Construction of the world’s largest solar plant called Topaz, has now been finished by First Solar and the plant is now online generating electricity for homes on Pacific Gas and Electric's grid.
Stacking Cells Could Make Solar as Cheap as Natural Gas | A novel manufacturing method could make it practical to stack solar cells and convert more of the energy in sunlight into electricity. [Solar Panels: futuristicshop.co... Future Energy: futuristicnews.co...]
MIT creates solar cell from grass clippings A researcher at MIT, Andreas Mershin, has created solar panels from agricultural waste such as cut grass and dead leaves. In a few years, Mershin says it’ll.
The Big Allure of Cheap PV A Connecticut homeowner is tempted by the low cost of solar electricity — but wonders if he should use the money to tighten up the house first. (free content but registration is required)