The Space Solar Power Initiative (SSPI), a collaboration between Caltech and Northrup Grumman, has developed a system of lightweight solar power tiles which can convert solar energy to radio waves and can be placed in orbit to beam power to an energy-thirsty Earth.
SOAKING IN THE SUN’S RAYS
A scientist in Mexico has created glowing cement that absorbs solar energy during the day and emits light after sun-down.
Claiming the engineered cement can last a hundred years, he says it could make roads and structures glow in the dark, cutting the cost of street-lighting.
The patent is the ...
A close-up image of perovskite crystals, which just got one step closer to replacing silicon in solar panels. | Photo courtesy of Los Alamos National Laboratory.
Scientists just got one step closer to the next generation of solar panels. Today’s solar panels convert sunlight to electricity using ...
We believe in a future in which we cover 100% of our global energy requirements from renewable sources. The world of 24 hours of sun. In this future, renewable energy is accessible to everyone. Worldwide, at any time, in any place. Solar power plays a leading role in the mix of renewables that ...
GoSun Stove has revolutionized fuel-free cooking over the past three years. Now we are making our award winning solar cooking technology even more accessible and educational. After months of development the Dogger was born.
From the Field to the Classroom
Having developed a matching Educational ...