#Solar

High-Performance Perovskite Could Revolutionise Solar Sector

1 month ago — Long Read

Perovskites are set to revolutionise the solar sector years ahead of schedule thanks to a chance discovery by a team of researchers in Australia. While Perovskites have long been hailed...

Solar scientist Lucie Green launches kids Summer of STEM challenge

4 months ago — Long Read

Space scientist and broadcaster, Professor Lucie Green has teamed up with Born to Engineer favourite STEM Learning to launch a range of science, technology, engineering and maths challenges to keep...

The University of Queensland builds its own solar farm

4 months ago — Deep Dive

In a world first, Australian university builds own solar farm to offset 100% of its electricity use Limiting global warming to well below 2℃ this century requires carbon emissions to...

Worlds Biggest Solar Panel Maker Quietly Doubles Capacity With New Plant

6 months ago — Quick Read

The worlds largest solar panel maker has quietly set out plans to double its capacity. You probably have not heard of JinkoSolar Holding Co? JinkoSolar is the world’s largest solar...

The Sun: study shows it’s less active than sibling stars – here’s what that could mean

7 months ago — Quick Read

All stars emit varying amounts of light over time – and the Sun is no exception. Such changes in starlight can help us understand how habitable any planets around other...

Two years on what’s the verdict for the world’s first solar road?

1 year ago — Quick Read

Two years ago, the worlds first solar road opened outside a small village in Normandy. Two years down the road how has it faired? Sadly the 2,800 square meter test...