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Alta Devices achieves 31.6% solar energy efficiency record

Alta Devices solar cells

With its most recent solar efficiency record of 31.6%, Alta Devices continues to achieve solar efficiencies that are substantially higher than all other commercially available solar technologies. According to Business Wire, this breakthrough, combined with its unique thinness and flexibility, redefines how solar technology can be used. In particular, Alta’s solar technology is of great […]

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April 28th, 2016 | Posted in _featured slider,INDUSTRY,Solar PhotoVoltaics | Read More »

This power station can harvest kinetic wave energy and turn it into electricity

wave star energy

The Wavestar machine draws energy from wave power with floats that rise and fall with the up and down motion of waves. The floats are attached by arms to a platform that stands on legs secured to the sea floor. The motion of the floats is transferred via hydraulics into the rotation of a generator, […]

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April 26th, 2016 | Posted in _featured slider,INDUSTRY,Wave power | Read More »

This floating UFO home is powered by solar, wind and water

Jet Capsule UFO home

Known for its exquisite cuisine, prominent fashion scene, and storied football clubs, Italy will soon have the ability to add yet another notable notch to its esteemed culture belt: manufacturer of UFOs. Also known as Unidentified Floating Objects, the UFOs coming to Italian shores in the near future aren’t exactly alien but rather an innovative […]

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April 26th, 2016 | Posted in _featured slider,Europe,WORLD | Read More »

This 18-Rotor helicopter runs entirely on electricity

electric helicopter

Developed by the German company e-volo, the Volocopter VC200, a 18-rotor rotor electric helicopter (aka multicopter) completed its first official manned test flight without a hitch, and documented the whole thing on camera. The video shows the managing director Alexander Zosel of the company of E-Volo piloting the maiden manned emission-free aircraft over an airfield […]

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April 18th, 2016 | Posted in _featured slider,Europe,WORLD | Read More »

Global renewable energy generation capacity up by 152GW

global renewable energy

The renewable energy generation capacity increased by 152 gigawatts (GW), which is equivalent to 8.3% last year, the highest annual growth rate on record, according to new data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). According to utilities-me.com, the Renewable Capacity Statistics 2016 found that as of the end of 2015, 1,985 GW of […]

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April 12th, 2016 | Posted in _featured slider,Analysis & Features,BUSINESS | Read More »

Scotland generated more than half its electricity from renewables last year

clean energy Scotland

Scotland has reached an ambitious renewable energy milestone by generating 57.7 percent of its gross electricity consumption. It also made up about 26 percent of total UK renewable generation last year. According to Ars Technica UK, the government’s department of energy and climate change has released provisional numbers of renewable energy generation in 2015, which […]

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April 5th, 2016 | Posted in _featured slider,INDUSTRY,Wave power,Wind | Read More »

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