A Solar powered winery on the Greek island of Sikinos

A remote winery on the island of Sikinos in Greece has more than a spectacular view.  It has solar panels on the roof and battery storage along with the expected large stainless steel wine vats.  Across the world, it seems to be happening more and more.  Away from the grid, it’s economic to be self sufficient. (Feedback Reigns) Read More

Solar plane circling the globe


Solar Impulse is the only aeroplane of perpetual endurance.  It can fly day and night on solar power, without a drop of fuel. 

Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg flew 40,000 km around the world in the Solar Impulse in 2016. A historic first.

On their sixth leg of this flight, from Chongqing to Nanjing, China, in 2015. Piccard flew 1344 km over 17 hours and 22 minutes.