Pyle Audio makes one of pretty much everything. If it has wires, knobs, plastic or is made of a material that can be found in or near our solar system, Pyle makes it. Cover for your boat’s stereo? Yes. How … Read more ›
SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), a leading worldwide solar energy services and technology provider, today announced that it expects to interconnect over of 68 megawatts direct current (MW DC) of new solar power in Ontario by the end of 2013 bringing its cumulative Ontario Interconnections to approximately 130 MW. “SunEdison continues to lead the way in smart Continue reading ?
Researchers at Ruhr-Universitat Bochum have created a bio-based solar cell capable of generating a continuous electrical current of several nanowatts per sq cm. The new approach avoids damage to the tapped photosynthetic cells, an issue...Show More Summary
Trina Solar will ship modules with a total capacity of 25 megawatts for the Bangchak Solar Energy Project.
Solo Scientific's $40 Tinder HOT Box Solar Fire Starter is air- and water-tight, uses no fuel, or batteries, and keeps your dry tinder dry in transit.
Weighing a planet is a tough task. I mean, it's not like you can just put them on a bathroom scale. And, while astronomers figured out how to measure the mass of planets in our solar system a long time ago, it's practically impossible to weigh exoplanets. Well, it was until recently. Read more...
It may not look anything like Avatar's Pandora or Jedi's Endor, but if verified, it could be the first moon ever discovered outside our solar system. Located 1,800 light years away, it's a large moon orbiting a planet four times the size of Jupiter. But strangely, the duo isn't even remotely close to a star. Read more...
Solar technology has evolved beyond just your grandpa's big, bulky photovoltaic panels on the roof. Advances in flexible, hyper-efficient and nano-scale materials of late has made it possible for solar cells to begin popping up in all kinds of shapes and places you might not expect. Show More Summary
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Originally published on Cost of Solar. Build It Green, a California-based nonprofit, has created a new home energy calculator that shows you how much greener your home is compared to your average neighbor’s home. It also shows you how much money you save compared to your neighbor. Show More Summary
In terms of solar records, 2013 will go down in history, according to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association who recently released a solar market insight overview for 2013. via 2013 to go down in solar history – FierceEnergy.
SunPower, JinkoSolar, and SolarCity had outstanding years on the market, but Canadian Solar was the top stock this year in solar.
Turns out, that big object in the sky is pretty psychedelic. At least, it looks that way when NASA scientists turn their telescopes toward the stars. This image is a compilation of the different wavelengths recorded at the Solar Dynamics Observatory. Show More Summary
Picking stocks is hard. JP Morgan started out 2013 by naming First Solar, the Tempe, Ariz.-based solar panel maker, as a stock investors needed to categorically avoid in 2013. 2012's list had four names, but First Solar was apparently deemed so risky as to occupy that space by itself. Show More Summary
An estimated 6.8 million Syrians have been forced to flee their homes due to the ongoing civil war, which has claimed over 100,000 lives since 2011. With many refugees struggling to find access to adequate shelter, power, safe light sources and clean water,
The Phoenix facility will power 3,500 homes via Pinnacle West Capital Corporation's local utility.
By Growth Value Investor: The previous article "How First Solar will Win in the Solar Market" outlined how First Solar's (FSLR) technology and costs provided advantages in the utility scale solar market. With the addition of TetraSun...Show More Summary
Right after receiving my Glass I got a news alert from Sullivan Solar Power about their unique use of this new technology. What timing! So I got in touch with Michael Chagala, Director of IT, and we talked about how … Continue readi...
Solar power may be cost-competitive with natural gas by 2025. But natural gas bulls can breathe easy -- there are plenty of profitable power plays.
A beautiful, informative, and surprising video from NASA. [link] This video of the sun based on data from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory, or SDO, shows the wide range of wavelengths -- invisible to the naked eye -- that the telescope can view.