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By ‘catching’ the earth’s heat at night, Australian researchers have taken a major step towards nighttime solar power.
Why solar power is the greenest renewable we have at our disposal
"We have still barely even scratched the surface of solar’s true potential to revolutionise the global power system," says Dr Harald Överholm.
There could be solar panels on all buildings in the EU by 2025
Solar costs have plunged by more than 80% over the last decade, but the technology produced only 5% of EU electricity in 2020.
This solar-powered Tesla could be the future of electric cars
Elon Musk might be leading the electric car revolution, but this scientist is making his vehicles greener.
Self-healing solar panels may be the future of reliable clean energy
Researchers have found a material which can self-repair, potentially revolutionising solar panel construction.
Major solar breakthrough means energy can be stored for up to 18 years
The future of solar has just got brighter with this ‘ultra-thin’ device for converting stored energy into electricity.
Greece opens the largest double-sided solar farm in Europe
The 204-megawatt solar park in the northern Greek town of Kozani was built by Greece's biggest oil refiner Hellenic Petroleum.
Which European countries are leading the race on renewable energy?
Some of the Scandinavian winners are predictable, but smaller countries like Albania and Montenegro also make the top 10.
Wind and solar power growth finally on track to meet climate targets
"If these renewable trends can be replicated globally, and sustained, the power sector would be on track for 1.5 degree goal."
Watch: Tunisian engineer builds fully electric, solar-powered car
The founder and CEO of Bako Motors, hopes his device could provide a greener, cheaper alternative for his city’s residents.
Floating solar farm puts Thailand on track towards carbon neutrality
Thailand creates world’s biggest solar farm - but not everybody is happy about it.
Humans could become walking solar panels if this technology takes off
Solar fashion and vertical solar farms are the future with this new material that doesn't need direct sunlight to make electricity.
These solar-powered motorbikes are a poacher's worst nightmare
Anti-poaching rangers on petrol-powered bikes can be heard up to 45 minutes before they arrive so this Swedish company has come up with a solution.
Six eco-friendly home gadgets that will save you money
From solar kettles to shower-powered radios, there's plenty of little ways to make your home greener.
Welcome to the Australian village powered by the sun
This couple have been living off grid for 40 years
Bumblebees are dying - but could solar parks save them?
Turning solar farms into meadows could quadruple bumblebee numbers - spreading their pollinator services far and wide.
This €4.8 million floating mansion is making life at sea sustainable
The ‘liveable’ luxury yacht harvests rainwater and solar power to help you stay afloat sustainably
This snowboard maker is using solar energy from the desert to go green
Dubai isn't known for its snow-capped slopes, but one of the world’s leading board manufacturers has set up shop on the edge of an arid desert and for good reason.
What is Earth’s black box and is it spying on us?
By recording our action and inaction on climate change, this giant steel box is hoping to prevent a future apocalypse.
Future of mobility: Here's how to build more resilient cities
By 2050 nearly 70 per cent of the world’s population will live in cities. Investments in green infrastructure that deliver social and racial equity are vital.
Tidal energy could help the UK reach net-zero but is it too expensive?
Harnessing the power of the ocean could be a gamechanger for this island nation but investment is needed to make tidal energy projects cheaper.
Solar-powered New Delhi metro is turning fully green
Setting an ambitious goal, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is planning to meet its energy requirements from clean solar energy.
Renewable energy will never be 100% green, says expert
Professor Jacques Treiner explains that other energy-exhausting factors like the manufacturing of wind turbines, mean that clean energy isn't completely sustainable.
Are these the thinnest solar panels in the world?
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Germany to slash renewable energy fees to ease burden of higher bills
A typical German household has seen bills rise by 9.3% over the past 12 months.
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