British Government Doubles Renewable Energy Incentives For Households

The British government is expected to announce an increase in the one-off payments to help households  switch to renewable energy sources. The measure will be...

Renewable Sources Could Provide 50% of UK Electricity

The British government is exploring various sources for electricity purchases. Cabinet office minister, Francis Maude is first to make a statement, claiming that 'Energy...

Avalanche Process Doubles the Current Carried by Carbon Nanotubes

Researchers from the University of Illinois have experimented with carbon nanotubes by pushing them close to their breaking point. They saw a huge increase in the current-carrying capacity of the nanotubes, considerably more than what was previously thought possible.

President Obama’s Stance on the Keystone XL Pipeline Grows Murkier

A tough stance on the Keystone XL pipeline plan was a once a lynchpin of President Obama's election platform, keeping environmentalists happy and confirming his interest in moving...

Converting Magnetic Energy Into Electric Voltage Using Power Spintronics

The American Institute of Physics' (AIP) journal Applied Physics Letters, published a report, which shows a new application of spintronics. According to the study, it...

Apple Builds Their Third Solar Farm In Claremont

While everyone is still mesmerized by Apple's LEED certified data center in Maiden, North Carolina, the tech giant is nowhere near done with its...

Newly Discovered Property of Graphene to Boost Fuel Cells Efficiency

The founder of graphene discovered one more incredible property of the material that can give the ever-so-needed to boost fuel cells and hydrogen-based technologies....