Chin Strap Harvests Energy From Chewing To Power Wearable Gadgets

Harnessing energy from body movement has gained quite a bit of attention over the past years. Various technologies have been proposed that can turn...

Why Cheap Oil Means More Money for Green Energy

The price of fuel has fallen dramatically in recent months, and the culprit is the lack of profitability in the international oil market. While...

Microgrids Could Provide Electricity Even During a Hurricane

With frequency and intensity of extreme weather events, especially hurricanes, is increasing rapidly as a consequence of climate change, power cuts in many parts...

Energy Storage on the Grid to Expand by 56GW in Next Decade

Renewable energy sometimes fluctuates, which is why Pike Research is forecasting that energy storage on the grid will expand by 56GW in the...

Students Develop Five Systems to Harvest Energy From Railways

Engineering students developed five systems that could harvest electricity from railway crossings. Every once in a while, unfortunately more often than we would like to,...
Windmills - 78% of New Power Generation in January 2013

Renewable Power Generation in U.S. Cheaper Than Coal, Gas

The renewable power generation added to the U.S. grid in January 2013 has been found to be less expensive than fossil fuels. The demand for...

Super Strain of Microalgae with Biofuel Potential Discovered in Australia

Researchers at SARDI have discovered and isolated a super strain of a native microalgae species after six years of bioprospecting. This discovery could form...

US Military Turning to Renewable Energy Sources

Switching to green energy is becoming even more popular, as the Department of Defence announced their plans to fulfil 25% of the energy needs of the Pentagon using...

Efficient Electricity Production from Onion Juice

The future life style is quite different than we could imagine right now. Many experts predict that we will not need to transport our energy around the world as it will be produced in our community.

A nuclear fusion project approved to go

Reproducing the power of the sun on Earth is no easy task, but an international team of physicists based in Europe is now preparing...