Energy Storage Revolution: Tesla solar-powered battery system to power your home

Tesla introduces Tesla Energy, a suite of batteries for homes, businesses, and utilities fostering a clean energy ecosystem and helping wean the world off fossil fuels.

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Peugeot selects Gemasolar plant in Spain as backdrop to advertise new Hybrid car

The 19.9 MW Gemasolar thermoelectric solar plant near Seville in southern Spain’s Andalucia province,  owned by Torresol Energy and developed by SENER  has been chosen as the backdrop for the ad campaign of the car manufacturer Peugeot, advertising its new 308 R Hybrid which will make its debut at the 2015 Shanghai Auto Show.

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Mitsubishi successfully tests technology for space solar power systems

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has conducted ground demonstration testing of “wireless power transmission,” a new technology presently under development to serve as the core technology of the space solar power systems (SSPS) that are expected to be the power generation systems of the future.

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Rayton Solar set to make solar energy 62% cheaper via a laser beam

American company Rayton Solar claims to have developed the technology to produce solar panels in the U.S.  that are 62% cheaper than the industry standard and are 25% more efficient.

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Thin-Film solar products contest to award over $600,000 in cash prizes

To raise more awareness for thin-film solar, Hanergy Thin Film Power, a leading solar manufacturer, has launched the Thin-Film Solar Product Global Innovation Competition in cooperation with several international design centers and SfunCube, the world’s most vibrant ecosystem for solar start-ups.

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