Article - 17 Apr 2018
[From the Montreal Gazette] On Wednesday, January 14th, about 28,000 liters of diesel fuel spilled at the city’s water filtration plant. Although most of the fuel went into the St-Lawrence River, due...
Article - 2 Jun 2016
The spread of solar cell farms - power plants fueled by the sun and typically found where the sun is plentiful and land is cheap - are evidence of the ever-evolving solar technology. Two forms...
Article - 9 Mar 2016
Some of consumers’ biggest objections to traditional solar panels is that they can be unsightly and take up large amounts of space. Now, researchers have developed novel technology that allows solar...
Article - 15 Sep 2013
Wind technology is an emerging source of renewable energy, with wind farms becoming a large part of many landscapes in different countries as well as in the ocean. The aesthetics of wind farms is...
Article - 29 May 2012
People were initially slow to embrace the concept of the electric car, although recent years have seen it rise in popularity as the benefits become more apparent, especially as the worldwide use of...
Article - 29 Sep 2009
This article looks at the advantages and disadvantages of horizontal axis wind turbines (HAWT). It also examines the effects of vibration and cyclic stresses on HAWT wind turbines
Article - 21 Dec 2008
Want to save gasoline, lower your power bills and help save the environment? New Vanderbilt research identifies seven simple actions individuals can start today that have the potential to dramatically...
Article - 16 Jun 2020
Reformed government subsidies, national and international environmental regulations and technological advancements are some of the most impactful strategies that can ensure a successful green...
Article - 10 Jun 2020
British start-up company Gravitricity has developed a system to store excess energy by using the power of gravity.
Article - 5 Jul 2019
3D Printing is being developed as an alternative manufacturing technology in many sectors.