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Eraole Plane Runs On Clean Energy

03/20/2016, Going green must be on the minds of many people, and we have heard of solar powered planes before. Raphael Dinelli, a French scientist, former yachtsman, and pilot intends to make waves by attempting the first zero-carbon trans-Atlantic flight this June,...

This Airport Runs On Nothing But Solar Power

03/20/2016, Solar power is a viable alternative to conventional power sources and it’s gradually gaining popularity in the mass market. In some countries, governments are even providing grants to make the switching costs lower for people willing to hook up...

Japan Building World’s Largest Floating Solar Power Plant

01/27/2016, What do you do if you can’t find enough free land to build a massive solar power park? You take it to the sea and that’s precisely what Japan is doing. The Century Tokyo Leasing Corporation and Kyocera Corporation have come together in a...

Japan To Transform Golf Courses Into Solar Power Farms

07/06/2015, Japan is a country that certainly has a heart for the planet, and this time around, they are taking a rather creative route to achieve it. Having a huge number of country clubs constructed during the real estate boom in the previous century, many of these...

Low-Income Families In California To Get Free Solar Panels

05/28/2015, Solar energy is a widely used alternative energy source that’s increasingly making its way into average households across the country. However the high initial setup cost makes it difficult for low-income families to move to solar energy, which...

China Has Ambitions To Build A Solar Power Station In Space

03/30/2015, The world mostly relies on fossil fuels for its energy needs though sincere efforts are underway to end this reliance and shift towards greener alternatives. Solar and wind power generation are just two of the many proposed alternatives to make this...

Sunlight Used To Create Liquid Fuel

02/10/2015, A solar-powered car is not exactly new in terms of inventions and science, but this does not mean that solar-powered vehicles are going to take over the world anytime soon. They are far from being commercially ready and available, and there are many other...

Cobra CPP Solar/Portable Power Series

01/02/2014, [CES 2014] Forget about fossil fuels, solar energy is the way to go. Cobra knows this, which is why they have come up with the new CPP Solar portable power series which will comprise of the Cobra CPP 100 and CPP 300 models. Regardless of which particular...

Shama-Shades Are Solar-Powered Sunnies

11/18/2013, There is nothing quite like that particular spark of creativity in a budding young mind. Sometimes, we do take a look at a particular concept or idea and say to ourselves, “Now why didn’t I think about that before?” I guess this particular pair of...

MS Turanor PlanetSolar Is A Solar Powered Boat

09/05/2013, Here is a question that a hundred years ago, no one would have been able to answer – how does one move a ship that weighs 100 tonnes without any kind of fuel, sail, or slave labor? Well, thankfully technology has advanced to such a degree in this...

Solar Energy Gets Even More Affordable

04/09/2013, Those who are not too fond of solar energy have more often than not touted the fact that the technology involved in solar power have been unable to compete with coal and other traditional energy sources in terms of cost efficiency, but I guess that...