Archive for 'Solar Energy'

Solar Power Plant Opens in Abu Dhabi

Solar Power Plant Opens in Abu Dhabi

The oil-rich state of Abu Dhabi has officially opened the world’s largest concentrated solar power plant. – TheNationalNewspaper [...]

Twin Creek Introduces Thinner Cheaper Solar Cells

Twin Creek Introduces Thinner Cheaper Solar Cells

The world of solar energy is one of the most vibrant energy production technology on the horizon. The reason is simple, it’s a green technology, providing power without any of the current side effects of coal [...]

US – China Trade War Over Solar Panels

US – China Trade War Over Solar Panels

Trade wars initiated by trade sanctions are nothing new. In fact they happen in many industries, especially those that are highly competitive. But it may be a surprise to learn that a trade war over solar [...]

Apple into Renewable Energy

Apple into Renewable Energy

According to reports, Apple is increasing their investment in renewable energy. Recently, Apple was issued the necessary permits to prepare a site for a large solar farm on a 171 acre plot of vacant land near [...]

First Solar To Undergo Changes

First Solar To Undergo Changes

Rob Gillette, the CEO of Tempe, Arizona-based First Solar, America’s largest solar company has stepped down and as a result, the firm’s shares have plummeted some 24 percent. The timing of the exit happened while some [...]

New: Solar Powered Keyboard

New: Solar Powered Keyboard

The K750 Wireless Solar Keyboard for Mac, a new offering from Logitech runs on the power of light. The solar-powered wireless keyboard is made only for Mac. Inside the box the product is sandwiched between four [...]

ABI Research Thrusts U.S. Ahead in Photovoltaic Installations

ABI Research Thrusts U.S. Ahead in Photovoltaic Installations

The United States is ready to push aside Italy, Germany and Japan as being the home of the largest market for photovoltaic (PV) installations. ABI Research‘s Global Photovoltaic Cells and Module Markets study predicts that in [...]

Jinko Solar Jig

Jinko Solar Jig

A solar panel maker which was targeted by violent protests over pollution from one of its factories in eastern China recently apologized and says that it will do what is necessary to clean it up. Jinko [...]

SPI Solar and Nugen

SPI Solar and Nugen

SPI Solar, a leading developer of photovoltaic solar energy facilities recently announced it has entered into an engineering, procurement and construction contract with EPC contractor for a 1.69MW DC photovoltaic solar project in the great state [...]

New Discovery in the Journal of Applied Physics

New Discovery in the Journal of Applied Physics

Researchers at the University of Michigan have made a discovery that presents a breakthrough in solar power generation. Stephen Rand, is a professor at the University of Michigan and author of the report that discusses his [...]