1st Solar-powered EV Charging Station in NYC

Electric vehicles (EVs) are great, but better if you are not charging them from coal-powered electricity. Solar-powered charging stations are beginning to pop up now to address this situation. Dell he...

Compressed-air Back-up for Spanish TV

England’s Energetix Pnu Power receives new 10 kVA order for its energy efficient technology from Spain’s Abertis Infraestructuras. UK-based Energetix Group said today its subsidiary Energetix ...

Solar Energy for not-so-sunny States

If we try to observe which states are going solar we will find an interesting bend. Many states in U.S.A. are not the sunniest one but still they are opting for solar energy. It’s natural for sunny ...

New Solar Power Technologies by Gossamer

Gossamer Space Frames has introduced two new concentrated solar power technologies that marry low tech components and off-the-shelf elements with high tech thin film solar panels to yield a system tha...

Solar Camels

Camels have been getting a bad rap recently, at least in Australia where they’ve become such a destructive invasive species and the government has called in airstrikes against them.  But in Kenya a...

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...

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...