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The Hive Active Heating System is one of a number of such ‘smart’ systems on ...Go to Article
The joint World Bank-IFC program, Lighting Africa, is a two-year consumer education campaign to promote ...Go to Article
Yesterday Sir James Dyson, the entrepreneur and inventor behind the Dyson vacuum cleaner manufacturers and ...Go to Article
Clean Edge Inc. and SolarCity announced the results of an inaugural national poll of U.S. homeowners regarding clean-energy products and services - the “U.S. Homeowners on Clean Energy: A National ...
The Eiffel Tower has been undergoing redevelopment since 2012 and what interests visitors to this blog is the ‘greening’ of the iconic landmark with sustainable technology being installed on the ...
LED lights are filling the need for energy efficient lighting in so many applications - in the home and office it has proved problematical to match the illumination from a ...
We have highlighted through some of our posts how many people worldwide have little or no access to light - living in darkness once the sun goes down. Many use ...
When the sun sets on a remote desert outpost and solar panels shut down, what energy source will provide power through the night? A battery perhaps, or an old diesel ...
What is one way Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zukerberg can multiply FB users? Answer: Get many of the five billion people in the world without internet access online! Hence, it ...
You are awoken by your own screams, sweating you recall your nightmare. You are in your own garden or yard but you can’t get away no matter where you go ...
The famous Iditarod sled-dog race covering 975 miles across Alaska, starts ceremonially on the first Saturday of March each year, and in earnest the following day. It is known for ...
Ships in port are major sources of pollution and CO2 emissions as they have to keep their thirsty diesel generators running to power the vessel while in dock - but ...
All of us that are concerned with energy saving and efficiency accept that reducing energy consumption cuts greenhouse gas emissions, which is a major contributor to climate change - or ...
In emergency situations and on camping trips having an effective lamp could be vital - if it can provide more than just light it could make it a life saver. Goal ...
New research by the Imperial College London blows away claims that ageing wind farms are a bad investment, predicting that wind turbines can remain productive for up to 25 years, ...
There are times when electricity demands can hit a big spike, which utility companies have to prepare for - for instance, half time at major sporting occasions, soccer’s World Cup ...
How often we climb into our car and throw our smart phone into a well in the central console or on a seat, but wouldn't it be great if in ...
Many designs and technologies copy nature - biomimicry - but you wouldn’t think fruit would be the blueprint for a battery. Yes we have all seen a potato battery, but ...
If you suggested to students that their courses could involve visiting many music festivals you are likely to fill the classes. They have done that at the UK’s De Montfort ...
Generating electricity from waves isn’t new, but the way that energy is gathered could be accomplished in a new way if research by UC Berkley is realized. UC Berkeley assistant ...
It is shocking that while in the developed world we spurn tap water and use expensive bottled water instead, almost 800 million people still have no access to safe, clean ...
We all have fridge magnets, but they could be about to become far more influential than siting on the fridge door, by saving energy while chilling your goods. Researchers working in ...
How about a system that uses basically hydrogen instead of lithium as an energy source in battery-powered devices - that could have a big impact on clean energy use in ...
How many empty wine bottles do you discard each week, month, day? Obviously it will vary upon your level of alcohol dependence! But hopeful you are sober enough to recycle ...
In a somewhat “swords into plowshares” action a huge former Nazi anti-aircraft bunker has been converted into a green energy power plant by IBA Hamburg and Hamburg Energie. The "Energy Bunker”, ...
Electric vehicles and hybrids will become a far more common site this year according to a new report from IHS Automotive. It claims the increase will happen due to tighter ...
Bicycles are quite rightly held up as the perfect sustainable form of transport - so what has been the evolution of the bike? A proliferation of electric bikes and pedelecs, ...
Energy efficiency is a major weapon to combat climate change, and work by climate researchers at the University of East Anglia (UEA) in the UK have made the world's temperature ...