solar power

The Dream of Harvesting Solar Power From Space Is Gaining Momentum

Posted in Hardware, Science on 28th Jun, 2023
by Alex Muller

There is growing momentum in the US, with NASA revealing last year that it had launched a study into space-based solar that is expected to be published in the coming months.

All-In-One Solar Tower Produces Jet Fuel From CO2, Water And Sunlight

Posted in Hardware, Science on 26th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

The solar tower fuel plant described here represents a viable pathway to global-scale implementation of solar fuel production.

Trump's coal revival plan probably wont work; clean energy tech is already cheaper

Posted in Hardware on 20th Dec, 2016
by Alex Muller

The cost of solar power systems has dropped 30% this year alone.

One micron thick solar cells and three micron thick OLED displays

Posted in Hardware on 22nd Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

The bendy solar cells could power wearable electronics like fitness trackers and smart glasses.

Tesla and SolarCity Agree to $2.6 Billion Deal

Posted in Business on 3rd Aug, 2016
by Alex Muller

Tesla reached an agreement to buy SolarCity for $2.6 B about $300 million less than an initial proposal, criticized as a bailout for the solar company in which he's the largest shareholder.