SENER, finalist of the European Business Awards

SENER has been awarded the Ruban d’Honneur of the European Business Awards for its project Gemasolar. The proclamation recognized as a finalist, along with nine other companies in the Innovation...

EVs in 2020 will consume 1% of electricity demand

Electric cars and plug-in hybrids by 2020 will consume 1% of electricity demand, according to the forecast made by the Government in the document Indicative of Energy Planning. The document has been p...

Solar tower 800 meters high in Arizona

EnviroMission confirmed the progress of his ambitious solar tower in the Arizona desert, the dimensions make you really dizzy. Indeed, the tower will have a diameter of 130 meters and a height of 800 ...

Sun Container, a heater powered by solar energy

If the conventional ways of doing this are oil and gas, it seems easy to find a sustainable solution for heating during the winter months, unless you put solar panels or live in a passive solar house....

Rise of organic photovoltaics

Solar cells, today dominated by silicon, are expensive, so more and more researchers are interested in the possibility of manufacturing solar cells from other materials, plastic or organic. These new ...

Space solar power continues to attract Japan

Since the disaster in Fukushima, Japan’s review its policy on nuclear power was yet one of its strategic priorities. The development of new energy sources that respect the environment has become...

Nissan recharge its EV’s with solar energy

Automotive engineering director of Nissan Motor Co., Hidetoshi Kadota, showed a fast charging electric vehicle Nissan Leaf with solar energy system at its headquarters in Yokohama. Nissan has tested r...

New York pushes electric cars

New York launched a campaign to inform residents about the benefits of electric cars in an effort to meet the goal of air quality and reduce CO2 emissions. New York added 70 electric vehicles to its f...