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...
Article - 5 May 2017
A carbon-free energy economy using hydrogen as a clean energy source has been a dream of many scientists since the hydrogen economy was first proposed in the 1970s. The reaction of hydrogen with...
Article - 31 Mar 2017
The future of clean technology is promising, and while we cannot correct the damage that has already been done, there is still hope in our ability to adapt for the better.
Article - 2 Jun 2016
The spread of solar cell farms - power plants fueled by the sun and typically found where the sun is plentiful and land is cheap - are evidence of the ever-evolving solar technology. Two forms...
Article - 3 Aug 2015
Phil Jones, Professor of Architectural Science at the Welsh School of Architecture, Cardiff University, speaks to AZoCleantech about how architects from the university designed and built a house with...
Article - 3 Jul 2015
Within the European Union, Denmark has remained a front runner in the push towards developing renewable energy sources, as well as enforcing regulations that support the sustainability of their...
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 - 6 Dec 2013
With fossil fuel reserves expected to run out within the next century, the need to use renewable sources of energy such as solar power has never been so great.
Article - 12 Jul 2013
Solar energy represents an unlimited source of renewable energy. Reducing fossil fuels as well as benefiting from cost savings, has seen solar panels appear on houses, in office buildings and on...
Article - 22 Mar 2013
A new report titled ‘Australian Cleantech Review, 2013’ from Australian CleanTech profiles the Australian cleantech sector by analyzing more than 1300 Australian companies in terms of their...