Sunlight is the most abundant energy source known to man: it powers solar cells, warms the air and is the essential energy for photosynthesis. PF Members offer innovative plans to utilize this valuable resource.

just to let you know the company is now registered with the DOE Philippines and we are about to start production ,have a grant from the Department of science and Technology and have designed and built first prototype almost completed, grant is for... Read More
Planet Forward
Last week, Bill McKibben and some college activists visited the White House to present President Obama with an actual Carter-era solar panel, one of the ones that Regan removed in the 80s. It was rejected. Largely a symbolic gesture, the solar panel... Read More
It’s a green energy dream. The sun shines all day and the wind blows constantly. But alternative energy is the last thing you might expect, here in Afghanistan’s war-torn Panjshir Valley. Yet after three decades of violence tragedy and destruction,... Read More
Stephan Boillon is Owner of El Floridano food truck in Washington, DC. He recently put solar panels on his truck. Learn about his motivation for doing so and the impact it has had on his life and his business.
Solar Tree Foundation -
I'm an artist, who works in the medium of solar voltaic materials. This video shows my concept for a "solar tree", as well as actual solar art I've produced to both inspire and produce energy!
Planet Forward
by Max Burns The cost of installing a home solar system has many early adopters feeling sunburned. With fees nearing $60,000, a growing number of alternative energy professionals and policymakers are looking for a way to bring the cost of harnessing... Read More
Planet Forward
On the one hand, it's a positive sign for renewable fans... a small family business making a go of it in solar and wind power. This Long Island family has been installing small-scale solar and wind energy packages in back yards, reducing homeowner’s... Read More
A “do it yourself” solar array! Sounds interesting, right? Chad Maglaque and Clarian Technologies are hoping that by Spring 2011 they will be able to bring to the market, an easy to install modular solar array. They also promise that this product... Read More
It's time to do something electric with all that wasted roof space in cities like Manhattan. The latest in PV and solar thermal technology could lower New York's massive carbon footprint.