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Will Bacteria-Coated Rubber Be Our Next Source of Electricity?
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, discovery, energy, interesting, investigation, performance, research, science, study, technology )

- 573 days ago -
Researchers have found a way to produce electricity from an unexpected energy source - a strip of rubber coated with bacterial spores. The contraption makes use of bacterial spores to harness the untapped power of evaporating water....
Earth's Infrared Radiation: New Renewable Energy Frontier?
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, NewTechnology, energy, renewables, discovery, heat, infrared emissions )

- 573 days ago -
The Earth continuously emits 100 million gigawatts of infrared heat into outer space. That's enough to power all of humanity many thousands of times over.
World's Largest Offshore Wind Turbine Installed
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, energy, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, technology )

- 575 days ago -
The Haliade 150, the world's largest offshore wind turbine recently installed off the Belgian coast, symbolizes the beginning of the development of a brand new set of technologies. French turbine and train maker Alstom claim the Haliade 150 will ...
The US Electric Grid Just Went Down. Now What Do You Do?
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, energy, environment, humans, interesting, investigation, research, study, world )

- 575 days ago -
Could I power my laptop computer, cellphone, refrigerator and freezer with my bicycle? Sounds crazy, but losing contact with Facebook and Twitter and seeing the food in my refrigerator and freezer go bad might provide me with powerful motivation....
Meet the World's First Diesel Electric Hybrid Scooter With Two-Wheel Drive
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, energy, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, study, technology )

- 578 days ago -
India's largest motorcycle manufacturer, Hero, has created a two-wheeled vehicle capable of carrying up to four people, along with packages and produce. The vehicle is called "The Hero RNT" and is the world's first diesel electric hybrid scooter with ...
Scientists Use Infrared Emissions as Renewable Energy Source
Science & Tech  (tags: solar energy, thermodynamics, space, science, renewable energy, energy, climate, earth )

- 581 days ago -
Physicists at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) envision a device that would harvest energy from Earth's infrared emissions into outer space.
Einstein's Lost Theory Uncovered
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, astronomy, discovery, energy, Einstein, research, scientists, society, study, space )

- 586 days ago -
A manuscript that lay unnoticed by scientists for decades has revealed that Albert Einstein once dabbled with an alternative to the Big Bang theory, proposing instead that the Universe expanded steadily and eternally.
NRC To Study Impact Of Wind Development On Birds, Bats in News Departments > New & Noteworthy
Science & Tech  (tags: research, safety, performance, science, study, NewTechnology, habitat, energy, wildlife, water, ecosystems, nature, protection, concept, design, business )

- 587 days ago -
"NRC will lead stakeholders from the wind energy industry, natural resource agencies, conservation groups and the research community in a series of workshops to consider migratory patterns and standardized methods to evaluate.. potential impacts of wind"
New Bladeless Wind Turbine Prevents Harm To Birds And Bats By NAW Staff Thursday August 30 2012
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, energy, design, concept, habitat, health, interesting, NewTechnology, performance, science, safety, business )

- 587 days ago -
"The CWP system is designed specifically to eliminate the risk of harming bats, birds and other flying wildlife. The turbine has no external blades; instead, it features a patented Inner Compression Cone Technology that squeezes the incoming air,..."
Precision and Profit at a Crossroads Posted on June 25, 2013 By CHUCK HORNBROOK
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, NewTechnology, energy, performance, science, energy, computer, business, environment, concept, design, habitat )

- 587 days ago -
"An ANSI-certified meter with 0.5 percent accuracy can make all the difference to the PV system owner's bottom line...One of the fastest-growing business models in distributed generation is the use of financing and third-party ownership for residential.."
Qatar Prepares for 2022 FIFA World Cup With World's First Off-Grid Floating Hotels
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, energy, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, performance, research, technology )

- 591 days ago -
The 2022 FIFA World Cup, an international football tournament, is going to cost Qatar approximately US$220 billion which is almost sixty times what South Africa spent on the 2010 FIFA World Cup. This is the first time a country in the Middle East will ...
Go 1,300 Miles on One Gallon of Gas
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, energy, environment, interesting, NewTechnology, performance, research, science, study, technology )

- 594 days ago -
For most of us, getting even 50 miles per gallon from a car is a dream. But for the engineering students from Brigham Young University (BYU), anything less than 1,000 mpg is of no value. The engineering students have built a car that needs only one...
Porsche Built Four Electric Cars in 1898... And One Was Just Discovered Untouched...
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, discovery, energy, environment, history, performance, research, study, technology )

- 597 days ago -
The "Porsche Number One" (P1) consisted of a 287 pound mill and three horsepower. It wasn't exactly a speed demon but you better believe this electric wagon with a steering wheel was a beast in 1898......
Can A Revolutionary New Gas Eliminate All The World's Pollution?
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, discovery, energy, environment, health, interesting, investigation, NewTechnology, research, society, study, technology )

- 597 days ago -
A company called HydroInfra Technolgies (HIT) based in Stockholm, Sweden has created a new patented "scrubber" process that will drastically reduce pollutants emitted by the world's 60,000 coal and oil fired power plants thus solving the world's ...
Laser Energy Breakthrough : Breakeven Point Exceeded in Hydrogen Target
Science & Tech  (tags: concept, discovery, energy, interesting, investigation, NewTechnology, performance, research, scientists, study, technology )

- 599 days ago -
We are a big step closer to the impossible dream of producing useful energy from fusion of hydrogen to helium today. A massive array of laser beams at Lawrence Livermore Lab focused on a tiny target of frozen hydrogen compressed it and heated it to...

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