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With catalysts created by an MIT chemist, sunlight can turn water into hydrogen. If the process can scale up, it could make solar power a dominant source of energy.
Integrating solar cells into building materials could make solar power more attractive to homeowners.
A new report from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory points to specific areas where costs could be lowered.
Germany has decided to pursue ambitious greenhouse-gas reductions—while closing down its nuclear plants. Can a heavily industrialized country power its economy with wind turbines and solar panels?
Companies in Germany and China have made simpler designs that make it easier and quicker to mount panels to roofs.
Researchers consider plug-in hybrids charged by stationary solar arrays a better bet.
Solar manufacturers like Suntech are struggling. Hundreds need to die for the industry to recover.
Crystal Solar’s approach simplifies the manufacturing of silicon wafers and eliminates some expensive equipment.
For expensive manufacturing research on solar panels and 3-D printing, a new push toward shared pilot production facilities.