Posts Tagged ‘energy’

Rhubarb Batteries

Thursday, January 16th, 2014
battery, batteries, renewables, flow, solar, wind, storage, power, energy, flow

Harvard researchers have developed a new type of battery for cheaply storing renewable energy.

Renewable News

Friday, December 6th, 2013
renewables, energy, power, sustainability, wind, solar, steven chu, offshore, china, bhutan, india, hydroelectric, dam, clean, waste

We’ll end a week of climate change stories with some recent news of renewable energy!

California Energy Efficiency

Thursday, December 5th, 2013
California, Climate Change, energy, efficiency, policy, solar, wind, power, electric, hybrid, vehicle, emissions, cars, Steven Chu, George Shultz, Mary Nichols, Air Resource Board

A discussion this week revolved around climate change and California’s future.

Fishing for Electrons

Monday, September 30th, 2013
microbes, sewage, waste, water, stanford, electrons, bio-inspiration, bio, generators, power, energy

A novel way to generate electricity from sewage.

IRIS Spacecraft Launch

Thursday, June 27th, 2013
sun, atmosphere, corona, temperature, interface region imaging spectrograph, IRIS, plasma, chromosphere, solar eclipse, ultraviolet spectra, polar orbit, energy, stellar atmosphere, launch, Vandenberg air force base

The Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS) spacecraft launches on June 27th to study how the sun’s corona gets so hot.

Why Fly When You Can Dive?

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013
penguins, murres, flight, diving, dives, swim, manitoba, evolution, energy

Why are penguins flightless? Researchers look at other birds to understand why.

Happy Earth Day

Monday, April 22nd, 2013
earth day, environment, pollution, great lakes, marine, ocean, rivers, colorado, drought, trees, climate change, ecology, evolution, energy, renewables, fossil fuels, solar, wind, power, flights

A few recent headlines to help you ponder and protect our planet.

Artificial Leaf

Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
Leavessnipedale

The latest technology in clean energy mimics photosynthesis in a very efficient way.

Offshore Wind Gets Connected

Tuesday, October 12th, 2010
transmission

Google is partnering with other investors to create a 350-mile transmission line in the Atlantic Ocean to deliver offshore wind power.

Boosting Solar Efficiency

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010
Solar_cell

A new chlorophyll could hold the key for more efficient solar energy.

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