Floating Geodesic Solar Molecules

Researchers speak in unison that if we develop the capability to harvest 40 minutes of sunlight falling on the entire earth, we can provide energy to the whole population of this planet for about a ye...

New Bifacial PV Cells from Sanyo

Sanyo Canada Inc has recently developed a new type of solar panel that can harvest with at least 30% more energy than conventional ones. The Sanyo’ HIT (Heterojunction with Intrinsic Thin-layer) is ...

Revolutionary Tiny Solar Cells

Tiny, glitter-sized solar cells have been developed by the Scientists at Sandia National Laboratories. It might turn out to be the perfect alternative energy preference for the holiday season. This pr...

New Micro-Machine Harvests Energy from Vibrations

Highways, train stations, and even dance floors: the world is full of vibrating surfaces that could yield a rich trove of clean, sustainable energy. It’s called piezoelectric energy, formed by the c...

Taiwan inaugurates Asia’s largest HCPV plant

On 23 December 2009 Taiwan has inaugurated its largest High-Concentration Photovoltaic (HCPV) in Asia. According to the officials this HCPV power plant is expected to save up to 700 tons of carbon emi...

World’s Largest Solar-powered Building in China

China is often dubbed as a heavy user of fossil fuels and polluter or a climate killer. Because it meets the 70% of its power needs by exploiting coals. But they are making changes on the environment ...

Storage Battery for Home Use by Panasonic

Having solar panels around your home is not enough when you think you have to invest in energy storage equipment, and have a large hall of your house dedicated to keeping those batteries, with proper ...