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Articles from 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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: ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, and Transport for London have launched plans to revamp London’s historic Greenwich Power Station for the 21st century, and transform it to generate low ...
As it is winter for a huge number of the earth’s population, including us at the ESA, we decided to post about somewhere enjoying summer….mind you it is still cold! At ...
Gogoro, is a company that claims to be transforming how energy is distributed and managed in megacities, whatever they are, unveiled the world’s first high-performance, zero emissions, two-wheeled electric vehicle, ...
Portable solar charging panels for smart devices are reasonably common, but they are not always that portable and can take too long to charge a device - with some taking ...
Buildings containing a lot of glass can benefit form sunlight, but the reverse can be too much sunlight warming the building and providing glaring sunlight for the occupants. Blinds are ...
With the start of 2015 new rules kicked-in across the European Union which obliges networked appliances and devices to switch themselves off when not being used. Such items as modems ...
It amazes us at the ESA that with so many constraints on budgets that many public organizations do not make the cheap and easy efforts to save money through energy ...