Article - 17 Jul 2015
The country is divided geographically and culturally into three sections by the Carpathian Mountains and the Transylvanian Alps: Moldavia in the northeast, Wallachia in the south and Transylvania in...
Article - 2 Jul 2015
Costa Rica is considered to be the most biodiverse country on the planet. In an effort to preserve the natural habitats of this nation, Costa Rica has recently emerged as a global leader in promoting...
Article - 6 Dec 2013
Sustainable farming is term used to describe a collection of productive and efficient agricultural practices that can be used to produce safe and high-quality products which will positively impact...
Article - 28 Nov 2013
Ocean/offshore wind farms refer to the construction of wind turbines in bodies of water that generate electricity from wind.
Article - 10 Jun 2013
Recently, there has been a lot of talk about the development of an 'invisibility time cloak' using laser pulses to manipulate light. This technology represents the potential for laser technology...
Article - 24 May 2013
Biobutanol is a four-carbon alcohol produced by the fermentation of biomass. It has a long hydrocarbon chain which renders it non-polar.
Article - 23 May 2013
Algal biofuel is an alternative to fossil fuel, which is generated by specific algae species from carbon dioxide.
Article - 25 Feb 2013
The concept of a solar sail seems to be right out of a science fiction novel. However, this could become a reality as soon as 2014, when a NASA research team; ‘In-Space Demonstration of a...
Article - 7 Feb 2013
LEDs or light emitting-diodes are light sources that operate when electrons move through a semiconductor material.
Article - 25 Jan 2013
Feed in tariffs is a process implemented to encourage renewable energy technology investments. Also known as renewable energy payments and advanced renewable tariffs, they offer long-term contracts...