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13-year-old scientist Georgia Hutchinson.

A 13-year-old won $25,000 for a solar-panel invention that can locate the sun at any time

Georgia Hutchinson, a 13-year-old from California, recently won $25,000 for inventing a solar-energy system that can locate the sun at any time.

California just became the first state to require solar panels on all new homes. Here’s how long it takes to make the $10,000 investment pay off...

A solar panel can add thousands of dollars to the cost of a home, but the California Energy Commission says it all pays off in the long run.
All the countries that use less energy than bitcoin mining.

William Shatner once called bitcoin a ‘snob currency’ — now he’s pushing bitcoin miners to use solar power

Actor William Shatner of Star Trek fame wants bitcoin miners use solar. He's now the spokesman for Solar Alliance, a Canadian company that plans to outfit a new warehouse with a solar array and rent space to bitcoin miners.

The US has added more solar power than any other type of electricity in 2018 so far — more evidence of an energy revolution

According to a new report from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), the US solar market added 2.5 gigawatts of new capacity so far in 2018, up 13% from the first quarter of 2017.
A worker carries a flotation device that keep the solar panels above water.

China’s latest energy megaprojects show that coal is really on the way out

In Anhui, China, two giant solar farms — one of which will go online in May — are part of the global shift away from energy generated from fossil fuels.
The floating solar power station in Anhui province, China.

China’s latest energy megaproject shows that coal really is on the way out

China built a floating solar farm on a collapsed coal mine. The project signals that Chinese cities are depending less on fossil fuels while reducing pollution.
President Donald Trump

Trump’s latest move could be a sign of looming economic pain

President Trump slapped a tariff on washing machines and solar panels on Monday, but the move could have serious negative consequences.

Inside an 18th century Scottish farmhouse that was transformed into a modern day home powered by the sun

Take a look inside an 18th century farmhouse that architects renovated into a modern, solar-powered home in Dumfries, Scotland.

This box can deliver electricity and drinking water anywhere

The "Off Grid B...