Net-zero home provides California farm laborers with heart and 'sol'
September 8, 2015, 11:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
UC Davis students conceive a 'deliberate solution' to substandard farm worker housing.
3 Solar Decathlon homes designed to withstand the next Katrina
August 27, 2015, 4:17 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Resilient design is showcased in competing homes hailing from New York, New Jersey and Missouri.
India gets world's first 100% solar-powered airport
August 25, 2015, 1:56 p.m. by Sami Grover
Cochin, Kerala boasts a 12 MW solar farm. What better place to spread energy awareness?
Google's 'Project Sunroof' offers new take on home solar potential
August 18, 2015, 4:44 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Want to see if your home is a good fit for solar? Now it's easy to find out.
Solar Impulse soars to new world records
July 6, 2015, 9:49 a.m. by Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
The solar-powered plane is halfway through its planned trip around the world.
LightSail spacecraft snaps solar sail selfie in space
June 11, 2015, 9:47 a.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The Planetary Society views solar sails as a way to 'democratize space' exploration.
Akon creates institution to educate solar engineers in Africa
June 3, 2015, 2:02 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Hip-hop star hopes to bring solar energy to millions in Africa through his new Solar Academy in Mali.
LightSail solar sail back in action after glitch
June 2, 2015, 12:26 p.m. by Mike Wall, SPACE.com
The tiny CubeSat will likely be dragged back to Earth after it deploys its sail.
With Solar Energy Research Center, we're one step closer to making fuel from sunlight and CO2
May 27, 2015, 4:45 p.m. by Lloyd Alter
Steven Chu makes the understatement of the week when he calls it 'a very big deal.'