World First: Sunlight Converted to Electricity with over 40% Efficiency

This brings new hope that renewables will one day replace dirty fuels as the Globe's chief energy source
by Laura Sinpetru, December 8th, 2014
 

The US Is Well on Track to Have 10% of Its Energy Needs Met by Solar by 2030

The energy produced by solar installations currently up and running across the country can power over 3.2 million homes
by Laura Sinpetru, November 22nd, 2014
 

The Global Consumption of Fossil Fuel Energy Will Up by 37% by 2040

A growing demand for energy in Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America will be to blame for this increase
by Laura Sinpetru, November 17th, 2014
 

Ford Wants to Fit 4 of Its Dealerships with Solar Panels and Wind Turbines

The company says the costs associated with implementing this green-oriented project will amount to $750,000 (€603,200)
by Laura Sinpetru, November 12th, 2014
 

Gorgeous Mercedes-Benz Concept Car Is Basically One Big Solar Panel

The concept car was unveiled during the opening of a new research and development center in Beijing earlier this week
by Laura Sinpetru, November 6th, 2014
Marks & Spencer Is Installing the UK's Largest Single Roof-Mounted Solar Array

Marks & Spencer Is Installing the UK's Largest Single Roof-Mounted Solar Array

by Laura Sinpetru, October 24th, 2014
The retailer aims to have as many as 24,272 solar panels fitted on the roof of one of its distribution centers
 

A Total of 200GW of Solar Capacity Stand to Be Installed by the End of 2014

Report says the global solar industry will install the equivalent of 5 large-scale nuclear plants by the end of the year
by Laura Sinpetru, October 7th, 2014
 

Solar-Powered Family Car Completes Drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco

The car, named Stella, covered the 385 miles (619 kilometers) between these two cities powered entirely by sunshine
by Laura Sinpetru, September 25th, 2014
 

India Wants to Install 2,200 Sun-Powered Communication Towers

The eco-friendly mobile communication towers will be installed in several states
by Laura Sinpetru, September 3rd, 2014
 

Spray-on Solar Cells Created by Scientists in the UK

These innovative cells promise to boost the popularity of solar energy
by Laura Sinpetru, August 4th, 2014
Apple's Green Energy Farms and Sapphire Plant Profiled on Video

Apple's Green Energy Farms and Sapphire Plant Profiled on Video

by Adrian Boioglu, July 31st, 2014
The Guardian takes a stroll through Apple's data center in North Carolina
 

Greenpeace Builds Solar-Powered Micro-Grid in India

The micro-grid powers the village of Dharnai in the state of Bihar
by Laura Sinpetru, July 21st, 2014
 

The World's Green Energy Capacity Has Almost Doubled Since 2004

Significant progress has been made in terms of boosting global solar PV capacity
by Laura Sinpetru, June 30th, 2014
 

Car-Making Plant in Oxford, UK, Now Powered by Solar

The MINI car-making plant has been fitted with over 11,500 solar panels
by Laura Sinpetru, June 18th, 2014
 

Montana, US, Could Add Over 4,000 Green Jobs by 2030

Report finds the state is not exploiting its clean energy sources to the fullest
by Laura Sinpetru, June 10th, 2014
 

$147M (€108M) Worth of New Solar PV Capacity to Be Built in Russia

The solar plants are set to be erected in the country's Altai region, media reports say
by Laura Sinpetru, June 9th, 2014
 
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