Futurist Ray Kurzweil predicts that in 20 years, the world’s energy needs will be covered entirely by solar – saying that there is 10,000 times more sunlight than we need.
Currently, sustainable energy sources like wind and solar only address around 1 percent of our insatiable thirst for energy, but this is sure to change as new technology like nano-engineered materials for solar panels starts maturing.
VNL is already pioneering the field of solar applications with WorldGSM™ – the world’s first entirely solar-powered GSM network.
Learn more about solar energy: read the full article at livescience.com
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