Trina Solar is providing solar panels to support a joint aid project in Liberia carried out by the charities Project for Liberia and Engineers Without Borders. The panels are being installed at the Elementary and Senior High School in Brewerville, which will provide the school with electricity for the very first time. The panels will […]
A new research report from Lux Research predicts that the photovoltaic market will grow to a $155 billion industry by 2018, “as market forces engineer a turnaround to a healthy 10.5% compound annual growth rate (CAGR).” In the most likely scenario, the market will grow at a modest rate to 35 GW this year before […]
Prices for photovoltaic (PV) solar panels are falling globally and soon generating your own electricity by putting a few panels on the roof of your house may become a reality for people even in the poorest parts of South Africa. Many reasons are contributing to the fact that these costs are dropping. First of all, […]
(Press Release, Berkeley, CA, Nov 27) — The installed price of solar photovoltaic (PV) power systems in the United States fell substantially in 2011 and through the first half of 2012, according to the latest edition of Tracking the Sun, an annual PV cost-tracking report produced by the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley […]
The Minnesota Renewable Energy Society commissioned a house called “Tiny House” that features numerous different renewable energy and energy efficiency features.