Article - 6 Nov 2008
Almost all small household electronic appliances and devices are powered by batteries. As even rechargeable batteries eventually wear out and will require replacement. Proper disposal of all batteries...
News - 14 Jul 2016
Toshiba Corporation, a leader of the development of technologies for the low carbon hydrogen economy, today unveiled Japan's largest alkaline water electrolysis hydrogen production system*1,...
News - 11 Jun 2013
The only truly practical biofuels will be those made from abundant feedstocks like switchgrass, wheat straw, and other woody plants, whose cell walls consist of lignocellulose. After pretreatment to...
News - 12 Jun 2009
Sony Corporation (Tokyo,
Japan) today announced the realization of a mercury-free alkaline button battery
(LR), and plans to commercialize six models of those environmentally conscious...
News - 22 Jan 2008
An energy materials research group in alkaline polymer fuel cells lead by
Dr John Varcoe at the University
of Surrey has been awarded £292k by the EPSRC to develop new low-temperature...
News - 7 Aug 2015
One of the key necessities for life on our planet is electricity. That's not to say that life requires a plug and socket, but everything from shrubs to ants to people harnesses energy via the...
News - 10 Sep 2014
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University of Manchester researchers have found bacteria that can endure extreme conditions of radioactive waste disposal sites in soil samples obtained from...
News - 29 Jan 2009
Researchers in Texas are reporting that quantum dots (QDs) — a product of the revolution in nanotechnology increasingly used in electronics, solar cells, and medical imaging devices — may...
News - 5 Jun 2008
A water ionization and filtration
system designed for home and office use provides unlimited quantities of
healthy, eco-friendly bottle free waters for drinking, cooking, beauty
News - 3 Jan 2014
There is a lab in the engineering complex at Montana State University where grow lights stay on night and day, even during the winter holiday season, nurturing various bubbling containers of bright...