More Efficient Lighting Not Necessarily Meaning Less Energy Consumption, Paper Says

Two Sandia University researchers, Jeff Tsao and Harry Saunders have recently underlined what you may never have thought of LED lights. Historically, when a...

Laser-Based Lighting the New Alternative to LEDs

Research from the University of California, Santa Barbara has led to an alternative LED lighting that is just as bright, high-powered, and energy efficient,...

New Wastewater Treatment Plant From Siemens Saves Energy by Using Bacterial Heat

Siemens has recently invented a new biodrying process that can convert sewage sludge into usable elements - all of this while saving a great...
NREL's New Data Center, Possible the Most Efficient in the World

NREL’s New Energy Efficient Data Center Going Live

With the growth of the internet and the inherent need for data storage, NREL's new energy efficient data center makes perfect sense. Of course,...

The Morning Challenge Suggests Japanese People To Wake Up 1 Hour Earlier For Saving...

It looks like the Japanese aren't going to stay behind the English with daylight saving (or vice-versa), and launch a campaign that encourages people to change their wake-up and sleep time one hour earlier to save lots of tons of emitted carbon dioxide.

General Motors Saves Power and Greenhouse Gas Emissions With New Painting Technique

Chevrolet is seemingly seeking to implement more and more environmentally-friendly technologies inside its factories. The latest innovation is one that will reduce the carbon...

For Efficient Fridges: New Magnetocaloric Material Also Cools Under Mechanical Pressure

Magnetocaloric materials have been the most advanced in this field by now. The researchers' new material also produces a caloric effect under hydrostatic pressure. For developing their discovery, they worked on a high-pressure system developed by the UPC.

London’s Heating System Powered by Energy Harnessed From the Tube

How many times have you been on an underground train feeling extremely warm and short of breath when at the same time outside winter...

LG Electronics Launches Solar Powered Hybrid Air Conditioner

Warming up in winter by using the Sun is one thing, but cooling down in the summer by using the same Sun is way more interesting. LG Electronics just announced yesterday that they will launch their first air conditioner powered by a solar panel.

New MIT Research Produces “Free Light” From Bulbs

What if light bulbs were as efficient as they should? There will be those of you who say: "Well, aren't they already?" Actually... no,...