If you haven’t already, now is your time! The amount of solar installations are higher than ever, with more than 1.5 million residential solar systems in the US alone. Here are some reasons that 2018 is the year to go solar! Continue reading “Top Reasons to Go Solar in 2018”
Elon Musk, founder of Tesla and SpaceX said that sustainable energy solutions are technologically viable but are held back because of a lack of carbon price. “Humanity is pretending fossil fuels have no probability of a bad outcome.”
One of the questions we get frequently is, “Do I need to clean my solar panels?” The short answer is yes, and here are few reasons why.
On Feb 27, 2018 the Hawaiian Electric company formally announced its search for new grid-scaled renewable energy projects for Maui, Oahu, and the Hawaii Island.
Following an excess of public waste, the residents of London have began pushing demand for milk delivered in a glass bottle.
Babcock Ranch, Florida is a town of the future. With an autonomous minibus and solar at every turn, it’s goal is to eventually exist entirely off-grid.
With a new generation of photovoltaics called “perovskites” that produce more efficiently but aren’t very durable, Stanford researchers are taking inspiration from the micro-lenses of fly eyes. Continue reading “New Solar Cells Designed After Bug Eyes”
A group at Stanford has set forth the most specific global vision for renewables to date, 139 countries to be entirely powered by wind, water, and sunlight by 2050.
Many grid operators and utility companies across the country prepared for Monday’s total solar eclipse by setting up alternate power sources. Surprisingly, the eclipse had no major impact on electricity demand. Continue reading “How Much did the Solar Eclipse Effect Energy Production?”
As more and more Hawaii residents use photovoltaics and new renewable energy sources to power their homes and businesses, Hawaii Electric Co. is becoming increasingly aware of its grid system’s inability to effectively handle the new influx.