New technology could make solar panels cheaper, more accessible

The solar industry is slowly growing, but for many, installing solar panel.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 19th, 2017

These Printed Solar Panels Aren"t as Sexy as Elon Musk"s Roofs, but They"re More Groundbreaking

A team of researchers in Australia has created a solution that could make solar energy far more accessible......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 19th, 2017

How an NCSU solar grant could make rural power cheaper

N.C. State University’s North Carolina Clean Energy Technology Center just snagged a $1 million grant from the Department of Energy – cash that could one day make energy prices in rural areas across the state cheaper. At least that’s the hope, says.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 3rd, 2016

Technology Meant to Make Bitcoin Money Again Just Went Live

“It feels like we’re right on the edge of mass cryptocurrency adoption” A version of the technology that's meant to make cryptocurrency payments faster and cheaper went live Thursda.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 15th, 2018

Trump just claimed the U.S. makes better solar panels than China. That's not quite right

"The idea that Chinese companies make technologically inferior solar products on the back of cheap labor is an outdated myth,".....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 26th, 2018

Hate Flying? Here Are 5 Tricks to Make It Easy (and Fun)

With flights getting cheaper and destinations becoming more accessible, flying shouldn't be a reason for hesitation. I've got some tips for making the journey manageable......»»

Category: topSource: incFeb 22nd, 2018

South Australia is giving away Tesla batteries so it can build the world"s biggest virtual power plant

Mark Brake / Getty Images The South Australian government plans to equip homes with solar panels and Tesla Powerwall batteries to make a 250-megawatt virtual power plant. The virtual power plant will deliver excess power generated by participa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 6th, 2018

Budget proposes nil import duty on solar energy equipment

The government has proposed to eliminate the import duty on components that make up solar panels. In his last full budget before Union elections, Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley has proposed.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineFeb 1st, 2018

After Trump tariffs, Chinese solar company says it will build U.S. factory

President Trump wants Chinese solar panels firms to make more of their products in the U.S. -- and they appear to be getting the message......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 30th, 2018

Tariff will crimp solar development in the Southeast more severely than elsewhere

President Donald Trump’s 30% tariff on foreign solar panels could prove particularly hard on the Southeast, where low energy prices make utilities and private customers sensitive to cost hikes......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 25th, 2018

Tariffs on solar panels, washing machines met with mixed emotions

U.S. President Donald Trump announced the implementation of steep tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels in an attempt to help protect domestic manufacturers from imports that are cheaper, thanks in part to subsidies in their home countries.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 23rd, 2018

We"re about to find out if Trump meant anything he said about taking a jackhammer to global trade deals

Mark Lyons / Stringer / Getty Images In the coming weeks the White House will make trade decisions about a number of goods ranging from steel to solar panels. Mostly, these decisions are about attacking China, b.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2018


OUC is expanding solar options to brighten the future for clean, sustainable energy. To help meet our customers’ growing needs, we’re finding innovative ways to make solar an option for all kinds of situations.  AN ARRAY OF INNOVATIVE SOLAR PROGR.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 7th, 2017

Commentary: The New Digital Pill Is Another Example of the Limits of Technology in Health Care

It wouldn't make the drug any cheaper or eliminate side effects. Last week, the FDA approved a first-of-its-kind medical device to track whether patients are actually taking their medications. The device .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 21st, 2017

Transparent Solar Panels Could Harvest Energy From Windows and Eventually Replace Fossil Fuels

A new generation of see-through solar cell technology could harvest energy from building and car windows as well as cell phones......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 24th, 2017

Amazon looks to new food technology for home delivery

Amazon has looked into a new way of preparing food that would make home delivery easier and cheaper for the company......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 11th, 2017

"Anyone" Can Make Solar Panels, Not Just Industry Incumbents

"Anyone" Can Make Solar Panels, Not Just Industry Incumbents.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaAug 2nd, 2017

China will make 25% more solar panels in 2017 than it did last year

Thomson ReutersChina's solar industry is expected to produce 25% more panels in 2017 than las.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 21st, 2017

How technology is changing the market for energy commodities

An experiment performed by a startup in Brooklyn, New York, in 2016 could be a harbinger of the future of the energy industry. In the experiment, individuals were able to trade energy generated by solar panels between each other using the same blockchai.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

ProtectWise Uses Video Games to Help Make IT Security Jobs More Accessible

Founded by former McAfee chief technology officer Scott Chasin, ProtectWise aims to put a new face to cybersecurity that will be more intuitive for a generation that grew up with video games and virtual reality......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 5th, 2017

Elon Musk"s Solar Roofs Have Some Serious (and Seriously Cheap) Competition

A team of researchers in Australia has created a solution that could make solar energy far more accessible......»»

Category: topSource: incMay 19th, 2017