Archive | Photovoltaics RSS feed for this section

Posts about photovoltaics, photovoltaic panels, and photovoltaic cells.

Philips’ Light Blossom

It’s good to see that large companies are embracing solar energy. Take for instance Philips, which is a maker of various consumer products and lighting solutions. During its Simplicity Event last year, Philips unveiled their Light Blossom concept. The Light Blossom can replace the conventional streetlights that are in use today. Further, it adds to […]

Solar Powered Lighting in the News

Ikea has recently come out with a new solution for outdoor solar powered lighting.  The Ikea SOLIG light series consists of outdoor lights which are run on solar power.  Each light in the Ikea SOLIG light series contains a solar panel which absorbs solar energy during the day, storing power in a small internal battery which is […]