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World’s Largest Floating Solar Panels

World’s Largest Floating Solar Panels

China once had a reputation as a coal-guzzling, smog – blanketed polluter. However, that is changing fast. China invests more in wind, hydro and solar power than any other country and recently, China switched on the world’s largest floating solar power plant. Where is it located? The floating solar power plant is located in the… Continue Reading

Google’s Latest Feature

Google’s Latest Feature

Google knows and does just about everything, but the latest feature might just blow your mind away. Google’s Project Sunroof allows you to check if your neighbors have installed solar panels on their rooftops. This tool has been around for a few years, allowing you to check whether installing solar panels will cut your energy… Continue Reading

Where is the World’s Largest Solar Energy Storage Farm?

Where is the World’s Largest Solar Energy Storage Farm?

  If you grew up in the 1980s– if you were alive in the 1980s– you probably remember Americans developed a certain fascination with Australia thanks to several movies, like Crocodile Dundee and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome. We learned there was a great desert expanse there known as the “Outback.” When one thinks of the… Continue Reading

Amazon is Utilizing Solar Panels Atop Their Buildings

Amazon is Utilizing Solar Panels Atop Their Buildings

What’s one thing buildings have that they could be better utilizing right now? If you answered their roofs, you are correct. Think about it– countless buildings around the world have roofs that don’t do much except protect what’s underneath them. However, imagine if these roofs were collecting solar energy in order to power the building… Continue Reading

Interesting Facts About Solar Panels

Interesting Facts About Solar Panels

Our modern world runs on electricity. Most of us consider that Ben Franklin “invented” modern day electricity when we think back to school books showing drawings of him and his kite with a key and lightning. Electricity, however, wasn’t so much invented as it was discovered, harnessed, and put to use. Over the years names… Continue Reading