Solar powered camera brings AI tech into focus

Seattle-based startup Xnor’s new device uses AI technology to intelligently detect visual objects

Wind and solar infrastructure
Could US wind, solar and battery plant be the holy trinity of renewables?

A new facility will combine 300MW of wind generation, 50MW of solar power and 30MW of battery storage

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Solar plant in Ghana hits the roof

The 400.4KW solar plant is based on the roof of drink producer Kasapreko’s bottling facility

Solar panels being installed
Lithuanian packaging producer unboxes 1.4MW solar project

The panels on the roof of the RETAL factory cost around €1 million to install

Solar panels being installed
EnBW plans to build 175MW solar farm without subsidies

It says the site will be the largest facility of its kind in Germany once it is completed

Africa’s solar TVs get bigger and better

Azuri has unveiled a new 32-inch version of its sun-powered TV for off-grid households

Swiss countryside
Swiss solar roofs could produce 83% of all power demand

The Swiss Federal Office of Energy says panels spread across every rooftop in the country could generate around 50tWh of electricity a year

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UK firm wins tender to keep the sun shining on Oman’s rooftop solar

PassivSystems’ management platform aims to make sure the panels are as well suited to the desert environment as possible

Kazakhstan’s renewable future looks sunny with 50MW solar plant

The EBRD and GCF are providing a joint loan of $50.4 million to help fund the project

Solar panel
Building and curtailing solar ‘could be cheaper than battery storage’

A new report found installing more capacity and not using it all the time was the best option