Article - 17 Apr 2018
[From the Montreal Gazette] On Wednesday, January 14th, about 28,000 liters of diesel fuel spilled at the city’s water filtration plant. Although most of the fuel went into the St-Lawrence River, due...
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...
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.
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...