Tag: Power

Image for Solar panels could balance the grid at night
Solar panels could balance the grid at night The myth that solar farms are useless in darkness has been debunked after a trial found they can help balance the grid at night Energy Environment
Image for Nuclear wasteland is home to world’s unlikeliest green energy experiment
Nuclear wasteland is home to world’s unlikeliest green energy experiment A solar park is now operating at Chernobyl. Could it give new life to the place whose name is synonymous with catastrophe? Environment World
Image for Renewables provide half of UK’s electricity for the first time
Renewables provide half of UK’s electricity for the first time Favourable weather conditions during a spell one day last week helped the UK’s renewable energy sector set a new record for sustainable powe... Energy Environment
Image for A bacteria-powered origami battery that could help beat disease
A bacteria-powered origami battery that could help beat disease A new origami paper battery, which is powered by bacteria and costs five US cents (3p), could revolutionise the diagnosis of diseases in dev... Economics Technology
Image for Can the people power Britain?
Can the people power Britain? Locally-owned renewable energy projects offer more than just clean energy; they could be a practical route to empowering people and nurturin... Energy Environment Perspective
Image for Solar Boat Goes Around the World
Solar Boat Goes Around the World The biggest solar boat in history, the T˚ranor PlanetSolar is currently circumnavigating the globe to prove that sunshine is the fuel of the... Archive
Load more

Popular articles

image for 5 possible solutions to overpopulation

5 possible solutions to overpopulation

What went right this week: new parks for England, plus more positive news

Beavers given ‘right to stay’ in Devon, paving way for further reintroductions