Green tech

07.17.12
3D, light-trapping solar cells successfully fabricated by Solar3D
07.17.12

3D, light-trapping solar cells successfully fabricated by Solar3D

Solar3D probably isn't a company you're particularly familiar with... at least not yet. The Califo...

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06.24.12
Inhabitat's Week in Green: Sky City One, remote-controlled light bulbs and the Zero-G Olympic Games
06.24.12

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Sky City One, remote-controlled light bulbs and the Zero-G Olympic Games

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean t...

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06.07.12
Amazon becomes the latest retailer to sell the trendy Nest Learning Thermostat
06.07.12

Amazon becomes the latest retailer to sell the trendy Nest Learning Thermostat

Frankly, we all knew it was only a matter of time before the renowned online retailer, Amazon, wou...

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05.30.12
Apple Store now selling Nest Thermostat: automated toastiness to cost $250
05.30.12

Apple Store now selling Nest Thermostat: automated toastiness to cost $250

Apple liked it so much, it's decided to let the Nest Thermostat share shelf-space in its bricks-an...

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04.27.12
USC develops printable liquid solar cells for flexible, low-cost panels
04.27.12

USC develops printable liquid solar cells for flexible, low-cost panels

Solar cells are becoming more viable sources of energy -- and as they become more efficient, they'...

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03.23.12
Amazon data center guru questions logic of Apple's solar farm
03.23.12

Amazon data center guru questions logic of Apple's solar farm

James Hamilton is a former datacenter architect for Microsoft and the current datacenter guy fo...

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02.09.12
Nanoshells trap light for more efficient solar panels
02.09.12

Nanoshells trap light for more efficient solar panels

Scientists at Stanford are hard at work trying to improve the efficiency and durability of solar pa...

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01.15.12
Samsung gets tired of neighbors watching its Transparent Smart Window, installs blinds
01.15.12

Samsung gets tired of neighbors watching its Transparent Smart Window, installs blinds

Sammy's transparent OLED displays may not be the freshest piece of tech at CES, but its still prett...

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01.05.12
Onyx develops 330-watt 'plug-n-play' solar panel with built-in AC outlet
01.05.12

Onyx develops 330-watt 'plug-n-play' solar panel with built-in AC outlet

Onyx's new 330-watt solar panel isn't the first to offer a "plug-n-play" solution for getting pow...

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