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A Carl Sagan Inspired Solar Sail Is Set to Launch Next Week

In the 1970s, Carl Sagan talked about a sail that could propel a spacecraft using sunlight. His legacy might come to life next week. “Forty years ago, my professor Carl Sagan shared his dream of using solar sail spacecraft to explore the cosmos,” said Planetary Society CEO Bill Nye in a statement this week. “The Planetary Society is […]

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The Window Solar Charger Helps You Charge Your Gadgets With Sunshine

The Window Solar Charger helps demystify and clear the air around solar panels. As simple as a wooden frame with solar panels and a battery, the Window Solar Charger is a sun-powered power-bank that lets you use clean energy to juice your devices like your phone, tablet, or other USB-powered devices. Solar panels haven’t changed […]

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An Ice-Free Cooler That Runs On a Solar Power Panel

You could call it a modern-age refrigerator with unique capabilities or a solar-powered mighty outdoor cooler with an amazing USP – it doesn’t require ice to keep the contents cold. The theory on which an outdoor cooler is built, that the insulated box melts ice at a very slow rate, and in turn chills your […]

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Disney Solar Facility Capable Of Powering Two Theme Parks

Walt Disney World Resort is celebrating Earth Day by sharing a behind-the-scenes look at the brand new 270-acre, 50-megawatt solar facility that’s helping to power Disney theme parks. Built in collaboration with the Reedy Creek Improvement District and solar developer Origis Energy USA, this facility is expected to generate enough renewable clean energy to operate […]

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Panasonic&Tropos Motors Target Hyper-Efficient Electric Compact Utility Vehicles

Panasonic, the world’s leading automotive battery supplier, announced today that, together with Tropos Motors, the companies will bring advanced levels of connectivity, efficiency and performance to compact commercial vehicles; the second largest class of fleet vehicles. Panasonic is at the smart transportation forefront, addressing the “right-sizing” trend which acknowledges that commercial vehicles can be smaller […]

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SMA Dizi Evirici Sunny HighPower Peak3

SMA’nın, kendine özgü tasarımı ve boyutları sayesinde proje uygulama safhasında çok ciddi bir kurulum kolaylığı sağlayan 150kW’lık 1500V teknolojisine sahip dizi eviricisi Sunny Highpower PEAK3, merkezi olmayan mimariye ve 1500 Volt DC sistem gerilimlerine sahip FV santralleri için SMA çözümünün merkezi bileşenini oluşturuyor. Kompakt dizi evirici, sahip olduğu yüksek güç yoğunluğu nedeniyle endüstriyel FV uygulamaları […]

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SMA’nın 150kW’lık 1500V Teknolojisine Sahip Dizi Eviricisi Sunny Highpower Peak3

SMA’nın, kendine özgü tasarımı ve boyutları sayesinde proje uygulama safhasında çok ciddi bir kurulum kolaylığı sağlayan 150kW’lık 1500V teknolojisine sahip dizi eviricisi Sunny Highpower PEAK3, merkezi olmayan mimariye ve 1500 Volt DC sistem gerilimlerine sahip FV santralleri için SMA çözümünün merkezi bileşenini oluşturuyor. Kompakt dizi evirici, sahip olduğu yüksek güç yoğunluğu nedeniyle endüstriyel FV uygulamaları […]

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Konar Enerji, Avrupanın En Büyük Solar Çatı Konstruksiyon İmalatçısı ESDEC ile Exclusive Partner Anlaşması İmzaladı

Konar Enerji Avrupanın en büyük ve en kaliteli Solar Çatı Konstruksiyon İmalatçılarından biri olan Hollandalı ESDEC firması ile Türkiye Pazarı için uzun vaadeli Exclusive Partner anlaşması imzaladı.Anlaşma kapsamında körfez ülkeleri de ayrıca dahil edilmiştir.ESDEC, üstün mühendislik anlayışı ile ‘’FlatFix Fusion&Click Fit’’ Çatı konstruksiyon çözümleri ile hızlı,güvenli ve akıllı montaj çözümleri sunmakta. Konar Enerji; ileri teknoloji […]

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The Soul Of A Motorbike In The Body Of A Bicycle

Designed to be everything from your primary mode of transport, a recreational two-wheeler for adventures, to your last-mile commute device, the Maxfoot dons many hats. With its robust-yet-foldable frame, and wheels that were designed to take on any sort of terrain, the Maxfoot MF-19 is easily shaping up to be the best, most affordable two-wheeled […]

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Functional Fashion: Mini Solar Cells Could Transform Wearable Energy

Nottingham Trent University has developed a way to embed miniaturised solar cells into yarn that can then be knitted and woven into textiles. Measuring the size of a flea, the tiny solar cells have been proven to charge a mobile phone and a Fitbit. Are solar-powered clothes ready to hit the mainstream? At the macro […]

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Dyson’s Latest Lamp Uses Algorithms To Exactly Reproduce Sunlight

Known for creating some of the most technically sound products in the world, Dyson has extended their signature level of engineering to lighting too with the LightCycle, a lamp that A. is designed to near perfectly mimic natural sunlight, B. has the ability to automatically adjust its lighting temperature based on ambient light or time […]

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ZorZanaat, Down Sendromlu ve Otizmli Bireyler İçin Önyargı Duvarını Yıkıyor

Pink Floyd’un Efsanevi Şarkısının Kullanım Hakkını Dünya’da İlk Kez İZEV aldı. Dünyaca ünlü müzik topluluğu Pink Floyd’un solisti ve bas gitaristi Roger Waters, grubun 1979 tarihli The Wall albümünün kült şarkısı “Another Brick In The Wall”un ilk defa grup dışında kullanılmasına izin verdi. İstanbul Zihinsel Engelliler için Eğitim ve Dayanışma Vakfı (İZEV), “Hayat ve Biz” […]

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The Electric Hydrofoil Bubble Taxi

The Bubble Taxi, designed in France by SeaBubbles, is a small, fast and very efficient electric hydrofoil craft that can carry up to 5 passengers (including the pilot) with a maximum speed of 25 km/h, producing no waves, no noise and no emission. The Bubble Taxi sails from 0 to 13 knots. Between 0 and […]

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Prysmian Loading Out First IFA2 Cables

Cable laying vessel Cable Enterprise has arrived at Prysmian Group’s factory in Pikkala, Finland, to load the first batch of cables for the IFA2 (Interconnexion France-Angleterre) interconnector project. Over a ten-day period, over 100 kilometres of ± 320 kV DC submarine cables will be loaded onto the vessel. The IFA2 interconnector is a 1GW high […]

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Alphabet’s Wind Energy Kites to Fly Offshore

Renewable energy technologies seem to fill every nook and cranny of the earth. Turbines generate power on the seafloor and off coastlines. Solar panels carpet desolate deserts and abandoned wastelands. Volcanic aquifers, mountain streams, and urban sewage systems all help to produce electricity. For Makani, an airborne wind energy company, the next place to tap […]

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This E-Bike’s Detachable Battery Is Also A Music Pumping Boombox

Initially, this e-bike was powered by a fuel-tank-shaped battery-pack that sat exactly where the fuel tank on a motorcycle would. The pack’s volume would immediately alter the perception of the bicycle, making it look more like a cafe-racer. This battery pack also played another pretty interesting role. It doubled up as a rider-facing boombox, allowing […]

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The Pavement Of The Future Turns Your Footsteps Into Electrical Energy

The energy that the Pavegen captures is a clean form of energy that is otherwise lost on regular concrete pavements. It uses a set of triangular composite tiles that rest on electromagnetic generators. Walk on the tile, and the pressure you apply on it with your weight creates a small amount of energy. Do it […]

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Schletter Delivers “Most Stable” Solar Tracker

The new Schletter tracking system stability is provided in part by a patent pending locking mechanism, that better resists the so-called “galloping effect” that wind can produce on long arrays. As a result of the locking mechanism on each post, the tracker is as stable as a fixed-mount solar installation, the company says. Most other […]

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YP Enerji’den Arıtma Tesisi Üzerine Kurulu Türkiye’deki İlk Güneş Enerjisi Üretim Tesisi

Yalova’da atık suları temizleyen havuzun üzerine kurulacak ve bu manada Türkiye’de ilk özelliğini taşıyacak güneş enerji paneli güç sıralamasında dünyanın en büyük tesisi olacak. Yalova’da atık suları temizleyen Yalova Atık Su ve Kanalizasyon Alt Yapı Tesisleri İşletme Birliği (YASKİ) tarafından 20 dönümlük havuzun üzerine 3 bin 300 adet güneş paneli yerleştirilecek. 5 milyon 700 bin […]

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Bell Has Begun Building Uber’s Air Taxis

The Nexus is a 6-propeller, 4-seater eVTOL from Bell. Showcased in part last year at CES, the company has now built the entire vehicle to scale, much to the delight of its viewers. Bell hopes to have the Nexus ready for flight by the mid-2020s, which means we aren’t far from Uber’s air-taxi takeover. The […]

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GENSED Başkanı Halil Demirdağ, A Para’da Güneş Enerjisi Sektörünün 2019 Hedeflerini Anlattı

GENSED Başkanı Halil Demirdağ, ekonomi kanalı A Para’da yayınlanan “Enerji Hattı” programına konuk olarak güneş enerjisi sektörünü değerlendirdi. Güneş Enerjisi Sanayicileri ve Endüstrisi Derneği (GENSED) Başkanı Halil Demirdağ, Türkiye’nin en önemli ekonomi kanallarından A Para’da yayınlanan “Enerji Hattı” programına canlı yayın konuğu olarak katıldı. Güneş enerjisi sektörünün önemli yatırımcılarından olan Smart Energy’nin Yönetim Kurulu Başkanı […]

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Unique Submarine Cable System For Ostwind 1 Off-Shore Windfarm

For Ostwind 1 project, Prysmian has developed a unique submarine cable system to enable smart and green energy to reach thousands of homes and businesses in Germany. Offshore wind applications are fundamental in meeting this increasing demand for greener energy. As a world leader in this area, Prysmian has a long-standing track record of offering […]

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How Engineers Are Turning Wind Into Protein to Alleviate World Hunger

Researchers are getting creative with the extra energy from renewables’ active periods by turning it into useful applications for humanity. In this great clip, SciShow explains how researchers are working hard to develop new technologies that would allow the extra energy produced by renewables to be turned into protein. The Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) […]

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Solar Cow Wins Aid Innovation Challenge

Yolk yesterday won the Aid Innovation challenge at the 2018 AidEX in Brussels. Using solar PV in a fun, novel manner, the Korean social enterprise has addressed major social problems in under-developed countries. Child labor affects around 20% of children in Africa leading many to miss school, says Yolk. At the same time, it says, […]

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Biomega’s Car Is The Most Minimal Automobile Aesthetic Ever

With a car body that literally looks and feels like a chassis, Biomega’s SIN CUV looks (and is) minimal for a reason. Efficiency. In a bid to maximize the car’s ability to transport humans from A to B, the car strips itself of everything unnecessary, probably redefining what we think of as automobiles in the […]

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The Sealander Trailer Doubles As A Boathouse Too

There are two ways to look at the Sealander Trailer/Boat. A. As a romantic getaway from land, and B. As an apocalypse-vehicle. Whether it’s wanderlust or the fact that rising sea-levels have practically swallowed civilizations, the Sealander is quite a convenient travel-accessory to have. The Sealander is a 13-square-foot, 1,100-pound camper trailer combo that doubles […]

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This Gravity Powered Battery Could Be The Future Of Energy Storage

Over the last decade, the renewable energy industry has boomed due to the proliferation of new technology that is reducing the cost of construction and long-term operability. However, one critical problem still remains: storing renewable energy during lulls in wind speed or sun exposure is often prohibitively expensive. In response to this issue, Energy Vault, […]

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The Development Of Ormat’s Tungsten Geothermal Power Plant

Ormat Technologies has shared a great video showcasing how the company has developed the Tungsten Geothermal Power Plant in Nevada, U.S. – from finding the resource all the way to producing electricity and every stage on the way. The 26 MW Tungsten geothermal power plant started operation in December 2017, as we reported, and sold […]

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Rolls Royce Partners With Intel To Build Autonomous Ships

Rolls Royce is partnering with Intel with an ambition to build the first completely autonomous ship. Rolls Royce, a company known for its luxury cars, has taken the challenge of building autonomous ships since 2016. The company announced on Monday that it is working with Intel to develop a full fleet of autonomous cargo vessels […]

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A Hotel Room On Wheels

A winner of the 2018 Radical Innovation Award, the Autonomous Travel Suite reimagines the way users commute and adventure! The design packs many of the creature comforts of home into one sleek unit. More like a hotel room on wheels than an RV, the ATS is entirely autonomous and works as part of a larger […]

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The Renault EZ-Ultimo Is A Self-Driving Palace

Seldom do you come across a design that practically challenges everything you know about the category it belongs to. The Renault EZ-ultimo concept is that design. Sticking to the basics, the car comes with doors, wheels, seating, and the ability to transport you from A to B, but everything else about the EZ-ultimo is refreshing, […]

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Volvo’s Vera Makes Trucking Autonomous And Safe

Autonomous trucking makes sense for a whole lot of reasons. While it will reduce the jobs held by human truck-drivers, it automates a profession that’s known for being intense. A self-driving truck, unlike a human-driven truck, could operate 24×7 and even at odd hours without worrying about the human sleeping behind the wheel. The trucking […]

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Jaguar Is Putting Animated Eyes On Their Autonomous Cars

The car evolved from the horse-carriage, and for the longest time, looked like a carriage with an engine, until it began developing facial features. The headlights began becoming the eyes, and the radiator grill became the mouth. Cars started developing personas, ranging from friendly to aggressive, depending on what the brand wanted the car to […]

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How Big Can Be a Solar Powered Drone?

Aircraft that can take off and land directly without the need for a runway – such as helicopters and quadcopters – are attractive for personal, commercial and military applications as they require less physical space and infrastructure compared to traditional fixed wing planes. A team from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has achieved a […]

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A Portable Solar Shader For Your Face

The Shader is literally everything you’d need for a day on the beach. Designed in Australia, the Shader’s skill set makes it by far the most apt item to carry to the beach because this collapsible product serves as a pillow, sun-shade/umbrella, drink-holder, solar charger, and adjustable fan. The Shader comes with a collapsible design […]

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Huawei Presented Special Award to Turkish Professor Dr. Erdal Arikan

Huawei today presented a special award to Turkish professor Dr. Erdal Arikan, the inventor of polar codes for 5G, in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the development of communications technology. At the ceremony, held at Huawei’s global headquarters in Shenzhen, the company also honored more than 100 Huawei scientists and engineers who are working […]

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