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2016 was the year solar panels finally became cheaper than fossil fuels. Just wait for 2017

The renewable energy future will arrive when installing new solar panels is cheaper than a comparable investment in coal, natural gas or other options. If you ask the World Economic Forum (WEF), the day has arrived.<p>Solar and wind is now the same price or cheaper than new fossil fuel capacity in …

Renewable Energy

Electric Cars Are About to Dent Global Gasoline Consumption - MIT Technology Review

Gasoline is like some kind of drug: we know it’s bad for the planet, but we just can’t give it up. Now a number of voices from the energy industry …

Tesla powers a whole island with solar to show off its energy chops

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Free Google app turns old photo prints into glare-free digital images

Stop using your phone to take pics of old snapshots and try this.<p>I think I know what I'll be doing over Thanksgiving weekend: hauling boxes and boxes …

Right-wing group led by Trump propagandist launches campaign against Elon Musk, Tesla and SpaceX

A right-wing propaganda group led by one of Donald Trump’s top propagandists recently launched a campaign called <i>‘Stop Elon From Failing Again’</i>. According to their manifesto, the initiative aims to stop Elon Musk from “defrauding” American taxpayers through his companies, Tesla and SpaceX.<p>The effort …

Donald Trump

Solar Entrepreneurs Brace for the Impact of a Trump Presidency

The president-elect doesn't believe in climate change. Here's what that could do to the solar industry.<p>On the morning before election day, solar startup U.S. Green Energy Technologies held a meeting in its San Diego headquarters to outline what would happen when one of two realities came to pass: …

Solar Power

Is the moon the answer to all our solar problems?

The moon may not have appeared quite so far off this week, but its potential as a solar farm site still feels distant. But is that accurate? We are …

Solar Panels

Six innovative solar systems that go beyond standard arrays

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>Solar technology has skyrocketed in recent years, as new innovations pave the way for more affordable designs that generate clean energy in unique ways. We've branched far beyond the familiar solar panel, with new developments that experiment with different shapes and materials to …

Morocco lights the way for Africa on renewable energy

COP22 host leads by example in the fight against climate change with 52% green energy target by 2020 and Africa’s first city cycle hire scheme<p>As the host of this year’s COP22 climate change conference in Marrakech, Morocco has been keen to demonstrate its green credentials and make this COP the …

An Enlightened Energy Solution for Rural Africa

Solar energy provider Mobisol has joined the Business Call to Action (BCtA) with a commitment to provide 800,000 people and 50,000 small businesses …

Latin America surpasses 4GW solar capacity - GTM

Latin America's project PV deployment. Credit: GTM<p>The Latin America region had installed 1.8GW of solar PV by the end of the third quarter this year, …

A NSW startup has partnered with the CSIRO to make razor-thin solar panels

The Australian government has just plunged $1.6 million to help realise the dream of miniaturising solar panels into thin plastic sheets.<p>The Turnbull …

Diálogo Chino | China’s impressive stake in Latin America’s renewables

China’s impressive stake in Latin America’s renewables<p>11 Nov by Fermín Koop 0 Comments<p>Thanks to Chinese energy companies, Latin America is …

20 nations sign framework agreement of International Solar Alliance

Over 20 countries, including Brazil and France, became signatories to the framework agreement of the International Solar Alliance -- an initiative …

Solar smart window could offer privacy and light control on demand (video)

Smart windows get darker to filter out the sun's rays on bright days, and turn clear on cloudy days to let more light in. This feature can help …

Convincing Investors to Unlock Africa's Green Energy Potential | Inter Press Service

Convincing Investors to Unlock Africa’s Green Energy Potential<p>Mustapha Bakkoury, President of the Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN), speaking …

Renewable Energy

How much solar energy can your roof make? Just Google it

<b>Marrakech, Morocco (CNN) —</b> If you've ever thought about putting solar panels on your roof, you know that the process doesn't exactly qualify as an impulse purchase.<p>Typically, it involves multiple visits from solar installers.<p>The standard practice in the industry is to go up on the rooftop with a …

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Elon Musk's Tesla Solar Roof Will Cost "Less Than a Normal Roof"

On Thursday, Tesla hosted a “Special Meeting of Shareholders” to discuss its pending SolarCity acquisition. The shareholders voted overwhelmingly in …

Tesla

See how Mac magically decluttered our desks over past 30 years

Remember your desk from the ’80s? If you were even alive back then it probably featured an old Macintosh surrounded by a disgusting mess of books, letters, a telephone, a fax machine and probably even a Rolodex. But thanks to the rapid pace of technology, you’d be hard-pressed to find any of those …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

Ruark R7 Radiogram Hi-Fi Stereo Furniture with Bluetooth Audio

Radiograms, a common sight some decades past, may well be the original integrated audio systems for the home and office. Combining a radio tuner and …

How to Make Bakery-Style Apple Danish at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Hands from Flourishing Foodie is sharing a recipe for a delicious -- and jaw-dropping -- danish braid that will give you a reason to get</i> …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Recipes and Cooking Tips For Venison | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Stacy Harris</i>.<p>With deer hunting season drawing to a close this month, you’ve likely been packing up cuts of …