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Largest Floating Solar Power Plant Now Supplying Power To China

05/29/2017, It’s no secret that China ranks quite high on the list of countries that suffer from pollution caused by rapid industrialization and the fuel-powered power plants that are required to power those industries. The country has been gradually shifting...

Samsung To Showcase New Household Energy Storage System This Week

05/29/2017, Samsung, its battery-making affiliate Samsung SDI to be precise, is going to demonstrate its new household energy storage system this week as demand continues to rise globally for green energy storage systems. The system will primarily be used for storing...

Pre-order Tesla Solar Roof Tiles Starting Today

05/10/2017, Tesla is now in the business of selling solar roof tiles. It entered into this business after the acquisition of SolarCity last year. These tiles look like normal roof tiles but they’re so much more than that as they have almost the same efficiency...

Orders For Tesla Solar Roof Tiles Open Next Month

03/26/2017, Tesla is no longer a company that just sells electric cars. Its acquisition of SolarCity has made it a player in the clean energy game as well. Tesla announced solar roof tiles last year. They look like conventional roof tiles but actually do much more...

Tesla Hooks Up An Entire Island With Solar Energy

11/22/2016, Tesla will no longer be known as a company that just makes electric cars because following the acquisition of SolarCity, it’s now a proper clean energy company with a host of products under its belt. To show off its clean energy capabilities, Tesla...

BMW Will Reuse i3 Electric Car Batteries As Home Energy Solution

06/21/2016, Electric cars have big lithium-ion battery packs that enable it to hold enough charge to power the entire vehicle. Tesla’s electric cars can provide a range of up to 200 miles on a single charge and other car manufacturers are working on models with...

San Diego Aiming To Be On 100% Renewable Energy By 2035

05/08/2016, San Diego already produces the second largest electrical output from solar energy in the United States and it’s looking to further increase the use of renewable energy in running the municipality. The city has announced a new plan which details its...

San Francisco Makes Solar Panels Mandatory Starting Next Year

04/20/2016, There’s a much greater push now to adopt solar power as there are numerous benefits of adopting renewable energy sources as opposed to the conventional methods of generating power. San Francisco hopes that one day 100 percent of its energy will come...

Solar Impulse Not Going Anywhere Until Next Year

07/15/2015, We first heard about Solar Impulse a few years back when this project was still under development, the idea was to create a solar powered airplane that could undertake a round-the-world-trip. Fast forward to 2015 and Solar Impulse 2 has flown several...

Solar Impulse 2 Grounded Due To Battery Damage

07/12/2015, The solar powered aircraft Solar Impulse 2 has been grounded following its record-breaking flight from Japan to Hawaii last week in which the aircraft flew non-stop for 117 hours and 52 minutes on nothing but solar energy. During this leg of the...

Obama Administration Will Help More People Adopt Solar Energy

07/08/2015, The solar industry’s performance in the U.S. has steadily been improving over the past years. In 2014 the country brought online as much solar energy every three weeks as it did in all of 2008, and the industry as a whole added jobs ten times faster...