Elon Musk looks to have delivered on his promise to build the biggest lithium ion battery in the world in an effort to help South Australia with its crippling energy problems. “100 days from contract signature or it’s free,” Musk tweeted at the time, in a deal initially negotiated over Twitter. Musk is well ahead […]
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Decentralized power systems could have huge impacts on vehicles in the near future—and not just in terms of how we’ll charge our cars.
Researchers from Michigan State University believe transparent solar panels have the potential to generate just as much solar power as rooftop solar panels. When used effectively, they could at full implementation provide 40 percent of electricity in the U.S.
There’s no doubt that tidal power is severely lagging behind other forms of renewable energy like wind and solar power. However, as two-thirds of the Earth’s surface is covered by water, we’d be crazy not to try and harness energy from water that’s continuously in motion.
September 23, 2017 – There is a generational shift going on that is not reflected in the dystopian politics we see in the United States these days. The vast majority of young people see green, sustainable, and socially responsible as critical values in their purchasing decisions according to a Nielsen global study done in 2015. […]
Two Americans invented a wood burning stove that could save millions of lives – and it also charges your phone
The CampStove 2 is a wood burner which uses no charcoal or liquid fuels to operate, using only wood for fires.
Radiative sky cooling systems use reflective panels to emit heat into space, potentially cooling a building in the process.
A new report suggests the economics of large-scale batteries are reaching an important inflection point.
How low can you go? Mind-blowingly low 65-cents-per-watt solar system pricing emerges in India.
Ubitricity is a company out of Germany and their plan to convert lampposts to EV charging stations is underway. Ubitricity is currently using London lampposts that have been previously converted to LED lighting to also charge commuter EV vehicles. EV owners simply need to purchase a custom charging cable from Ubitricity that contains a meter […]