Renewable Energy

Rooftop Solar Installations Rise, Pace of Growth Falls
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Rooftop Solar Installations Rise, Pace of Growth Falls

Rooftop solar installations in the first quarter of 2017 have followed last year's... More

Wind Power Now the Top Renewable in U.S.
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Wind Power Now the Top Renewable in U.S.

Hydroelectric no longer rules the day, according to this report from Green... More

Lithium-Ion Battery Creator Helps Develop a New Battery Technology at Age 94
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Lithium-Ion Battery Creator Helps Develop a New Battery Technology at Age 94

It's safer, can store more energy and can last much longer. More

Pacific Island Changes From Diesel Fuel to 100% Solar Power
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Pacific Island Changes From Diesel Fuel to 100% Solar Power

The island of Ta'u in American Samoa now boasts a solar microgrid from Tesla's... More

BUILDER, Meritage Join on reNEWable Living Concept Home
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BUILDER, Meritage Join on reNEWable Living Concept Home

Year-long project will focus on engineering that solves for the cost and... More

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Meritage Takes Aim at the Future of Resiliency Meritage Takes Aim at the Future of Resiliency

CR Herro, vice president of environmental affairs at Meritage Homes, speaks about the reNEWable Living Home project. More

This Eco-Battery Could Run on Seawater
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This Eco-Battery Could Run on Seawater

Researchers at Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) in South... More

Lancaster, Calif. Passes Zero Net Energy Requirement for New Homes
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Lancaster, Calif. Passes Zero Net Energy Requirement for New Homes

The California town is taking another step toward going green by not just... More

New Material Can Cool Roofs and Structures With Zero Energy Consumption
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New Material Can Cool Roofs and Structures With Zero Energy Consumption

A team of University of Colorado Boulder engineers has developed a scalable... More

These Nearly Unbreakable Solar Panels Are Flexible
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These Nearly Unbreakable Solar Panels Are Flexible

Instead of one solid sheet, these highly portable panels are made from a pliable... More

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