Solar Powered Air Conditioner for a Cool Future
 

Solar Powered Air Conditioner for a Cool Future

If you are looking to go green for your household, one of the options you should really investigate is a solar powered air conditioner. Solar air conditioning can be done through passive solar power, solar thermal energy conversion and photo-voltaic conversion. No question, air conditioning has improved people’s lives, it...
Spray on Solar Cells a Revolutionary Idea
 

Spray on Solar Cells a Revolutionary Idea

The latest news on solar power has the potential to revolutionize the use, availability, and manufacturing costs of solar panels. What we have at the moment are big, bulky, breakable photovoltaics. What if there were easy to spray on solar cells which are light weight, flexible and could come in...
The Advantages of Hydroelectric Energy
 

The Advantages of Hydroelectric Energy

Lets take a closer look on what hydroelectric energy is, where it is found, and the pros and cons of hydro power. The use of hydroelectric power or even hydroelectricity dates back to Ancient Greece and China when they installed waterwheels in rapidly flowing rivers to turn millstones and other...
Wind Energy Facts
 

Wind Energy Facts

In the following you´ll get some wind energy facts that might surprise you. Although it is much less expensive to initially get hooked into the local electric company’s grid than it is to set up and hook into wind turbines, in the long run one saves money by utilizing the...
Sustainable Materials
 

Sustainable Materials

It’s up to us to create the world we want to live in, and we all have the power to do so if we set our minds to it. That´s the motto of Sir Richard Branson and his company Virgin. Sustainable Materials and the Richard Branson Effect Mr. Branson is...
Ocean Water Energy
 

Ocean Water Energy

Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) was conceived of by the French engineer Jacques D’Arsonval in 1881. However, at the time of this writing the Natural Energy Laboratory of Hawaii is home to the only operating experimental Ocean Water Energy plant on the face of the earth. Alternative Energy from the Ocean...
6 Efficient Types Of Alternative Energy Sources
 

6 Efficient Types Of Alternative Energy Sources

Home energy consumption is one of the main problems of people today and in the long run we have to switch to some kind of alternative energy sources. We already know that the use of oil, gas and coal are all resources that we may eventually run out of, or...
Wind Energy Facts & Wind Turbines
 

Wind Energy Facts & Wind Turbines

Wind turbines are used for several reasons but the main one is to generate power by using wind as an energy source. This may sound difficult but it is possible. You experience energy from the wind whenever someone runs past you quickly. A second after they pass you can feel...
Quick CleanTech Profits Report
 

Quick CleanTech Profits Report

If you had been asking yourself how to benefit from the biggest business revolution of our times – the clean technology revolution. Cleantech includes recycling and renewable energies like: wind power, solar power, biomass, hydropower, biofuels, etc., as well as information technology, green transportation, electric motors, green chemistry, lighting, greywater...

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