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Solar Panels by Flickr user Chandra Marsono

Science Turns Solar Cells Into So Much Krylon

Solar panels are popular for everything from heating water to charging electric cars like the Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S, but they can be expensive to manufacture and hard to install. Soon, though, you may be able to spray solar cells onto a surface to collect energy from the sun. Researchers at the... read more

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Kurt Busch wins the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway. Photo by Flickr user Ross Harmes

NASCAR Weekend At Infineon A Little Greener With Solar Power

It might seem ironic that on the weekend the NASCAR Cup series visited Infineon Raceway in Northern California, the circuit chose to announce the completion of its large... read more June 28, 2011 by 


 
Solar Panels by Flickr user Chandra Marsono

Solar Windows For Buildings: Will Cars Get The Tech Next?

A Californian start-up has just received an award of $100,000 as part of the "GE ecomagination Challenge" for an energy-saving idea that could change the way that buildings... read more June 27, 2011 by 


 
Mock-up of road design by Solar Roadways

Tomorrow's Tech: Roads That Clear Snow All By Themselves

If you live in the U.S., chances are pretty good that you've been affected by the winter storm currently swirling its way across the country. It's the latest in a string of... read more February 2, 2011 by 


 
Audi solar powered EV charging station

Audi Demonstrates Solar Powered Charging Stations For EVs

Electric vehicle backers love to tout the fact that the so-called green vehicles don’t produce any emissions and don’t rely on dirty fossil fuels dug up out of... read more November 30, 2010 by 


 
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