Transition metal dichalcogenide solar cells on a flexible polyimide substrate. Credit: Koosha Nassiri Nazif New ultra-thin photovoltaic materials could eventually be used in mobile applications, from wearable devices and self-powered sensors to light aircraft and electric vehicles. A race is on in solar engineering to create flexible solar panels ofRead More →

At times, the solar panels generated enough power to meet 90% of the police department’s needs, and Silvis saved $2,600 in 2021. SILVIS, Ill. – The Silvis Police Department went solar-powered in January 2020 when a 442-panel solar array was installed in the empty field next door. It was partRead More →

The idea of ​​floating solar panels on bodies of water first crept into the sphere of climate solutions about 10 years ago. The peloton got off to a slow start due to technical challenges. Fortunately, now the pace is picking up, just in time to help accelerate the global energyRead More →

Sustained efforts by the United States to increase domestic manufacturing capacity for photovoltaic solar panels by imposing anti-dumping tariffs on Chinese modules have failed completely, reveals a report from Rystad Energy. While the tariffs have effectively decimated direct shipments from China, they have failed to reduce the overall U.S. dependenceRead More →

Israeli drone manufacturer Airobotics has collaborated with Israeli solar park service company Solar Drone to develop and supply Solar Drone with a unique solar panel cleaning drone system. The fully automated system will include a drone docking station for automatic battery replacement and cleaning fluid replenishment, allowing the system toRead More →

There are two important deadlines looming for anyone considering installing solar panels on their home or business in Indiana. The first deadline for consumers who are supplied with electricity by a utility owned by investors like American Electric Power / Indiana & Michigan or Duke is June 30, 2022. SB309.Read More →

Forza Horizon 5 players have to smash solar panels to complete some daily challenges, so find out where they are in this guide. The daily challenge from Sunday to Forza Horizon 5, and the rest of Series 1 Winter Week, requires players to smash 20 solar panels in 30 seconds.Read More →

BALTIMORE – Homeowners and businesses are continuing the popular and responsible trend of installing renewable energy solutions, such as solar technology, to cut costs and help fight global warming, but U.S. Customs and Border Protection ensure that a recent shipment of 1,000 imported solar panels to Baltimore will not seeRead More →

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Compare quotes from the best solar panel installers Free and non-binding estimates You’ve probably heard that the best solar panels are a smart and efficient source ofRead More →

Solar energy advocacy group SEIA, along with co-plaintiffs NextEra Energy, Invenergy Renewables and EDF Renewables, successfully petitioned the U.S. Court of International Trade (CIT) to reinstate the bifacial solar module exemption from tariffs of Section 201 on imported solar modules. SEIA began its bifacial exclusion campaign of the incoming presidentialRead More →

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Compare quotes from the best solar panel installers Free and non-binding estimates Installing solar panels is a great way to save energy and reduce utility bills. However,Read More →

With summer fast approaching, photovoltaic solar systems are selling like hotcakes. It seems like the longer, sunnier days of spring are a fitting reminder that we’ll soon be starting up our air conditioners and cooling off in our swimming pools — two hugely energy-hungry features of many homes. Not onlyRead More →