Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates, plans to develop a 1-gigawatt solar farm on the outskirts of the city by 2030, with 10 megawatts to be completed by 2013.
We review the Changers solar gear and associated social network site, wondering if the act of sharing your clean energy habits with others will motivate you to do more.
An Indiana company is seeking funding for a 20-megawatt solar power plant and energy storage system that it says will deliver grid power on demand.
The U.S. Department of Defense says bases in the California desert could be privately developed to the tune of 7,000 megawatts of new solar capacity.
A research consortium in the Basque region of Spain has developed a PV system for greenhouses that maximizes power production and manages the shading of crops.
Solar-powered recording studios are gaining more traction as studios convert and bands both big and small seek out an alternative energy recording solution.
With solar deployment booming, the U.S. should reject SolarWorld’s call for duties on Chinese imports, argues EarthTechling’s Pete Danko.
Nokia wanted to see how viable a mobile phone with a solar panel integrated into it could be, and found out the answers is, not very.
Solar3D says that tests of its three-dimensional solar cell design that “traps” sunlight suggest that a prototype could hit 25.47 percent efficiency.
Warren Buffett’s MidAmerican Energy buys First Solar’s Topaz Solar Farm, a massive plant being built in California that had sought a federal loan guarantee.
CASM and CASE have turned U.S-China trade relations into an internecine solar slugfest, as they struggle to influence the final outcome in the case.
Sandra Garratt of Silvr Lining talks to EarthTechling about the technologies and philosophies of her GO Collection, a series of solar-powered sports apparel.
The Solar Electric Light Fund installs 29-kilowatts of PV at Thomonde Hospital in Haiti, helping improve medical services provided to the community.
The smoke and resulting shadow cast upon U.S. renewable energy industries from Solyndra’s fallout has dissipated, as solar energy’s mass appeal and solid investment features begin to pay off in a big way.