California is about to be the first US state to require solar power on new homes

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Inhabitat California is taking a huge step forward in clean energy this week, as the state is expected to … Continue reading California is about to be the first US state to require solar power on new homes

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Tesla and Australia will turn 50,000 homes into a virtual solar power plant

Your daily selection of the hottest trending tech news! According to Digital Trends The state of South Australia has announced that it will create a network of thousands of solar-powered … Continue reading Tesla and Australia will turn 50,000 homes into a virtual solar power plant

The Tantalizing Dream of Blanketing the Sahara in Solar Panels

Your daily selection of the latest science news! According to Singularity Hub In 1986, a power surge during a safety test of the reactor at Chernobyl caused a catastrophic explosion. … Continue reading The Tantalizing Dream of Blanketing the Sahara in Solar Panels

Tesla plans to disconnect ‘almost all’ Superchargers from the grid and go solar+battery, says Elon Musk

Tesla has been talking about adding solar arrays and batteries to its Supercharger stations ever since announcing the fast-charging network in 2012. But only half a dozen stations or so … Continue reading Tesla plans to disconnect ‘almost all’ Superchargers from the grid and go solar+battery, says Elon Musk

The World’s Largest Floating Solar Plant Is Finally Online

Yes! The world’s largest floating solar power plant is now online in China. Built by Sungrow, a supplier of PV inverter systems, the 40MW plant is now afloat in water … Continue reading The World’s Largest Floating Solar Plant Is Finally Online

Russia Starts Largest Renewable Energy Auction in Bid for Jobs

Russia is pressing ahead with its biggest-ever auction for renewable energy, seeking to award contracts to purchase 1.9 gigawatts of clean electricity as well as attracting foreign investment to support … Continue reading Russia Starts Largest Renewable Energy Auction in Bid for Jobs

Tesla releases details of its solar roof tiles: cheaper than regular roof with ‘infinity warranty’ and 30 yrs of solar power

Tesla released today all the information to order its new solar roof tiles products – starting with the black glass smooth tiles and the textured glass tiles, as reported earlier … Continue reading Tesla releases details of its solar roof tiles: cheaper than regular roof with ‘infinity warranty’ and 30 yrs of solar power

VicTsing 2 Pcs 20 LED Solar Motion Sensor Lights Super Bright Wireless Waterproof Solar Motion

Price: $39.99 Sale: $26.99 Super bright 20 LED light.20 bigger LED lights are brighter than other similar lights in the market. Solar Powered. Environment-friendly, clean and economical solar powered motion … Continue reading VicTsing 2 Pcs 20 LED Solar Motion Sensor Lights Super Bright Wireless Waterproof Solar Motion

Electrek green energy brief: Oil stocks for solar?, Solar=grid stability in California, battery charging by light and more

Saudi Aramco selling $500B (?) in stock, investing $5B of it in solar – Groups representing $60 trillion (wow) in investment capital have pledged ‘to incorporate environmental, social and governance factors, … Continue reading Electrek green energy brief: Oil stocks for solar?, Solar=grid stability in California, battery charging by light and more

Immense floating solar farm at Chinese fishery replaces 7.4 tons of coal 

A fishery in eastern China now doubles as a solar power station. An immense array of photovoltaic panels has been installed across 300 hectares to generate not only clean electricity, … Continue reading Immense floating solar farm at Chinese fishery replaces 7.4 tons of coal