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Bangladesh Doesn’t Want to Depend on India for Energy, Planning for 1.6 GW of...

According to media reports, the Bangladesh Economic Zone Authority (BEZA) is planning to set up a solar zone which would house the country’s largest solar power project. BEZA is in talks with...

Nearly 25% of All Australian Homes Now Have Solar Panels

New data has confirmed the effects of a second rooftop solar boom taking place around Australia – driven by falling technology costs and increasingly volatile electricity prices – with nearly one...

Engineers Increased a Solar Panel’s Efficiency by Wrapping It in An “Invisibility Cloak”

An invisibility cloak has been used in the lab to hide the metallic strips used in solar panels, making the devices more efficient at using the sun’s energy. Invisibility cloaks are made...

Portugal Home to World’s First Hydro-Solar Power Plant

The debate around energy in the United States at times devolves into quasi-tribal disputes over the merits of one power source over another. Often this pits renewable energy against entrenched fossil...

Old Nuclear Power Plant Site in TN Converted Into a 1MW Solar Power Plant

Since 1981, 36 years ago, the Phipps Bend Nuclear Power Plant has sat abandoned. As of today – that site is finally producing CO2 free electricity, but instead with a 1MW...

Massive New Solar Plant in Australia Will Power Over 200k Homes

Gunning, New South Wales, Australia will be receiving a 316 MW solar project thanks to solar project developer and service provider Photon Energy. Photon Energy said that the project should begin construction sometime in early...

These Windows Let You Charge Your Devices With Solar Power

A solar startup called Physee has installed windows with solar cells in the window’s edges at the headquarters of Rabobank, the biggest bank in the Netherlands. The solar cells are slotted into the window at...

China Just Unveiled a Panda Shaped Solar Farm That Will Power Over 16,000 Homes

China is in the process of a renewable energy transformation, lead chiefly by solar power. The country is taking its solar power revolution seriously and has carried out several projects to...
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Facebook Almost Ready to Deliver Worldwide Internet Access From Solar Powered Drones

Facebook has a plan to create mobile internet hubs, bringing internet access to the rest of the world via solar-powered drones. Facebook recently took a big step forward towards making their...
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Old Smelly Landfill Now Generates Solar Power for Brockton, MA

The city of Brockton, Massachusetts was once home to “Mount Trashmore”, a massive capped off landfill which unleashed a foul odor over the area surrounding the city. However, it is now...

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