Posts tagged: SolarWorld

SolarWorld’s Bifacial Modules and Home Storage Solution One Step Closer to Market

The German firm’s Sunmodule Bisun glass-glass module, which uses bifacial cells based on PERC technology, to be presented at forthcoming exhibition in Frankfurt; modular SunPac LiOn battery also to be unveiled. By:  Ian Clover First revealed at last year’s Intersolar Europe exhibition in Munich in June, SolarWorld’s new bifacial modules and flexible lithium-ion home storage […]

Solar Power Helps Homeowners Slash Energy Bills

(NewsUSA) – Savvy consumers are turning to solar energy to beat the escalating price of electricity. Thanks to technological advances and attractive rebates, home solar-electric systems are more popular and affordable than ever. Last year, Americans installed 792 megawatts of residential solar systems, enough to power the equivalent of more than 130,000 homes. In Southern […]

Public-Private Partnership Brings Solar PV to Denver Affordable Housing

Photo credit: Edmund Tse via Flickr The Denver Housing Authority (DHA) intends to add more than 2.5-MW of solar power to 387 affordable single-family residences by next April, a project that brings together local private sector businesses and public sector organizations in a partnership and project that will add to the value of real estate […]

Swing Along Green Power

The Giraffe Street Lamp is a very cute self-sustaining swing design that provides illumination at night. It harnesses kinetic energy each time you swing and as a double back up, utilizes the solar panel hood to soak some more energy goodness. It’s a very clever design that interweaves play and eco sense into the urban […]