A small crowdfunded satellite has become the first spacecraft to be propelled only by the energy of the sun.
The crowd-funded spacecraft could deploy its sail as early as July 21 after delaying it to check a system that helps the spacecraft orient itself.
The "Field of Light" exhibition by British artist Bruce Munro, who is known for his large-scale light installations, is made up of 58,000 stemmed glass globes lit by fiber-optics.
EU incentivises energy communities
New research is looking at ways of saving water at ultra-thirsty concentrated solar power plants, making this renewable energy more environmentally friendly.
The luxury car firm have announced that UK based manufacturing will be solar-powered from now on.
In northern Chile, the first thermosolar plant of Latin America is springing up in the middle of the Atacama Desert.
In this episode of Focus we travel to the outskirts of Dubai to visit a community at the forefront of environmentalism and sustainability.
China's first 100MW solar power plant was put into operation on Friday in Dunhuang City of northwest China's Gansu Province.
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A German start-up is in the final stages of developing a charging system for an all-electric vehicle with solar panels to top up the battery as you drive.
Here is a new step towards sustainable living.
Most new homes will have to include solar panels after 2020
Environmentally-friendly electricity generation has taken on a whole new look in Japan
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This hotel will produce more energy than it consumes.
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Sunny Morocco seems like the ideal place to produce solar power.
Even the continent's sunniest regions are struggling.
The largest Solar Power Plant in Iran has been opened with a 20 megawatts capacity.
The sun's strength changes with by location and time of day, affecting the energy output of solar panels. But researchers need a common reference.
NASA is launching a probe whose mission will be to get closer to the sun than any spacecraft ever has.
Though solar availability is scarce in this Nordic country of 5.6 million, Denmark has become a leader in combined heat and electric generation.