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solar panels


Not sure if you should get solar panels? Google it

The search company wants to make it easier for people to decide if they want to "go solar" and add the technology to the roofs of their homes.

By August 17, 2015


Uh-oh! Bill Nye's solar spacecraft needs a reboot

The experimental LightSail spacecraft has lost communication with Earth due to a software glitch. So far, attempts to initiate a reboot have been unsuccessful.

By May 29, 2015


The 404 Show: See-through solar panels, LG Music Flow, superhero workout

LG's Music Flow speaker really knows how to listen.

By August 20, 2014


The 404 Show 1,540: See-through solar panels, LG Music Flow, superhero workout, Redskins (podcast)

Researchers at Michigan State University have created a see-through solar panel called "a window." Plus, LG's Music Flow speakers, a superhero workout, and an app that forces children to call their parents.

By August 20, 2014


Bill Nye, Neil deGrasse Tyson explain why you should support solar sailing

The Planetary Society gets ready to launch its LightSail -- which travels via photon bombardment -- with the help of a Kickstarter campaign.

By May 12, 2015


Apple's first Singapore store will be powered entirely by renewable energy

Following a global push to power all its facilities with green energy, the iPhone maker's first retail store in Singapore will run entirely on solar energy.

By November 15, 2015


San Francisco introduces free, solar-powered electric vehicle charging

In a demonstration project, San Francisco unveiled three installations of an off-the-grid solar-powered charging station, allowing electric vehicle owners to pull up and charge for free.

By April 17, 2015


Facebook wants solar drone to bring Internet far and wide

That boomerang-shaped aircraft you see -- eventually -- will be flying high to bring the Web down to earth where Internet access is hard to come by.

By March 27, 2015


Smart grid 101: What next-gen electricity means for you

The evolving energy industry could totally change the way you think about electricity in your home.

By November 7, 2015


Intelligent energy monitoring starts at the CNET Smart Home

How much electricity are we using at the CNET Smart Home? We installed a smart energy monitor to track our usage in real-time.

By November 6, 2015