US Marines to use PVs

Even if the US government is somehow behind it doesn’t mean that the US army will do the same. The most powerful, gadget-in-a-pocket army has made one more step to energy independence by convert...

Self-destruct to Produce Biofuel? Yes!

If you think that “Oyster” machine or kinetic energy-harvesting device is something out-of-the-box then read this and you’ll be surprised once again! Scientists from the Arizona Stat...

Amyris to Convert Ethanol-to-Biofuel in Brazil

Emeryville, Calif.-based biofuel company Amyris Biotechnologies said today its Brazilian subsidiary Amyris Brasil signed letter of intent agreements with three sugar and ethanol producers in Brazil. T...

Property Values are NOT Harmed by Wind Turbines

A new comprehensive study — The Impact of Wind Power Projects on Residential Property Values in the United States: A Multi-Site Hedonic Analysis — conclusively shows that property values are not h...

The future of solar technology

The future of solar technology was on display at the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, held in Washington D.C., where teams utilizing SMA inverter technology took four of the top five spots, ...

OIW to build a PowerBuoy in Oregon

Oregon Iron Works announced that it will manufacture the buoys for a New Jersey company that hopes to build Oregon’s first commercial wave power farm. Oregon Iron Works is an Oregon company with...

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...