#Solar Power

  • Article: This Train Station in India Is the First to Run Entirely on Solar Energy
    Environment

    This Train Station in India Is the First to Run Entirely on Solar Energy

    By Phineas Rueckert|May 21, 2018

    Indian Railways wants 25% of energy to be renewable by 2025. Read more

  • Article: Solar Power Could Save Water in Thirsty Middle East and North Africa
    Water & Sanitation

    Solar Power Could Save Water in Thirsty Middle East and North Africa

    May 15, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Switching to renewable energy could save water used in generating electricity. Read more

  • Article: President Trump’s Solar Panel Tax, Aimed at China, Will Also Hurt Americans, Experts Say
    Environment

    President Trump’s Solar Panel Tax, Aimed at China, Will Also Hurt Americans, Experts Say

    By Daniele Selby|Jan. 23, 2018

    The tax on foreign-made panels is meant to help the US’s solar industry, but will drive up costs. Read more

  • Article: This 15-Year-Old Is Bringing Light to One of Puerto Rico's Poorest Communities
    Environment

    This 15-Year-Old Is Bringing Light to One of Puerto Rico's Poorest Communities

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 24, 2017

    15-year-old Salvador Gabriel Gomez Colón wants to bring light to 1,000 poor, rural Puerto Ricans. Read more

  • Article: 139 Countries Could Move to 100% Renewable Energy by 2050
    Environment

    139 Countries Could Move to 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 24, 2017

    The majority of these countries already have the resources to start transitioning to clean energy. Read more

  • Article: What Scientists Hope to Learn From Today's Solar Eclipse
    Environment

    What Scientists Hope to Learn From Today's Solar Eclipse

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 21, 2017

    Hopefully experts will learn more about how we use solar energy. Read more

  • Article: Wind Energy Powered All of Scotland’s Households for Six Months
    Environment

    Wind Energy Powered All of Scotland’s Households for Six Months

    By Phineas Rueckert|July 25, 2017

    That’s three million homes, and counting. Read more

  • Article: The World’s Largest Floating Solar Panel Farm Is Now in China
    Environment

    The World’s Largest Floating Solar Panel Farm Is Now in China

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 8, 2017

    China’s solar production doubled in 2016, but almost two-thirds of the country still runs on coal. Read more