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Jan 8, 2015 01:15 PM ET // Calla Cofield, SPACE.com
A machine on Earth capable of recreating the conditions inside the sun's heart is helping scientists study how iron behaves at mind-boggling temperatures. The results of the experiment, so far, have defied expectations and just might help settle a long-standing solar puzzle.
Dec 24, 2014 10:14 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The proposed installation would deploy floating solar panels on the surface of a reservoir.
Nov 13, 2014 11:10 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Dutch company SolaRoad officially opened the world's first solar roadway.
Oct 30, 2014 10:24 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
The eTree converts sunlight into useful energy for public spaces. Continue reading →
Oct 30, 2014 01:49 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The cost of solar power is on the verge of catching up with conventional electricity, report two new studies. Continue reading →
Sep 24, 2014 01:00 PM ET // AFP
The Dutch creators of a solar car -- that can travel 500 miles on a charge and reach 80 mph -- is on a U.S. tour.
Jul 5, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
What will the top 10 advances of the next decade be? Find out!
Jun 23, 2014 01:25 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The PowerCube is a self-sustaining solar-power system housed in shipping containers. Continue reading →
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