New Invention Can Harvest Battery Material from the Ocean

This is a representative picture of the actual gadget Most batteries we use nowadays are based on...

How to Beat the Agony of a Dying Phone Battery

Phones and tablets are our main computers these days. We rely on them. Manufacturers limit the device's performance once battery capacity has...

Forecast: Coal-based energy production rapidly outpaced by renewables in the US

April and May set a symbolic milestone in the transition to renewable energy sources in the USA, as the projections of the Institute of...

Zero Mass Water’s Solar Panels Pull Clean Drinking Water Out of Thin Air

Around the world, approximately 2.1 billion people do not have immediate access to clean drinking water. A startup called Zero Mass Water aims to make clean water easily...

Finnish Company Boosts Battery Recycling to Over 80 Percent

Finnish recycling company Fortum has achieved the high recycling rate for electric vehicle (EV) batteries of 80 per cent with a low-CO2 hydrometallurgical recycling...

Hybrid Cathode Boosts Energy Density of Lithium-Sulfur Batteries

MIT researchers developed a technology that can give a major boost to lithium-sulfur batteries. Energy storage technology is still struggling to keep up with the...

Hydrogen’s Recent Ascension as Fuel for Future Electric Cars

Fuel cells produce electrical energy directly from the chemical potential energy that is stored in H2 and O2 molecules. Using a Proton Exchange Membrane...

Solar Empowerment of Nomads in Rural Mongolia

Solar power is not only an environmentally friendly alternative, but in many cases the only available source of energy. One third of the Mongolian population...

New Discovery Boosts Performance of Perovskite-based Solar Cells

Scientists from three leading US research institutes found a way to increase life-time of perovskite solar sells. It could finally make the technology viable...

New Year, New Energy

Solar energy production facilities find their way in unconventional locations, to replace fossil fuels and bring new energy to degraded coal mines and nuclear...