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Brown liquor and solar cells to provide sustainable electricity

A breakthrough for inexpensive electricity from solar cells, and a massive investment in wind power, will mean a need to store energy in an intelligent way. According to research at Linköping University, published in Science, batteries of biological waste products from pulp mills could provide the solution. read more
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Flexible methane production from electricity and bio-mass

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (3 weeks ago)

Interlinkage of the power and gas grids is planned to make electricity supply sustainable and robust in the future. Fluctuating amounts of wind and solar power, for instance, might be stored in the form of the chemical energy carrie... Read Post

Wireless device converts 'lost' energy into electric power: Metamaterial cells provide electric power as efficiently as solar panels

Academics / General Science : Science Daily (last year)

Using inexpensive materials configured and tuned to capture microwave signals, researchers have designed a power-harvesting device with efficiency similar to that of modern solar panels. Read Post

Solar Power Getting Very Popular In Professional Sports

Lifestyle / Green Living : CleanTechnica (6 hours ago)

Originally published on Solar Love. Solar in sports is becoming mainstream — as professional sports seek a competitive edge in sustainability. According to a new study from the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), total accum... Read Post


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