#Solar Energy

  • Article: Sustainable Electric Bikes Are Helping Women Find Economic Empowerment in Rural Zimbabwe

    Sustainable Electric Bikes Are Helping Women Find Economic Empowerment in Rural Zimbabwe

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 27, 2020

    The bikes are saving women hours of walking and chores. Read more

  • Article: Solar Energy Is Key in the Fight to End Extreme Poverty

    Solar Energy Is Key in the Fight to End Extreme Poverty

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 30, 2020

    Solar power is clean, renewable, and can help alleviate poverty. Read more

  • Article: Britain Just Went Without Coal for Its Longest Stretch Since the Industrial Revolution

    Britain Just Went Without Coal for Its Longest Stretch Since the Industrial Revolution

    By James Hitchings-Hales|April 28, 2020

    The UK has broken a new green record. Read more

  • Article: 72% of New Energy Used in 2019 Came From Renewable Sources

    72% of New Energy Used in 2019 Came From Renewable Sources

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 8, 2020

    Renewable energy sources now account for over a third of the world’s total energy capacity. Read more

  • Article: Solar-Powered Cable Cars Serve Bogota's Poorest Using Clean Energy

    Solar-Powered Cable Cars Serve Bogota's Poorest Using Clean Energy

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 17, 2019

    The system allows thousands of people to travel with almost no carbon footprint. Read more

  • Article: This Amazing Solar-Powered Cinema Is Sharing South Africa's Stories

    This Amazing Solar-Powered Cinema Is Sharing South Africa's Stories

    By Mbali Kgame  and  Carmen Singer|Sept. 27, 2018

    Films spark debate and shape culture — and this cinema is bringing them to everyone. Read more

  • Article: Olympics 2020: The Road to Tokyo Will Be Paved With Solar Panels

    Olympics 2020: The Road to Tokyo Will Be Paved With Solar Panels

    June 11, 2018

    New pathways intended to promote the Japanese host city as an eco-friendly destination. Read more

  • Article: Tesla Is Donating Solar Panels to Low-Income Australians

    Tesla Is Donating Solar Panels to Low-Income Australians

    By Phineas Rueckert|Feb. 5, 2018

    The plant will initially provide power to 1,100 low-income residents. Read more