The California PUC says yes to two San Diego Gas & Electric solar deals totaling around 297 gigawatt-hours of energy annually from a 140 MW capacity plant.
The new Museum of Musical Instruments in Phoenix gets a solar installation that goes flat on the roof membrane, maintaining architectural integrity.
A specially designed parabolic trough collector is key to a new solar powered air conditioning system electronics company Hitachi says it is developing.
SolarPrint announces a new tech with the power to increase energy harvesting from ambient light for wireless sensors by 15% with dye-sensitized solar cells.
Grid Earth said it recently completed a trip to a village in Belize where it helped the locals to begin using solar powered lights for a cleaner light source.
Southern California Edison makes deals with two companies for new solar – first of seven projects involved expected to be up and running by end of 2013.
A new form of photoelectrochemical solar cells utilize carbon nanotubes to repair and replaced photosynthetic dyes damaged by the sun, mimicking natural plants.