August 2010

Surf’s up: tidal power in Scotland

August 23, 2010

A Norwegian tidal energy company, Hammerfest Strom, which is partially owned by ScottishPower Renewables, has entered a $6.25 million deal with Burntisland Fabrications in order to build a 1-megawatt tidal turbine. Related Posts:Scotland Sets Itself Ambitious Renewable Energy TargetGibraltar Enters Wave Power AgreementBritish Clean Energy Company Finances the New Wave in Ocean PowerEnergy-from-waste facility to […]

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Reinventing the wheel

August 20, 2010

We all know that cycling is one of the most environmentally friendly ways to get around. With that in mind, the Copenhagen Wheel is making the cycling experience even better. Related Posts:Copenhagen summit starts todayReligious groups pledge to go green

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Sustainable solar tower could light up Rio’s 2016 Games

August 19, 2010

A waterfall-shaped tower to generate clean energy for the 2016 Olympic Games village in Rio and part of the city is what Swiss architecture company RAFAA has in mind. Related Posts:Latin America’s Largest Rooftop Solar Power Farm UnveiledSolar Plays Key Role in India’s Energy Future, World Bank SaysLet It Shine Chronicles The History of Solar […]

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Hot topic: electric vehicles

August 18, 2010

They sound like the perfect emblem a clean transport future. Electric vehicles, or simply EVs, generate no emissions and make no noise. But are they set to become icons of a clean-tech, sustainable world? Related Posts:EV Charging Station Powered by the WindSolar Power Accounted for 10 Percent of Germany’s Electricity in MayRice University Researchers Create […]

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Large photovoltaic solar station to be built in Washington State, U.S.

August 17, 2010

A 75-MW photovoltaic solar Project is to be built in Washington State by Teanaway Solar Reserve (TSR) The permit was issued with a majority vote. Related Posts:Martifer Solar awarded solar project in JordanHyperSolar Reachs 1.0 Volt Milestone In Solar Hydrogen TechnologyTwo New Projects Boost Australia’s Solar Power MixHappy Thanksgiving Day with Good News from the […]

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