As solar power gets cheaper, experts are predicting a global boom that could significantly reduce carbon dioxide emissions. DW spoke with leading solar expert Eicke Weber about solar's vast potential.
A new solar power installation in New York City will ultimately increase the city's renewables capacity by 50%.
Solar power, only a minuscule part of the energy mix in the United States, is getting a boost from cheap panels, growing acceptance by large companies and chances for homeowners to rent solar systems.
The growth of the US solar energy industry is impressive, Calhoun and Morris write, but so-called 'soft costs' keep solar prices high in the US, compared to countries like Germany, a champion of solar ...
Webster Groves signed a $130,000 20-year lease to install solar panels at the city service center. The solar array system will produce an estimated 60 percent of the service center’s power.
Walking among exhibit booths at the 2013 Solar Power International in the company of thousands of other conference attendees, I was excited to see the latest innovations in the solar industry that are helping to drive the industry’s growth.
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Six Americans stand out for their defense of science in 2013.