The latest news on solar energy
Solar panels will provide about one-fifth of the festival's power.
Tesla is only profitable thanks to politics and tax subsidies.
China attracted the most clean energy investment in 2012.
Solar energy powering the nation's homes and businesses has grown 600 percent since 2008.
What is needed is not the subsidization of renewables, but better and cheaper technology.
Expansion of solar energy topped the list of energy sources Americans want the nation to pursue.
Solar power could help the United States achieve energy independence.
Any product requiring government aid is not commercially competitive.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Homeowners on the hunt for sparkling solar panels are lured by ads filled with images of pristine landscapes and bright sunshine, and words about the technology's benefits for the environment — and the wallet.
BERLIN (AP) — German utilities say solar power production rose by more than 50 percent on the year over the first nine months of 2012 amid a boom in installations of photovoltaic panels.