Archive for Energy

Floating Solar Panels

Mar 04, 2011 2 Comments

Now this is a new idea in solar energy. The floating solar panels that instead of being mounted on structures designed for them, will float on the surface of water. This will reduce the area that gets used by these far spread panels which is a problem in densely populated areas and one of the [...]

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Hydrogen Cartridges To Charge Laptops, Cellphones

Feb 23, 2011 No Comments

Signa Chemistry have unveiled new hydrogen cartridges that charge the fuel cells designed to run laptop, cellphones and other similar products.   The motivation for this groundbreaking technology came from the laboratory of James Dye, SiGNa’s co-founder and University Distinguished Professor of Chemistry Emeritus at MSU. His work with alkali metals led to a green [...]

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400 bhp Electric Vehicle

Feb 17, 2011 No Comments

If you think EVs are always slow and boring, here’s a chance to change your mind. Racing Green Endurance Project people have built an electric race car that they believe would be the most fun to drive open wheel car of the world. They have named it as Radical SRZero. The car has a chassis [...]

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The ‘Flying’ Wind Turbines

Feb 12, 2011 No Comments

A firm ‘Joby Energy’ in California has found new ways and currently testing to generate energy from wind turbines. However, this time the turbines are not like the ones with huge tall towers carrying a rotor but instead are flying objects like kites, aeroplanes which fly to harness the energy from wind. The technology is [...]

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