Category Archives: solar panels on roof

Elon Musk Believes You Can Power the US on Solar Alone and He is Happy to Tweet About It – Interesting Engineering
11 Dec
7:13

Elon Musk Believes You Can Power the US on Solar Alone and He is Happy to Tweet About It – Interesting Engineering

Elon Musk is a big fan of solar. We all know that since for starters he sells Tesla solar roofs but mostly because he has always vehemently defended solar energy. RELATED: ELON MUSK SAYS HE CAN END PUERTO RICO’S POWER CRISIS WITH SOLAR ENERGY Two years ago the ambitious CEO claimed […]

Preservation panel sees the light on solar – Evanston Now
11 Dec
5:34

Preservation panel sees the light on solar – Evanston Now

After a rebuke from the City Council, Evanston’s Preservation Commission Tuesday night approved a plan for a renovation project using solar panels. The Council on Nov. 25 overturned the Preservation Commission’s rejection of plans to add solar panels that would be visible from the street to a home at 1040 Hinman Ave. […]

Researchers made a solar window by punching holes through silicon – Inverse
11 Dec
4:03

Researchers made a solar window by punching holes through silicon – Inverse

Researchers in South Korea have developed a new method for making solar windows. Correcting a well-known problem with transparent solar cells producing a reddish hue, these researchers discovered is that you can make a solar window simply by punching extremely small holes—the size of a strand of hair—into crystalline silicon […]

11 Dec
2:23

Solar-Estimate.org Releases First-of-its-Kind AI-Powered Solar Panel Layout Tool and Open Solar Calculator – PRNewswire

While there are several solar design software packages that do exist, they are specifically for professional solar designers. They require training and aren’t suitable for consumers surfing the web. The new Solar-Estimate.org tool is so easy to use, professional-grade design and financial accuracy are now accessible to consumers without any […]

County awards solar contracts; 12 Richmond Highway area schools on list – Covering the Corridor
11 Dec
3:13

County awards solar contracts; 12 Richmond Highway area schools on list – Covering the Corridor

Solar panes on the roof of Discovery Elementary School in Arlington. (Arlington County Public Schools image) Fairfax County has awarded three contracts for the first phase of its effort to install solar arrays on government-owned buildings across the county. The county said in a press release Tuesday that the solar […]

Five Maine companies win federal solar power grants – Press Herald
11 Dec
1:43

Five Maine companies win federal solar power grants – Press Herald

A craft brewery in Freeport and a stone and tile company in Topsham are among the five Maine firms that won a total of $245,774 in federal grants for renewable energy projects, specifically solar electric panels. The awards were announced Tuesday by U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine. The U.S. Department […]

Elon Musk’s Plan for One Giant Solar Farm Is a Little Insane, but Not Completely Insane – Popular Mechanics
11 Dec
12:13

Elon Musk’s Plan for One Giant Solar Farm Is a Little Insane, but Not Completely Insane – Popular Mechanics

Westend61/Tobias SchwarzGetty Images Elon Musk is once again touting his idea to turn 10,000 square miles of U.S. desert into a solar farm that can power the entire country. The cost of this solar farm is potentially eye-watering, but it may be one of the less expensive of the possible […]

Tesla Solar: Is the Version 3 Roof Really Superior? – Market Realist
10 Dec
7:33

Tesla Solar: Is the Version 3 Roof Really Superior? – Market Realist

Elon Musk delivered his year-end priorities to Tesla (TSLA) employees last week. One of the priorities was to increase the company’s solar deployments. Whether or not Musk made 2019 the Year of Solar is debatable. But with Tesla’s Solar Roof Version 3, the company made some notable developments on that […]

Here’s where Tesla is planning Solarglass roof tile installations – Electrek
10 Dec
6:03

Here’s where Tesla is planning Solarglass roof tile installations – Electrek

With version 3 of its solar roof tiles, now called Tesla Solarglass roof, Tesla has created a lot of interest in its new solar product. Here’s where Tesla plans to first install the new solar roof tiles. In October, Tesla launched version 3 of its Solar Roof tiles, and it […]

EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Provides Solar Technology Update – Associated Press
10 Dec
2:53

EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Provides Solar Technology Update – Associated Press

NIAGARA FALLS, ON / ACCESSWIRE / December 10, 2019 / EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. (TSXV:EHT) (“EHT”) is pleased to report that it has achieved a major breakthrough in its solar panel construction and output. EHT has been able to use a back contact solar back sheet and integrate its ENERTEC […]

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