Capital Wind Farm to Power 60,000 Homes

Friday, November 20, 2009 1:38 No Comments

Capital Wind Farm was officially launched by Prime Minister Kevin Rudd, NSW Premier Nathan Rees and Minister for Climate Change, Senator Penny Wong yesterday. The Capital Wind Farm, the largest wind farm in New South Wales, is situated in Bungendore and will boost Australia’s wind power capacity by more than 10 per cent.

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Ubree – World’s Most Efficient Car

Wednesday, November 11, 2009 4:53 No Comments

An engineering team from Winnipeg is claiming to have invented the world’s most energy-efficient car of the future. Their vehicle design, dubbed Ubree, short for Urban Electric Car with Ethanol backup, is for the moment just a wooden model.

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A New System that Harvest Electricity from Nature’s Motions

Tuesday, November 10, 2009 12:27 No Comments

Scientists at the Duke University have developed a novel approach that they believe can help generate electricity from nature’s motion. Energy harvesting is the process of converting one form of energy, such as motion, into another form of energy, in this case electricity. Strategies range from the development of massive wind farms to produce large [...]

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Futuristic Eco Signs Powered by Rain

Friday, November 6, 2009 1:22 No Comments

If you get lost someday in a huge city you don’t need to worry anymore. What you need to find first is a manhole cover and it will give you guidance. Interesting dream isn’t it? Well it’s not a dream anymore since Cheolyeon Jo & Youngsun Lee made the design reality.

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Researchers Developed 3D Photovoltaic Solar Cell Around an Optical Fibre

Wednesday, November 4, 2009 6:44 No Comments

Scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a three-dimensional photovoltaic solar cell around an optical fibre. A new generation of hyper-flexible solar systems could be created thanks to this revolutionary research.

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Sun Powered Charger Guides Your Way Through the Night

Tuesday, November 3, 2009 9:56 No Comments

As the market is flooded with different kinds of charging devices that run on solar energy, companies must do something different in order to gain the sales over their competitors. Cleannergy has been working to develop a solar charger that not only powers a laptop of different electronic gadgets but is also a solar-powered lamp [...]

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