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Fukushima - the nuclear emergency that won't go away

Fukushima - the nuclear emergency that won't go away

Posted Fri, 26 Oct 2012 14:54:27 GMT by Martin Leggett

Long absent from the front pages, Fukushima is a nuclear disaster that's far from over. With yesterday's reports of increased radioactivity in fish, and space running low for storing contaminated cooling waters, it seems the disaster is only on pause. All it will take is another earthquake for the play button to be hit again.

Fukushima - the nuclear emergency that won't go away

Moon Mining: Myth or reality?

Moon Mining: Myth or reality?

Posted Thu, 27 Sep 2012 14:00:00 GMT by Shameem Kazmi

Moon mining for Helium-3 - a chase to find a secure, reliable and clean energy sources to feed the power thirsty nations on earth.

Moon Mining: Myth or reality?

Totally Wind-powered and Terrestrial

Totally Wind-powered and Terrestrial

Posted Sat, 15 Sep 2012 13:20:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Stanford University has announced that the next twenty years could see the world's energy requirements filled by wind energy.

Totally Wind-powered and Terrestrial

California Solar Energy Subsidies Are Shining Bright

California Solar Energy Subsidies Are Shining Bright

Posted Fri, 14 Sep 2012 12:59:00 GMT by Albert Ross

The state of California is experiencing something akin to a solar gold rush on the back of government subsidies.

California Solar Energy Subsidies Are Shining Bright

Wave Energy: A new energy to power Australian homes in 2017

Wave Energy: A new energy to power Australian homes in 2017

Posted Fri, 07 Sep 2012 13:22:52 GMT by Mathieu Ladouch

New wave energy project for Australia. The 19 MW marine energy project is the next step in the on-going relationship between American wave power technology designer Ocean Power Technologies and Lockheed Martin.

Wave Energy: A new energy to power Australian homes in 2017

New biogas plant opens in Belgium

New biogas plant opens in Belgium

Posted Wed, 05 Sep 2012 05:58:00 GMT by Adrian Bishop

A new biogas power plant that produces enough power each year for 6,500 homes has begun operation in Belgium.

New biogas plant opens in Belgium

Photosynthesis unleashed

Photosynthesis unleashed

Posted Tue, 28 Aug 2012 18:49:01 GMT by Dave Armstrong

On the cusp of a mass of discoveries about artificial photosynthesis, Panasonic Corporation has clipped the wings of several American consortia.

Photosynthesis unleashed

Ocean Sentinel: New testing system for wave energy technology

Ocean Sentinel: New testing system for wave energy technology

Posted Thu, 23 Aug 2012 14:39:13 GMT by Linden Volsun

The Ocean Sentinel, one of just a few test facilities for wave energy technology has begun work in Oregon, USA.

Ocean Sentinel: New testing system for wave energy technology

What to do with waste? Make our own fossil fuels!

What to do with waste? Make our own fossil fuels!

Posted Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:21:01 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Making biofuel from waste. The Integrated Hydropyrolysis and Hydroconversion Process or IH2 can use any wood, cornstalks, algae from rivers, other plant material and solid municipal waste to generate fuel.

What to do with waste? Make our own fossil fuels!

Cheaper solar panels on the way, say scientists

Cheaper solar panels on the way, say scientists

Posted Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:00:00 GMT by Linden Volsun

Cheaper solar power is available using roof tiles that take energy from the sun and use freely-available metals, the American Chemical Society has heard.

Cheaper solar panels on the way, say scientists

Obamable Energy

Obamable Energy

Posted Mon, 13 Aug 2012 21:26:47 GMT by Dave Armstrong

1.5 million homes will be powered as President Obama's ,''We Can't Wait'' renewable energy initiative on solar and wind power begins to gather pace.

Obamable Energy

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

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

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

The first £300,000 has been raised through 'democratic finance' in just four weeks for the Abundance wind turbine investment scheme in the UK. Abundance have also launched their second renewable energy investment opportunity, debentures in solar panels.

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

UK solar power now on hold

UK solar power now on hold

Posted Mon, 30 Jul 2012 07:16:21 GMT by Michael Evans

England has over 16,000 Anglican churches plus another 20,000 from other demominations. The roofs of these churches provide excellent locations for solar panels and the feed-in tariff previously made viable the heavy costs involved in installation. The reduction in the tariff has led to many abandoned projects. With 'green' targets to meet, was this a wise move on the part of the Government?

UK solar power now on hold

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

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Central Asian Powerhouse of the Sun

Posted Thu, 16 Jun 2016 17:45:01 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Battery Power helps renewable energy independents.

Posted Wed, 04 May 2016 08:05:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Climate warriors, renewables champions, carbon absorbers or not?

Posted Mon, 25 Jan 2016 18:00:00 GMT by JW Dowey

Is El Niño the elephant in Paris or will it change the mindset there?

Posted Thu, 10 Dec 2015 19:57:00 GMT by JW.Dowey

Hybrid energy: bacteria+solar harvesting!

Posted Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:14:16 GMT by Paul Robinson

Smart, energetic glass could take over

Posted Sun, 12 Apr 2015 16:56:57 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Rise of Renewables: a first for Solar Power in Central Asia

Posted Fri, 03 Apr 2015 19:20:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Oil boom in Texas is over?

Posted Mon, 02 Mar 2015 10:24:00 GMT by JW Dowey

Wave power works with heart technology!

Posted Thu, 19 Feb 2015 09:28:18 GMT by JW Dowey

High-energy desert sun and water/wind power from mountains!

Posted Sun, 08 Feb 2015 17:00:00 GMT by Paul Robinson

New breakthrough in solar technology

Posted Tue, 20 Dec 2011 14:38:00 GMT by James Mathews

Is thorium the nuclear alternative?

Posted Sun, 20 Mar 2011 14:22:00 GMT by Kieran Ball

Boost biofuels by tackling 'glitches' in photosynthesis

Posted Thu, 12 May 2011 18:00:00 GMT by Martin Leggett

Low-cost solar cell problem solved

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

Fusion attempt successful

Posted Tue, 08 Oct 2013 13:27:35 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Investing green: Clear potential for waste-to-energy technologies

Posted Tue, 11 Jan 2011 19:42:03 GMT by Simon Kent

Uranium: Mining to Power to Weapons

Posted Tue, 20 Mar 2012 11:49:01 GMT by Michelle Simon

Largest solar energy installation in West Virginia completed

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

Empire State Building saves $2.4million in energy bills

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

With Japan bowing out, where will the anti-nuclear tsunami stop?

Posted Fri, 15 Jul 2011 12:39:00 GMT by Martin Leggett