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Top 6 Things You Didn't Know About Solar Energy

The solar industry is changing rapidly as it experiences unprecedented growth. Here are 6 facts that may surprise you about this increasingly popular source of power. 6. Solar energy is the most abundant energy resource on earth — 173,000 terawatts of solar energy strikes the Earth continuously. ...

Meat, seeds and solar

Switzerland’s Biohof Schmid produces organic seeds, fruits as well as organic meat products – powered by solar energy since 2009. Shortly after installing their own solar system, the first neighbors asked the team if they could help them realize their own projects: “We are actually quite busy ...

Apple is launching a new company to sell surplus solar energy

For years, Apple has been generating solar power at a number of enormous solar farms around the world, helping offset the energy used by its many manufacturing and distribution facilities. Although the company isn’t completely powering its global operations by solar energy, there is enough excess ...

When tracking orcas, solar shows the way

Canadian Solar now powers the world-renowned OrcaLab Whale Research Center, situated on a remote island near Alert Bay off the British Columbia coast in Canada. “Thanks to fantastic donations of solar panels and hardware from Canadian Solar Industries (CSI), OrcaLab has a new and vastly improved ...