July 23rd, 2019 | by Jennifer Sensiba
After my recent article about solar electric vehicles (EVs), I came across something I didn't expect to see so fast. Since the prices of both used EVs and solar panels have fallen so much, the price is now where DIY tinkerers are willing to break out their Dremel tools and make a go of it themselves
July 15th, 2019 | by Jennifer Sensiba
Recently, Toyota announced a special research and development project. With Sharp and the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO), it has put a special test vehicle together that uses solar panels to generate almost 1 kW of energy during daylight hours, whether the vehicle is driving or sitting.
November 6th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
Hyundai says it is working on three solar charging systems that may appear on Hyundai and Kia cars after 2019. The output of the systems will be modest, but every watt helps increase range and lower emissions.
September 25th, 2018 | by Erika Clugston
Available only in black, the world’s first series-produced electric car with solar integration will be released in late 2019.
November 4th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
Elon Musk just took to Twitter for a serious tweetstorm. The hottest topic was a fully glass roof, and the possibility of an eventual solar glass roof
November 13th, 2015 | by Kyle Field
This is an overview for how to assess a solar installation for a residential property and pair the system with [&hellip
January 30th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan
Some of the more interesting stories I run across these days come from the GM-Volt.com forum. There’s quite an active [&hellip
January 28th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan
A couple weeks ago, I announced the upcoming #SolarChat (which is tomorrow, Wednesday!), but I figured a reminder wasn’t a [&hellip
December 14th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
OK, maybe I don’t need your stats, but I really, really want them! I’ve been wanting more information on a [&hellip
December 9th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
Originally published on Planetsave. “Boot” = “trunk” in British English. It also sounds a bit like butt. Hence, the headline. [&hellip
May 18th, 2013 | by Nicholas Brown
Do you think that buying an electric vehicle could reduce the payback time of a solar power system by 50%? [&hellip