Daily Archives: August 7, 2015

New York Leaders Recognized for Pioneering Clean Energy

By Guest Contributor Due to the Hudson Valley’s national leadership in clean energy, The Solutions Project chose here to celebrate the inaugural 100% Awards from the 100% campaign. The post New York Leaders Recognized for Pioneering Clean Energy appeared first on Solar Thermal Magazine. Related posts: For more great articles: Solar Thermal Magazine

PV Solar Plant Aura II in Honduras Begins Operations

By ST Staff Writers Aura II has a capacity of 61 MWp, and will generate 125 GWh/year. The post PV Solar Plant Aura II in Honduras Begins Operations appeared first on Solar Thermal Magazine. Related posts:Largest Rooftop Solar PV System in Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Solar Thermal Magazine

Argonne team finds copper cluster catalyst effective for low-pressure conversion of CO2 to methanol with high activity

By mmillikin Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory have identified a new material to catalyze the conversion of CO2 via hydrogenation to methanol (CH3OH): size-selected Cu4 clusters—clusters of four copper atoms each, called tetramers—supported on Al2O3 thin films. In a study published in the Journal of the American Chemical Society, the team measured Read Full Article…

Making Methanol From Carbon Dioxide

By ST Staff Writers The chemical reactions that make methanol from carbon dioxide rely on a catalyst to speed up the conversion, and Argonne scientists identified a new material that could fill this role The post Making Methanol From Carbon Dioxide appeared first on Solar Thermal Magazine. Related posts: For more great articles: Solar Thermal…

Base Price For Volkswagen e-Golf Drops $4,500 With Simpler Option

By Zachary Shahan Originally published on Gas2. The Volkswagen e-Golf is about to get a lot more competitive with the market-leading Nissan LEAF. The base 2016 Volkswagen e-Golf will be simpler than the 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf, and will come in at a price $4,500 lower than then 2015 base price. The 2016 Volkswagen Read Full…

Noise complaints blow in #AUS

By National Wind Watch Bald Hills Wind Farm has received 15 complaints about excessive noise from the wind farm since it began operating near Tarwin Lower. Wind farm general manager Matthew Croome said those concerns were now being investigated by “a fully accredited acoustic consultant in accordance with the requirements of condition 21 of Read…

Government pledge to windfarm campaigners #SCT

By National Wind Watch The Scottish Government last night promised to contact activists who want a “summit for communities” to openly debate windfarms with Energy Minister Fergus Ewing. Campaign group Scotland Against Spin (SAS) heads a list of almost 40 organisations angry that he recently hosted an event in Glasgow for 200 pro-windfarm delegates. Read…

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