Vibrating Source of Energy

Bristol University researcher have developed a new to provide free energy.  They invented a new type a energy-harvesting device for kinetic energy from vibrating household appliances and vehicles in ...

Solarmer hits 7.6% OVP Effieciency

And we have a new world record set!!! One of the world leaders in organic photovoltaics, or OPVs, Solarmer Energy Inc, based in California,  announced they set a new world record for plastic solar ce...

CO2 is a New Fuel?

One of the right way to get a new renewable energy source is to use what we already have at hand. We learnt to use solar, wind, wave, hydrogen energy etc. How about taking something completely useless...

US Falling Behind the Clean Energy Race

Despite the latest solar panels installations at the leading US companies head offices, the United States still falling behind in the renewable energy race. Since signing Kyoto in 1997; agreeing to ca...

Suntech to supply Ontario with 17MW

Suntech Power Holdings has recently signed a memorandum of understanding with Canadian based Pure Energies to supply up to 17 MW  in 2010. Wuxi,  Chinese crystalline silicon photovoltaic module manu...

Solar Power for the Sunshine State

At Thanksgiving the California Public Utilities Commission approved a new 500 kV transmission line from the southeastern desert where several solar projects are installed to cities on the coast. Initi...

Waste-heat As a New Renewable

It is not a secret that all the electronic devices as well as many others need to get rid of excess heat. Also everyone knows that heat can be converted to energy. Now think of a technology which coul...

Solar Panels Sold Out in Germany

German homeowners and solar investors has rushed the solar energy sector of the economy to set a new record with installing about 3GW of solar power this year. This is partially explained by the feed-...

50% Down and Counting

A research by alternative energy research company New Energy Finance says that solar energy will cost up to 50% less at the end of this year in comparison with 2008 prices. And this is without subsidi...

Flexible Solar Cells

It was just yesterday when GOT POWERED! wrote about new paper-thin batteries being invented but the science of today is skimming above the surface of everyday life to surprise us more and more, more o...

Alga Paper-thin Batteries

And speaking of GOT POWERED!, scientists have another great topic for a discussion with your friends today. Paper-thin rechargeable batteries. That’s right they so thin you can print them on a s...

Floating Wind Turbine

It seems like Norway becomes more and more involved in the new day clean power technologies every day. Today Norwegian company StatoilHydro announced installation of a new type of a floating wind turb...