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Green Ethics?

Monday 16th February 2015

Here is an interesting post by guest author James McAllister. As a society we are unquestionably becoming more environmentally conscious. We’re beginning to align ourselves ever closer with a greener way of ...

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Glowing Car - Videos.

Friday 13th February 2015

Nissan in Europe has become the first manufacturer to apply glow-in-the-dark car paint to showcase how its market-leading, all-electric LEAF is helping more and more people convert to solar energy ...

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Solar Bike

Thursday 12th February 2015

Electric bikes are good for scooting around town, but if you wish to go a little further you will need to stop to get a lengthy recharge, before heading out ...

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Snail Power

Wednesday 11th February 2015

Many scientists are working hard to improve lithium-ion batteries but one group of researchers have turned to the humble snail and the way their shells grow to develop a better ...

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Off Grid Light - Video

Tuesday 10th February 2015

Its been awhile since we posted about an off grid power gadget that can help in emergencies and is aimed at the outdoor world of camping. BioLite, who make that amazing ...

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Fishing for Energy

Monday 9th February 2015

What do you do with an old trawler? How about turn it into wave power plant? The Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) report that Kvernevik Engineering AS have anchored ...

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Mother was Right

Friday 6th February 2015

You want to clean something? My mother always swore by baking soda, or to give it its full title:sodium bicarbonate - it turns out she was right in so many ...

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Electric Trucking

Thursday 5th February 2015

All electric power for commercial vehicles has always been a challenge, because of the sheer size of the battery packs required to store and deliver enough energy to drive heavy ...

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Thanks to Zymomonas Mobilis

Wednesday 4th February 2015

Indiana University (IU) biologists believe they have found a faster, cheaper and cleaner way to increase bioethanol production by using nitrogen gas, the most abundant gas in Earth’s atmosphere, in ...

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Power At Your Finger Tips

Tuesday 3rd February 2015

Mobile technology, whether smart phones, tablets or wearable technology, is in our hands - and often never out or our digits - or in contact with our bodies in some ...

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Pedalling Coffee

Monday 2nd February 2015

Opening a mobile coffee outlet based on a tricycle seems to be an exceptional entrepreneurial opportunity, but is it also very green, using man power partially to operate and of ...

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Hybrid Luxury

Friday 30th January 2015

Want to run a hybrid, saving fuel and protecting the environment - great, so buy a super yacht! Netherland’s Feadship De Voogt Naval Architects have launched the Savannah, which they ...

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Light Football - Video

Thursday 29th January 2015

This Sunday is Superbowl Sunday - the New England Patriots will clash with the Seattle Seahawks watched by millions not only in the U.S. but worldwide. They will also be ...

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Heat Help

Wednesday 28th January 2015

This time of year - at least in the northern hemisphere - heating bills can be budget busting for many households and businesses. Putting on coats, and snuggling up in ...

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Gas Your Cell

Tuesday 27th January 2015

There are plenty of gadgets to provide a boost or back up power for your smart device, but they do not last long before they are depleted. Add a solar ...

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Pretty Solar

Monday 26th January 2015

Solar panels are ascetic, blank blocks of uninteresting renewable technology - but that maybe about to change, future solar panels may offer a very pleasing, natural or artistic appearance, at ...

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Jobs - Dark to Light

Friday 23rd January 2015

Swapping the deep dark of coal mine for the bright sunlight seems to be a great option that could be their choice for coal miners, as there are more workers ...

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CO2 Doesn't Rock

Thursday 22nd January 2015

Carbon sequestration was deemed to be the solution to cutting greenhouse gases by capturing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and injecting it deep below the Earth’s surface, where it would ...

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Biggest Future Threat

Wednesday 21st January 2015

In yesterday’s State of the Union Address U.S. President Barack Obama highlighted the greatest threat to the future and its generations - not terrorism or a nuclear war. He stated: ...

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Sun Light

Tuesday 20th January 2015

Ramon Bargalló a researcher for the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Barcelona College of Industrial Engineering of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), has developed the first autonomous industrialised ...

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Glass Battery

Monday 19th January 2015

Today's lithium-ion batteries are good, but not good enough as the future will only demand more and more battery use for our increasing smart gadgets, let alone electric cars and ...

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Open Alert

Friday 16th January 2015

Simple things left undone can have a big effect on energy use - the lights left on, heating left running, windows left open. The first two suggestions you can control ...

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Solar Sailing

Thursday 15th January 2015

Internationally renowned sailor and Olympic multi-gold medallist Sir Ben Ainslie understand the climate, for obvious reasons, he also understands the importance of sustainability and he is putting that concern into action with ...

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Environmental Solar

Wednesday 14th January 2015

Producing photovoltaic solar cells with the aim of tackling climate change is not as clear cut as it may seem, as the production of the silicon for the solar cells ...

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Sustainabie Health

Tuesday 13th January 2015

In view of our post last week regarding energy waste in hospitals it is time to reveal a positive with the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) Sustainability Awards. They are ...

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