How buying an electric vehicle could reduce the payback time of a solar power system by 50 per cent?
The price of Nissan’s fully electric Leaf has been slashed from $51,500 to $36,500 without on-road costs, to help ‘stimulate the market.’
The Chinese have been experimenting with the use of curtailed wind energy to provide heat for buildings. Now, they want to scale it up.
Citroen has tested an aluminium-air battery in an electric car and claims it can travel 1,000 miles using this type of extended-range EV technology.
The Soccket, a soccer ball that generates electricity when it is kicked around, could benefit people who don’t have access to electricity.
The 377-megawatt Ivanpah solar thermal power plant passes milestone ‘first flux’ test, demonstrating that it is essentially ready for operation.
A whopping 7.6GW of photovoltaic solar power was installed and connected to Germany’s electricity grid in 2012, a new record.
Three solar-powered floating labs are being built in Switzerland to demonstrate the efficacy of floating concentrated solar power plants.
Solar invention: US and German companies produce holographic film used with highly efficient solar cells to create “game-changing” solar panel.
A 1GW japanese wind farm will replace the Fukishima nuclear power plant in reaction to the 2011 Fukishima Daiichi nuclear disaster.