A few years ago it used to be only the ardent environmentalists who were bothered about their impact on the planet and worried about issues such as global warming. Nowadays though most of us consider how many resources we are using, even if it is only in terms of reducing […]
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Photo via Intel The tech industry is known for its large-scale competitions, whether it’s with intelligent smartphones,...
Photo by Bill Ward Awareness of the environmental drawbacks of fossil fuels—coal, oil and natural gas—is on the...
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Residential solar power systems are a great option for homeowners looking to go green. However, it is important to avoid a few costly mistakes in order to get the most out of your investment.Read more ›
Australia’s major electricity utilities are trying to stop the rapid installation and use of solar photovoltaic cells (solar PVs). Due to its sunny climate, everyday consumers are realizing that it is cheaper to create their own energy through rooftop panel PVs rather than to rely on the traditional energy grid. […]Read more ›
Tobacco could serve a higher purpose than filling cigarettes. That’s the implication of a recently-published thesis in Spain describing a new strain of genetically modified (GM) tobacco with potential as a green energy resource. In her Ph.D. thesis, agricultural engineer Ruth Sanz-Barrio showed how the strategic deployment of proteins in […]Read more ›
Volvo are stealing a march on their competitors with their stunning new solar charging canopy. The charging station, known as the ‘Pure Tension ‘Pavillion’ has been developed for use with the Volvo V60, the first ever diesel plug-in hybrid. What is a solar charging canopy? A charging canopy consists […]Read more ›
Wood burning stoves have really come into their own in recent years with many homeowners having them fitted due to the costs of heating their home via other methods such as central heating in addition to the positive environmental impact which they have. The fact is that wood burning stoves […]Read more ›
Fracking – Promise or Predicament? Through most of the twentieth century, its rich natural resources allowed the United States to enjoy complete energy independence. But in the 1970s, the country was forced to begin to import petroleum, and has continued to import a large proportion of its petroleum ever since. […]Read more ›