Article - 30 Aug 2021
Thermoelectric energy harvesting captures thermal energy from the environment and converts it into electricity without batteries or a grid connection. It is considered the best shot for significantly...
Article - 3 Dec 2020
The future of transport could be hydrogen-powered, and we are already seeing examples on the roads. However, hydrogen has a reputation – unfairly attributed – of being unsafe, or at least not as safe...
Article - 3 Sep 2020
Switzerland is known as the "water reservoir of Europe". Due to its topography and substantial average precipitation, the country has ideal conditions for the use of hydro power.
Article - 11 Mar 2020
Researchers from the University of Los Angeles and Arizona State University have developed tiny artificial sunflowers that can automatically lean in the direction of sunlight.
Article - 9 Mar 2020
Solar cells that can work at night-time have been designed by a team at the University of California, Davis.
News - 13 Mar 2008
Promoting the green design, construction, renovation and operation of buildings could cut North American greenhouse gas emissions that are fuelling climate change more deeply, quickly and cheaply than...
Article - 14 Nov 2019
High-temperature furnaces (HTFs) typically utilize electrical heating systems, advanced insulation materials, and innovative design to generate temperatures as high as 3000 °C.
Article - 16 Oct 2019
Thermoelectric ceramics are crucial for energy conversion technology, such as thermoelectric power generators.
Article - 15 Oct 2019
3D printing has the potential to be a clean technology, but it is far too soon to claim it is entirely clean. From a consumer point of view, 3D printing represents a future reduction in manufacturing...
Article - 4 Sep 2019
Traditional heating systems utilize carbon compounds such as coal, oil and gas in a combustion reaction to release heat.