Daily Archives: December 2, 2019

A Silver Lining in Vineyard Wind’s Delay?

By [email protected] The delay to Vineyard Wind’s Massachusetts offshore wind project has meant logistical migraines for the companies involved and uncertainty over the timing of the U.S. market’s long-awaited liftoff. One possible upside? The additional scrutiny makes it less likely that Vineyard or other future projects will be brought to their knees by endless lawsuits,…

Making higher-energy light to fight cancer

Researchers have achieved photon up-conversion, the emission of light with energy higher than the one that excites the material, using carefully designed structures containing silicon nanocrystals and specialized organic molecules. The accomplishment brings scientists one step closer to developing minimally invasive photodynamic treatments for cancer. The advance could also hasten new technologies for solar-energy conversion,…

10 successful power cost reduction practices

By Rafael Herzberg 10 successful power cost reduction practices (Brazil)Starting tomorrow, a post will be published every day indicating solutions tested and validated by the market, which should be permanently evaluated by corporate and institutional consumers, and of course by suppliers (products, services or solutions).Simple, easy and very competitive! See the posts programming:Demand controlConsumption.. Click…

Ground zero for soft energy pathway

By FORESIGHT Contributor Islands are on the front line of climate change, evidenced by the recent swath of hurricanes that have wiped out electricity systems across the Caribbean. But island countries are not waiting for the inevitable. Many are moving to decentralised renewable resources and testing storage technologies and micro-grid solutions, says Justin Locke, Senior…

The clean hydrogen future has already begun

By Klaus Schollmeyer If you look at the developments made in solar and wind in the last ten years. The potential for growth of green hydrogen seems underrated if it is a given that the right policy frameworks aligned with the aim of getting carbon neutral by 2050 are implemented. Click headline for full article…

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