Aussie technology university aims to develop wearable solar technology

Posted March 16, 2019 15:10:50 Australian tech university Ascent Solar Technologies has launched a $500,000 fund aimed at funding the development of wearable solar technologies that could help the global energy sector meet its climate targets.Ascent, which was founded by two Australian entrepreneurs, former Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and venture capitalist Peter Thiel, has announced […]

Elon Musk: Solar panel manufacturing ‘not easy’

Elon Musk is an industry legend, but he’s also a man with a penchant for exaggeration.When it comes to solar panel manufacturing, he’s a realist.While Tesla Motors and SolarCity were at the forefront of the solar panel revolution, Musk has also been a vocal proponent of cheap and easy manufacturing for solar panels.In a recent […]