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Hybrid solar roofing system uses heat pipes to boost efficiency

The patented system combines flat heat pipes with PV cells to both heat water and generate electricity. Heat pipes are used to transfer heat away …

Death by 'capacity factor': Is this how wind and solar ultimately win the game?

This is little understood, but important<p>Those who don't think renewable energy will amount to much usually have a few arguments. Price used to be a …

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8 Potential Battery Breakthroughs

Even with plenty of 2015 left, it is a safe bet that the Tesla Powerwall launch in May will be energy storage’s biggest moment this year. The …

Clean Energy

From Old to New: How Rethinking Regulation Can Deliver a Smarter Electricity System

Utility managers pay attention to Wall Street, and often reveal more about their top priorities in shareholder earnings calls than in regulatory …

Carbon Emissions

2015 Transmission Annual Planning Report Forum - NSW Energy Forecasts

Citigroup: Tackling climate change now could save $1.8 trillion

Tackling climate change is expensive. But not as expensive as doing nothing, according to new research (PDF) published last week by global banking …

Sustainable Business

Australia's Energy Security - 24/7 Concentrated Solar Thermal Power plus Molten Salt Storage (CSP+)

CSIRO maps out Australia's energy future

Is Renewable Energy a Viable Alternative to Fossil Fuels in Australia?

Australia 'to be an energy superpower’ by mid 2017

Morgan Stanley report predicts that gas exports will help country eliminate its current account deficit for the first time in four decades<p>Australia is to become a global gas superpower by the middle of the decade and eliminate its current account deficit for the first time in almost 40 years, …

Natural Gas

World's First 1 Megawatt Wave Energy Power Plant Launched in South Australia

Australia’s Oceanlinx just launched the world’s first 1 megawatt wave power plant in Port MacDonnell, South Australia. The wave energy converter was …

Australia's energy balancing act - | GE Look ahead | The Economist

Australia’s energy balancing act<p>Can Australia increase exports while maintaining low domestic prices?<p>By GE Look ahead Posted August 17, 2014<p><i>Key</i> …

'Energy superpower': Coalition's grand fossil fuel plan for Australia

The government has unveiled its strategy to make Australia into an “energy superpower”, including goals to increase energy productivity, ramp up gas production and stabilise electricity prices.<p>The energy green paper states that the repeal of the carbon and mining taxes have improved Australia as an …

Renewable energy investment in Australia dropped 70% in past year

Climate Council report finds Australia is losing green business overseas as China and US exploit global shift to renewables<p>Investment in renewable energy has dropped by 70% as Australia loses green business overseas, a report by the Climate Council has found.<p>“Investment that could be coming to …

A Philosophy on Practice

Why do you do it...?<br>In this article, I will challenge traditional approaches to practice and encourage the reader to probe deeper into the meaning …

Where Electric Vehicles Actually Cause More Pollution Than Gas Cars

If you think EVs are always greener, these county-level maps will take you by surprise.<p>The idea that gasoline cars might cause less environmental harm than electric vehicles seems impossibly backwards. But consider the following thought experiment before you dismiss it out of hand.<p>A view from the …

Electric Vehicles

With These Glass Tiles Your Roof Can Generate Electricity

SolTech Energy, a Swedish company selling solutions for solar power, has developed a unique glass tile solar energy solution that is available as an …

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Ultra-Thin Printed Solar Cells Could Turn on Lights for 1.3 Billion People

As the solar energy trend continues to grow, it's becoming less expensive to produce. This is great for developed nations whose citizens want to decrease their carbon footprint, but it's even better for those living in developing countries. Advances in printed solar cell technology are creating …

Solar Panels

Energy and sustainable development

The energy sector has a very high potential for reducing poverty. Around one in seven '€” or 1.1 billion people '€” on the planet lack access to …

Processed Views: Surveying the Industrial Landscape - Photographs and text by Barbara Ciurej And Lindsay Lochman | LensCulture

<i>Processed Views</i> interprets the industrial food production frontier: the seductive and alarming intersection of nature and technology. As we move further away from the sources of our food, we head into uncharted territory, replete with unintended consequences for both the environment and our …

Could electric biorocks save coral reefs?

In Indonesia, ecologists have created ‘biological rocks’ on the ocean floor using an ingeniously simple technology. Katie Silver investigates.<p>Just metres off the beach, beneath the clear water, is a giant motorbike, sitting atop a big steel structure in the shape of a speedbump. It is covered in …

Seafloor

Zynga goes hardcore with Empires & Allies on mobile

Mark Skaggs is a rare game creator because he has built casual games like FarmVille at Zynga and hardcore games like Command & Conquer while he was at Electronic Arts.<p>Now Skaggs, senior vice president of games at Zynga, is combining those skills as the co-creator of Zynga’s Empires & Allies, a …

Zynga

Real Piano Pro: Great Piano App

Your iPad or iPhone can be any instrument you want it to be, if you have the right app installed. Today’s Real Piano HD Pro, as the name implies, …