Are solar power and agave farming a match made in heaven?
Deserts have a lot of sun, but not much water. That’s why researchers are advocating combined solar and agave farms.
At long last, the White House solar array is up and running
They’re baaack … 8 Cher albums and 28 seasons of ‘The Young and the Restless’ later, solar panels once again grace the rooftop of a certain neoclassical mansion in D.C.
How can large-scale solar power reduce pressure on farm land?
Utility-scale solar power requires a lot of land. But there are ways to work around that problem.
Whoa! Ford to unveil exciting new solar car
The C-MAX Solar Energi should be able to make 75 percent of its trips on sun power.
Giant mirrors harness sunlight in Norway
Rjukan receives very little sunlight between September and March because it’s nestled at the bottom of a valley in the shadow of steep mountains. To give its residents a few more hours of daylight, the city erected three giant mirrors on an adjacent mountainside to reflect the sun’s glare back into the city’s shaded market square.
Using solar power, the high-tech mirrors are designed to follow the sun’s movements across the sky.
The roof is on fire: Do solar panels hinder firefighters?
Using a massive blaze at a PV-topped lunch meat warehouse in New Jersey as an example, Reuters deems solar panels as being emerging ‘enemy’ of firefighters everywhere.