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Solar On The Water

Solar On The Water

Posted Mon, 16 Jul 2012 08:43:06 GMT by David Thomas

Blackfriars station PV project: A commercial solar project is making Blackfriars Bridge in London the world’s largest solar bridge. The Victorian landmark, built in 1869, will be capable of an annual energy output of 900,000 kWh, which will cover around 50% of Blackfriars station's power needs while saving over 500 tonnes of CO2.

Solar On The Water

Solar could meet 16% of heating, cooling energy demand by 2050

Solar could meet 16% of heating, cooling energy demand by 2050

Posted Tue, 10 Jul 2012 12:21:00 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Around a sixth of the energy used for low-temperature heating and cooling could be produced by solar power by 2050. That is if governments across the world invest in solar research and new solar technologies, says the International Energy Agency.

Solar could meet 16% of heating, cooling energy demand by 2050

European Supergrid - the Vision Moves Forward

European Supergrid - the Vision Moves Forward

Posted Wed, 04 Jul 2012 13:54:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

New Report from the Friends of the Supergrid details how the renewable energy supply chain will operate.

European Supergrid - the Vision Moves Forward

Fuel cell that continues to produce power after the hydrogen runs out

Fuel cell that continues to produce power after the hydrogen runs out

Posted Tue, 03 Jul 2012 17:07:47 GMT by Adrian Bishop

A clean energy fuel cell that converts hydrogen into electricity can store electrochemical power to can be used once the hydrogen runs out.

Fuel cell that continues to produce power after the hydrogen runs out

Helios 1 Spanish solar power plant operational

Helios 1 Spanish solar power plant operational

Posted Thu, 28 Jun 2012 12:35:42 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Helios 1, a new solar power plant, has just been launched in Spain. The solar trough complex built by Abengoa will produce enough solar energy to power 26,000 households.

Helios 1 Spanish solar power plant operational

Solar Day 2012

Solar Day 2012

Posted Wed, 20 Jun 2012 04:01:00 GMT by Michael Evans

A day to celebrate and promote solar energy. As technology advances, improved efficiency and lower prices are making solar power the energy of the future. Solar Days around the world, allbeit on different days, are doing their bit to raise awareness, but as this form of energy becomes yet more popular it will effectively begin to promote itself especially as fossil fuels begin to run out.

Solar Day 2012

Global Wind Day 2012

Global Wind Day 2012

Posted Fri, 15 Jun 2012 00:01:00 GMT by Michael Evans

Global Wind Day on June 15th will give people the opportunity of finding out everything they need to know about wind energy. The use of wind power is almost as old as time and although wind farms operate in more than 75 countries around the world, for many people this form of energy production remains a mystery.

Global Wind Day 2012

Empire State Building saves $2.4million in energy bills

Empire State Building saves $2.4million in energy bills

Posted Fri, 01 Jun 2012 13:26:24 GMT by Adrian Bishop

An innovative retrofit project has brought extra energy savings of $2.4million in under a year for the Empire State Building and could save $4.4million annually when completed.

Empire State Building saves $2.4million in energy bills

Wave power generator tested in Black Sea storm

Wave power generator tested in Black Sea storm

Posted Thu, 24 May 2012 16:59:00 GMT by Adrian Bishop

A medium-sized wave power plant from Eco Wave Power that can generate enough electricity for 10 households from two floaters has been successfully tested in five metre storm waves in the Black Sea.

Wave power generator tested in Black Sea storm

Low-cost solar cell problem solved

Low-cost solar cell problem solved

Posted Thu, 24 May 2012 12:55:22 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Researchers at Northwestern University have resdesigned the low-cost Grätzel solar cell using nanotechnology to stop it leaking and corroding.

Low-cost solar cell problem solved

AORA's tulips: Solar energy in bloom

AORA's tulips: Solar energy in bloom

Posted Fri, 18 May 2012 15:37:00 GMT by Ksenya Kopilovsky

A groundbreaking development in electrical generation technology: AORA's innovative solar plant utilizes the sun, saving water and producing energy around the clock.

AORA's tulips: Solar energy in bloom

Solar energy for US student homes

Solar energy for US student homes

Posted Fri, 18 May 2012 11:58:10 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Three American student housing developments are to have more than 9,000 solar panels fitted, generating 2.3 million kilowatt-hours of solar power each year and saving more than 80 million pounds of carbon dioxide emissions.

Solar energy for US student homes

Two new ways to save energy and costs in USA

Two new ways to save energy and costs in USA

Posted Thu, 17 May 2012 20:12:59 GMT by Adrian Bishop

The first solar field and an intelligent energy management system are helping US residents cut their energy bills and reduce their carbon footprint.

Two new ways to save energy and costs in USA

Solar hat-trick for Renewable Energy Corporation (REC)

Solar hat-trick for Renewable Energy Corporation (REC)

Posted Thu, 10 May 2012 20:08:00 GMT by Linden Volsun

Solar company Renewable Energy Corporation (REC) has won two prestigious industry awards and has just produced its five millionth solar panel.

Solar hat-trick for Renewable Energy Corporation (REC)

Largest solar energy installation in West Virginia completed

Largest solar energy installation in West Virginia completed

Posted Fri, 04 May 2012 15:55:00 GMT by Linden Volsun

The largest array of solar panels in West Virginia has been completed. The 1671 solar panels will help power a financial centre of the American Public University System.

Largest solar energy installation in West Virginia completed

Low-cost 3D solar cell prototype in development

Low-cost 3D solar cell prototype in development

Posted Wed, 02 May 2012 07:21:46 GMT by Linden Volsun

An American company, Solar3D, is working on a prototype of a low-cost 3D solar cell that could produce double the power of current solar cells.

Low-cost 3D solar cell prototype in development

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No to coal & its emissions (70% of global carbon.)

Posted Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:36:31 GMT by Paul Robinson

Belugas stop Canadian pipeline

Posted Mon, 08 Dec 2014 16:32:01 GMT by Paul Robinson

Solar Fuel from Artificial Leaves at last.

Posted Thu, 04 Dec 2014 19:07:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Sawdust to gasoline, in just 2 steps

Posted Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:05:00 GMT by JW Dowey

Wind and its place in electricity generation.

Posted Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:08:01 GMT by JW Dowey

King Sol Rules and Scores Well Too.

Posted Sun, 16 Nov 2014 15:30:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Hydropower means a lot worldwide

Posted Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:32:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Fracking still rears its ugly head

Posted Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:21:15 GMT by JW Dowey

Light energy stored in a battery at last

Posted Sun, 05 Oct 2014 11:15:50 GMT by Dave Armstrong

A Canadian Midas touch for solar cells

Posted Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:10:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Greenpeace slams TEPCO's 'utter failure' over Fukushima full meltdown

Posted Wed, 18 May 2011 13:55:00 GMT by Martin Leggett

Photosynthesis, the dream of renewable energy

Posted Sat, 28 Apr 2012 07:27:49 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Abundance raise first 300k for wind turbines, launch solar investment opportunity

Posted Mon, 06 Aug 2012 09:28:40 GMT by Linden Volsun

Texas struggles to manage hydrofracking water use

Posted Sat, 10 Sep 2011 16:49:00 GMT by Michael Clark

Is wind energy what we want?

Posted Fri, 05 Aug 2011 13:09:00 GMT by Jessica Allan

Decreasing support for nuclear power in the U.S.

Posted Thu, 24 Mar 2011 07:02:00 GMT by Ruth Hendry

New York body gives amber-light to fracking

Posted Fri, 01 Jul 2011 12:33:00 GMT by Martin Leggett

President Obama Addresses Clean Energy Standard, Dependence On Oil

Posted Thu, 31 Mar 2011 17:34:00 GMT by Kirsten E. Silven

Putting ambient energy to work

Posted Fri, 08 Jul 2011 09:22:00 GMT by Gracie Valena

EU tackles conflict of interest between renewables and biodiversity

Posted Mon, 08 Nov 2010 08:45:17 GMT by Astrid Madsen