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 PSTA new generation of emissions-free, distributed energy systems are being installed in homes and businesses across...

Fifth Third Bank Paves the Way for Construction of 80 Megawatt...

The number of US corporations investing in and deploying their own solar energy systems continues to grow. That includes some of the most familiar...

U.S. Solar Market Adds 10.6 GW of PV in 2017, Community...

BOSTON, Mass. and WASHINGTON D.C. – In 2017, the U.S. solar market expanded, adding double-digit gigawatt solar photovoltaic (PV) additions for the second year...

Oxford PV Moves Headquarters and Perovskite Solar Research and Development to...

Perovskite solar technology leader moves UK based headquarters and perovskite photovoltaic research and development to new 25,000 ft2 site in Oxford, UK, further supporting the...

Denver Housing Authority Achieves Landmark Gains in Making Solar Power Affordable...

Last updated: March 12, 2018 @ 07:22 PM PSTA variety of US solar energy industry participants and public housing agencies have been working hard...

Glass Revolution in Solar Cell Evolution

Last updated: March 6, 2018 @ 07:31 PM PSTUniversity researchers at opposite ends of the globe are in a race to perfect innovative applications...

Africa Amidst 2018 Global Solar Market Predictions

GTM Research’s new Global Solar Data Hub projects that, “2018 will be the first-ever triple-digit year for the global solar market, with an anticipated 106...

How Much Energy Does it Take to Mine Different Cryptocurrencies

Today’s top cryptocurrencies are worth a lot of money. Bitcoin hit $17,000 per coin in December 2017 – it has since dropped significantly –...