NASA's new rollout solar array called ROSA was deployed last weekend. This is the first time for this new technology to be tested in space.
Newly developed solar panel cell work for over 10,000 hours without experiencing any significant performance loss.
An Arizona startup by the name of Zero Mass Water is focused on building solar-powered water production systems that will gather water vapor from hot air. The said solar panel can generate water for a family of four.
A team of scientists has further revolutionized solar energy by creating solar modules that are cheaper and more efficient by using a tandem solar module made of semitransparent perovskite solar module and a CIGS (Copper Indium Gallium Selenide solar module.
A highway rest stop in Missouri will be covered with energy-producing solar panels, and it will be the first of many more solar road projects throughout the world.
It looks like Tesla and SolarCity's merger is almost foreseen as the two companies reportedly agreed on a $2.6 billion deal.
Tesla installed their first renewable energy powerwall in New Zealand. With their partner company, Vector, they wanted to distribute the technology to 130 institutions, communities, households and schools in the country.