World's largest solar plant opens outside desert center in Riverside County

World's largest solar plant opens outside desert center in Riverside County

By Christy Gren - Feb 10, 2015

Riverside County is now home to the world’s largest solar power plant, as California moves to expand its use of green power to meet the state’s renewable energy require

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Netherlands Opens World’s First Solar-Powered Bike Path For Public Use

Netherlands Opens World’s First Solar-Powered Bike Path For Public Use

By Anna Domanska - Nov 11, 2014

The world’s first road that converts sunlight into electricity is set to open in the Netherlands on Nov. 12. The solar-panelled bike path aptly called SolaRoad will stretch a

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Solar Calling? London’s Iconic Red Phone Booths Go Green

Solar Calling? London’s Iconic Red Phone Booths Go Green

By Anna Domanska - Oct 06, 2014

Britain is just not yet ready to bid farewell to its beloved crimson telephone booths, it seems. Whether it is opening a small library, or opening elongated aquariums or even the w

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U.S. Oil Economy Could Falter as Saudi Arabia Enters Solar Market

U.S. Oil Economy Could Falter as Saudi Arabia Enters Solar Market

By Carrie Ann - Sep 05, 2014

Just as U.S. Department of Commerce is reconsidering to lift the 1970 ban off U.S. crude oil exports, so that it does not significantly damage the efficiency of oil economy, there

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Greener energy: Tin could replace lead to make solar cells cheap, efficient and environment-friendly

Greener energy: Tin could replace lead to make solar cells cheap, efficient and environment-friendly

By Anna Domanska - May 06, 2014

A new super-efficient and environment friendly solar cell technology just got an added boost from a team of researchers, who successfully used tin instead of lead perovskite in ord

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