Energy costs are getting higher year after year, which is why many people have started looking at solar power as an alternative source of energy.
Switch to solar? The benefits of switching over from fossil fuels are abundant, especially as the costs of materials and production comes down.
Toying with the idea of putting solar panels on your roof? Our Green Guide to Going Solar can help you find out about incentives, reputable installers, etc.
There’s never been a better time for schools to add solar panels to their energy mix, given lots of public and private grants that can help foot the bill for the conversion….
What’s on the horizon in terms of new solar power technologies? Researchers explore transparent solar cells, better batteries & panels at sea
Dear EarthTalk: What’s the latest in cutting-edge, hyper-efficient solar cells? Are we really moving beyond huge photovoltaic panels anytime soon? —Michael Williams, Hartford, CT Many people still consider environmentalists’ favorite black panels as the cutting edge of renewable energy. However, the burgeoning solar industry has […]
It’s hard to justify paying upwards of $20k for a rooftop photovoltaic array, but new forms of financing mean going solar is now within reach for you and me…
Turning sunlight into electricity is big business, with the market for photovoltaic technologies expected to grow a whopping 39.9% over the next five years.
The U.S. solar industry is at an all-time high, but it still hasn’t caught up with Europe.
Some 17 states now offer homeowners tax rebates or incentives for the purchase and/or installation of solar power equipment.