General Motors (GM) has introduced a way to turn parking spots into solar charging stations for electric vehicles: a Tracking Solar Tree that moves with the sun to better collect the energizing rays it gives off.
Facebook is teaming up with Cogenra Solar to put a solar cogeneration system in at its headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif.
It's natural, perhaps, to associate solar power with the hot places of the world.
The oceans of Pandora and their threatened conditions will be a major focus of James Cameron's upcoming Avatar sequel.
New research from the Interstate Renewable Energy Council confirms that strong consumer demand combined with rebates are driving installation of photovoltaics, solar heating and concentrating solar technologies.
The desert might seem like the most obvious place to take advantage of solar power, but most view the space as barren wasteland.
Despite its general lack of, um, surface area, a new "photovoltaic bikini" designed by Andrew Schneider apparently provides enough power to run your MP3 player.
A new discovery by scientists could lead to solar power without the usual semiconductor-based solar cells.
Gold, kings have slaughtered for it and some people have teeth made out of it. But now it has a new use.
Britain's working on a new personal power pack for troops that should be half the weight of conventional models.
Chinese company Umeox Mobile recently announced one of the first smartphones to be put into production that can be changed using solar power.
The US Department of the Interior has approved the world's largest solar energy project.
Norwegian firm Ensol and the University of Leicester have developed a spray-on coating for windows that acts as a solar cell.