#Solar

See-through solar technology represents ‘wave of the future’

4 weeks ago — 0.5 min read

Engineers have developed a transparent solar material which could be used on windows to gather as much energy as bulkier rooftop solar units

Voyagers 40th anniversary: 40 images

3 months ago — 20 min read

On August 20th, 1977, Voyager 2 was launched. Her sister spacecraft, Voyager 1, followed two weeks later. The goal of these two explorers was to shed light on the mysteries...

What we can learn from the 2017 solar eclipse

3 months ago — 4 min read

If you’ve never seen a solar eclipse before, you should make an effort to witness the breathtaking event on August 21. While only people in the US will be able...

India rolls out solar-powered train coaches that’ll will save thousands of litres of diesel

4 months ago — 0.5 min read

India’s massive train network is about to get serious about solar On July 14, Indian Railways revealed its first train coach with rooftop solar panels. These new panels will be...

Wind, Solar and nuclear power provided more electricity than gas and coal combined to the UK

6 months ago — 0.5 min read

At 8am today wind, solar and nuclear power generated more electricity than coal and gas for first time ever inside the UK. Renewable energy resources produced 18.7 gigawatts - enough...

Construction is now complete on the largest floating solar farm on Earth

6 months ago — 0.5 min read

The Chinese Government have announced that the world's largest floating solar farm is complete and has started to produce energy. The solar farm is the largest floating photovoltaic (PV) facility...