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22 gigawatts of solar power fed into the national grid on Saturday met nearly 50 percent of the nation’s midday electricity needs.

The record-breaking amount of solar power shows one of the world’s leading industrial nations was able to meet a third of its electricity needs on…

Germany Sets Solar Power Record: 50% of Electricity Demand

(Reuters) German solar power plants produced a world record 22 gigawatts of electricity per hour—equal to 20 nuclear power stations at full capacity—through the midday…

Landfill Becomes First In Tenn. With Solar Panels

Since flipping the switch in late March, 832 panels generate roughly one-thousand kilowatt hours every day. “This array would generate enough electricity to power roughly…

Latest Generation Of Disruptive Solar Technologies

The grid shows that innovations in materials and cell designs will help stabilize module prices at $0.90/W, while the cost of goods sold will fall…

Photovoltaic Grid Parity Expected By 2017 In U.S., China

The cost of energy generation from clean sources such as solar power is edging ever closer to costs attributed to traditional sources, fostering growth in…