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[VIDEO]: Solar panels finally produce more energy than it takes to make them, Stanford University

Solar energy has a reputation as being a clean energy source but to some researches it hasn’t earned it — at least not up until now. That’s because the power … Continue reading

April 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Tokelau Leads the World on Renewable Energy, to be 100% Solar Powered

On 29 October, 2012, Tokelau became the first country in the world to be producing one hundred percent of its electricity from a renewable source—the sun. The population of 1,411 people … Continue reading

March 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Recyclable Organic Solar Cells from Trees Created by Researchers

Researchers from Georgia Institute of Technology‘s Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics (COPE) who collaborate with Purdue University have unveiled a new efficient, recyclable organic solar cell prototype made from trees. The material from trees used … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

World’s Largest [Proposed] Offshore Wind Farm Could Power a Million Homes, Scotland

The race to title of ‘world’s largest offshore wind farm‘ has been batted about many times in the past few years – from the 100-turbine Thanet Wind Farm in the North … Continue reading

March 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

[VIDEO]: Transition to Renewable Energy: What will replace Nuclear Reactors?

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March 16, 2013 · 2 Comments

Four Nigerian Girls Create Pee-Powered Energy Generator

Four Nigerian teen girls have wowed visitors to Maker Faire Africa by creating a generator that is powered with pee. Using a resource that everyone has, the girls developed a … Continue reading

March 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

[VIDEO]: What Do Iceland and Kenya Have in Common? Lots of Clean and Renewable Geothermal Energy

via World Bank

March 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Soccket: Amazing Energy-Generating Soccer Ball!

The kinetic energy-generating Soccket soccer ball produces power from play – and it’s set to bring energy to off-grid locations around the world! After a year of building prototypes and conducting pilot programs, Uncharted … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Skyscraper-Deconstruction To Harvests Energy from Demolition Process

Demolishing tall buildings is typically a loud and messy process that produces a lot of dust and not a lot of building materials that can be salvaged. But Japan’s Taisei Corporation … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Largest Solar Power Plant In Africa To Be In Ghana

155 MW is big! That’s a huge power plant. And that’s the size of the power plant planned for construction in Ghana. It will be the largest solar power plant in Africa … Continue reading

December 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Technology Harvests Electricity From Railroad Train Track Vibrations

Anyone who has stood next to a train pulling into a station can attest to the immense power it produces as it rattles along the rails. Scientists at Stony Brook University recently … Continue reading

December 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

British Cooperative Launches World’s Largest Community-Owned Solar Park

The Westmill Solar Cooperative announced the launch of the world’s largest community-owned solar project in the south of England near Oxford. The 5 MW 30-acre Westmill solar park consists of 20,260 solar … Continue reading

November 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

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