Pluvia Converts Rainwater to Electricity, Purifies It

Pluvia is made of a microturbine, 12-volt rechargeable batteries, generator, pipe, pump, charcoal filter and a storage tank. Rain has received quite a bit of attention...

The Best Way to Generate Electricity from Pig Poop

Hog farms, where thousands of animals are raised, look really horrible and they pollute rivers, poison groundwater supplies and releaseclouds of methane and carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.

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...

Norway’s Hydropower to Benefit from Climate Change, Increased Rainfall

The Norwegian government released a report on Friday stating that the ill-famed global warming is going to benefit the country by bringing them more...

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.

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,...

Big Oil and Gas Companies Will be Struggling in Years to Come

As oil prices drop, the biggest oil and gas companies may be the ones that suffer the most. While smaller companies may find it...

Flare: The Most Time-, Cost- and Energy-Efficient Cooking Pot

Cooking at home is great, and certainly a lot more healthy (for your body and your pocket) than eating out. Unfortunately, cooking takes up...

Netherlands to Cut Renewable Energy Subsidies, Focus on Other Areas

The Netherlands, country of wind mills since its inception, will gradually cut subsidies for renewable energy. Instead, the government will from now on focus...
Power Matrix Game from Siemens Teaches Renewable Energy

New “Power Matrix” Online Game Focuses on Renewable Energy, Siemens

Siemens, basically the General Electric of Germany, has a lot of stake in renewable energy, from generators to energy storage. Siemens recently started a supercapacitor...