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The Sun Rises on Japan’s Solar-Powered Smart Communities

Smart communities fueled by solar energy and the latest in advanced energy storage and smart microgrid technologies are taking root and beginning to expand...

In conversation…Africa Mini-grid Developers Association (AMDA)

Sam Slaughter, a founding member of the newly formed Africa Mini-grid Developers Association (AMDA), tells Power for All that it’s time for the mini-grid sector to...

A New Type of Community Choice Utility Rises, Boosts Solar Energy...

Last edited: October 10, 2017 @ 03:55 PM UTC A new type of utility energy services provider has taken root and is now growing in...

DiCaprio Foundation Doubles Down on Solar for Non-profits Crowdfunding Project Developer

Academy award-winning actor Leonardo DiCaprio has been a leading public advocate and supporter of taking action to address the myriad and profound impacts and...

Solar Energy Storage Resilience: On the Ground in Haiti

Last edited: September 20, 2017 @ 05:30 PM PST Online, television, radio and print news services are awash with reports of Hurricane Harvey and Irma’s...

A Fly’s Compound Eyes Lead to Breakthrough in Production of Solar...

We humans have looked around us and received inspiration from the natural world throughout the course of our evolution. Many such observations have led...

Strauss Energy’s Solar Roof Tiles Light Up a School, Students’ Lives...

So-called “building integrated (solar) photovoltaic (BIPV)” energy technology is considered a keystone of distributed solar and renewable energy proponents’ grand vision of economies and...

Pico-Scale Solar for Pico-Rural Growth in Africa

For the so called Base of the Pyramid (BoP) in developing countries, energy needs can be quite simple. In predominantly rural communities, household power...

US Solar Eclipse Opens Window of Opportunity for Energy Storage to...

For the first time since 1918, a total solar eclipse will traverse the entire width of the lower 48 US states Aug. 21, moving...

Solar-Storage Mini-Grid Makes an Impact at Africa’s Water-Energy-Food Nexus

Water, energy and food – the three are inextricably intertwined and increasingly challenging to access or provide on a basis that’s sustainable economically, environmentally...