Hyundai E4U Personal Electric Vehicle Out On the Road

Hyundai E4U Concept – Egg-Shaped Personal Electric Vehicle

Personal electric vehicles aren't so new, and by now we're probably used to seeing the elderly and infirm getting around on electric wheelchairs and...

Ecodrain Recovers Heat From Your Hot Showers

People seem to be finding all sorts of treasures in the bathroom these days. OK, maybe not find them as such, but create them,...

“Flash Thermography Measurement” Technique Sees Battery Electrode Defects Before Assembly

A team at Purdue University have discovered a method of detecting defects in lithium ion battery anodes as they are manufactured, before installing them...

Hybrid Solar Cell Converts Both Light and Heat, Hits Record Efficiency

Scientists have developed the most efficient hybrid solar cell to date, which produces electricity from both heat and light. The concept of hybrid solar cells...

Solar Cooling System Preserves Food Without Electricity

An eco-friendly and cheap cooling system developed by a Mexican researcher uses solar energy to maintain temperature of food and water at nine degrees Celsius...

Stamford, Connecticut to Install Energy-Efficient LED Streetlights

In order to reduce global warming and help curb costs, the city of Stamford, Connecticut is planning to install energy-efficient LED streetlights. This way,...

Plug-and-play Nuclear Thermal Battery to Power Remote Areas

Boston based start-up has developed a small scale nuclear reactor, or a nuclear thermal battery as they call it, which has the potential to...

Two Devices That Can Solar Power Your iPhone While You Walk or Listen to...

Charging a mobile device using flexible solar cells fitted in headphones, or a shoe insole that harnesses energy generated by walking, could soon be...

Apple Patents Embedded Solar Panel in Upcoming iPhones

Apple has got us used to innovations and brilliant design in all of their products, being them hardware of software. By wanting to stay on the trendy wave of being green (and possibly wanting to make a difference), Apple has filed a patent of a solar powered iPhone. But it's not the usual solar panel they dream of.

WaterFX’s New Desalination Process Uses Concentrated Solar Power

In many parts of the world, including California, South Australia, Qatar, among others, desalination of sea water is a practice, without which the intensity...