18 Feb

Remembering: Solar PV Pioneer Bill Yerkes

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The solar power family lost one of its founding fathers when John W. “Bill” Yerkes …

22 Jul

Solar: Big in Japan for 2013

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Can solar replace retired nuclear in Japan? Will Japan’s booming solar market have legs or …

31 Dec

Kyocera Solar Panels: Tougher Than The Competition?


Solar panel systems from the Japanese manufacturer Kyocera that were installed in a small French …

16 Dec

Kyocera Reaches 2M Module Milestone at San Diego Facility


Kyocera Solar Inc. has reached a major milestone at its solar panel manufacturing facilities in …

04 Dec

In Focus: Floating Solar Panels


Japan is one of the few bright lights for the solar industry this year, with …

12 Aug

Energy Efficiency: Is It The Real Deal?


According to the Energy Information Administration (EIA), peak electric loads in the U.S. are 20,800 …

01 Jun

Kyocera Grows Green Curtains


In an innovative move to save energy, Japan-based Kyocera is planting green curtains on all …

12 Apr

Solar and Geothermal: Booming in Japan


Japan could become the next boom market for solar after it rolls out feed-in tariffs …

31 Mar

Kyocera’s PV Power Generation System


If you want a little solar charger for your smartphone or a solar bulb that …

12 Mar

England’s First Zero Carbon Church


The almost 900 years old St. Michael and All Angels Church in Withington, England recently …

07 Dec

Who Would Survive a Solar Shake-Out?


A pattern that’s common in the growth of so many industries looks like it could …

14 Sep

Kyocera Panels to Power EV Stations in Germany

Kyocera Corporation supplied 248 of its high-performance solar panels for a new 53 kW carport …