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Australian government threats renewable energy expansion to foster oil and gas companies

Mildura Solar Concentrator Power Station is the largest solar plant in Australia, or it will be, or it could have been. Why all the grammar lesson? 611 more words


Best Practices for Reporting on Heterogeneous Photocatalysis

Best Practices for Reporting on Heterogeneous Photocatalysis


Jillian M. Buriak (Editor-in-Chief, Chemistry of Materials) ,

University of Alberta

Prashant V. Kamat (Deputy Editor, The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters) , 24 more words


From Guest Blogger Giuliaemme: Three Interesting and Worthwhile Breakthroughs in Solar Photovoltaic Panels

The solar energy adoption in relation to energy needs is a crucial theme. Indeed it’s not a big secret that the explotation of non-renewable resources, like burning fossil fuels as oil or gas, has huge consequences like climate changing, pollution, resource deplation. 452 more words

Solar Energy

New York Photonics Annual Meeting

Thursday, September 4, 2014
3:30PM – 6:30PM
Rochester Museum & Science Center
Registration begins at 3:00PM

The registration landing page is here

Opening remarks by… 230 more words

Economic Development

Bringing Solar PV to Rural India

There are so many ways in which the migration to renewable energy improves people’s lives. I’ve often written about what I consider to be the biggest single bang for the buck in terms of social betterment: bringing rural electrification to people in the developing countries, dramatically improving local folks’ prospects for education. 118 more words


Friday Fun - Create the Caption

It’s Friday and why shouldn’t we all have some fun? Since we have really been focusing on Solar Bay today and the solar industry, here is an interesting photo that popped up today. 50 more words


Solar solar everywhere, nor a (cheap) cell to use...

Not any more.  Organic solar cells are one of the most exciting devices being developed and researched as they dramatically bring down the cost of manufacturing and potentially make them accessible to everyone. 375 more words