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Raspberry Pi Model A costs £19, makes sun-powered robots

The cheaper version of the popular micro PC uses a third as much power, making it perfect for battery or solar-powered projects.

By February 4, 2013

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Logitech's Solar Keyboard Folio for the iPad: Sun-powered typing

Where green meets convenience: Logitech's latest iPad accessory ditches the USB charger for solar energy.

By May 3, 2012

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Solar firm SunPower goes micro

High-efficiency solar-cell manufacturer launches a new line of silicon panels so that the electricity generated from solar can be converted from DC to AC at the source.

By October 19, 2011

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Total closer to SunPower stake

Oil and gas giant Total is set to buy 60 percent of solar panel maker SunPower next week now that the companies received EU approval. Is this a watershed event for the energy industry?

By June 8, 2011

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Oil giant to buy $1.4B stake in SunPower

French energy behemoth Total will own a majority stake in the San Jose, Calif.-based solar panel maker--one of the biggest moves ever by an oil and gas company into the renewable-energy market.

By April 29, 2011

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NRG, SunPower plan 250-megawatt solar plant

Because of good sun and a state mandate around renewable energy, California is driving the market for large-scale solar plants.

By November 30, 2010

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Oil company warms to concentrating-solar startup

Morgan Solar secures a $9.8 million investment from Canadian oil and gas distributor Enbridge to commercialize its low-profile, lightweight concentrating-photovoltaic solar collector.

By November 29, 2011

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The West wrangles with renewable energy

The San Luis Valley is rich in solar resources and needs tax revenue, but like other communities, it's moving cautiously in allowing large-scale solar power.

By November 28, 2011

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SunPower unveils more efficient solar panels

Silicon Valley manufacturer launches E19 series, a line of solar panels designed with an efficiency rating of more than 19 percent.

By May 3, 2010

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Operating a 30-megawatt solar farm from one PC

During a road trip to the Southwest, CNET visits the 30-megawatt San Luis Solar Plant, which will have only two people managing a giant field of 110,000 high-efficiency solar panels.

By November 9, 2011