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In a move that’s expected to increase the use of solar hot water systems across New York, the state’s Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) is expanding its Solar Hot Water Program
Advanced Solar Trackers to Support Agribusiness Customers in California and Southwest FREMONT, Calif.
The compound lenses found in the eyes of moths have inspired a team of researchers to develop a new anti-reflective coating that could make solar cells more efficient than ever before.
GUELPH, Ontario, March 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc.
Parker & Sons, Inc.
Project a showcase for next-generation tracking technology with improved construction tolerances FREMONT, Calif., Feb.
The Crescent Dunes Solar Energy Project utilizes thousands of mirrors to reflect solar energy onto a tower containing millions of pounds of salt. The intense energy melts the salt, and this heats water into steam that turns turbines, generating clean energy. Sounds cool, right? Not if you’re a bird.
BELMONT, Calif., Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison, Inc.
SunEdison and PermaCity to Lease Publicly and Privately Owned Rooftops to Complete Project, Creating Income Opportunity for Local Property Owners BELMONT, Calif., Feb.
Investment Enables NEXTracker to Fulfill Expanding Customer Orders for the Solar Industry's Most Advanced Solar PV Tracker FREMONT, Calif., Feb.
The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...