Daily Archives: September 16, 2015

AORA Solar Inks MoU With ASU & Two Ethiopian Universities

By Glenn Meyers Solar-biogas technology pioneer AORA Solar continues expanding its development work in Africa, signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Arizona State University LightWorks and two Ethiopian universities, Addis Ababa Science and Technology University and Adama Science and Technology University (ASTU). It is hoped the building of this educational infrastructure and future Read Full…

Energy Department announces $102 Million to tackle solar challenges

By Kathie Zipp Building on President Obama’s Climate Action Plan to cut climate-changing carbon pollution and continue building a clean energy economy in the United States, the Energy Department today announced more than $102 million in new projects and available funding to support American leadership in clean energy innovation. More than $52 million Read Full…

Hiring for solar: it’s about more than experience

By Kathie Zipp Despite the rapid growth of employment in the U.S. solar industry, education and training providers continue to report a difficult labor market for their graduates. Meanwhile, employers have noted increasing difficulty in finding the talent they need. Given this, it is critical to the health of the industry to ensure Read Full…

Solar Hydrogen Efficiency Record Broken After 17 Years

By Press Release Until now, manufacturing of solar hydrogen at the industrial level has failed due to the costs, however. This is because the efficiency of artificial photosynthesis, i.e. the energy content of the hydrogen compared to that of sunlight, has simply been too low to produce hydrogen from the sun economically. The Read Full…

Exotic new sources of free electricity: $50 billion market

High Power Energy Harvesting (HPEH) is a term beginning to be used for creation of electricity where it is needed using ambient “free” energy. That zero-pollution, high-energy conversion typically captures light (photovoltaics), heat difference (thermoelectrics and heat pumps) and movement (electrodynamics). Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles Research

CENEX LCV Event: 48V Systems, Energy Storage, SR Motors

Another major focus was 48V systems some in EVs but mainly for microhybrid (stop-start) and mild hybrid (torque assist) for managing the now huge amounts of energy in and out with new forms of harvesting and tougher duty cycles and also more power-hungry accessories. That has resulted in a large Read Full Article Here For…

Drone Wind Turbine Inspection – Technology of the Future

By Tracey Smith Drone wind turbine inspection is the technology of the future. The post Drone Wind Turbine Inspection – Technology of the Future appeared first on Solar Thermal Magazine. Related posts:Construction Starts on Amazon Wind Farm Project in Indiana Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Solar Thermal Magazine

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