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Tokyo to Build Eco-Friendly ‘Solar Roads’ Ahead of 2020 Olympics

The city hopes to offset the cost of the project by building the solar roads on government-facilities before the 2020 Olympic Games.

Solar-Powered, Weed-Killing Robots Could Save Farmers Billions of Dollars on Herbicides

Instead of charging farmers money for blindly spraying an entire crop field with herbicide, these autonomous robots are ready to disrupt a multi-billion dollar agrochemical industry.

California Set to Become First US State Requiring Solar Panels on New Homes

The state of California is poised to become the first US state to make solar panels a mandatory addition to most newly-built homes. The state's...

Solar Power Breaks Even More Records in 2017

According to this international report on solar energy, the world is headed towards a very bright future.

Indian District Becomes First Territory to be 100% Solar Powered

The new solar facilities aren't just cheaper for the district residents – they also serve as an example of sustainability for the rest of the country.

Thanks to Cheap Solar Prices, Egypt Will Use its Sunshine for World’s Largest Solar Park

The park, which is located on a 14-square mile plot of land near Aswan, will be home to 32 different power plants, reportedly making it the largest solar array in the world.

Scientists Create World’s First Zero-Emission Solar Fuel Reactor That Works at Night

Not only can the facility create fuel when the sun is down, but it can also use air as the medium for heat transfer.

China is Building Another Enormous Floating Solar Farm on Top of Abandoned Coal Mine

The floating solar farm that previously held the “world's-largest” title resides in the very same city as the new one in China.

Clean Water Lands in Puerto Rico Thanks to Solar-Powered Filtration

The solar-powered, military-grade water filters can clean thousands of gallons of water – and they are now being used to help Puerto Rican families.

Free Solar Panels to Be Installed on 800K Low-income UK Households

Over 800,000 low-income houses in England and Wales are to have free solar panels installed on their rooves over the course of the next...

International Space Station Photobombs Solar Eclipse (And Other Stunning NASA Pics)

Well, it’s over. The great North American solar eclipse tracked across America as crowds gazed into the heavens with their protective eye glasses in...

Wind and Solar Power Has Likely Saved Up to 12,700 American Lives, Study Says

This new study asserts that not only is renewable energy good for the health of the earth – it is also good for human...

Tesla’s Solar Roof May Actually Be Cheaper Than Your Own Roof

Almost 6 months ago, media sources were speculating on the prices of Tesla's solar roofing tiles – and now, the numbers are in In contrast...

Jimmy Carter’s New Solar Farm Will Power Half His City

Though former United States President Jimmy Carter is 92 years-old, he is still paving the way for a brighter future. Mr. Carter, who ascended to...

Solar Paint is Cheap, Revolutionary Future for Clean Energy

Researchers have developed a solar paint that can absorb water vapor and split it to generate hydrogen – the cleanest source of energy. The paint...

College Kids Spend Spring Break Installing Solar Panels For Low-Income Families

These college students may be stretching out in the sun over spring break, but it's not because they're on a beach – they're actually...

Solar Water Wheels Prevent 1Mil Pounds of Trash From Entering Baltimore Harbor

Mr. Trash Wheel may look a little silly with his googley eyes and gaping mouth, but he has a serious job: keeping trash from...

7,000 Railway Stations in India to Be Powered By Solar

Almost every railway station in India will soon be powered by roofs full of solar panels.

France Opens World’s First Solar Road

This Normandy village is now the home of the Wattway: 0.6 miles of solar road designed to power the town's streetlights.

USA Installs Record Amount of Solar Power With 192% Growth

Over 4,143 megawatts of power were installed during the solar industry's third quarter, pushing 2016 to have an estimated 88% more growth than 2015.