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Will NanoGenerators One Day Power Personal Electronics? Zong Lin Wang Confirms

22. November 2010

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Will NanoGenerators One Day Power Personal Electronics? Zong Lin Wang Confirms

When blinking numbers are displayed on an LCD, the common signal is the need for resetting. However, at the laboratory of Zong Lin Wang at Georgia Tech, the blinking indicates 5-years of successful research. Electronic devices are powered through nanoscale generators which produce mechanical energy directly from the environment via the use of tiny nano-wires. [...]

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NASA Going Green

24. September 2010

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NASA Going Green

Despite the fact that NASA has been knocked off its orbit recently, one of its most current activities never left the ground. However, it is yet leading the pack in innovation. An announcement has been made by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration previously this week. According to it, its enormous 50,000 square-foot, two-story Sustainability [...]

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Global Fuel Cell Market on the Edge to Exceed $ 1 billion by 2014

21. September 2010

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Global Fuel Cell Market on the Edge to Exceed $ 1 billion by 2014

Following a new study carried out by SBI Energy that indicates that the fuel cell technology is an emerging one and which could possibly reach over $1 billion by the year 2014, there has been a renewed interest on behalf of the renewable energy investors. According to the report, Fuel Cell Technologies, the market of [...]

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Motorcycles Powered by Compressed Air

23. June 2010

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Motorcycles Powered by Compressed Air

The typical motorcycles used in the world of today, has an engine that burns gasoline. This source of power emits greenhouse gas and therefore, negatively contributes to environmental pollution. Two Scientists in India have found a ground-breakthrough. They have designed a cleaner motorcycle engine: an engine using compressed air to rotate a small air turbine. [...]

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New Sources of Renewable Energy; One Being Cow Power

5. June 2010

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New Sources of Renewable Energy; One Being Cow Power

This year’s Congressional Energy and Energy Efficiency Expo Forum in Washington DC that was held in the end of May did early pinpoint on the controversy of Fossil Fuel. They were mainly referring to the oil spill in the Gulf region (BP oil Spill). Rep. Jay Inslee of Washington State conveyed the message by saying [...]

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Nanoleaves; Technology Breeding New Ways To Harness Energy

23. May 2010

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Nanoleaves; Technology Breeding New Ways To Harness Energy

In a relatively modern field, known as “Biomimicry”, nanoleaves are being construed to harness renewable energy. These “leaves” are attached to artificial plants and trees to capture solar energy. The nanoleaves are constructed with miniature thermovoltaic and photovoltaic modules that absorb the light and heat provided via solar energy, and thereafter converts it into electricity. [...]

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Selecting The Proper Solar Panel Mounts For Your Array

24. April 2010

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Selecting The Proper Solar Panel Mounts For Your Array

Using the proper solar panel mounting device is vital to how well your solar unit works. The quantity of power you produce is dependent on the amount of sunlight your PV panels can absorb and this is where your choice of mounts is important. What it boils down to is if you want the most [...]

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Solar Powered Air Conditioners Are Very Cool!

23. April 2010

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Solar Powered Air Conditioners Are Very Cool!

Solar powered air conditioning even sounds strange. Questions likely abound after hearing about this technology so we should begin by describing exactly what this is. Solar air conditioning is really a new technology based on the old swamp coolers with way more advanced tech involved. Years ago people in the warmer southern climes of the [...]

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Myth Buster 5 – Solar Panels Use The Sun’s Heat To Generate Power

23. April 2010

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Myth Buster 5 – Solar Panels Use The Sun’s Heat To Generate Power

Whenever there is a new technology available that can universally alter our way of life there is bound to be some misinformation that enters mainstream media and sticks as truth. One of these myths is that solar power is generated using heat from the sun. This is not true so let us have a look [...]

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Solar Power For Your Home Is Much More Simple Than You Thought

22. April 2010

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Solar Power For Your Home Is Much More Simple Than You Thought

Nothing better than a homespun solution to life’s problems. This is true when it comes to our environment and the damage we continue to inflict on it. There are things we can do to aid in reducing the amount of green house gas emitted and individually we can make a difference. At home, it is [...]

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