Archive for the ‘Solar’ Category

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New York to Spend $23 Million for Solar Panels on 24 Public Schools

Posted on October 1st, 2014 by

New York to Spend $23 Million for Solar Panels on 24 Public Schools The city of New York will spend $23 million to install solar-paneled[...]
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Around the World in a Solar-Powered Plane

Posted on September 30th, 2014 by

Around the World in a Solar-Powered Plane Two Swiss aviators are planning to fly around the world using an ultra-light solar-powered plane that is the[...]
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Australia Solar Firm Makes Storage Breakthrough

Posted on September 22nd, 2014 by

Australia Solar Firm Makes Storage Breakthrough Novatec Solar- a company owned by Australia’s Transfield Holdings – has commissioned a solar thermal energy demonstration plant in[...]
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Dubai Ready to Approve Rooftop Solar Policy

Posted on September 15th, 2014 by

Dubai Ready to Approve Rooftop Solar Policy Dubai is set for a solar power advancement, as the government creates mandates that would allow property owners[...]
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Shunfeng Aims for 3 GW of Installations to Rival Biggest Solar Manufacturers

Posted on September 3rd, 2014 by

Shunfeng Aims for 3 GW of Installations to Rival Biggest Solar Manufacturers Shunfeng Photovoltaic International Ltd., which plans to become one of the world’s largest[...]
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Verizon Allots $40 Million to Its Triple Solar Energy Capacity

Posted on August 26th, 2014 by

Verizon Allots $40 Million to Its Triple Solar Energy Capacity Verizon Communications Inc., the biggest U.S. wireless carrier, is investing almost $40 million to triple[...]
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Global Panel Shortage Seen Due to Solar Boom

Posted on August 20th, 2014 by

Global Panel Shortage Seen Due to Solar Boom The solar industry is facing an impending shortage of PV panels, ending a two-year slump caused by[...]
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Indian Firms Launch Zero-Interest Loans for Solar Power Technology

Posted on August 1st, 2014 by

Indian Firms Launch Zero-Interest Loans for Solar Power Technology Tata Power Solar, one of the biggest solar power manufacturers in India, has teamed-up with Bajaj[...]
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German Utilities Remunerated to Stabilize Grid Due to Increase Solar and Wind

Posted on July 28th, 2014 by

German Utilities Remunerated to Stabilize Grid Due to Increase Solar and Wind Germany’s drive to further increase power output from renewable energy is causing so[...]
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India Plans Its Biggest Solar Power Auction

Posted on July 25th, 2014 by

India Plans Its Biggest Solar Power Auction The Indian government is planning on auctioning 1,500 megawatts of solar-power capacity, the country’s biggest to date. Power[...]
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Self-Cooling Solar Cells That Lasts Longer and Performs Better

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by

Self-Cooling Solar Cells That Lasts Longer and Performs Better Solar cells are among the most promising  clean-energy technology in the market today, however, it still[...]
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World’s Largest Wind-Solar Hybrid Installation Unveiled in Jamaica

Posted on July 18th, 2014 by

World’s Largest Wind-Solar Hybrid Installation Unveiled in Jamaica The world’s largest wind and solar hybrid installation was recently unveiled in Kingston, Jamaica. It consists of[...]
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First Solar Cancels Plans for World’s Biggest Solar PV Plant

Posted on July 15th, 2014 by

First Solar Cancels Plans for World’s Biggest Solar PV Plant First Solar Inc. will no longer be pursuing the construction of the world’s biggest solar[...]
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Scientists Develops Efficient Solar Powered Fuel Cells for Capturing CO2

Posted on July 8th, 2014 by

  Scientists Develops Efficient Solar Powered Fuel Cells for Capturing CO2 Researchers just killed two birds with one stone by developing a new process to[...]
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India Plans World’s Largest Floating Solar PV Project

Posted on July 4th, 2014 by

India Plans World’s Largest Floating Solar PV Project National Hydro Power Corporation (NHPC), India’s leading hydro power producer, is planning to build the world’s largest[...]
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Renewables to Receive Huge Chunk of $7.7 Trillion in Global Power Funding

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by

Renewables to Receive Huge Chunk of $7.7 Trillion in Global Power Funding Renewable energy may receive as much as two-thirds of the $7.7 trillion of[...]