Article - 7 Feb 2013
Algae encompasses a large and varied group of autotrophic, photosynthetic organisms most of which have a very simple structure. They occur as single-cells, multi-cells or also as giant kelps.
Article - 24 Jan 2013
Energy that can be obtained from natural resources such as wave, tidal, rain water, wind, geothermal heat and solar is defined as renewable energy.
Article - 4 Jan 2013
Ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) is an energy technology that makes use of the ocean’s temperature difference between the warm surface water and the cold deeper water to drive a turbine...
Article - 7 Dec 2012
Photovoltaic (PV) cell is the technical term for solar cell, which is used to convert sunlight directly into electricity.
Article - 25 Sep 2012
In this interview, AZoCleanTech talks to Victor Rosenberg, CEO of Tropiglas Technologies, regarding new innovations in building energy efficiency with energy efficient glass.
Article - 15 Aug 2012
In this interview, Kim Lyle, Chairman of MAKO Tidal Turbines, talks to AZoCleanTech about the benefits in tidal power and how MAKO is making waves in this sector.
Article - 14 Jun 2012
Australia is a huge island nation in the South Pacific. It is the 6th largest country in the world.
Article - 22 Oct 2008
Most plastics can be sucessfully recycled. Plastic recycling is made easier by special codes put into the plastic item at the point of manufacture. The recycling codes are explained in this article.
Article - 25 Jun 2008
Thin-film solar cells are cheaper than traditional solar panels, such as those made of polycrystalline silicon, but the yield is lower. However, the combination of these properties is promising...
Article - 26 Jan 2008
Hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs) combine the power from an internal combustion engine with the battery and electric motor from an electric vehicle.