The Desien guide to solar power

This Dezeen guide to solar power, which forms part of our Solar Revolution series, explains the different types of photovoltaics from the well-established to the more experimental. Solar is a clean, renewable and relatively cheap source of energy that is expected to become more widely adopted as the world weans itself off fossil fuels. Often … Read more

Solar power could “become embedded in our life,” says Daan Roosegarde

Social and technological changes could spark a new era of solar power making it commonplace in the everyday, argues Dutch designer Daan Roosegarde. Speaking to Dezeen at one of Soho House’s east London locations, Roosegarde said that if designers can demonstrate the beauty of solar power, people will be more open to integrating it into … Read more

Ten design projects that show the varied uses of solar power

Clothing, cars, watches and headphones powered by solar energy feature in this roundup of 10 products that are harnessing the power of the sun as part of our Solar Revolution series. Solar captured power by means of photovoltaic panels or solar electricity cells is becoming a more widespread way to power all manner of electronic … Read more

How the Power of Place Shapes Cities

How the Power of Place Shapes Cities Philadelphia. Image via PACDC Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or This article was originally published on Common Edge. There are few more powerful questions than “Where are you from?” People feel intensely connected to cities as places and to other people who feel that same … Read more