Nanostructured films

Nanostructured films

Researchers have developed a new method of making nanostructured thin films, which might make solar energy conversion more efficient and cost effective in the future... 

Africa Powering the World

Africa Powering the World

12 companies today signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Munich to establish a DESERTEC Industrial Initiative (DII). The objective of this initiative is to achieve carbon-free power generation in the deserts of North Africa...

Global Impact

Global Impact

Human activities are increasingly altering the Earth's climate. These effects add to natural influences that have been present over Earth's history. Scientific evidence strongly indicates that natural influences cannot explain the rapid increase in global near-surface temperatures observed during t...

Eurolux dimmable energy saver

Eurolux dimmable energy saver

Eurolux dimming technology, which has been internationally patented, is a world first in that it now brings affordable dimmable Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs) to a market already over burdened with electricity demands and desperate for savings on its energy usage.

Algea as fuel

Algea as fuel

  Pond scum ... it could be the future! There may be nothing greener than Algae bucause they are tiny biological factories that use photosynthesis to transform carbon dioxide and sunlight into energy so efficiently that they can double their weight several times a day.

Kinergy Power

Kinergy Power

 The KinergyPower System represents a creative, first-of-a-kind concept of using existing technologies via a proprietary design to convert lost energy from moving vehicles into continuous, reliable electric power.

Hurricane link to rise in sea temperature

Hurricane link to rise in sea temperature

It is evident to the people living in the Gulf of Mexico who have yet faced another Category 2 hurricane with winds up to 120km/h, that something is just not right. The new storm (Hurricane Gustav) that made landfall hit them on the 1 September 2008 and another one heading for Florida at the same t...

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Windspire Wind Turbines

Windspire Wind Turbines

US environmentally conscious consumers now have a new, affordable choice for renewable...

Status of Wind Generation in SA

Status of Wind Generation in SA

The Darling Wind Farm took 13 years to set up, with delays in the environmental...

Africa Powering the World

12 companies today signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Munich to establish a...

Magnetic Wind Turbines

The world is accelerating its research trends and new innovations technologies...

China Leading Wind Industry

With 20% of the world’s population, China consumes  an average of 10% of the...

Algea as fuel

New Swanturbine Project

SeaGen Project

South Africans Hydro Potential

Kinergy Power

New US Solar Power Plant

Plants Energy Storage System

Eskom rebate Programme

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Ceres: Changing climate in South Africa

Ceres: Changing climate in South Africa

Ceres received a healthy dose of snow all thanks to the radical changes in our climate....

New 'lookouts' for climate change

New 'lookouts' for climate change

Corries high in the Scottish mountains are to become "lookout posts" in an effort...

Madagascar: New Eco-Deals Protect Unique Forests

Madagascar has signed a series of environment agreements to protect unique forests...

Insecticide 'killing Kenya lions'

Environmentalists in Kenya are worried that an insecticide is being used by farmers...

Why? Recycle ...

For many of us recycling has become a part of our daily lives. We know that recycling...

Eastern Africa Climate Crisis

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High winds force closure of homes

Gardeners warned over wood mould

Compost clothing taken to catwalk

India urged to focus on farming

Deadly typhoon hits Philippines

Marine science park key to future

Metropolis strives to meet its thirst

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Bush calls for offshore drilling

Bush calls for offshore drilling

President George W Bush has called on Congress to end a 27-year ban on drilling...

Europe split over oil price plan

Europe split over oil price plan

European Union leaders have agreed to a 3-month study to find ways of cushioning...

Nigeria 'shock' after oil attack

Oil production at an oil installation off the Nigerian coast remains halted because...

Plea by PM at talks on oil price

Gordon Brown has called for a "new deal" on energy at talks in Saudi Arabia on...

Saudi oil price summit under way

A crucial meeting of oil producing and consuming nations to discuss soaring prices...

Fuel move boosts Chinese shares

Diesel hybrids could enter Le Mans

Car firm to create 600 new jobs

Shutdown 'risks petrol shortages'

Retail surge fans rate rise fear

US tanker deal thrown into doubt

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Nanostructured films

Nanostructured films

Researchers have developed a new method of making nanostructured thin films, which...

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School affects smoking in young

School affects smoking in young

Pupils who experience positive and inclusive social environments in school are...

Inquiry into food affordability

Inquiry into food affordability

An inquiry into the affordability of food in light of global price rises is to...

Eurolux dimmable energy saver

Eurolux dimming technology, which has been internationally patented, is a world...

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Tales from the Pacific

Tales from the Pacific

Life goal #132: Learn to shake my hips as swiftly and rhythmically as the dancing...

Eco Holiday Deals

imageHendon Hall is a 16th Century mansion in North London and perfect for a relaxing break. Whilst secluded enough...

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imageFood and Drug inspectors headed for farms in Florida and Mexico on Friday as new clues...

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imagePlans to use a state of the art camera onboard a satellite to monitor the deforestation levels in parts of Africa...

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