A dam at Gibraltar to control the sea level

For his master’s thesis, a student in hydraulic engineering EPFL imagine a dam in the Strait of Gibraltar to contain the rising waters in the Mediterranean. A work of art that would leave passin...

8 new solar plants cover parkings

Coruscant and the Caisse des Dépôts announced the creation of their third partnership for construction and operation of solar power plants in 8 new cover parking for a total output of 19 MWp. Caisse...

Emergence of a new photovoltaic market

While the production cost of photovoltaic electricity decreases rapidly for several years, according to the SER-SOLER, this dynamic should make possible the in situ production which is less expensive ...

Maracanã integrates 1556 solar modules

Since the FIFA World Cup 1950, the Maracanã stadium is one of the legendary places of football and thanks to recent renovations, it could now enter the history of sustainable development. Indeed, Yin...

Scientists discover the secret of organic solar

Researchers at the University of Montreal, the Science and Technology Facilities Council, Imperial College London and the University of Cyprus determined how light rays excite the chemical structures ...

Gain for Harjavalta hydroelectric power plant

Alstom signed a contract with the owner of Harjavalta hydroelectric plant (72 MW), for the rehabilitation and modernization of two existing generators as well as providing a new alternator for a total...

Photovoltaic plant of 20 megawatts to Burkina Faso

The Canadian company Windiga Energy and the Government of Burkina Faso signed an agreement to support investment allowing Windiga to become the first independent solar energy producer in the country. ...