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...

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...

Nordex and Allianz: Wind power developing in France

Nordex AG is further improving its position as one of the leading project developers on the French market: Allianz Specialised Investments, part of the alternative asset investment activities of the A...

First Osmotic Power Plant is On

You will be surprized how easily a source of energy could be found. Wind, the Sun, ocean waves etc. But one seems to be the easiest of them all. Just mix salt water and fresh water and – here yo...

EDP Renewables Yet To Invest $4 bln

One of the largest wind companies in the US and in the world in general, Portuguese EDP Renewables is to expand its US projects up to $4 billion through 2012. Through its North American subsidiary Hor...

Flying Ocean Energy Stations

The oceans always seem to be a perfect source of free clean energy. The power of waves and the size of the oceans look like a potentially good alternative energy asset. And it’s always sounded t...

Dell Grows Trees

It’s not a surprise anymore that companies of the hi-tech sector become trend-setters for green technologies. The more hi-tech their products get, the more greener their offices turn. First it w...

DOE announces largest investment in geothermal

On October 29 US Department of Energy announced $338 million investment into geothermal energy research and development projects reclaiming its title of the largest donor for the geothermal energy dev...