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...
Article - 21 Jul 2008
There can be no more important mission for today’s innovators than saving the planet. In Australia, the cleantech industry recently rose to the challenge at Enviro 08, the nation’s premier conference...
Article - 30 Aug 2016
Thermal energy is produced through the movement of particles within a system or object, it can also be referred to as kinetic energy.
Article - 26 Aug 2019
This article discusses how electric cars could be revolutionised by flow batteries.
Article - 18 Jan 2019
NASA is supporting research into the production of a new rechargeable liquid battery to fuel electric aircraft.
Article - 27 Jun 2014
A new water-based organic battery produced from cheap, eco-friendly components, has been developed by scientists from the University of Southern California (USC). Intended for use at power plants, the...
Article - 17 Jan 2013
One of the major drawbacks of solar and wind energy is that wind and the sun do not produce enough energy on a continuous scale.
Article - 6 Jul 2020
By the end of 2020, it is estimated that 102,000 tons of Li-ion batteries will be retired from EVs annually, rising to 7.8 million tons by 2040. This exponential growth means that we must consider...
Article - 16 Jun 2017
Carrageenan is a derivative of red seaweed and usually used to thicken food, but a team from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have discovered it also works well as a stabiliser in...
Article - 3 Dec 2013
This year a group of young scientists decided to use Brussels sprouts for a very different purpose, and help kids view this vegetable in a whole new light.