Posts tagged: solar energy

New Solar Innovation Cuts Costs By 60% While Increasing Efficiency By 24%

By: Josh Davis Solar power isn’t just fantastic for the planet. It’s also a huge opportunity. Fortunately for us – and the planet in particular – industry doesn’t care so much about what governments do in terms of climate change regulations, more whether it can make a profit or save money. From the billions of […]

Scientists Have Created a Concrete Roof That Generates Solar Power

SUNNY OUTLOOK Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich have developed a new form of ultra-thin, curved roofing that’s capable of producing solar power. The design will allow a residential structure that’s part of the school’s living lab facility, NEST, to generate more energy than it consumes. The roof is made up of several […]

Google Will Hit 100 Percent Renewable Energy This Year

The company is primarily powered by wind and solar energy. By: Allee Manning Google has announced that after 10 years a carbon-neutral company, it will be able to brag running on entirely renewable energy at the end of 2017. That means that all of the electricity the company consumes in both its data centers and offices are provided […]

Solar Panels to Cover DEWA Car Parks

It will reduce about 1,500 tonnes of carbon emissions annually Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) launched a new project, as part of the Shams Dubai initiative, to install solar carports, at DEWA’s headquarters, and at the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment building. This is part of DEWA’s efforts to increase reliance on clean […]

Roll-Up Solar Panels Could Fundamentally Alter How We Power the World

SOLAR POWER IN STYLE Flat Holm is an island in the middle of the Bristol Channel in Great Britain composed of limestone, and although that image has quite the scenic appeal, it hardly exhausts the extent of the island’s charm. The scientific community considers it especially valuable in light of its plant- and bird-life, a preserved […]

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