We might not be able to fly to work in space cars yet, but we do have some pretty cool solar-powered gaget designs in the works, like the solar bench by Voda.
Solar3D says that tests of its three-dimensional solar cell design that “traps” sunlight suggest that a prototype could hit 25.47 percent efficiency.
Ireland’s new energy roadmaps outline the country’s potential to increase wind energy capacity, deploy electric vehicles and build smart grid infrastructure.
A new feed-in tariff for community-based renewable energy development in the province of Nova Scotia moves forward with its first round of projects.
Seawater desalination experts from around the world met in New Mexico recently to discussed lessons learned in using renewable energy to produce fresh water.
A $646,661 state grant to UC Davis will be used to develop better forecasting models for Tehachapi wind farms, making life easier for grid operators.
A recent study by researchers at Ontario’s Queen’s University finds that most analysts can’t agree on how to calculate the true cost of solar electricity.