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‘Artificial Leaf’ Uses Photosynthesis to Create Clean Electricity

Chemist Daniel Norcera recently created a short film titled 'The Artificial Leaf' which explains a new way of creating clean electricity. The process uses a microchip, that when submerged in water and…

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Is Brazil’s Hydroelectric Power Green?

The Brazilian government says huge hydroelectric projects underway in Amazonia will provide environmentally friendly electricity across the country. The operators say the projects will boost developme…

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Italian Engineers Pioneer Floating Solar Panels

Solar panels floating on the sea: the idea may sound like something from science-fiction, but an Italian firm has made it a reality. In the first scheme of its kind in the world, the panels turn on th…

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Energy Entrepreneurs: The Sun-Lit Jungle

Entrepreneurs bring solar power to Guatemala, where a lack of access to electricity is a major problem. Tech News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "V72FGaEYr7RyHgGR", NewsLook = NewsLook || {}; New…

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An Electric Car That Could Drive a Continent

Meet the Joule, a fully electric vehicle being developed in Cape Town that could be a game-changer for Africa, and possibly the world. Tech News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "VgFXjXkUotZXJ1zn",…

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