All posts tagged Solar Power

California solar energy systems top 1 gigawatt

California solar energy systems top 1 gigawatt

By David R. Baker

California’s rebate program for businesses and homeowners who install solar panels has now funded enough systems to generate 1 gigawatt of electricity – a level few countries and no other states have ever reached.

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Kyocera Solar Panels Power Solar-to-EV Project

Kyocera Solar Panels Power Solar-to-EV Project

BY PHILIPPE CROWE

The San Diego Zoo’s EVs have been powered by the sun since the end of November.

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Connecting Electric Cars And Clean Energy

Connecting Electric Cars And Clean Energy

by Natural Resources Defense Council

Everyone knows that gasoline is made from oil, and how much a gallon of the stuff costs at the pump, but most people would be hard pressed to accurately explain what a kilowatt-hour is, let alone what one costs, or how it was made.

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Solar Power in the Film and TV Spotlight

Solar Power in the Film and TV Spotlight

By GetSolar Staff.

Two recent developments in the solar energy industry are adding a splash of tinseltown glory to the renewable energy source. The projects are designed to raise public awareness regarding the eco-friendly electricity supply.

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