22 Aug '11, 10am

Is Doctor Who's Tardis about to become solar-powered?

Is Doctor Who's Tardis about to become solar-powered?

It is a question sci-fi geeks have long pondered: how exactly is the Tardis powered? The Doctor may have tried to explain the time-travelling machine's power source on several occasions in the past, but it is uncertain everyone was able to follow explanations involving intergalactic energy waves and the like. Now it appears that a rather more mundane answer may be available with the news that the Tardis is turning to solar power. FURTHER READING World's largest solar farm switches from thermal to PV Report: Chinese solar power could reach grid parity by 2015 Solar panel supplier Krannich Solar and installation specialist Ecofirst have today announced they have completed the installation of a 50kw photovoltaic solar array at the new BBC Wales studios in the Cardiff Docks area that will be the new primary filming location for the popular Doctor Who series. The project was co...

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