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Solarification of Deserts: the Case of Africa’s Sahara

From the pacific coastlines of the Atacama Desert to the sandy dunes of the Sahara; harvesting the abundant irradiance of the world’s deserts has...

The 10th Guangzhou International Solar Photovoltaic Exhibition 2018 (PV Guangzhou 2018)

Date: August 16th-18th, 2018 Venue: China Import & Export Fair Complex Address: No. 380, Yuejiang Zhong Road, Guangzhou, China Website: pvguangzhou.com From PV Production Powerhouse to the Biggest Solar Energy...

Great Britain Electricity Market Summary Q1 2018: Solar Farms Boost Renewables...

Solar farms contributed to record levels of power generation from renewable sources in the first three months of the year. This is one of several...

Cypress Creek, Lockheed Martin Team Up with North Carolina Energy Co-op...

Last edited: April 12, 2018 @ 10:33 AM ET Energy “prosumers” (producer-consumers) are choosing to add lithium-ion battery (LiB) energy storage to on-site, “behind the...

Oxford PV Perovskite Solar Cells Show Positive Environmental Impact First Results

Preliminary results from independent study on perovskite solar technology leader’s photovoltaic cells show positive impact on global warming and energy demand. .td-post-content .td_quote_box p{font-size:20px;text-align:left;} Oxford, 04...

NREL Opens Large Database of Inorganic Thin-Film Materials

An extensive experimental database of inorganic thin-film materials that organizes a decade’s worth of research at the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory...

Microsoft Powers Cloud in Singapore Following China’s 53GW Solar Flare

A major move by global tech giant Microsoft Corp to power its Asian operations with solar-generated electricity marked a watershed moment for the worldwide...

Solar Sets the Pace as Renewables Rise to Global Prominence

“Solar power rose to record prominence in 2017,” according to REN21’s 2018 Renewables Global Status Report. A total of 98 gigawatts (GW) of new...

State of Adoption: Energy Efficient Appliances/Practices in Africa

For many African countries, Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) are either absent or loosely regulated. Poor legislation and absent will for enforcement, have now...

Renewvia Launches Phase One of Its Africa, Solar-Storage Microgrid Initiative

Last updated: March 27, 2018 @ 04:30 AM PST A new generation of emissions-free, distributed energy systems are being installed in homes and businesses across...