Megan Ray Nichols

Freelance Science Writer.

Want to Buy Solar Panels? Here are 6 Things You Should Know First

More and more families in the U.S. are making the switch to solar energy, which is widely considered a more natural, eco-friendly form of power.

10 Countries Hope to Become Renewable Energy Powerhouses

Renewable energy isn’t just a new fad. It’s the future of power for our planet, and it’s creating a race. We’ve seen arms and space races before,...

What are the World’s Biggest Renewable Energy Projects?

The last few years have been huge for renewable energy, and the momentum isn’t slowing down. There are a lot of big renewable energy projects under construction,...

Here’s How the GOP Tax Bill Affects Renewable Energy

The renewable energy sector is holding its breath as the proposed Republican tax bill works its way through Congress. Multiple provisions in the House version of the...

Solar Panels Are Popping Up in the Most Unlikely Places

Greenhouse gas emissions and finite fossil fuel resources have provoked one of the most necessary and overdue global movements. And people, governments, and corporations are finally starting...

The Future of Solar Energy Industry Is Diverse

The solar energy industry has been growing at an average rate of 68 percent every year since 2006. Solar hasn’t just been getting more common— it’s also getting...