Solar Energy

Ecoark Holdings Inc., which is a well-diversified clean energy company, has announced that it received a new solar technology patent through its subsidiary, Magnolia Solar Inc., from the US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO).Called “Multijunction Solar Cell Employing Extended...
In 2016, China made some big steps in reducing its dependence on coal, and such an effort has made the country the top producer of solar energy in the world today.In a report by Reuters, China stated that its...
Israel will see a huge development in clean energy when it opens a huge solar tower in 2018. While the country’s sunny environment provides a perfect setting for solar power, it currently uses only a small percentage of such...
According to Masdar Group and Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), construction work for the third phase of the 800-megaWatt Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai, United Arab Emirates will begin very soon.Upon completion, this project...
In an effort to find a solution to the lack of space for solar panels in Singapore, REC TwinPeak created a new panel that is able to produce more electricity. Specifically, the new model can generate 280W of power...
AES Solar stated that the UK is still lagging behind Europe when it comes to harnessing renewable energy, and its managing director is persuading the Queen to embrace solar power to keep up the pace.Based in Forres, Scotland, AES...
Saudi Arabia will start issuing tenders for a huge renewable energy program, specifically for solar and wind power, which contemplates an investment worth $30-50 billion, according to the country’s oil minister, Khalid al-Falih.Unveiling more of his previously announced ambition...
Imperial College London has collaborated with 10:10, a climate change charity, to research on powering up trains in the UK by connecting solar panels directly to the railways.The renewable traction power project looks into bypassing the electricity grid to...
India is preparing to auction a gigawatt of rooftop solar capacity as it strives to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s goal of generating 100 GW of power from the sun by 2022.The tender will be ready this month, according...
TerraForm Power, the US-centric yieldco of bankrupt renewables firm SunEdison, said it expected to be operating independently of its parent company by January 2017.TerraForm had heavily relied on SunEdison for financial and asset portfolio services but the bankruptcy of...