here is a glimpse of …

Renewable Energy

India Named As One Of The Best Countries For Clean Energy Investment; Ranks Fourth Among 55 Developing Countries

India has ranked fourth among 55 developing countries inclean energyinvestment, as per a new study released by Inter-American Development Bank. …

14W Dual-Port Solar Charger

14W In solar energy inexhaustible, it can charge the gadget anywhere in the world. High performance charge while enjoying outdoor sports, you can …

UK rolls out solar storm defence eLoran system

UK rolls out solar storm defences: eLoran system will prevent a shipping disaster in the event of a massive flare<p><b>GPS navigation could be crippled by</b> …

Cayman Renewable Energy Association launches | Cayman Compass

The new dozen-member Cayman Renewable Energy Association will formally establish itself tonight – Thursday – at a reception at Government House, …

Durable nanoparticle-based material can convert 90% of light into usable heat energy

A multidisciplinary engineering team at the University of California, San Diego developed a new nanoparticle-based material for concentrating solar …

Flow batteries ‘viable substitute’ for gas turbines to meet peak capacity in US

Zinc redox flow batteries could be a “viable substitute” for simple cycle peaking power plants in the US, especially as the increase of solar …

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Singapore launches ‘plug-and-play’ micro-grid for Southeast Asia

Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University is setting up Southeast Asia’s first micro-grid, which will demonstrate how to generate electricity from …

Clean Energy

Australia still lagging behind other nations in uptake of large-scale solar

Australia is still lagging behind the pace on large-scale solar, with the latest data revealing it has not moved from its position at number 31, …

Top 10

Australia’s biggest rooftop solar array for former motor plant

The South Australian government has called for proposals to develop what could be the country’s largest rooftop solar array, to cover 8 hectares – up …