Tag: Solar Power
Solar-powered plane soars across the Atlantic
Solar Impulse 2 has flown from New York to Spain in the latest leg of its historic trip around the world. It did not use a single drop of fuel. Will we soon see the end of fossil fuels?
Solar plane begins most dangerous flight yet
The fuel-free Solar Impulse 2 has begun the longest stretch of its historic journey around the world. Could sustainable air travel be the answer to climate change?
UK backs sea power with first tidal lagoon
Britain has unveiled plans to build the world’s first tidal lagoon power plant. Tidal power is set to someday provide 8% of UK energy. But will renewables will ever be efficient enough?
Solar-powered plane plans to circle the globe
Next year Solar Impulse 2, a single-seater aircraft powered only by the sun, will make its first round-the-world trip. Is this the start of a new green form of flying or is it just a stunt?