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...

Explosion-Free Lithium Ion Battery Developed by Amionx

Amionx, an up-and-coming company based in California, found the key to explosion-free Li-ion batteries. We have been waiting for a breakthrough in the field of...

Solar power production getting cheaper than conventional power

Large-scale solar power projects are continuously coming to life, while new ones are being announced. In China, two 500MW solar power plants were connected...

Eagle monitoring technology to be deployed in Tasmanian wind farm

One of the main environmental impacts of wind farms is that birds get killed when they collide with turbine rotors. This becomes even more...

Tesla’s Home Solar System Price Drops

Reuters report a cut in the prices of residential solar systems of Tesla Inc in the range of 15-25 percent, effective last Thursday. This...

The Hidden Details Behind Lithium-Ion Batteries

Lithium-ion batteries are behind almost all of our favorite gadgets and electronics. But how much do we know about them? Let's get down to...

Hanging bricks, a simpler way of storing energy

A tower of bricks could be the solution of renewable energy biggest problem. During peak hours (especially mornings and evenings) the demand of energy...

How to Build a Mini Hydroelectric Generator from Washing Machine Parts

In this video we will see how an old washing machine is converted into a little hydroelectric generator for powering an off the grid...