SOLARWATT kits out poultry farm with egg-citing new solar roof

The firm has installed a solar system made up of 256 photovoltaic modules on the roof of the energy-efficient facility

Wind and solar power ‘must expand eight-fold by 2030’

That’s according to DNV GL, which says this is vital to meeting the Paris Agreement

Solar-powered yacht surfs towards electric-assisted sailing

Silent-Yachts’ Silent 55 takes the form of a battery-electric catamaran – however, the vessel will cost you €1.4 million

Free solar panel scheme launches to help businesses go off-grid

The energy generated will be supplied to the grid, with the user then able to purchase it back at a discounted fixed-tariff rate

Solar power ‘reaches grid parity in China’

New research suggests subsidy-free solar projects could be built in most cities across China at a cheaper price than energy supplied by the grid

Solar energy storage market ‘to surpass annual installation rate of 3GW by 2025’

Market research firm Global Market Insights notes in 2018, the combined battery and solar energy market was worth more than $170 million

‘Farms are the best place on Earth to site solar panels’

A new study suggests if less than 1% of agricultural land around the world had solar panels deployed on it, it would provide enough renewable electricity to match global demand

Solar and wind-powered house goes on sale on Amazon for $24k

Unfortunately, the Weizhengheng house is not featured as part of Amazon Prime and shipping will cost an additional $1,000

Is solar energy worth its weight in gold?

B2Gold has announced plans to install a solar plant at its gold mine in Fekola, Mali

South Western Railway to host trackside solar pilot project

The scheme aims to find a way to channel power directly from panels into the rail network