Article - 8 Jul 2008
Geothermal and GeoExchange heating and cooling use the relatively constant temperature of the earth to heat and cool homes and businesses with 40% to 70% less energy than conventional systems
Article - 28 May 2008
Wind is a clean and renewable energy source that can produce enough electricity to power millions of homes and businesses. In simple terms, wind is the movement of air created by the uneven heating of...
News - 7 Nov 2007
Don't call it ‘green' carpet, call it sustainable carpet. A new standard for assessing the environmental-friendliness of carpet was announced at the 2007 Greenbuild International Conference in...
Article - 23 Feb 2008
Tapping into a saline formation some 3200 to 3500 feet below the earth's surface, a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) team of regional partners has initiated the injection of up to 10,000 metric tons of...
Article - 19 Jan 2008
The continuing climate change crisis means that research into sources of alternative renewable energy generation is a top priority.
Article - 10 Jan 2008
Carbon sequestration can be referred to as the provision of long-term storage of carbon in underground, the ocean or the terrestrial biosphere.
Article - 7 Jan 2008
Solar power towers convert sunshine into clean electricity. The technology uses many large, sun-tracking mirrors commonly referred to as heliostats to focus sunlight on a receiver at the top of a...
News - 23 Oct 2007
The Center for Sustainable Energy, which began taking shape earlier this year, is an effort to bring together all renewable and sustainable energy related activities at K-State - which is saying a...
Article - 30 Dec 2007
Technologies are available to filter out about 99% of the tiny impurity fragments, as well as removing more than 95% of the acid rain pollutants in coal.
Article - 20 Oct 2023
Reprocessing spent fuel to recover fissile and fertile materials to provide new fuel for current and future nuclear power plants is a crucial and almost unique feature of nuclear energy.