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1969: Photos of the historic Rolling Stones comeback concert in Hyde Park

Rolling Stones in Hyde Park<p>Featuring wannabe bikers and dead butterflies.<p>On July 5, 1969, the Rolling Stones headlined a free music festival in …

Hyde Park

Pluto: Nasa probe set for fly-past of frozen ‘dwarf planet’

Pluto is so far away (4.8bn km) and so small (about two-thirds the size of the Earth’s moon) that we’ve never had a good look at it, not even with the Hubble space telescope. In Hubble images, Pluto has always been a tiny, pixelated blob. Until now.<p>Target Pluto: fastest spaceship set for epic …

Solar System

Alibaba Sweeps Up Shares of Retailer Zulily, Now Holds 9.2 Percent Stake

Alibaba is not looking to acquire Zulily outright, sources say.<p>Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. has reached a 9.2 percent stake in U.S. on-line retailer Zulily Inc., after sweeping up shares at rock-bottom prices last week.<p>On Friday, Alibaba finished a three-day buying binge and …

The Eiffel Tower has new wind turbines, and they're beautiful

The Eiffel Tower’s iron-clad frame turned slightly greener last week, with the installation of two new wind turbines along its lower deck. Perched some 400 feet above the ground, atop a ritzy, second-level restaurant, the slender turbines are part of a broader effort to make Paris’ most iconic …

Do you speak storm-chasing?

When I first began chasing storms in 2008, I knew very little about the hobby — or the weather. I was actually trying to answer a question that had …

Global 2013 PV Module Production Hits 39.8GW; Yingli is the Shipment Leader

<i>Note: All data and graphs in this article are excerpted from PV Pulse, GTM Research’s monthly global PV data service. For more on the Pulse,</i> <i>go to</i></i> …

German Demand Response: Almost Ready for Prime Time

When the wind blows and the sun shines in Germany, electricity prices around the country plummet. Natural gas peaker plants are not needed, as the …

Solar’s Dramatic Price Plunge Could Trigger Energy Price Deflation

Industry observers have seen many dramatic graphs about price reductions in solar recently, such as this one tracing price drops over the last 30 …

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

Cooking

Tag: Design Travel

Moka & Vanille: Restored Farmhouse Luxury in Belgium<p>by Julie Carlson<p>Material Interiors: A Shoppable Apartment in New York, Design Luminaries …

Hot Springs

Germany Hits 59% Renewable Peak, Grid Does Not Explode

Wind and solar power peaked at 59.1 percent of German power generation earlier this month, according to an analysis by Bernard Chabot which can be …

Kutsuplus — New Personalized Bus Service Takes You Wherever You Want To Go

<b>Published on</b> October 22nd, 2013 | <i>by James Ayre</i><p>3<p>Kutsuplus — New Personalized Bus Service Takes You Wherever You Want To Go<p>October 22nd, 2013 by <b>James</b> …

Wind at wholesale price parity in world’s major markets

We spend a lot of time on this web-site chronicling the dramatic price falls of solar PV, and the new technologies emerging in solar thermal, but it …

Complex wind flows finally giving up their secrets

<b>The model</b><p>The great advantage of an accurate computer model for any design is that you can play with the inputs and evaluate the outputs. For a wind …

Surreal landscapes around the world - Telegraph

IEA on Twitter: "So who are the producers, net exporters & net importers of crude oil. Key energy statistics: http://t.co/MXPrek9xxr http://t.co/dpW8pAoTKP"

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Samsung 7MW rises in Scotland

• International breaking news<br>• In-depth features and analysis<br>• Weekly catch-up on the energy transition issues<br>• 24/7 of depth and dimension on the stories …

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Correcting fossil fuel industry misinformation about Germany’s success with renewable energy - Into the Wind

Correcting fossil fuel industry misinformation about Germany’s success with renewable energy<p>Perhaps deterred by wind energy’s success in the U.S., …

Stanford scientists calculate the energy required to store wind and solar power on the grid

Conventional grid-scale batteries are fine for solar farms, but technological improvements are needed for efficient storage of wind power, Stanford …

Solar or Offshore Wind: Which Is Cheaper?

Deepwater Wind CEO Jeffrey Grybowski turned some heads recently when he said that offshore wind is less expensive than solar power.<p>The planned …

Redes eléctricas

Resolution: Europäische Energiemarkt-Rahmenordnung für Erneuerbare Energien

<b>(WK-intern) – Wir brauchen eine Europäische Energiemarkt-Rahmenordnung für Erneuerbare Energien!</b><p><i>Anlässlich der europäischen Delegiertenversammlung</i> …

World's Best Ecolodges

National Parks

First Solar to manufacture new crystalline silicon line from end of 2014

First Solar will start a 100MW manufacturing line for crystalline silicon cells for the residential distributed market from the end of next year with …

Großkunden zahlen seit Januar 2008 bis Oktober 2012 um 22% weniger für Strom

<b>(WK-intern) – Sinkende Strompreise: Unternehmen profitieren vom Ausbau Erneuerbarer Energien</b><p>Der Ausbau Erneuerbarer Energien lässt die Strompreise …

Demand Response Could Double To 155.4 GW Worldwide By 2020

<b>Published on</b> July 29th, 2013 | <i>by Silvio Marcacci</i><p>1<p>July 29th, 2013 by <b>Silvio Marcacci</b><p>Demand response, one of the biggest potential solutions to manage …