Does the solar power you enjoy use photovoltaics? Or is it a collector system? Does it generate electricity or heat?
Tetra Pak is a leader in sustainable, recyclable food packaging. It does business in 170 countries around the world.
Among various solar energy technologies, one is referred to as concentrated solar power, or concentrating solar power.
The next time somebody questions the viability of solar energy, arm yourself with these 30 solar energy facts.
Originally published on CleanTechnica Once upon a time, utilities were the keepers of the nation’s electricity storage and distribution infrastructure, or grid, as it were.
Originally published on CleanTechnica GE will soon cease manufacturing its line of compact fluorescent lights, or CFLs, as it switches favor to the manufacture of LEDs.
Originally published on Green Living Ideas Many people have been attracted to the increasingly popular idea of going small by either buying or building a tiny house.
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The Royal Society For Protection Of Birds (RSPB) in the UK last week announced an objective that began about 10 years ago — a renewable energy project for the charity to offset its contributions to climate change.
Originally published on Green Building Elements. When asked what is a highly desired feature outside of the house, a good number of people will first select an exterior deck or porch.
Originally published on CleanTechnica. Renewable energy storage endeavors appear to be highly attractive business models worldwide for the year 2016.
Originally published on CleanTechnica.com. Just before leasing a Nissan LEAF, a news item presented to me as credible from a TV news station stirred me up.
Take a few moments for this video — despite the compromised visual quality, the sound is fine. The conversation flows nicely.
Originally published on EV Obsession. When you set out on a road trip in an electric car, consider all the charging stations on the journey that you can find on PlugShare or via in-car navigation, but know there are more that are not yet charted.
Originally published on CleanTechnica According to Utility Dive, The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit on Thursday denied a request to halt implementation of the EPA Clean Power Plan until litigation on the regulatory package has concluded.
Originally published on CleanTechnica SolarCity today announced SunRaising, a referral program that allows nonprofit organizations to raise additional funds by encouraging members to adopt solar.
Originally published on CleanTechnica The time-honored adage that we sometimes learn best by the mistakes we’ve made is now being applied by scientists at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) in their study of defects in solar cell defects, stating the results may lead to improved performance.
When you open this book, relax and enjoy yourself. A warm LED nightlight will light up every page immediately.
Originally published on CleanTechnica For a new and invigorating green drive, look no further than the mö, a pedal-powered solar-electric tricycle ride from Evovelo, based in Spain.
Originally published on CleanTechnica NV Energy, the Nevada utility benefiting most from recent net metering changes made by the Nevada Public Utilities Commission, will now be a defendant in a class-action lawsuit filed by two individual PV system owners.