Solar Energy

Your Home And EV Could Be Powered By A 'Smartflower' [Video]

Apr 19, 2017 AM EDT Combining aesthetics, functionality and efficiency, the Smartflower is an all-in-one solar solution that can achieve a degree of self-utilization of around 60 percent compared to any rooftop unit that ...

Australian Homebuilder Includes Tesla Powerwall In All Its Homes

Apr 05, 2017 AM EDT The Tesla Powerwall will now become a standard feature for houses built by Australian home builder company Arden Homes. It's a setup that will help cut the cost of electricity in many Australian ...

Tesla Kauai Solar Facility Will Save This Much Gallons of Oil Per Year

Mar 10, 2017 AM EST Tesla Kauai solar facility will offset 1.6 million gallons of fuel usage per year. That’s how much Kauai Island can save fuel gallons and the good news doesn’t end there. As of Friday, the 13MW ...

The Year of The Fire Rooster Will Also Be The Year Of Solar Energy

Dec 29, 2016 AM EST A Cambridge University physicist said that solar energy will be cheaper and more efficient in the near future with the use of perovskite layers in solar panels

The Energy Sciences Institute (ESI) at Yale University: Researching Power Sources for the Future

Dec 01, 2016 AM EST Clean and stable energy source is one of the problems we face today, ESI and is researching sustainable alternatives.

Tesla’s SolarCity Powers an Entire Island with Solar Panels and Batteries

Nov 27, 2016 AM EST An island in the Pacific gets 100% power from solar energy thanks to the technology of Tesla and SolarCity.

Music Artist Akon Says Education Is A Major Factor Affecting Africa

Oct 25, 2016 AM EDT Akon partners with organizations to draw attention to the poor educational system in Liberia.

University Of Connecticut Students' Business Help Provide Solar Energy Equipment To Developing Countries

Jun 10, 2016 AM EDT Two University of Connecticut students have started a business in providing solar energy equipment to developing countries, such as Haiti, Nepal, and some communities in Africa.

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