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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In March, wind and solar generated a record 10% of US electricity

Enlarge / The large Barren Ridge solar panel array near Mojave, California. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)   According to the Energy Information Administration’s Electric Power Monthly, a bit more … Continue reading In March, wind and solar generated a record 10% of US electricity

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