Solar Electric Rally Launches in Australia

World Solar Challenge - A 3,000 km race across Australia is one of the most prestigious solar car races. The event takes place every two years, it was first launched in 1987 and it is expected that a 1000-watt electric car will be able to travel from Darwin to...

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Tesla unveils third generation of revolutionary Solar Roofs

During a recent conference call on the financial results of the past quarter, Tesla founder Elon Musk talked for a long time concerning the Tesla Energy energy business, which should catch up with the company's main automobile business in terms of revenue in the...

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Ford built an electric Mustang with a manual transmission

Ford wants the world to take notice of its plans for electric vehicles. And what better way than to build an all-electric Mustang fastback with a six-speed manual transmission? And that has us angry over here because it’s a gigantic tease of a prototype that will...

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The power of the Sun: Armenia switches to alternative energy

In Armenia, traditional energy will be changed to an alternative. This task was set by the government. There is everything for its implementation: more than 300 sunny days a year and our production of special panels. Now, alternative energy can not only be produced...

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New Renewable Electricity Installations in Antarctica

The Uruguayan state agency Instituto Antarctico Uruguay (IAU), in a collaboration with ABB Uruguay Utility and the Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mining (MIEM), decided to direct forces to install solar panels in Antarctica. According to researchers, the project...

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How do solar panels work?

As the cost of solar energy has plummeted in recent years alongside major improvements in technical efficiencies and manufacturing quality, many homeowners across the U.S. are starting to look at solar as a viable alternative energy solution. And as solar enters...

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Progress in Solar Energy of RA, 1st semester, 2019

Semi-Annual Summary for Armenia's Solar Energy Sector  Autonomous energy producers As of the first half of 2019, the total number of solar power plants with up to 5 MW of installed capacity reached 10, with total capacity of about 8 MW, and the number of wind power...

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World’s first solar road turned out to be a failure

Photos show the world's first solar road that's turned out to be a colossal failure because it's falling apart and doesn't generate enough energy. France appears to have been on the solar road to nowhere. In July, the French daily newspaper Le Monde reported that the...

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The American airport has completely switched to solar energy

A solar farm covers an area of ​​approximately 16 football fields. Chattanooga Airport in the US state of Tennessee began to operate exclusively on solar energy. “Big think,” writes about it. A 2.74-megawatt solar farm was built specifically to power the airport. It...

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Hyundai releases cars with solar panel roofs

Hyundai published a version of its Sonata hybrid that has solar panels on its roof to support battery charging while driving. The Korean car making company assures that up to 60% of the power for the car's battery will be supplied if the solar roof is used for six...

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