Archive for Energy

Alternative Energy Development In Japan – Homemade Wind Turbines

Jul 24, 2011 No Comments

Japan is a densely populated country, and that makes the Japanese market difficult compared with other markets. If we use the possibility of near shore installations or even offshore installations in the future, which will give us the possibility of continued use wind energy. If we go offshore, it is more expensive because the construction [...]

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Creating Your Own Solar Panel Is Simple Than You Imagine

Jul 08, 2011 No Comments

While we’re accustomed to many types of energy and technology, the only power source we couldn’t live without is the sun. While this form of energy arrives as heat and light, that doesn’t mean it can’t be converted into a usable form of energy. By installing solar panels in your home, you can have a [...]

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Find Green Energy Sources

Jun 01, 2011 No Comments

There are a growing number of people who are looking in direction of a complete clean and green energy sources devoid of impeding the Mother Nature. By means of the helpful aspects of technology, renewable energy is one among the human findings that contributes to the saving of the environment. The alternative renewable Green Energy [...]

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Renewable Energy- Let’s Go Green

May 31, 2011 No Comments

Man has long struggled with options of how he can make the environment sustainable to satisfy the needs of the present generation without compromising the ones from future generations. To this end, it has been noted that renewable power is the way to go hence the phrase, “Let’s Go Green”. A number of prominent persons [...]

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Climate Risk: Yet Another Reason To Choose Renewable Energy

Apr 28, 2011 No Comments

Recent events in Japan have brought new attention to how national energy systems are vulnerable to natural disasters. But, one risk has largely flown under the radar: climate change. Considerable scientific research has looked at how our energy choices are threatening the climate, but much less attention has been paid to the other side of [...]

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Harvesting Solar Power Without Solar Cells ?

Apr 23, 2011 No Comments

You might also not have thought it can happen but this has just been experimented at Michigan State University.   The latest efforts would see solar energy being harvested without the use of expensive and space consuming solar panels and cells. The researchers have found a way to make optical battery which was never attempted [...]

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OLEDs Coated With Chlorine Offer Energy & Cost Saving

Apr 17, 2011 No Comments

A chlorine atom sheet of thickness of one atom is set to revolutionize future lighting and display panel technology offering excellent performance and energy saving. Michael G. Helander (PhD Candidate and Vanier Canada Graduate Scholar), Zhibin Wang (PhD Candidate), and led by Professor Zheng-Hong Lu of the Department of Materials Science & Engineering at the [...]

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Windows Turned Into Powerplant Using Transparent Solar Cell

Apr 16, 2011 No Comments

Richard Lunt, a researcher at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), has developed a transparent solar cell that can be used in windows to generate power, thus effectively making windows a powerplant. Main Idea It’s just a photovoltaic cell based on organic molecules which harness the infrared light energy while allowing visible light rays to pass [...]

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Artificial Leaves That Can Store Energy

Apr 01, 2011 No Comments

Researchers have made an artificial leaf that can use sunlight to convert moisture in plants into hydrogen and oxygen which can be used as fuels   The technology developed by Dan Nocera of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and colleagues could eventually power a house and bring electricity to the developing world with little more [...]

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A Chip That Harvests Energy For Robots

Mar 08, 2011 No Comments

Cymbet Enerchip CBC050 is a 50 micro-ampere-hour rechargeable solid state energy storage device that can act as a backup source of energy for your robot, replacing typical batteries, super-capacitors, cells & coins. These chips operate on ambient light and can even power packet radios & microcontrollers within the robots.   The rated output voltage of [...]

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