08 Apr

In Focus: Energy Storage by Rail


A new way of storing energy could soon take off - energy-storage-by-rail, developed by Advanced Rail Energy …

04 Apr

Solar on Every U.S School!


This morning the National Solar Schools Consortium launched at the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) …

02 Apr

Africa: Set for Solar Revolution


The future of renewable energy in Africa is looking brighter all the time. The African …

24 Mar

Solar: 100GW by 2018


In 2018 the annual deployment of photovoltaics is anticipated to grow to 100 gigawatts a …

20 Mar

How Clouds Affect Solar Panel Arrays

The Daily Fusion

How do clouds affect solar panels? Sandia researcher Matt Lave has been working to understand …

12 Mar

Community Solar in the U.S

Clean Energy Collective

Presentations about solar energy have a definite rhythm. Initially, the audience is curious about renewable …

10 Mar

Investors Flock to Commercial Solar Projects


Good news for commercial solar projects: According to a new report by Mercatus, an enterprise-level investment …

10 Mar

The Problem With Solar Permitting

Go Green Solar

Experience any roadblocks while trying to pull a permit for a photovoltaic (PV) system in your city? …

04 Mar

Smart Choices for the Smart Grid


These days it’s about more than just being smart; it’s about creating a world that …

27 Feb

Veterans: 10% of Solar Workforce


More than 13,000 U.S. Veterans are already working in the solar industry, and the number …

25 Feb

In Focus: Energiewende

Brighter Tomorrow

I spent this week at the penultimate meeting of the Transatlantic Urban Climate Dialogue (TUCD) in Germany, …

20 Feb

Solar Fuel Cell Converts Biomass to Electricity

The Daily Fusion

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new type of low-temperature fuel …