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How This Small Solar Light Is Saving the Lives of Refugees

When Syrian refugees leave their camps, they pack three items: food, water, and light. The first two generally come in the form of packages from the United Nation’s World Food Program or...
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This Innovative Modular Solar Panel System Can Be Installed Just About Anywhere

The Hungarian startup Platio, which designed a modular energy-harvesting paving system made with recycled plastic, has now installed their first three systems. Within a span of just two months, they developed projects...

Solaredge Unveils New Home Electric Car Charger Integrated With a Solar Inverter

SolarEdge, which was Tesla's inverter partner for the first generation Powerwall, beat them to the market with with the world's first inverter-integrated electric vehicle EV charger. The new charger will be able to...

Cadillac Takes Giant Step to Rival Tesla’s Autopilot With Hands-Free Highway Driving

Tesla Autopilot is about to encounter some serious competition. It comes from Cadillac, in the form of Super Cruise, an automatic steering system that Cadillac bills as “the industry’s first hands-free technology.” Tesla...
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Elon Musk’s Futuristic Transportation Idea “Hyperloop One” Successfully Completes Its First Test Run

We’re all one step closer toward moving faster than ever before as the Hyperloop is gradually becoming a reality after Hyperloop One ran a successful full scale test. The futuristic transportation startup...

Scientists Design Revolutionary New Solar Cell that Captures Double the Sunlight

Traditional solar cells harvest only a narrow sliver of the electromagnetic energy pouring down onto Earth, and that’s one of the reasons it’s been so challenging to get solar efficiency beyond...

Australian Company Wins a $2m Grant to Print Ultra-Thin Batteries and Solar Panels

A new technology bought by battery storage firm Printed Energy promises to do what the company’s name suggests – print out ultra-thin, flexible screen-printed batteries, on top of ultra-thin flexible screen printed solar panels...

New Startup Introduces a Renewable Energy Crowdfunding Platform for the UK

If you need finance to work on your environmentally friendly business idea, check out Mongoose Crowd. The hunt for practical renewable energy sources is now more important than ever, but it’s not...
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13-Year-Old Ohio Girl Invents Device that Converts Highway Traffic into Energy

We may be one step closer to tackling our energy crisis if this 8th grader has anything to say about it. 13-year-old Laalitya Acharya from Ohio came up with TraffEnerate, an...

Apple to Build $1 Billion Denmark Data Center, Powered on 100% Renewables

Apple Inc said Monday it will spend 6 billion Danish crowns ($921 million) on a new data center in Denmark, its second in the Nordic country to run entirely on renewable...

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