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How solar panels work, and the benefits of going solar. #Infographic
from Inhabitat

INFOGRAPHIC: Learn how solar panels work and the benefits of going solar

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from Pure Living for Life

Stupid-Easy Portable Solar Panels for RV, Off Grid, Boondocking & Camping

We've been living off the grid in an RV for 10 months now and finally got started with solar power by investing in portable solar panels! A great solution for us.

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from TreeHugger

Amazing glass that tints on demand is now solar powered

Amazing glass that tints on demand is now solar powered | We heard about this glass that tints according to how much light it is exposed to; now it is being run on solar power! [Solar Power: http://futuristicshop.com/category/solar_power/ Future Energy: http://futuristicnews.com/category/future-energy/]

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This DIY tutorial walks you through everything you need to know to make your own solar power generator.
from Inhabitat

Pocono Raceway: World's Largest Solar-Powered Sports Facility

This DIY tutorial walks you through everything you need to know to make your own solar power generator.

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from Inhabitat

MIT Researchers: 1 Old Car Battery Can Help Power 30 Homes

An American solar company has developed technology that can produce super-efficient solar power that’s cheaper than fossil fuels.

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How to build a Portable 420 watt Ammo Box Solar Power Generator . Very Detailed Instructions,perfect for beginners | Practical Survivalist

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from Instructables.com

Solar powered air conditioning unit.

Featured Instructables - Offset 2580 - Explore the Biggest How To and DIY community where people make and share inspiring, entertaining, and useful projects, recipes, and hacks.

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The Solaris Sun Shade is a solar-powered umbrella concept that provides shade while powering a laptop and other gadgets - using solar energy to create new work and leisure spaces with the sun. Designed by José Vicente, the system is equipped with photovoltaic panels that allow users to charge their electronics with clean, renewable energy from the sun while sitting at a beach, park or outdoor cafe.

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from Inhabitat

New Solar Panels That Work At Night

new solar power technology -- The nanoantennas are thus able to harvest energy both during daytime hours and into the early evening. Because they can take in energy from both sunlight and the earth’s heat, the nanoantennas have a much higher efficiency (and potential applicability) than conventional solar cells.

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