Global Wind Day – June 15

On 15 June, ‘Global Wind Day’, people around the world can discover the benefits of wind energy while having fun. With the instability in the Middle East affecting oil prices and the debat...

The price of solar energy in China will drop by 20%

China wants to become the great power of solar photovoltaic and solar thermal energy, as happens with wind turbines. Solar energy in China employs 450,000 people. The price of solar energy in China wi...

Turn your windows into batteries

A group of researchers at the University of Cordoba (UCO) and the University of Malaga (UMA) has developed a battery that could store transparent and regulate the incident solar energy in the windows ...

Wind energy: Siemens is gaining ground in Europe

Siemens announced recently the registration of several orders for onshore wind farms on the European continent covering a total capacity of 360 megawatts. During the first four months of 2011, Siemens...

Scotland wants 100% renewable electricity by 2020

The Scottish government has decided to raise its target of 100% renewable electricity for 2020! The prime Minister Alex Salmond pledged to go “faster and further” to strengthen the status ...

Wind energy storage on the seabed

Energy storage to meet peak demand and ensure supply to intermittent winds, remain key issues for the development of wind energy. The Canadian company Thin Red Line Aerospace is conducting the first t...