A hulking relic of World War II in Hamburg is now an adaptive reuse project that will generate solar thermal and biomass energy to heat thousands of homes.
A 62-story tower under construction in Mumbai, India, will incorporate a solar thermal system to help produce hot water, abundant greenery and passive systems to help reduce energy demands.
New rooftop hybrid solar tech from Chromasun offers electricity, hot water, heating and cooling all powered by the sun with a single, compact system.
A community in Alberta has taken the Globe Energy Award for a seasonal storage system that uses solar thermal energy to provide for 90% of its heating needs.
BrightSource Energy seeks approval with the California Energy Commission to construct three 250-megawatt solar thermal power plants near Blythe, Calif.
A poll finds that nearly 75 percent of Americans believe the growth of the solar water heating industry will create jobs and help the U.S. economy
Work wraps up on Andasol 3 in Andalusia, Spain, making the Andasol complex, at 150 megawatts, Europe’s biggest solar-power generator.
A DaVita dialysis clinic in Scottsburg, Ind., has reduced its natural-gas consumption by 75 percent after installing a solar hot water system in 2010.
Big Al’s Brewing in White Center, Washington, has turned to a solar thermal system to heat the water it uses in its brewing process, saving lots of natural gas.
Sunnovations, a solar thermal technology start up, has been given an undisclosed amount of Series A venture capital financing for expansion plans.