Wind turbines inspired by schools of fish

The fluid dynamics in the movement of a school can apply to a wind farm. The model uses wind farm wind turbines with vertical shafts. Engineers in California were inspired by the collective movement o...

Space solar power continues to attract Japan

Since the disaster in Fukushima, Japan’s review its policy on nuclear power was yet one of its strategic priorities. The development of new energy sources that respect the environment has become...

Turn your windows into batteries

A group of researchers at the University of Cordoba (UCO) and the University of Malaga (UMA) has developed a battery that could store transparent and regulate the incident solar energy in the windows ...

Wind energy storage on the seabed

Energy storage to meet peak demand and ensure supply to intermittent winds, remain key issues for the development of wind energy. The Canadian company Thin Red Line Aerospace is conducting the first t...

Leaves can produce electricity!

Interdisciplinary cooperation at the Israeli Technion led to a breakthrough in the field of bioenergy. The Technion has filed a patent and professionals have praised in speaking of “something ne...

Fuel out of fruit peels

Biogas can be used as fuel in cars, factories or at home by way of replacement of butane gas. While proper use of organic waste to produce an alternative fertilizer use recently also proposed as a ren...

One Way Wind Generator

The inventor proposes to use through a venturi Patagonian winds, which blow throughout the year in the same direction. These days specialists from the National Institute of Industrial Property a paten...

Eyes of insects help improve solar energy

Eyes of moths, allowing these insects see well in the dark, have an anti-reflective coating that makes them a less reflective surfaces of nature. This feature has been imitated by a team of Japanese s...

Bike lanes as solar energy producers

The Dutch town of Krommenie next year will install a bike path that produces energy through solar cells. The new bike lane, solar flares, is the first floor with integrated solar cells which can be us...