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.
The largest Solar Power Plant in Iran has been opened with a 20 megawatts capacity.
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.
Rising from the desert landscape what will be the world’s tallest solar thermal tower.
Pollution plagued China has announced plans to plough 2.5 trillion yuan (342 billion euros) into renewable power generation by 2020.
Electricity and hot water are a given in many parts of the world, but in the marginalised town of Garin, north of the Argentinian capital Buenos Aires, there used to be…
Morocco is leading the way in solar energy and benefiting from its most powerful natural resource while protecting the environment and creating jobs
Growing vegetables in the desert.
The market for renewable energy is experiencing a real surge in Japan and should continue to develop. What opportunities are there for European
Electric car maker Tesla is to buy its sister company SolarCity which makes solar panels. CEO Elon Musk is the largest shareholder in both firms and chairman of SolarCity.
Solar Impulse 2 has completed the first around the world flight using nothing but the sun's energy.
Solar Impulse became the first round-the-world solar powered flight after touching down in Abu Dhabi.
An aircraft – powered by solar energy – has left Egypt on the last leg of the first ever fuel-free flight around the world.
Tesla's boss Elon Musk has unveiled an ambitious expansion plan to build electric trucks and buses as well as set up car sharing and solar energy systems.