100 Watt Folding Solar Panels with USB C Power Delivery Review

I was looking for a 100W folding solar panel that had a USB C Power Delivery Port. I only found two on Amazon. I ordered both and put them thru their paces. I definitely liked the Megasolar better than the BigBlue panels. The Megasolar controller has selectable DC output voltages (12,15,20V). It also has a… Continue reading 100 Watt Folding Solar Panels with USB C Power Delivery Review

Lorde Performs "Solar Power" for Global Citizen Live | Global Citizen Live

New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde opens the New York moment of Global Citizen Live with a performance of the uplifting song “Solar Power.” Global Citizen Live calls for action to halt climate change and for wealthy countries to deliver on the $100B climate pledge, $6B for famine relief, and COVID-19 vaccine justice for all. On Sept.… Continue reading Lorde Performs "Solar Power" for Global Citizen Live | Global Citizen Live

How This Roofing Company Is Taking On Tesla’s Solar Roof

GAF Energy is taking on Tesla with the release of its new solar shingles. While the concept of solar shingles that blend in seamlessly with a regular roof has been around for decades, higher costs and lower efficiency and reliability as compared with traditional solar panels have prevented the product from taking off. But GAF… Continue reading How This Roofing Company Is Taking On Tesla’s Solar Roof

Concrete that generates solar power | Tomorrow Today

The concrete can conduct electricity and, after being coated with organic dyes like fruit juice, produces electricity through artificial photosynthesis. It’s an innovation from researchers at the University of Kassel.

Benefits of Solar Panels

Renewable energy not only benefits the greater good by reducing the need for traditional power fuel sources, but it also provides direct benefits to homeowners. To learn more about the benefits of solar panels, this video delves into what sort of investment you might be looking at, as well as how solar panels work, if… Continue reading Benefits of Solar Panels

Why Tesla Solar Hasn’t Worked Out The Way Elon Musk Promised

It’s been five years since Tesla acquired SolarCity for about $2.6 billion. The deal was immediately controversial with some shareholders suing Elon Musk. But fans looked forward to charging their Tesla electric vehicles on sunshine. CNBC interviewed industry experts and recent Tesla solar customers to see how the company is delivering on its promises today.… Continue reading Why Tesla Solar Hasn’t Worked Out The Way Elon Musk Promised

The Future Of Energy Storage Beyond Lithium Ion

Over the past decade, prices for solar panels and wind farms have reached all-time lows. However, the price for lithium ion batteries, the leading energy storage technology, has remained too high. So researchers are exploring other alternatives, including flow batteries, thermal batteries, and gravity-based systems. CORRECTION (March 14, 2020): At 12:53 we incorrectly identify the… Continue reading The Future Of Energy Storage Beyond Lithium Ion

Vegas' Heliostat: The Solar Panels That Power Casinos | How Cities Work | Spark

Electronic billboards, data storage and even mobile phones are all pushing up demands for electricity in our cities now an army of engineers is trying to wean these cities of energy produced from fossil fuels. Subscribe to Spark for more amazing science, tech and engineering videos – Follow us on Facebook: Follow us on Instagram:… Continue reading Vegas' Heliostat: The Solar Panels That Power Casinos | How Cities Work | Spark

SunPower Solar Panels: 2021 Expert Review

Solar Calculator: Here is SolarReviews’ expert review on SunPower solar panels for 2021. In this video, we will break down every score SunPower received in our expert ranking system. This will give you the information to help decide if SunPower solar panels are the right option for you. We host over 30,000 authentic customer reviews… Continue reading SunPower Solar Panels: 2021 Expert Review

8 Surprising Facts About Solar Power | NowThis

Yes, solar power still works when the sun isn’t out — and 7 more facts that might surprise you about this renewable energy source. » Subscribe to NowThis: » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: In US news and current events today, NowThis… Continue reading 8 Surprising Facts About Solar Power | NowThis