The Most Efficient Solar-Powered Car Exports electricity to the Grid

The Stella Vie is a solar-powered car with the ability to carry five people across a 1000 KM distance while moving at an average speed of 69 km/h. The solar car developed by a Dutch team from the Eindhoven University of Technology was the winner … Continue ReadingThe Most Efficient Solar-Powered Car Exports electricity to the Grid

Perovskite provides Low Cost, higher efficiency Solar Cells

Perovskite, a Calcium titanium oxide mineral, has properties capable of making solar cells with efficiency of up to 25%. Though there is not great difference in the efficiency levels with what is on the market already, but the fact that the efficiency can be attained … Continue ReadingPerovskite provides Low Cost, higher efficiency Solar Cells

New crystal that can Capture Carbon from Humid Air

Researchers are working on a¬†copper silicate crystal that can be used to clean emissions especially where the exhaust fumes are channeled through pipes. One of the greatest challenges facing mankind in the 21st century is Climate change and Global warming which has been greatly contributed … Continue ReadingNew crystal that can Capture Carbon from Humid Air

Flow battery – the new rechargeable, non-toxic and scalable energy storage

With the growth in investments in the renewable energy sector, need for efficient and cheap energy storage facilities has been on a sharp rise as this is critical in supporting the intermittent energy sources such as solar and wind. Researchers from Harvard have been working … Continue ReadingFlow battery – the new rechargeable, non-toxic and scalable energy storage

Wind Energy for Commercial and Home Use

Wind energy is one of the most reliable renewable energy that homes and businesses can adopt for sustainable energy. Wind energy can be a useful renewable resource to power homes and businesses, and since it only involves capturing the natural wind in our atmosphere and … Continue ReadingWind Energy for Commercial and Home Use

A Bio Bus Powered by Biomethane from Food and Human Waste, launched in Britain

A green, 40-seater bus powered entirely by biomethane from food and human wastes was launched in Britain. The Bio-Bus operating between the Bath and Bristol airport, travels for about 186 miles (300KM) on full tank of gas, which can be produced by the annual waste … Continue ReadingA Bio Bus Powered by Biomethane from Food and Human Waste, launched in Britain