Wanbli Wichaca

80 Flips | 3 Magazines | 45 Likes | 3 Followers | @wanbliwichaca | Keep up with Wanbli Wichaca on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Wanbli Wichaca”

How this could help the environment

On May 31, the Swiss company Climeworks will turn on the first commercial plant to suck carbon dioxide out of the air and feed it to vegetables in a neighboring greenhouse. Located in the tiny, agricultural municipality of Hinwil, Switzerland, the plant stands 40 feet tall and looks like a …

This Flower-Shaped Solar Panel Can Power Your Entire Home

The Smartflower is designed to follow the sun throughout the day, like a sunflower.<p>Solar energy is getting even more buzz lately, with Tesla's new solar shingles hitting the market this month and Route 66 scheduled for a solar panel makeover. But a new product from an Austrian company could soon …

Tesla Solar Roof Vs. Apollo and Dow Solar Shingles

There is a hot, new trend: BIPV solar shingle roofs. Basically, you replace traditional shingles with building integrated photovoltaic solar shingles …

Tesla Shareholders 'Overwhelmingly' Approve SolarCity Deal

Tesla Motors Chief Executive Elon Musk won approval on Thursday from the electric luxury automaker’s shareholders for an acquisition of SolarCity, …

Elon Musk Says His Smart Solar Roof Could Cost Less Than Your Dumbass Regular Roof

Shortly after shareholders approved the acquisition of renewable energy firm SolarCity on Thursday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk revealed that his company’s …

UltraCap Creates Revolutionary Lightweight Car Battery

LONDON, U.K., Sept. 26, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Scientists from London-based UltraCap Ltd. are in the final stages of developing a “green” solid …

100% Renewable Energy Is Possible, Here's How

If our transition to renewable energy is successful, we will achieve savings in the ongoing energy expenditures needed for economic production. We …

Sustainability

An Artificial Leaf Might One Day Be How We Make Fuel For Our Cars

We can use the power of the sun (plus some helpful bacteria) to create fuel.<p>In the future, instead of driving to gas stations, you might make your own solar-powered fuel at home–assuming that you don’t have a self-driving electric car by that point.<p>Researchers at Harvard University have …

These scientists have turned CO2 gas into stone

Daniel Martins<b><br>Digital Reporter</b><p>Sunday, June 12, 2016, 1:53 PM - Turning the catalyst of much of climate change -- carbon dioxide emissions -- into …

Columbia University

Here Comes The Next Huge Wave Of Solar Panels

The U.S. solar industry has a bright future.<p>The solar industry is booming. The millionth set of solar panels in the United States was installed sometime in the last two months, and industry leaders expect the number of solar-powered systems to double within two years.<p>That's a huge deal, experts …

3tags.org is coming soon

US

Rights & Freedoms

GE uses CO2 to solve solar energy's biggest drawback - IBTimes India

Solving the drawback of energy generated from the sun being hard to store, GE researchers harness the power of CO2.<p>Renewable energy is the way …

Solar energy rolls out like a carpet with groundbreaking Roll-Array photovoltaics

Solar power is easier to install than ever before thanks to the latest innovation: the Roll-Array. John Hingley and his team at the renewable energy …

Clean Energy

25 Quotes that Will Quiet the Negative Voice in Your Head

<i>Today is a choice. Today, choose grace over impatience, laughter over worry, and beauty over negativity.</i>The most underrated character trait of all …

Solar Energy Prices at All-Time Low - Renewable Energy

According to a study published last month, the cost of solar power has reached an all-time low, with a reported new average of 5 cents per …

Solar Power

What will we be driving in the future? Electric vs. hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.

“It drives like a regular car, operates like a regular car. You can refuel in three to five minutes and, you know, do 350 miles on a trip,” says Craig Scott, Toyota’s national manager for advanced technologies in the US.<p>Scott is overseeing the US release of the Mirai, Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell …

Alternative Fuel

Anyone can Build this DIY Cheap Solar Energy Concentrator

If you’re looking for a cost-effective way to get some DIY solar energy right now, we may have just the solution for you. Go.Sol, a company dedicated …

8 Boulders You Need To Remove On Your Way To Success

Are you guilty of any of these 8 bad habits that are holding you back from success? This article explains these habits and how to beat them …

SolarCity in Kauai: The company has a brilliant, battery-centered plan to solve solar’s nighttime problem.

How do you get solar power when the sun goes down?<p>This isn’t a trick question.<p>Advertisement<p>One answer: You generate power from solar panels during …

Solar Power

The 5 Steps to Creating Lasting Change in Your Life

Believe it or not, change doesn’t come overnight.<p>There is actually a workable process you can take up upon to cultivate a change in you.<p>It doesn’t …

Overcoming Fear and Creating a Happy Mind and Life

<b>“Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” ~George Addair</b><p>My parents were teenagers when they had their first of three children. I was the …

Solar Power Windows Ready For Production

Solar power windows that can generate electricity from sunshine will soon be available from two companies. The cost more but pay for themselves in 1 …

UPDATE 3-Obama aims to boost homeowner renewable energy use | Reuters

(Adds details from speech)<p>By Julia Edwards<p>LAS VEGAS, Aug 24 (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Monday expanded his push for greater renewable energy adoption, announcing fresh financial incentives for solar power development and use.<p>The steps include an additional $1 billion in loan guarantees …

Utah State University builds a dynamic wireless charging test track

Wireless charging is gradually making its way to the market. We’ve seen countless demonstration projects over the past few years, and a couple of …

By Bill Gates: Why I’m investing $1 billion of my own money into clean energy research

Last month, during a trip to Europe, I mentioned that I plan to invest $1 billion in clean energy technology over the next five years. This will be a fairly big increase over the investments I am already making, and I am doing it because I believe that the next half-decade will bring many …

Natural Gas

This Alternative Energy Source Has Potential To "Make Us Healthier"

Good riddance fossil fuels, a new alternative energy source has just entered the arena and its potential capabilities are beyond incredible.<p><b>The Searl</b> …

Solar and Energy Storage Provide Island Power in Corsica

Solar Novus Blog<p>Solar CEO Unfazed by Solar Tariff<p>The Clock is Ticking on The Other ITC<p>Studying the Impact of the Solar Eclipse on Solar Power<p>The US …