#Solar power

  • Article: The UK Now Gets More Than Half of Its Energy From Renewables
    Environment

    The UK Now Gets More Than Half of Its Energy From Renewables

    By Joe McCarthy|June 21, 2019

    Coal has gone from being the main source of electricity to a marginal source. Read more

  • Article: Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050
    Environment

    Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 14, 2018

    They're closing down coal plants to invest in wind farms. Read more

  • Article: California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels
    Environment

    California Will Require All New Homes to Have Solar Panels

    By Joe McCarthy|May 10, 2018

    The new bill is critical to the state’s broader environmental efforts. Read more

  • Article: This Global Citizen of Canada Brings Light to Tanzania — Literally
    Environment

    This Global Citizen of Canada Brings Light to Tanzania — Literally

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 1, 2018

    Karibu is a social enterprise that created solar-powered lights to replace kerosene. Read more

  • Article: Morocco Has Built a Solar Farm as Big as Paris
    Environment

    Morocco Has Built a Solar Farm as Big as Paris

    By Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2018

    Solar energy is the future. Read more

  • Article: 2017 Was the Best Year Ever For Solar Power
    Environment

    2017 Was the Best Year Ever For Solar Power

    By Joe McCarthy|April 6, 2018

    China was the driving force behind this surge. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Is Investing $200 Billion in Solar Energy
    Environment

    Saudi Arabia Is Investing $200 Billion in Solar Energy

    By Joe McCarthy|March 28, 2018

    The country wants to get 10% of its energy from renewables by 2023. Read more

  • Article: France Sends $861 Million to World’s Largest Solar Power Pact
    Finance & Innovation

    France Sends $861 Million to World’s Largest Solar Power Pact

    By Joe McCarthy|March 12, 2018

    The money will be used to transform the solar industry. Read more