Tagged Sustainable

Small Island Developing States To Accelerate Energy Transformation

By Joshua S Hill Leaders of small island developing states met at the end of September on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly to launch a new initiative focused on accelerating the energy transformation in these states, strengthening climate resilience, and boosting sustainable development goals. Read Full Article Here For more great articles:…

Eco-friendly nanoparticles for artificial photosynthesis

Researchers have developed a nanoparticle type for novel use in artificial photosynthesis by adding zinc sulfide on the surface of indium-based quantum dots. These quantum dots produce clean hydrogen fuel from water and sunlight — a sustainable source of energy. They introduce new eco-friendly and powerful materials to solar photocatalysis. Read Full Article Here For…

Sustainable Aviation Progressing Rapidly

The end game of aircraft is energy independent electric aircraft as detailed in our reports on energy independent electric vehicles and unmanned pure electric aircraft. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles Research

Vestas receives first V136-4.2 MW order in North America

By Michelle Froese Vestas has received the first orders for the V136-4.2 MW turbine in North America. The orders total 146 MW across multiple projects in Canada. The turbine orders include supply, installation, and commissioning of the turbines as well as a five-year Active Output Management 5000 (AOM 5000) service agreements. Reflecting Vestas’ vision to…

Watermelons with ionic liquids rival batteries?

Development of supercapacitors with high energy density and long cycle life using sustainable materials for next-generation applications is of paramount importance. The ongoing challenge is to elevate the energy density of supercapacitors on par with batteries, while upholding the power and cyclability. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Electric Vehicles Research

Cleveland commits to 100% clean energy by 2050

By Michelle Froese This week, the City of Cleveland became the first municipality in Ohio to commit to 100% clean and renewable electricity. At Mayor Frank Jackson’s 10th Annual Sustainable Cleveland Summit, the city’s Office of Sustainability released the 2018 Climate Action Plan, which contains a goal of “100% of electricity demand from clean, renewable…

Cleveland commits to 100% renewable electricity by 2050

By Kelly Pickerel On Sept. 20, the City of Cleveland became the first municipality in Ohio to commit to powering itself with 100% clean and renewable electricity. At Mayor Frank Jackson’s 10th Annual Sustainable Cleveland Summit, the city’s Office of Sustainability released the 2018 Climate Action Plan, which contains a goal of “100% of electricity…

BayWa r.e. hosting “Giving Game” for solar nonprofits at SPI

By Kelsey Misbrener Global renewable energy developer, service provider and wholesaler, BayWa r.e. is honored to partner with 3 national advocacy and charitable organizations at this year’s Solar Power International. The three worthy non-profits are Women of Renewable Industries and Sustainable Energy (WRISE) set up to promote diversity and the role of women in the…

Senvion wins 80-MW Michigan wind contract

By Michelle Froese Heritage Sustainable Energy LLC, a developer of wind and solar in Michigan, has executed an 80-MW wind-power agreement with Senvion. The first 20 MW are already firm followed by a conditional 60 MW. The agreement includes a 21-year full service contract. The Garden II project consists of 20 Senvion 4.0M140 wind turbines….

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