Alternative energy

First Airplane that flies on electricity

بجلی سے پرواز کرنے والا دنیا کا پہلا ہوائی جہاز تیار ویب ڈیسک  جمعرات 11 جون 2015 2050 تک بجلی سے پرواز کرنے والا 100 نشستوں کا طیارہ بھی تیار کرلیا جائے گا، کمپنی، فوٹو:فائل پیرس: بجلی سے اڑنے والا دنیا کا پہلا ہوائی جہاز تیار کرلیا گیا ہے جسے دنیا کا خاموش ترین ہوائی […]

Solar-powered e-bikes for India

Source: The Hindu The Government could plan for 50,000 e-bikes with solar charging stations over two years in educational, business and public sector campuses. E-bikes and e-scooters, battery-powered and charged by solar energy, can transform transportation in India, making it fuel independent, environmentally friendly and affordable. Now is the time […]

TEDTalk 2012: Donald Sadoway: The missing link to renewable energy

Source: http://www.ted.com http://embed.ted.com/talks/donald_sadoway_the_missing_link_to_renewable_energy.html What’s the key to using alternative energy, like solar and wind? Storage — so we can have power on tap even when the sun’s not out and the wind’s not blowing. In this accessible, inspiring talk, Donald Sadoway takes to the blackboard to show us the future […]

Concentrating Solar Power With Thermal Energy Storage Is Economically Useful For Utility Company Profits, Study Finds

Source: Clean Technica Utility companies can benefit considerably from the utilization of concentrating solar power (CSP) and available energy storage methods, a new study from the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has found. Solar thermal power plant tower by afloresm (some rights reserved) A CSP that possesses a 6-hour […]