Solar and Wind Provide Most New Power Capacity in 2016

Posted by Danny London on 4/14/2017 to Solar News

Solar and Wind Provided Most New Electric Power Capacity in 2016

Solar and Wind, the two power-houses of renewable energy, were the leading source of new electricity in 2016 delivering 55% of new capacity world-wide.

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Last year, solar in Chile set a record low global price for unsubsidized
electricity by any technology. CREDIT: ACERA

FarmBot… Your Solar Powered Backyard Gardener

Posted by Danny London on 4/10/2017 to Solar News

FarmBot… Your Solar Powered Backyard Gardener

FarmBot Genesis is humanity's first open-source CNC farming machine designed for at-home automated food production
Meet FarmBot

Solar Powered ‘Sewer To Brewer’ Machine Turns Urine Into Beer

Posted by Danny London on 4/3/2017 to Solar News
A team of researchers at Belgium’s Ghent University have invented a solar-powered machine that turns urine into drinkable water, which is then being used to make beer. 

Futuristic Solar Panel Farm Produces 37,000 lbs of Food Per Year

Posted by Danny London on 4/1/2017 to Solar News

World's First Farm Using Solar Power and Seawater Opens in Australia

Sundrop Farms, a tomato production facility that is the first agricultural system of its kind in the world, celebrated its grand opening in Port Augusta, South Australia, last October.

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