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Design This Glitter Can Make Almost Any Item Solar-Powered

The material developed at Sandia National Laboratories hopes to make the clean power source more accessible than ever

Automotive Startup Successfully Crowdfunds Self-Charging Electric Vehicle

The solar-powered car features a weather-resistant design, and a filter system that uses Icelandic moss

Solar Street Furniture Shines On The Champs-Elysees

Does this clover-like lamppost fit in with Paris' stony sensibilities?

Home Net-Zero Energy Home Takes on Southern California Challenges

Elements from the California poppy will drive a sustainable future that feels like home

Advertising London Bus Stops Are Experimenting with E-Paper Displays

The solar-powered displays reveal important information like arrival times and routes

Retail IKEA Makes Itself Part of a Longer-Lasting Solution for Syrian Refugees

The IKEA Foundation is helping build easy-to-assemble refugee shelters that greatly outlast the months-long lifespan of typical structures

Work Solar Magnifying Glass Could Power The Entire Planet

Could this invention change the way energy is delivered on a global scale?

Technology Solar Panel Sunglasses Act As Mobile Charging Machines [Video]

Designer Sayalee Kaluskar turned a pair of Ray-Bans into a portable energy source.

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Elon Musk Shows Plans For The Hyperloop System [Pics]

Solar-powered train travel that could be quicker and cost less than a flight.

Design Futuristic Solar-Charging Station That Fits Into A Car’s Trunk [Pics]

Winner of Volvo's design competition is a portable pavilion that takes its inspiration from the shape of their latest model.

Innovation How Floating Infrastructure Is Changing City Design & Planning

PSFK's consulting team looks at how developers are experimenting with floating solutions to execute various forms of urban infrastructure from public schools to houses just offshore.

Technology 14 Year Old Girl Develops Solar-Powered Water Purifier

Deepika Kurup won $25,000 for her invention in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Competition.

Home Interactive Map Tells City-Dwellers If Their House Is Right For Solar Power

The City of Cambridge, Mass. and MIT produce Solar-Potential Tool to gauge the benefits of installing solar units.

Retail PUMA Opens Its First Self-Sufficient, Sustainable Store

The sports brand opens a solar-powered shop made from recycled and upcycled materials in Bangalore.