Low-Cost Fuel Cells Run on Fire

Craig Jacobson, an entrepreneur, scientist, and CEO of startup Point Source Power, has chosen what is usually considered an improbable technology, the fuel cell,...

Turning Turd into Fuel is Officially Rocket Science

They say that one man's trash is another man's treasure. The human waste from the International Space Station and ALL space missions have always been...

Used Electric Vehicle Batteries to Power European Data Centers

It is well known that large data centers account for quite a large portion of the total energy consumption around the world, and the...

Heat Powered Cooling System Invented at OSU Is 80 Percent Efficient

A series of advanced studies in microchannel technology at Oregon State University has led to the invention of a waste heat recovering device that can convert heat into cooling with an 80% efficiency.
Rare-Earth Metals Discovered off the Coast of Japan Could Reduce Prices of Electronics and Electric Vehicles

Rare-Earth Metals Not So Rare in Mud off the Coast of Japan, Tokyo University

China pretty much has a chokehold on the market for rare-earth metals, but a recent discovery off the coast of Japan could offer some...

China’s Energy Revolution Officially Announced by President Hu Jintao

When most countries hit their industrial revolutions, there are usually no second thoughts about pollution, including greenhouse gases . China, the second-biggest economy on...

Food Waste Produces 13 Million kWh of Electricity for Supermarket Chain

West Coast supermarket chain Ralph’s uses leftover fruit and expired meat and milk from its stores to keep generate electricity.  The closed-loop system, to which...

The Truth About Your Electric Bill, Six Issues to Consider

For many, picking the right utility company and tariff plan, and then setting up a standard order to pay the bill, is all they should...

Global Alternative Energy Sector in a Depression Due to Natural Gas

The global alternative energy sector is in a depression. Alternative energy investments aren't looking so good, and the private and public sectors around the world have...

High Energy Demand Calls For High Energy Efficient Network Technologies

Developing a next-generation energy efficient core networks is the only solution to meeting the growing energy demand created as a result of current advances...