Biofuels from algae, technology advances

Scientists have made ​​an E. coli can metabolize carbohydrates in brown algae into ethanol, making it a potential source of fuel and chemicals. Two main reasons are that the energy sector and rese...

The airport in Palau relies on Sun

The Japanese company Kyocera has announced the provision of photovoltaic modules destined for the international airport of the Republic of Palau, a country in Oceania, located in Micronesia. Located a...

Wind in Argentina: Koluel Kayke II wind farm

IMPSA, the largest Latin American wind turbine manufacturer, will invest $ 81 million in Koluel Kayke II wind farm. IMPSA won approval of a long-term financing of the Corporation Andina de Fomento (CA...

EDF acquires a 161 MW wind project in Texas

enXco, the U.S. subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, announced Wednesday the signing of an agreement with Cielo Wind Power, developer and operator of wind farms, to buy the wind power project develop...

Alstom joins SSE and strengthened in marine energy

Scotland’s largest producer of marine energy, SSE Renewables and the French manufacturer Alstom announced Tuesday the creation of a joint venture responsible for developing the project Costa Hea...

Skoda produces ten units of its first electric car

Skoda, Volkswagen Group, has produced ten units of its first electric car, the Octavia Green E Line, an electric vehicle with a range of 240 km thanks to lithium batteries. Czech car maker Skoda, Volk...

Geothermal Energy in Baja California

Baja California in Mexico has large resources of renewable energy such as wind, solar and geothermal. There is already a wind park running. UNAM (National Autonomous University of Mexico) researchers ...

Brussels Airport is turning to renewable energy

Brussels Airport has decided to add a renewable energy source to its distribution network of electricity by installing 30,000 m² of solar panels on the roof of a provision building. The facility cons...