IKEA To Start Selling Solar Panels In The UK

In a few short months, flat-packed solar panels will be sold at all 17 IKEA stores in the United Kingdom, and if the panels prove to be a hot seller, they could even find their way into American stores soon.

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Worth It? A $40,000 Portable Solar-Powered EV Charger

Both a perk and a drawback of electric cars is the refueling system; you either have to spend anywhere from $500 to $2,500 getting an EV charger installed in your home, or hope there are enough public charging stations to go around. A new option has emerged from Envision Solar called the EV ARC, a portable, solar-powered EV charging station.

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Solar-Charged Mopeds!

Gas2 readers may remember the electric mopeds for rent outside train stations in Japan. The phenomenon seems to be spreading – now Tajimi Citi in Gifu Prefecture has launched an initiative to spread awareness of electric vehicles among its populace. The same electric mopeds – the Yamaha EC 03 – will be available for rent in front of the Kokokei JR Station, starting in December.

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FPL Helps Turn Florida's Sunshine into Clean Green Power

Solar energy has been in the news quite a bit these days with its ubiquity, advances in infrastructure, and expansion

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Ford Focus Electric Launch Delayed to 2012, Solar Panel Option Also Available

It would seem that the latest trend in automakers is a selective rollout of green vehicles in the most appealing markets. Ford, which has limited initial sales of the Focus Electric to 19 metropolitan areas, has pushed back the rollout until Spring of 2012. Unless you live in New York or California, that is.

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Solar-powered EMax is Hybrid Superyacht

The super-rich have it pretty tough these days, what with the desire to spend their bajillions but social pressures to

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