Researchers at the Ohio State University Develop a Solar-Powered Battery
The hybrid device can store nearly all of the power it harnesses thanks to a direct connection between its mesh solar cell and lithium-ion battery.
A New Fabrication Method for Spray-On Solar Cells
Researchers at the University of Sheffield developed perovskite-based spray-on...
Soft House, designed by Kennedy & Violich Architecture
This complex of four performative row houses in Hamburg, Germany, designed by...
Karen Lantz's (Mostly) All-American House
Karen Lantz wanted to design her house using only U.S.-manufactured products....
A zero-sum game in Miami.
Doctor Spec: Reach for the Sun
A guide to understanding photovoltaic systems for residential applications.
The AIA Reports Substantial Improvement in the Residential Design Sector
Architects are reporting more work on the boards and more calls from potential...
Researchers Harvest More Solar Energy with a Sponge
Scientists at the Washington University in St. Louis and other collaborating...
Active House Enters Testing Phase
Ultra-efficient and healthy home to be monitored for a year post-occupancy.
Solar Cells for Windows Harvest Infrared Light
The solar-harnessing window has long been on the green-building wish list. Researchers at UCLA may now have a solution, Blaine Brownell reports.