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Rethinking our roofs, parking lots, and sidewalks could save money and lives
The benefits of so-called 'smart surfaces.'
Everything to consider before buying a portable solar panel
Fuel your devices with the power of the sun.
Power companies are lobbying to make rooftop solar more expensive
Whether for profit or to avoid widespread rate hikes, the outcome might make generating your own electricity less appealing.
Solar panels and water canals could form a real power couple in California
Solar canals save water, create energy, and protect natural lands all at the same time.
Air pollution is choking solar energy around the world
To capitalize on the sun's rays, countries like China need to part the smog.
This bacteria could boost solar panels on cloudy days
Researchers are using bacteria to give solar an energy boost.
The price of solar panels just went up—here’s what that means for you
A steep new tariff on imported solar panels will have a profound effect on the industry.
5 Questions You Should Have About Elon Musk’s New Solar Roofs
It's too soon to say whether they have a bright future
A Bright Solar Future Will Be Flawed and Imperfect
Scientists offer a solution to the problem of purity.
Floating Solar Panels May Be Coming To A Reservoir Near You
“Flotovoltaics” could be cheaper and more efficient than land-based panels