Roasting biomass is as efficient as coal

The Association of Energy Recovery from Biomass (Avebiom), as representative of World Bioenergy in Spain and at Bioenergy Fair to be held from 25 to 27 May in Jönköping (Sweden), continues to meet s...

PV rooftop plant installed in NE France

On April 26 the City of Huningue, in north-eastern France, held the official inauguration of the PV plant installed on the roofs of the House of Sports. This installation made in partnership between t...

Geothermal to heat and cool air in Madrid metro

Sensus Metering solutions, the water and thermal energy specialist, has been selected in Spain to install metering solutions of thermal energy through an environmental project that is unprecedented fo...

Belgian pavilion powered by 690 solar modules

The site of the Shanghai Expo, which runs from May 1 to October 31, 2010 is located on both sides of the Huangpu River between Nanpu Bridge and Lupu. With the theme “Better City, Better LifeR...

Jamaica expands its largest wind farm

9 weeks ago the arrival of Vestas V80 wind turbines of 2 MW each began works to expand the Wigton wind farm installed in 2004, with a capacity of 20.7 MW. The Jamaican government has also announced th...

New perspectives for solar cells

The work conducted by Professor Benoit Marsan, Department of Chemistry, University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) has solved two problems that hindered growth for 20 years the solar cells. The most effi...

Solar cell: carbon instead of silicon

Researchers at Indiana University led by chemist Liangshi Li has found a way to incorporate carbon sheets in the solar modules, an efficient method to manufacture solar panels at lower costs and also ...

France will renew its hydroelectric concessions

Ten hydroelectric power of 5,300 megawatts combined capacity, or 20% of the park concession will be renewed between 2010 and 2015, under the new procedure for awarding concessions, according to a pres...

EREC: 100% renewable energy by 2050 is possible

RES professionals demonstrate in the report called RE-2050 it would be possible at that time to supply Europe with energy solely through renewable sources. The mandatory condition is to reduce the dem...