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Want to Reduce Electricity Bills by 70% This Summer? Go Solar

Your electricity bills are now slashed by 60 to 90 percent!<p>That could be an advertisement for an energy-efficient appliance company, but it could …

Sign Petition: Adidas, Drop Kanye West for Calling Slavery a 'Choice'

Care2 wants to know if <b>Adidas agrees with Kanye West that slavery in America was a choice.</b><p>In a bizarre interview with TMZ yesterday, <b>Kanye</b> <b>said</b> <b>that he</b> …

Energie opwekken bij je thuis in Suriname

Energie is een hot item in Suriname.<p>De hoge elektriciteitsrekening is veelvuldig onderwerp van gesprek en iedereen in het land heeft wel eens te …

zonneenergie in Suriname https://t.co/EQELVsw8NR

Nieuwe strategische partner voor DWE in Zuid-Amerika

<i>Deep Water Energy (DWE), het Oost-Gelderse bedrijf achter de revolutionaire Oryon Watermill, is een belangrijke strategische samenwerking aangegaan</i> …

Guyana Strikes Oil

Nearly 40 years ago, tragedy struck Guyana when a religious zealot with major charisma, Reverend Jim Jones, convinced nearly 1,000 of his followers …

Oil, coal use to peak in 2020 before being replaced by electric, solar: report

Oil and coal use will peak in 2020. But as climate change forces people to change their habits, green technologies will slowly replace fossil fuels …

The Tesla Battery Heralds The Beginning Of The End For Fossil Fuels

Although wind, as well as solar power have made incredible advances recently, with renweable sources now accounting for 22% of electric energy …

Renewable Energy

Mega-Discovery To Herald A Major Shift In Oil & Gas Strategy?

Potentially game-changing announcement in the oil and gas sector late last week. From a part of the world that’s almost completely unknown for …

Converting solar energy into chemical energy like nature does

Trees, shrubs, grasses and algae have been using photosynthesis since time immemorial. To do this, they create the natural pigment chlorophyll in …

Elon Musk just explained how Tesla's future really comes down to its battery technology

Speaking at Vox Media's Code Conference on Wednesday night, Musk said that the energy density of its batteries is increasing on the order of nearly 5% per year, which ends up being a "significant number" when added up over a number of years.<p>Energy density is a measure of how much energy a battery …

Tesla

3 ways batteries could dramatically improve your life

As smartphones become ubiquitous and drones get ready to fill the skies, the need for batteries becomes even more acute.<p>But battery technology isn't exactly state-of-the-art -- there hasn't been a major breakthrough in more than 25 years. So a number of tech companies and startups are racing to …

Mercedes home batteries are a potential rival for Tesla’s Powerwall

The batteries developed for the high demands of all-electric Mercedes-Benz cars are finding a new application as in-home energy storage units. Sound familiar? Yeah, it’s a lot like the Tesla Powerwall.<p>Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler AG announced that the storage units are being manufactured by …

Survival Solar E Panels

Keep in direct sunlight<p>Survival Solar E Panels<p>Choose 12 or 18 Watt<p>Charge your devices with power from the sun<p>Auto restart eliminates delays caused by …

Hardscaping 101: Solar Panels Pros and Cons

If you want to reduce your utility bills—and your carbon footprint—solar power could be the answer. The initial investment can be expensive, but …

The World’s First Community Powered By Crowdsourced Energy?

There are millions of people who struggle to meet utility expenses every month. But soon they’ll have an ally in the shape of a new service called …

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Welsh home installs UK's first Tesla Powerwall storage battery

Battery could revolutionise UK energy market by enabling people to store excess energy generated from rooftop solar panels<p>The setting is decidedly modest: a utility room in a red-brick house at the end of a cul-de-sac in Wales. But if the hype turns out to be right, this may be the starting point …

Clean Energy

'Power paper' stores electricity and recharges in seconds

1/2<p>power paper linkoping<p>A six-inch piece of power paper of about a tenth of an inch thick can store 1F (farad), a similar capacity to supercapacitors …

G7 pompt miljarden in schone energie Afrika

<b>ANP</b><p><b>Monday, December 7, 2015 4:09 PM GMT</b><p>PARIJS (ANP) - De groep geïndustrialiseerde landen verenigd in de G7 pompt de komende jaren miljarden in de …

Veel mensen geschrokken van EBS-rekeningen

<b>Veel mensen zijn enorm geschrokken van de rekening die zij hebben gekregen van de Energie Bedrijven Suriname (EBS). De meeste mensen moeten meer dan</b> …

How cheap can energy storage get? Pretty darn cheap

<i>If current trends hold, the world is on a trajectory to achieving energy storage that will be cheap enough to allow 24/7 clean energy in the next</i> …

This modern prefab home has windows that double as solar panels

1/13<p>Reflect House by Sacramento State for Solar Decathlon 2015<p>If you love natural lighting, prepare to swoon over the light-filled Reflect Home. …

Solar Power

AGL adds two new, larger battery systems to energy storage suite

Electricity retailing giant AGL Energy has expanded its residential battery storage range, with the launch on Thursday of two new, larger battery …

powerful thinking – io oil & gas consulting

Published in Petromall Insights’ April issue http://www.petromall.org/ and republished here with permission. io – developments “starting with the end …

Are these solar panels the setting of the sun for coal mines?

"We are right at the forefront of where the future of energy production has to be in Australia," he said.<p>"Right at the forefront of the job creation …

Battery-stored electricity could reduce power use and save money, report says

Utilities would save consumers money and help support the electric grid if the companies tapped unused power stored in existing home and business batteries, according to a report released Thursday by the Rocky Mountain Institute.<p>The report, titled "The Economics of Battery Energy Storage," by the …

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Tesla’s Powerwall & Battery Costs Disruption

<b>Published on</b> September 29th, 2015 | <i>by Anand Upadhyay</i><p>18<p>Tesla’s Powerwall & Battery Costs Disruption<p>September 29th, 2015 by <b>Anand Upadhyay</b><p><i>This post was</i> …