US Marines to use PVs

Even if the US government is somehow behind it doesn’t mean that the US army will do the same. The most powerful, gadget-in-a-pocket army has made one more step to energy independence by convert...

Field Trip for Mojave Desert Solar Energy

Desertec had just been a dream and a brilliant example of innovative thinking when the global climate change was about to struck the community. Then Spanish giant Abengoa Solar won the bid to build a ...

Solarmer hits 7.6% OVP Effieciency

And we have a new world record set!!! One of the world leaders in organic photovoltaics, or OPVs, Solarmer Energy Inc, based in California,  announced they set a new world record for plastic solar ce...

Solar Panels Sold Out in Germany

German homeowners and solar investors has rushed the solar energy sector of the economy to set a new record with installing about 3GW of solar power this year. This is partially explained by the feed-...

Flexible Solar Cells

It was just yesterday when GOT POWERED! wrote about new paper-thin batteries being invented but the science of today is skimming above the surface of everyday life to surprise us more and more, more o...

Solar plant in Alcazar to store energy

SolarReserve and Preneal in process of garnering the essential permission to build a 50-megawatt thermal-solar plant in Spain. This solar plant will use molten salt to store and release solar energy. ...

Dell Grows Trees

It’s not a surprise anymore that companies of the hi-tech sector become trend-setters for green technologies. The more hi-tech their products get, the more greener their offices turn. First it w...