Energy


Hungry Bacteria can Extract Energy from Sewage

Hungry Bacteria can Extract Energy from Sewage

Sewage contains a source of energy that can be harvested by using hungry bacteria, researchers from Ghent University in Belgiu...

Nov 26 2016, 11:05pm CST

Tesla Stores Adds Energy Storage Devices for Homes

Tesla Stores Adds Energy Storage Devices for Homes

Tesla reboots its stores in order to carry energy for houses too....

Nov 22 2016, 11:13am CST

Tesla's Solar Roof to be Cheaper than Regular Roof Even without Energy Factor Says Musk

Tesla's Solar Roof to be Cheaper than Regular Roof Even without Energy Factor Says Musk

Elon Musk on the brink of taking over the global roofing industry....

Nov 18 2016, 5:55am CST

Tesla Model 3 to Have 30% More Energy Efficient Battery Than Model S

Tesla Model 3 to Have 30% More Energy Efficient Battery Than Model S

Model 3’s battery will be denser than Model S’s original one...

Nov 15 2016, 11:07am CST

Microsoft to Power its Azure Cloud Data Center with Wind Energy

Microsoft to Power its Azure Cloud Data Center with Wind Energy

Microsoft said its Cheyenne datacenter in Wyoming will now be powered entirely by 237 megawatts of wind energy."Our commitment...

Nov 15 2016, 12:24am CST

Highly Alcoholic Energy Drinks May Affect Adolescent Brains Like Cocaine

Highly Alcoholic Energy Drinks May Affect Adolescent Brains Like Cocaine

It seems to be the case that liquor and energy drinks are a deadly combination. Drinking energy drinks mixed with alcohol are a...

Oct 27 2016, 10:15am CDT

Method to Control High Energy Electrons comes a Step closer

Method to Control High Energy Electrons comes a Step closer

In a promising step towards being able to manipulate and control the behavior of high energy, or 'hot', electrons, scientists h...

Oct 3 2016, 6:27am CDT

Marsquakes Seen as Energy Source for Colonization

Marsquakes Seen as Energy Source for Colonization

Rocks formed by the grinding together of other rocks during earthquakes are rich in trapped hydrogen and similar seismic activ...

Sep 21 2016, 2:10am CDT

Apple Joins Global Renewable Energy Initiative RE100

Apple Joins Global Renewable Energy Initiative RE100

Apple Inc. has joined a global renewable energy initiative to extend its clean energy plan into the manufacturing supply chain....

Sep 20 2016, 9:01am CDT

Braidio lets Smartwatch Smartphone Share Energy Required for Communication

Braidio lets Smartwatch Smartphone Share Energy Required for Communication

A team of US researchers has introduced a new radio technology that allows small mobile devices such as fitness trackers and s...

Aug 26 2016, 10:01am CDT

Stanford Gadget Purifies Water in Minutes Using Solar Energy

Stanford Gadget Purifies Water in Minutes Using Solar Energy

A small contraption that was invented at Stanford University makes water fit for drinking via sunlight in a jiffy....

Aug 18 2016, 5:17am CDT

Energy Saving Behavior Spreads from Kids to Parents

Energy Saving Behavior Spreads from Kids to Parents

Girl Scouts and their parents have reported increase in energy-saving behaviors after the children participated in an interven...

Jul 12 2016, 6:00pm CDT

Tool Developed to Boost Computer Energy Efficiency by 25%

Tool Developed to Boost Computer Energy Efficiency by 25%

A team of Australian scientists have developed a new technique for computer operating systems that could boost the efficiency...

Jul 5 2016, 1:25am CDT

Tesla Files for 6 New Trademarks to Sell Solar Energy

Tesla Files for 6 New Trademarks to Sell Solar Energy

Tesla is going to trademark solar energy by selling it under the brand name of “Tesla”....

Jun 27 2016, 2:15pm CDT

BMW i3 Batteries will be Used for Home Energy Storage

BMW i3 Batteries will be Used for Home Energy Storage

BMW i3 owners will be able to use their car batteries for home energy storage....

Jun 21 2016, 5:43pm CDT

Apple is Getting into the Solar Energy Industry

Apple is Getting into the Solar Energy Industry

There are almost always rumors flying about what new products Apple is going to create - from cars to the newest features on iP...

Jun 10 2016, 8:30am CDT

Wind Turbines on Galapagos Meet 30% of Energy Needs

Wind Turbines on Galapagos Meet 30% of Energy Needs

The success of a global renewable energy project on Ecuador's Galapagos archipelago has given a major boost to the idea of sust...

May 29 2016, 11:49am CDT

Solar and Wind energy Harvesting In One Device to Power IoT

Solar and Wind energy Harvesting In One Device to Power IoT

Internet of Things (IoT) success is dependent on tiny communication devices and instead of powering those machines by fossil fu...

May 26 2016, 6:46am CDT

Tiny RoboBee Can Perch to Save Energy: Watch

RoboBee Perches to Save Energy Using Static Electricity

It has been found to be the case that flying microbots termed RoboBees employ static electricity to get their job done...

May 20 2016, 2:45am CDT

Russian Doll Galaxy Cluster to Decode Dark Energy

Russian Doll Galaxy Cluster to Decode Dark Energy

Using data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory and other optical telescopes, astronomers have developed a powerful new method...

Apr 29 2016, 1:47am CDT

How Salt can Increase Energy Storage Capacity

How Salt can Increase Energy Storage Capacity

Researchers have found that adding salt to metal oxides increases their energy storage capacity by increasing their surface are...

Apr 24 2016, 3:13am CDT

Biotech Breakthrough: Reverse Photosynthesis Could be the Energy Source of Future

Biotech Breakthrough: Reverse Photosynthesis Could be the Energy Source of the Future

Danish researchers discover a process called reverse photosynthesis that can make chemicals and biofuels. The discovery has a p...

Apr 4 2016, 9:48pm CDT

Lead Halide Perovskites May Revolutionize Solar Energy

Lead Halide Perovskites May Revolutionize Solar Energy

A team of scientists has discovered a highly promising group of materials known as hybrid "lead halide perovskites" that can re...

Mar 28 2016, 5:21am CDT

Magnetic Chips can Increase Computer Energy Efficiency

Magnetic Chips can Increase Computer Energy Efficiency

Researchers have found that magnetic chips can sharply boost computer energy efficacy....

Mar 14 2016, 8:56am CDT

Panasonic Sets World Record for Photovoltaic Energy Conversion

Panasonic Sets World Record for Photovoltaic Energy Conversion

Researchers at Japanese Panasonic have achieved a new level in energy conversion in photovoltaic cells....

Mar 2 2016, 1:10am CST

International Energy Agency Sees Global Oil Supply Growth Plunging

International Energy Agency Sees Global Oil Supply Growth Plunging

International Energy Agency (IEA) released its annual Medium-Term Oil Market Report (MTOMR) today....

Feb 22 2016, 7:19am CST

BMW i3 Batteries can be used for Energy Storage in a Household

BMW i3 Batteries can be used for Energy Storage in a Household

BMW may develop Lithium-ion batteries to launch itself in the private energy storage business....

Jan 23 2016, 9:35am CST

Scion Shows Energy at 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit

Scion Shows Energy at 2016 North American International Auto Show in Detroit

Along with 11 new models Scion will also showcase further details on its hot new C-HR concept....

Jan 8 2016, 7:08am CST

CES 2016: Continental will Unveil Hybrid Demo Car with connected Energy Management

CES 2016: Continental will Unveil Hybrid Demo Car with connected Energy Management

The hybrid car is designed to save fuel and is equipped with a Continental 48 Volt Eco Drive system....

Dec 21 2015, 6:16am CST

New Polymer material

Japanese Scientists Develop Polymer Material That Prevents Energy Loss as Silicon Materials

Japanese scientists have published a paper titled “High Efficiency Polymer Solar Cells With Small Photon Energy Loss” in the jo...

Dec 4 2015, 10:10am CST

Material for capturing energy

FSU Scientist Develops Material That Mimics Plant Photosynthesis, Creates Energy Source

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Florida State University, Jose L. Mendoza-Cortes and his team has published...

Nov 30 2015, 8:19am CST

Bill Gates to Invest $2 Billion for Clean Energy

Bill Gates to Invest $2 Billion for Clean Energy

The Microsoft head, Bill Gates, is to make an input of $2 billion in a renewable resource pact between the US and India....

Nov 28 2015, 6:17am CST

BMW i3 Coming in July 2016 with Higher Energy Density Battery

BMW i3 Coming in July 2016 with Higher Energy Density Battery

The battery will arrive by June 2016 and is expected to be a 94Ah battery....

Nov 27 2015, 9:40am CST

CERN Smashes Heavy Nuclei at Record High Energy

CERN Smashes Heavy Nuclei at Record High Energy

CERN has set a new record by smashing heavy particles at high energy levels in Large Hadron Collider (LHC)....

Nov 26 2015, 3:13am CST

New Plasma Confinement State Discovery Holds the key to Generate Fusion Energy

Discovery of New Plasma Confinement State Holds the key to Generating Fusion Energy

Research on high-temperature and high-density plasma confinement by magnetic fields could help achieve fusion energy....

Nov 12 2015, 11:15pm CST

Energy Drink Can Harm Your Body in Just 30 Minutes

Energy Drink Can Hurt Your Heart in Just 30 Minutes

New study reveals that energy drinks increase blood pressure and stress hormones and eventually lead to heart problems...

Nov 11 2015, 7:48am CST

Solar Energy Development is Threatening Natural Areas

Solar Energy Development is Threatening Natural Areas

Solar energy as a viable alternative to fossil fuels still uses too much land for it to be feasible....

Oct 20 2015, 9:52pm CDT

100% Renewable Energy Possible By 2050

100% Renewable Energy Possible By 2050

A giant breakthrough report came today from Greenpeace International that states that renewable energy could provide 100% of th...

Sep 22 2015, 3:32pm CDT

Mexican Cavefish Lost its Eyes to Save Energy, Research Suggests

Mexican Cavefish Lost its Eyes to Save Energy, Research Suggests

Swedish research reveals the reason behind the fish that has no visual system. It's well-developed eyes come at a very hig...

Sep 13 2015, 9:06pm CDT

Dark Energy Chameleon Tested

Dark Energy Chameleon Particles Studied in an Experiment

An experiment was undertaken to capture a dark energy particle known as a chameleon....

Aug 22 2015, 5:06am CDT