#Solar

  • Article: Renewable Energy Just Overtook Fossil Fuels in the UK for the First Time

    Renewable Energy Just Overtook Fossil Fuels in the UK for the First Time

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Oct. 16, 2019

    Renewable energy just provided 40% of all of Britain’s electricity needs. Read more

  • Article: This English Rail Line Will Be World’s First Directly Powered By Solar Energy

    This English Rail Line Will Be World’s First Directly Powered By Solar Energy

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Aug. 27, 2019

    The future is here — and it's in Aldershot. Read more

  • Article: 4 Women Whose Lives Have Been Transformed by Solar Power in Africa — and How You Can Help Even More

    4 Women Whose Lives Have Been Transformed by Solar Power in Africa — and How You Can Help Even More

    By Imogen Calderwood|Energise Africa|June 18, 2019

    Over 600 million people in sub-Saharan Africa live their daily lives without electricity. Read more

  • Article: Australia’s Solar Power Installations Soar to Record Heights

    Australia’s Solar Power Installations Soar to Record Heights

    By Madeleine Keck|April 17, 2019

    Solar installations in the first quarter of 2019 were 46% greater than the same period last year. Read more

  • Article: Solar Power Could Be Key to Improving Health Care in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Solar Power Could Be Key to Improving Health Care in Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Sophie Maes|Jan. 9, 2019

    More than 1 billion people do not have electricity and half of them live in sub-Saharan Africa. Read more

  • Article: Egypt Is Building the World's Largest Solar Energy Park

    Egypt Is Building the World's Largest Solar Energy Park

    By Jasper Lo|July 31, 2018

    The Benban Solar Park will contain up to 41 solar plants and generate 20% of Egypt’s electricity. Read more

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

    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: Saudi Arabia Is Investing $200 Billion in Solar Energy

    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