Scientists in Singapore have discovered a new material that acts as a solar panel in the day, and a light panel at night. Read more

Solar Impulse 2, the plane set to fly around the world only using solar power has been revealed. Read more

A new National Solar Schools Consortium will facilitate resource sharing to teach students about solar and promote the use of solar energy at school campuses across the country. Read more

First Solar sets new thin-film efficiency world record

First Solar has set a new world record for thin-film PV panel efficiency, with its modules converting 17 percent of sunlight to energy. Read more

SunEdison and GRID Alternatives, a non-profit solar installer, have just launched the National Women in Solar Initiative. Read more

In a new record for annual solar growth in the U.S., solar PV installations rose 41 percent from 2012 to reach 4,751 MW in 2013. Read more

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