Tag Archives: Solar Panels

Thinner Solar Panels

From CNET: Stion, one of dozens of companies racing to oust current solar market leaders, has raised $70 million to ramp up production of its thin-film solar cells and modules. The San Jose, Calif.-based start-up said on Wednesday it has raised $50 million from Taiwanese Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), which will take a 21 percent […]

Solar panels that actually look nice

From CNET While many green connoisseurs relish the solar panels on their homes for their eco-friendly use, many architectural connoisseurs would rather be caught dead than put the awkward-looking devices on any part of a building they’re associated with. That will change if a new line of solar panels unveiled this week in Germany proves […]