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7 min ago | Business Journal
Duke Energy Renewables will add 40 megawatts of solar power in California when it completes construction of two projects it has bought from an Australian solar developer.
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4 hrs ago | Science Daily
There's promising news from the front on efforts to produce fuels through artificial photosynthesis.
8 hrs ago | 24dash
A UK institutional pension investor has loaned 10.1 million to a project providing free daytime solar energy to over 2,300 social housing homes in Sunderland.
12 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Glenn Cummings president and executive director of Good Will-Hinckley and the Maine Academy of Natural Sciences shows off 110 solar panels installed on the roof of Prescott Hall in Hinckley on Monday, Feb. 13, 2012.
16 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette
The MIT startup Ambri Inc. won a $250,000 grant Wednesday from New York state to develop and test a prototype battery with Con Edison Inc. The company, backed by investors including billionaires Bill Gates and Vinod Khosla, shown above at the TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 conference in San Francisco, plans to install its first two prototypes by early ... (more)
The Fort Madison Daily Democrat reports the Donnellson City Council is interested in solar as a way to reduce the city wastewater plant's energy costs, which have running about $5,000 a month.
Frank Biden, Joe Biden's brother and director at Sun Fun Americas, is going to install solar energy throughout Latin America.
If caffeine is keeping you up at night, this app can help. UP Coffee from Jawbone is an iOS-only app that tracks how much caffeine you're drinking and how it affects you.
A NEW co-op dedicated to providing renewable power sources in the Malvern area is offering people the chance to invest in ethical energy.
Chinese solar equipment producer Shanghai Chaori Solar Energy Science & Technology, which said won't make a full interest 89.8 million yuan payment by a Friday deadline, isn't expecting to receive a local-government bailout.
Second Trade and Industry Minister S Iswaran says Singapore plans to widen the use of solar energy.
Solar photovoltaics were the second-largest source of new electricity generation in 2013, according to a new report released Wednesday.
Could bad blood and hurt feelings over solar energy adversely affect whether Tesla Motors locates a $5 billion battery factory in Arizona? Unfortunately for Arizona, that may be the case, according to the Silicon Valley Business Journal's sister paper, the Phoenix Business Journal.
Grammy-nominated singer Akon has a goal of bringing solar-powered electricity to 1 million homes in Africa by the end of the year, and the singer is using millions of his own dollars for the cause.
Zero-dimensional quantum dots identified by University of Cincinnati researchers could someday have a big effect on a variety of technologies, such as solar energy, lasers and medical diagnostics.
Buy this photo TIMELY: A flash mob raises concerns about climate change with a demonstration at flooded Abingdon Road, Oxford, last month EXPERTS and green groups in Oxfordshire hope this will be the time when the world finally stands up and takes notice of their predictions before disaster strikes.
Mosaic, the Oakland-based solar financing startup that made it possible for individuals to invest in commercial solar projects, is entering a highly competitive space: getting solar on your own roof, and using crowdsourcing to pay for it.