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Crescent Dunes Concentrated Solar Power Facility Completed

The Crescent Dunes concentrated solar power facility in Nevada is now online and generating enough electricity to power 75,000 homes.Crescent Dunes …

Renewable Energy

Here’s how sunflowers hold key to solar energy

The team reports that young sunflowers track the sun as it moves from east to west because of daily or a circadian rhythm. (Representational)<p>One of …

Bringing Solar to Everyone

One common criticism of solar does, unfortunately, have merit: Thus far, rooftop solar incentives have gone mostly to well-off homeowners in major …

This Timelapse Shot in 10K Resolution Is Fantastically Bonkers

4K? That's so last year. 8K? Yesterday's news. This timelapse video was shot in an astonishing 10K resolution using an 80 megapixel camera. The level …

Scientists Have Figured Out a Way to Convert Solar Energy Into Liquid Fuel

Researchers at Harvard have discovered how to convert solar energy into liquid fuel, potentially accelerating our switch to the alternative-energy …

National Academy of Sciences

Researchers say treadmill desks make you smarter

Every week, a group of scientists publish a study that arrives at a <i>ker-azy</i>, headline-grabbing conclusion. Unfortunately, it's easy to just report on these studies as if they were handed down as truth by St. Albert, the patron saint of scientists. That's why we should take this Canadian study, …

The man who brought us the lithium-ion battery at the age of 57 has an idea for a new one at 92

AUSTIN, TEXAS—The chances are you have never heard of—nor, until looking at this page, ever seen—John Bannister Goodenough. But you know his work. In fact, you almost certainly own some.<p>Consider the last six or seven decades of technological and scientific leaps: the polio vaccine, space rocketry, …

Clean Energy

Duitse onderzoekers bereiken recordrendement met dunne-film zonnecel

AMSTERDAM – Duitse Onderzoekers hebben het rendement van een CIGS dunne-film zonnecel weten te verhogen naar een record van 21,7 procent.<p>Dit meldt …

VICE maakt gebruik van cookies

VICE maakt gebruik van cookies.<p>Hallo! VICE maakt gebruik van functionele en analytische cookies. Met cookies bedoelen we ook scripts, local storage, en pixeltags of beacons. Die gebruiken we om inzicht te krijgen in de werking en effectiviteit van onze site. Derde partijen plaatsen via onze website …

Oliemagnaten Rockefellers willen alleen nog groene energie

AMSTERDAM – De bekende Amerikaanse multimiljonairs Rockefellers keren olie de rug toe. Hoewel de familie hun fortuin hebben gemaakt in de olie, wordt …

Deutschland verbraucht immer weniger Strom

Die Analyse des Stromverbrauchs von Deutschland im Zeitraum Januar 2010 bis Juni 2014 hat ergeben, dass einen deutlich abnehmenden Trend zeigt. Dies …

Digital Trends | Technology News and Product Reviews

Product Reviews

Stop cancelling stolen credit cards once and for all with Final

Ever get the feeling that credit card security breaches are getting more and more common? If you do, it’s probably because they are. Just last month …

Home Depot

Pictures of the Week 10.9.14

Latest picture of Comet ISON taken on Nov 9 2013 at 12:20 UTC

This is a 300 seconds exposure obtained using a 0.10m f/5.0 astrograph.<p>The comet is currently in the constellation of Virgo. The small spiral galaxy …

I just joined Peerby!

Everything you need, on the go, for free<p>Curious what your neighbors are sharing? Download the Peerby app and borrow the things you need from people …

BMW Electric Bike — BMW Cruise e-Bike 2014

<b>Published on</b> October 24th, 2013 | <i>by Cynthia Shahan</i><p>1<p>BMW Electric Bike — BMW Cruise e-Bike 2014<p>October 24th, 2013 by <b>Cynthia Shahan</b><p>BMW Cruise e-Bike …

What Big Data Knows About Us

The world of Big Data is one of pervasive data collection and aggressive analytics. Some see the future and cheer it on; others rebel. Behind it all …

Zonnepanelen verdienen zich nog sneller terug

De terugverdientijd voor zonnepanelen -de periode waarin je de investering in zonnepanelen hebt terugverdiend- wordt steeds korter. Reden: …

Cleantech-ondernemer helpt met nieuwe verdienmodellen

<b>Hij werd rijk met zonne-energie. Jigar Shah adviseert nu startups in de duurzaamheid met het formuleren van een goed verdienmodel.</b><p>Als tiener las …

‘Eén derde zonne-energiesystemen functioneert onvoldoende’

<b>Eén derde van de verschillende typen zonne-energiesystemen die op de Nederlandse markt te koop zijn, functioneert niet naar behoren.</b><p>Deze systemen …

Oplaadpunten Voor Elektrische Auto's

VPRO Tegenlicht

VPRO Tegenlicht is de reeks informatieve programma's waarin nieuwe ideeën en trends worden onderzocht binnen de wereld van politiek, economie, …

'Vissen in VS dood door vloeistoffen schaliegasboring' | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Dat heeft de Amerikaanse geologische dienst USGS donderdag verklaard na onderzoek.<p>Volgens de USGS zijn de vloeistoffen hoogstwaarschijnlijk de …

BMW’s New Electric Car Was Inspired By iPads And Macbooks

The i3 will be BMW’s first all-electric car produced from the ground up. And its styling came from an unconventional place: the technology industry.<p>“We want our car to look like a tablet.”<p>It seems like an absurd statement for BMW to make, especially as the consumer electronics industry has only …

Tech Industry