April 2011

Hybrid Cars Are Cleaner Than Joggers

April 30, 2011

This finding will leave you breathless. A physiology professor at the University of Milan conclucded that four men running, walking and riding bicycles emit more carbon dioxide than hybrid cars. He also compared it to gas and diesel cars, which beat the men in terms of carbon emissions. Related Posts:Carbon Levels in the Atmosphere Hit […]

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Interview: Tim Young, CEO Hypersolar

April 29, 2011

The real alternative energy revolution takes place in small start-ups whose R&D efforts keep improving clean technology to make it applicable on a mass scale. One such company is Hypersolar, whose focus is to develop a technology that can magnify sun power to increase the power output of solar cells. The company is developing the […]

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San Jose Promotes Solar Energy Event

April 28, 2011

As part of the city’s Green Vision program, San Jose in California is promoting a free event tomorrow (Friday 29) called Bright Green Day. It includes tours, workshops, live music, food trucks, community art canvas, a 22-foot Earth Baloon and a show case of the City’s green plans. Related Posts:City of San José Promotes Solar […]

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Ontario Bets on Alternative Energy For Sustainability and Job Creation

April 27, 2011

As part of an official initiative to attract clean energy companies to the province of Ontario in Canada, Samsung and SMA Solar Technology have entered a partnership to build industrial-size solar inverters at Celestica’s facilities in Toronto. Related Posts:Protesters Arrested in Vancouver at Enbridge Pipeline HearingInspiration: Morgan Solar, a Toronto-based Solar Power Start-upCanada Could Be […]

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Meet Solar Power’s New Little Helper

April 26, 2011

One of the biggest challenges for the solar power industry is to boost the power-conversion efficiency of solar cells. In response to that, a duo of MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Research) researchers have found a little helper in a virus called M13. Related Posts:Researchers Shed New Light on Solar Cell EfficiencyResearcher Finds Solar Power in […]

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