New Glass Blocks May Be A Clear Choice For Solar Power

New Glass Blocks May Be A Clear Choice For Solar Power

Buildings have a lot of surface area that’s exposed to sunlight, so why just stop at rooftop solar panels? We’ve already seen solar energy-harvesting windows, and of course Tesla’s solar roof. Thanks to research being carried out at the University of...
Tesla Starts To Take Orders For Solar Roofs

Tesla Starts To Take Orders For Solar Roofs

Price estimates provided before production launch. By David Robinson NEWS BUSINESS REPORTER Tesla’s solar panel factory in South Buffalo is getting closer to launch. More than six months after unveiling sleek solar roofing tiles that are expected to be a primary...
Using Sunlight To Pull Clean Water From Dry Air

Using Sunlight To Pull Clean Water From Dry Air

According to the latest report by the World Health Organization, nearly two billion people lack access to clean drinking water. To address this problem, researchers from UC Berkeley and MIT have created a solar-powered device that can be used in places like the desert...