Hanergy unveils new BIPV Product for Skyscrapers and ecological buildings

From PV Europe HanWall is Hanergy’s newest development in the building-integrated PV segment, going well beyond simple installation of rooftop solar panels and making power generating capability [...]


Cranberry farmers looking for sunnier pastures via solar panels

By Jennette Barnes  for South Coast Today It’s always sunny on the cranberry bogs, except when it’s cloudy. Things are pretty cloudy right now for the cranberry industry, and growers in [...]


Clouds Are No Problem for New Bacteria-Powered Solar Panels

By Avery Thompson for Popular Mechanics Researchers at the University of British Columbia have developed a new kind of solar cell that can convert sunlight into electricity, but instead of using [...]


No sun? No problem — this solar panel harvests energy from raindrops, too

By Luke Dormehl for Digital Trends We are used to solar panels which can harvest power from sunlight during the day. But how about a new type of solar cell that is able to generate power from [...]


California regulators approve plan to mandate solar panels on new home construction

California regulators Wednesday approved a historic plan to mandate rooftop solar panels on most new single-family homes built in the state. The California Energy Commission’s action is [...]

How Zero Mass is using solar panels to pull drinkable water directly from the air

Zero Mass’ ambitious plan to change water By Lauren Goode for The Verge At some point while standing on the roof of an old car dealership in Scottsdale, Arizona, I noted that it was hot outside. [...]

This U.S. City Now Requires Solar Panels on all New Homes

By Tom Ward for Futurism From mid-September onward, solar panels will be mandatory for new homes in South Miami, Florida. The law — which was passed with a four-to-one majority — states that [...]

MiaSolé announces new sales channel partnership with Inovateus Solar to distribute flexible, ultra-light PV products

by Solar Server Timed with Solar Power International,MiaSolé (Santa Clara, California, U.S.) on September 12th, 2016 announced a new sales channel partnership withInovateus Solar LLC, a solar [...]