Tag: solar power

Solar: It’s not just a California thing anymore

At least one Chinese solar company is betting the solar boom will continue. On Thursday, JA Solar announced it will begin construction this year of a new factory that will have a capacity to manufacture 3,000 megawatts’ worth of photovoltaic cells a year, thanks in part to a government loan.

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Out of Africa: Saharan Solar Energy

Vast solar fields in the Sahara might become the biggest sustainable energy source the world has ever seen, powering whole continents.

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