Conserving your phone’s battery while on the go is a painful reality for most smartphone owners. As we continue to use our phones and tablets more and more each day, having a reliable source of power to keep those devices charged is no longer [...]
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Combining solar technology with standard roofing materials, solar shingles are one of the hottest building-integrated photovoltaic (PV) products on the market today. Integrating seamlessly into a roof, solar shingles are ideal for homeowners who [...]
This year has given rise to some exciting new solar technology innovations. Solar cells are continuing to get thinner and lighter, new regions are being opened up for solar farm development, and residential solar power generation is becoming more of [...]
Dreaming of living life off the grid? We at Modernize are strong supporters of a minimalist and eco-friendly way of living—which is why we are such fans of solar-powered appliances. Not only are they friendly to the environment, these innovative [...]
Historical problems with solar adoption have largely revolved around their economics. How much does a solar kilowatt-hour cost compared to fossil fuels? Currently, the cost of providing solar power is dropping rapidly and, subsequently, the adoption [...]
Solar’s Business Innovation: How Creative Financing and Energy Exchanges Are Accelerating the Adoption of Clean Energy
It’s no accident that renewable energy companies don’t have access to the same economic advantages that fossil fuel companies do. The fossil fuel industry has had a century of a head start, leveraging their economic strength and influencing policy. [...]
China has recently launched a gigantic airship into near space from Mongolia. The helium-filled airship has been positioned near the top of the Earth’s atmosphere. It took no fuel to ascend that high into near space. The sun powers it into [...]
In late 2014, the government of the Netherlands, in collaboration with the private sector, opened a first-of-its-kind bike path that is able to generate electricity through solar power, aiming to use the country’s cycling culture to increase [...]
This is awesome – and a big step in making renewable energy more accessible to homeowners.
Google will fly an 84-foot wind turbine next month as part of an ongoing experiment with wind energy. The turbines, or energy kites as they’re called by Google’s Makani division, are closer to planes than they are traditional turbines. [...]