Konarka Technologies, Inc. has taken another step forward as the leading developer of organic photovoltaic technology (OPV) in the world.
As a result of the December 31 presidential signing of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA; H.R. 1540), the Department of Defense, or DOD, is prohibited from funding any LEED Platinum or Gold certification of new buildings for the current fiscal year, unless it submits notification of intent 30 days before the money is allocated.
Imagine moving into a brand new home that is not only beautiful and affordable, but will use the solar power to reduce utility bills and heat water.
Las Casas Verdes, touted as the first all solar development in Texas, is a three-acre acre neighborhood consisting of 20 single-family, solar-powered homes in South Austin.
College and university students from all over the world are preparing for the Solar Decathlon Europe 2010.
Once selected, students from nine countries will design and build real self-sufficient, solar-powered homes. The teams have 10 days to assemble their solar homes onsite at the Solar Village.
Okay, when you see the name of the Paper Battery, Co. you think: “I know technology can do a lot of amazing things, but a battery made out of paper? They can’t be serious.” In fact, they are.
Kevin Surace is serious about energy saving building products.