Denmark can triple its biomass production and improve the environment

Denmark can triple its biomass production and improve the environment The industry is interested in establishing a biorefinery sector in Denmark that can replace oil-based products with biofriendly materials, chemicals,…

Street lamp with LED lights and solar panels for the Olympics 2012

Street lamp with LED lights and solar panels for the Olympics 2012 Street lamp has a futuristic design and is dubbed as solar tree being crafted by Ross Lovegrove.  The urban design…

Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows this summer its new diesel plug-in hybrid car V60 at Goodwood Festival of Speed in Chichester. The Swedish automaker decided to go on sale in the UK at the end of the year at a price of £48,700 and possible with an expected…

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Shabtai Hirshberg has graduated the Transportation Design MFA program at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan, with a thesis called “Redesigning Commercial Aircraft” and based on extensive research on the commercial aviation market. Its project is an aircraft able to fly due a…

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that it has developed a vehicle to home1(V2H) system for…

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission Significant contributors to road pollution are also freight vehicles and an active development of electric…

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland PostAuto Schweiz AG has become the first company in Switzerland to deploy fuel-cell technology for…

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood An increasing number of Hollywood stars are opting for eco-friendly mobility from Mercedes-Benz.…

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one Volta Volare, an aeronautics company in Portland, Oregon has announced a development of an electric…

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient BMW has tested a series of concept vehicles and took the decision to produce the…

SCIhyMod hybrid cars and new concept of easy removable gasoline engines

SCIhyMod hybrid cars and new concept of easy removable gasoline engines Electric cars with range extending gasoline engines have one major flaw in their design,…

Team EcoCar first hydrogen powered car built at the University of Alberta

Team EcoCar first hydrogen powered car built at the University of Alberta A team of students from University of Alberta built a hydrogen powered car called Team…

The hydrogen powered cleaning vehicle in operation on the streets of Basel – Germany

The hydrogen powered cleaning vehicle in operation on the streets of Basel – Germany Since 2009, a hydrogen powered street cleaning vehicle has been undergoing testing on the streets…

Tata Motors supplies battery packs to its hybrid electric fleet

Tata Motors supplies battery packs to its hybrid electric fleet  A123 System, the manufacturer of advanced lithium iron phosphate battery packs and systems, announced that…

K310 Logitech’s Washable Keyboard a very suitable eco gadget

K310 Logitech’s Washable Keyboard a very suitable eco gadget

Logitech give us the easier way to keep clean the keyboard by washing it each time we need. K310 washable keyboard by Logitech is capable of being submerged in up to11 inchesof water. The washable keyboard accessory is outfitted with drainage holes to allow the…

Physicists Invent ‘Spintronic’ LED

Physicists Invent ‘Spintronic’ LED

University of Utah physicists invented a new “spintronic” organic light-emitting diode or OLED that promises to be brighter, cheaper and more environmentally friendly than the kinds of LEDs now used in television and computer displays, lighting, traffic lights and numerous electronic devices.…

Korean technology to develop a new piezoelectric nanogenerator

Korean technology to develop a new piezoelectric nanogenerator

Korean Advanced Institute of Science and Technology has developed a new piezoelectric nanogenerator, low cost and scale self powered energy system. As well know piezoelectric materials can convert vibration and mechanical forces into an electric current. This property has been used to create better microphone…

Logitech launched K760 an upgrated solar keyboard

Logitech launched K760 an upgrated solar keyboard  Logitech has been designed a very cool Wireless Solar Keyboard.  The solar keyboard allows to…

Development of Nonvolatile White Light-Emitting Liquid

Development of Nonvolatile White Light-Emitting Liquid A research team headed by Dr. Takashi Nakanishi, a Principal Researcher of the Organic Materials…

Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio for third-Generation Apple iPad

Logitech Solar Keyboard Folio for third-Generation Apple iPad Dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSC) from EPFL enter the public market. Logitech chose this technology to…

Lightning eco gadget for reading when travel

Lightning eco gadget for reading when travel From now on you can read your book using a lightning eco gadget device without…

The energy efficient soldier

The energy efficient soldier Researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Electronics Science and Technology Division are working to…

Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows its V60 diesel plug-in hybrid car

Volvo shows this summer its new diesel plug-in hybrid car V60 at Goodwood Festival of Speed in Chichester. The Swedish automaker decided to go on sale in the UK at the end of the year at a price of £48,700 and possible with an expected…

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Hybrid future aircraft designed by Shabtai Hirshberg

Shabtai Hirshberg has graduated the Transportation Design MFA program at the College for Creative Studies in Detroit, Michigan, with a thesis called “Redesigning Commercial Aircraft” and based on extensive research on the commercial aviation market. Its project is an aircraft able to fly due a…

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes

Sharing power between electric-powered vehicles and homes

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces that it has developed a vehicle to home1(V2H) system for the mutual sharing of power between electric-powered vehicles, such as plug-in hybrid vehicles (PHVs) and electric vehicles (EVs), and homes.…

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission

eHighway concept of Siemens toward future zero emission

Significant contributors to road pollution are also freight vehicles and an active development of electric vehicles towards a zero emission is the future. Siemens is currently testing a solution to adapt trucks at a railway or tram technology. Heavy goods vehicles will be fitted with…

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland

Fuel-cell buses with hybrid technology go into regular service in Switzerland PostAuto Schweiz AG has become the first company in Switzerland to deploy fuel-cell technology for…

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood

Emissions-free fuel-cell car from Mercedes-Benz conquers Hollywood An increasing number of Hollywood stars are opting for eco-friendly mobility from Mercedes-Benz.…

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one

GT4 a hybrid aircraft to be improved as electric one Volta Volare, an aeronautics company in Portland, Oregon has announced a development of an electric…

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient

BMW i8 Concept – highest performance sports car also fuel efficient BMW has tested a series of concept vehicles and took the decision to produce the…

CZTS the next level for IBM photovoltaic scientists

CZTS the next level for IBM photovoltaic scientists

According to IBM photovoltaic scientists, copper, zinc, tin and selenium – CZTS, will yield efficient thin-film solar cells made from abundant materials. Photovoltaic scientists from IBM Teodor Todorov and David Mitzi detailed the findings of a paper that describes the highest efficiency for solar cells…

Sun Bike a green cargo one

Sun Bike a green cargo one

Yet another electric tricycle that is able to capture solar energy. Called Sun Bike this cargo bike has own solar panels that cover of its corp. During the day all solar panels can produce enough energy to power the cargo bike. On the middle of…

Swiss made solar powered aircraft to go back home

Swiss made solar powered aircraft to go back home

The already known Swiss-made high tech aircraft has landed in the Maroccan capital. With its wingspan of a jumbo jet the aircraft weights no more than a medium sized car. The solar powered aircraft is fitted with 12,000 solar cells that feed four electric motors…

Street lamp with LED lights and solar panels for the Olympics 2012

Street lamp with LED lights and solar panels for the Olympics 2012

Street lamp has a futuristic design and is dubbed as solar tree being crafted by Ross Lovegrove.  The urban design will totally transform the look of the future streets and cities. Solar panels as well as LED lights have been outfitted together in it. The…

Bringing down the cost of fuel cells

Bringing down the cost of fuel cells

Engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) have identified a catalyst that provides the same level of efficiency in microbial fuel cells (MFCs) as the currently used platinum catalyst, but at 5% of the cost.…

Self-Assembling Nanocubes

Self-Assembling Nanocubes

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering have developed a technique that enables metallic nanocrystals to self-assemble into larger, complex materials for next-generation antennas and lenses.…

Researchers use nanotechnology to harness the power of fireflies

Researchers use nanotechnology to harness the power of fireflies

What do fireflies, nanorods, and Christmas lights have in common? Someday, consumers may be able to purchase multicolor strings of light that don’t need electricity or batteries to glow.…

ORNL microscopy reveals workings behind promising inexpensive catalyst

ORNL microscopy reveals workings behind promising inexpensive catalyst

A newly developed carbon nanotube material could help lower the cost of fuel cells, catalytic converters and similar energy-related technologies by delivering a substitute for expensive platinum catalysts.…

‘Nanocable’ could be big boon for energy storage

‘Nanocable’ could be big boon for energy storage Thanks to a little serendipity, researchers at Rice University have created a tiny coaxial cable…

‘Unzipped’ carbon nanotubes could help energize fuel cells and batteries

‘Unzipped’ carbon nanotubes could help energize fuel cells and batteries Multi-walled carbon nanotubes riddled with defects and impurities on the outside could replace some of…