An entire region of China just ran on 100% renewable energy for 7 days

by Leanna Garfield for the Guardian From Pittsburgh to Frankfurt, cities around the world are pledging to stop burning fossil fuels for electricity by 2050 or sooner. But the Chinese province [...]

MiaSolé solar modules are perfect for Mobike bike sharing

Bike sharing is very popular in China. Mobike, a bike sharing company, asks users to imagine a world where you can pick up and leave a bike at your convenience. The company provides a bike [...]

For this Remote Village of Gidewari, a Solar-Power Solution to its Water Problem

By The World Bank The village of Gidewari’s 3,600 residents once lived a life of striking irony, trekking more than 8km each day for water despite living next to a lake. Lake Gidewari is [...]

Solar Energy’s Rapid Growth to Save the Oceans

by Race for Water Foundation in Ocean Views Ocean warming and acidification have devastating effects on our oceans: coral bleaching, species migration, mollusks’ and planktons’ stunted growth are [...]

Switching From Coal To Solar Could Save 50,000 Lives

By Irina Slav for Replacing coal-fired power plants with solar power installations could save as many as 51,999 lives every year, a study from the Michigan Technological University [...]

Google’s New Product Puts Peer Pressure to a Sunny Use

The company’s “Project Sunroof” now shows you which of your friends have already put solar panels on their roof. From The Atlantic by ROBINSON MEYER One of the best predictors of whether people [...]

MiaSolé FLEX modules featured on Tiny House Mansion!

We are so excited to have our modules featured on an honest-to-gosh tv show! Tiny House Mansions is a new show on the FYI network and in its pilot episode Jeremy Weaver and his team and Wind [...]

Vanopy – The Future of Solar is Flexible

Every now and then, a solar application comes along that just makes you smile. Vanopy is just such a thing!  Watch the video below and see if you don’t agree that this is just about the [...]


Cost of Solar Panels Over Time

From Understand Solar The cost of solar has never been lower than it is right now. Spurred on by falling installation prices and high incentives (which will soon decrease) the time to go solar is [...]