Natural gas producer Consol Energy turns to a startup that’s got a solar-powered way to purify wastewater produced in the hydraulic fracturing process.
Its purpose is shrouded in mystery but we do know one thing about the U.S. Air Force’s robotic X-37B space plane, which flew back to Earth recently after a 15-month stint in orbit — it runs on solar.
Using a proprietary nanotech application, RavenBrick has created a cheap, easy-to-apply filter that switches clear windows to a tinted state when heated.
A new study sponsored by the solar industry makes the case for PV as an answer to Texas’ summer energy challenges.
The exterior of this solar-powered camper might look fierce, but it’s all soft and cuddly on the inside.
Solar Mosaic, with new venture funding and a grant from the Obama administration, could be ushering in a new era of crowdfunded renewable energy development.
The U.S. solar industry installed a record 506 megawatts of new PV capacity in the first quarter of 2012, an 85 percent increase over the first quarter of 2011.
The final phase of a solar array at Albuquerque’s main airport has been completed, translating to one megawatt of power.
Under a new law, Iowa homeowners will be eligible for a tax credit of up to $3,000 when they install a solar power system.
Aerospace engineers in Scotland have hit on a novel way to get round one of the main drawback of solar power – its inconsistency.
A unanimous vote by the California Public Utilities Commission means twice as many consumers will be paid for excess power sent back to the grid.
SolarWorld’s CEO lashes out at the U.S. industry’s leading trade group and China says five U.S. states are violating trade rules with renewable energy subsidies.
Scientists at Stanford University have come up with a system to help blind people see again using retinal implants that operate like tiny solar cells.
The Commerce Department announces antidumping duties of around 31 percent on China’s largest solar companies, and up to nearly 250 percent on other manufacturers.