Article - 3 Apr 2019
Recent advancements in the field of thin film technologies have extended their application well beyond those within the semiconductor industry.
Article - 11 Jan 2019
Globally, the energy consumed has consistently increased over the last fifty years. Today, most energy is supplied by burning fossil fuels or created using nuclear reactions.
Article - 24 Jul 2018
The concept of obtaining energy from the sun originated in 1876 when researchers William Grylls Adams and Richard Day discovered that selenium, when exposed to light, can produce electricity.
Article - 7 Jul 2018
Harnessing the massive amounts of energy that reaches the Earth from the Sun is a challenging but necessary step to ensure that the future energy needs of the planet can be met.
Article - 28 May 2018
Plastic is an essential part of our daily lives today. There are few materials which can match the flexibility, versatility, lightness, and affordability of plastic. But what we cannot ignore is the...
Article - 3 Apr 2018
This article discusses what wind farms are and the role they play as a renewable energy.
Article - 10 Oct 2017
Energetic ionic liquids have been gathering attention and are now considered to be an interesting form of energetic materials, and the use of bio-renewable compounds is one of the most promising...
Article - 15 Aug 2017
Solar panels are attractive in terms of offering an alternative to the air-polluting fossil fuels which satisfy nearly 80% of the world’s energy demands, but they are not very attractive to look at.
Article - 6 Jul 2017
Microbial electrochemistry is an emerging and rapidly growing environmental technology field that has transformed the way in which wastewater is not only treated, but can be utilized as its own source...
Article - 16 Jun 2017
Polycarbonates are all around us: in your plastic drinks bottle; the lenses of your glasses; and the scratch-resistant coating on your phones CDs and DVDs. But they are made from crude oil, a finite...