#Solar Power

  • Article: Solar Power Is Bringing Health Care to Women at the World's Biggest Refugee Camp
    Girls & Women

    Solar Power Is Bringing Health Care to Women at the World's Biggest Refugee Camp

    By Leah Rodriguez  and  Carmen Singer|Oct. 23, 2018

    The HOPE Foundation is the first to use the technology at a women’s hospital in Kutupalong. Read more

  • Article: With Solar Farms and Panels, Bangladesh Inches Toward Its Green Energy Goal
    Environment

    With Solar Farms and Panels, Bangladesh Inches Toward Its Green Energy Goal

    Oct. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    But coal and oil plants are still being built in the power-hungry country too. Read more

  • 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