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Hybrid Cruise Ship Powers Through The Water On Battery-Power

Hybrid Cruise Ship Powers Through The Water On Battery-Power

Traditional cruise ships pose all kinds of air quality problems for the cities that they frequent, especially in hotspots like ...
Forget the I.D. Buzz, Volkswagen's Loaded An All-Electric 1962 Splitty With Next-Gen Tech

Forget the I.D. Buzz, Volkswagen’s Loaded An All-Electric 1962 Splitty With Next-Gen Tech

The naming of a new Volkswagen Silicon Valley research center that's really a 20-year-old Volkswagen research center? Huge yawn. A ...
Zimbabwe's First Solar Powered Mini Grid

Zimbabwe’s First Solar Powered Mini Grid

Zimbabwe's main power utility, Zesa Holdings, is implementing load shedding outside an official schedule following a breakdown at Hwange Power ...
ARMOR, MASAR Printing and Publishing to Develop Flexible Organic PVs

ARMOR, MASAR Printing and Publishing to Develop Flexible Organic PVs

On June 30, 2019 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, ARMOR and Masar Printing and Publishing signed a memorandum of understanding on the ...
Researchers Clear Runway For Tin Based Perovskite Solar Cells

Researchers Clear Runway For Tin Based Perovskite Solar Cells

Researchers at the University of Surrey believe their tin based perovskite solar cell could clear the runway for solar panel technology to ...
PayGo Solar Satellite TV in Zambia

PayGo Solar Satellite TV in Zambia

Azuri Technologies, a leading provider of pay-as-you-go solar home solutions to off-grid households across Africa, has officially launched its 24-inch ...
SMA Sunny Boy Receives Award for Reliability and Performance

SMA Sunny Boy Receives Award for Reliability and Performance

Millions of households worldwide rely on a Sunny Boy from SMA Solar Technology AG (SMA) for their solar power supply ...
Krannich Solar Is Now Active In Turkey

Krannich Solar Is Now Active In Turkey

Krannich Solar is one of the leading photovoltaic distributors worldwide. The owner-managed and self-financed company offers a wide range of ...
Prysmian Secures Contract for DolWin5 Grid Connection in Germany

Prysmian Secures Contract for DolWin5 Grid Connection in Germany

Prysmian will be responsible for the supply, installation and commissioning of HVDC insulated submarine and land power cable connection. Italian ...
Crawling Robots, Drones Detect Damage to Save Wind Blades

Crawling Robots, Drones Detect Damage to Save Wind Blades

Drones and crawling robots outfitted with special scanning technology could help wind blades stay in service longer, which may help ...
AW-Energy Substition for New Surge O2 Ocean Wave Energy in Portugal

AW-Energy Substition for New Surge O2 Ocean Wave Energy in Portugal

AW-Energy (AWE) has now completed the first step by installing a new substation for their SURGE2 project in Peniche, Portugal ...
Cityfibre Chooses Cable Manufacturer Prysmian for Full-Fibre Rollout

Cityfibre Chooses Cable Manufacturer Prysmian for Full-Fibre Rollout

British broadband operator Cityfibre is in cooperation with Prysmian to supply equipment for its full-fibre network. The Milan-headquartered company, which ...
30,000 Homes Will Use Electricity Generated by New Solar Plant

30,000 Homes Will Use Electricity Generated by New Solar Plant

A new solar plant in Yucatán has the capacity to produce up to 18 megawatts of electricity and serve up ...
A Magical Field of Solar-Powered Lights Takes Over A California Landscape

A Magical Field of Solar-Powered Lights Takes Over A California Landscape

Internationally acclaimed Britain-based artist Bruce Munro recently unveiled his largest site-specific project to date: Field of Light at Sensorio, a sprawling art ...
Eight EU Countries to Phase Out Coal by 2030

Eight EU Countries to Phase Out Coal by 2030

The EU said Tuesday that eight of its 28 member countries aim to phase out coal-powered electricity by 2030, triggering ...
Craft Brewers Use Commercial Rooftop and Carport Solar to Cut Operating Costs

Craft Brewers Use Commercial Rooftop and Carport Solar to Cut Operating Costs

Craft Beer production grew 3.9% in 2018. That's strong growth considering Overall Beer grew -0.8% in the same timeframe. With ...
Sungrow Bags Supply Contract with Smart Power for a 30MW/30MWh Energy Storage Project in Germany

Sungrow Bags Supply Contract with Smart Power for a 30MW/30MWh Energy Storage Project in Germany

Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, signed a contract with general contractor and developer company Smart Power ...
Panasonic to Build Smart Roadways for Connected Cars in Utah

Panasonic to Build Smart Roadways for Connected Cars in Utah

One day, our highways will be a lot safer than they are today. And Panasonic wants to help make that happen ...
A Solar Bag Made From Amazonian Fish Skin

A Solar Bag Made From Amazonian Fish Skin

Brazilian start-up Flying to the Sun, which specializes in the development of projects using photovoltaic energy, has created a solar ...
ABB Technology Contributes to Sweden’s Sustainable Future

ABB Technology Contributes to Sweden’s Sustainable Future

With more than half of Sweden’s energy already coming from renewable sources and ambitious plans for the power sector to ...
New York to Approve One of the World’s Most Ambitious Climate Plans

New York to Approve One of the World’s Most Ambitious Climate Plans

The state would pledge to eliminate net greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, with all its electricity coming from carbon-free sources ...
Mini-Grids Offer Utilities a Win-Win Solution

Mini-Grids Offer Utilities a Win-Win Solution

Extending the main electricity grid to serve remote communities is often prohibitively expensive, however, the rise of mini-grids is helping ...
Utility-Scale PV to Power Green City Complex in Kenya

Utility-Scale PV to Power Green City Complex in Kenya

Plans have been laid out for a large-scale solar PV installation to power a sustainable technology complex in the works ...
Solar Energy Could Turn the Belt and Road Initiative Green

Solar Energy Could Turn the Belt and Road Initiative Green

The region covered by the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has significant potential to be powered by solar energy, researchers ...
Smart Façades: Working From The Outside in For Energy Efficiency

Smart Façades: Working From The Outside in For Energy Efficiency

Buildings can consume around 40 percent of energy, and within those residential and commercial structures, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) ...
Thai Utility EGAT Launches Tender for 58.5 MW Floating Project

Thai Utility EGAT Launches Tender for 58.5 MW Floating Project

The state-owned Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) has issued an invitation for bids for a 55.5 MW (DC) floating PV project ...
Giant Floating Solar Farms Could Make Fuel and Help Solve the Climate Crisis, Says Study

Giant Floating Solar Farms Could Make Fuel and Help Solve the Climate Crisis, Says Study

Millions of solar panels clustered together to form an island could convert carbon dioxide in seawater into methanol, which can fuel airplanes ...
Nissan Unveils Zero-Emission Ice Cream Van Concept

Nissan Unveils Zero-Emission Ice Cream Van Concept

Nissan partnered with Mackie's of Scotland, an ice cream producer powering its family-owned dairy farm by renewable wind and solar ...
SUN-to-LIQUID Produces Solar Kerosene From Sunlight, Water and Carbon Dioxide

SUN-to-LIQUID Produces Solar Kerosene From Sunlight, Water and Carbon Dioxide

The transition from fossil to renewable fuels is one of the most important challenges of the future. The SUN-to-LIQUID project ...
New York to Finally Welcome Micro Mobility Services

New York to Finally Welcome Micro Mobility Services

New York is set to welcome dockless scooters such as Lime and Bird to its roads and streets. New York ...