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Sharp to Sell See-through PV Cell Module as Window Glass -- Tech-On!

Sharp to Sell See-through PV Cell Module as Window Glass -- Tech-On! | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Sharp to Sell See-through PV Cell Module as Window Glass --- Tech-On! is a one-stop online technology news portal published in English, Japanese, and Chinese, and is run by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
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Wind Replaces Coal, Geothermal Overtakes Gas As Major Sources Of Power ... - CleanTechnica

Wind Replaces Coal, Geothermal Overtakes Gas As Major Sources Of Power ... - CleanTechnica | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Renewable energy sources contributed about 80% to the total electricity generated in New Zealand in 2014, latest figures released by the government show.
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Cornish Company Geothermal Engineering Aiming To 'Recycle' Fracking Wells - CleanTechnica

Cornish Company Geothermal Engineering Aiming To 'Recycle' Fracking Wells - CleanTechnica | An Electric World | Scoop.it
The Cornwall-based company Geothermal Engineering is pushing forward with its very interesting idea to 'recycle' used and exhausted fracking (hydraulic fracturing) wells from the oil and gas industries as geothermal power sources, according to...
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Siemens Proves Wind Energy's “Outstanding” Potential - CleanTechnica

Siemens Proves Wind Energy's “Outstanding” Potential - CleanTechnica | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Siemens has conducted a review of its wind turbine technology to determine the actual environmental impact of wind energy, from manufacturing through construction and operation.
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Electric cars to become mini power plants in California's energy grid - Gizmag

Electric cars to become mini power plants in California's energy grid - Gizmag | An Electric World | Scoop.it
The California utility, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E), has begun a pilot program that bids energy resources from fleets of electric vehicles and storage systems into the state’s wholesale power...
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World-first low carbon aviation fuel to be developed for Virgin Atlantic - Virgin.com

World-first low carbon aviation fuel to be developed for Virgin Atlantic - Virgin.com | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Virgin Atlantic today announced the development of a world-first low carbon aviation fuel with just half the carbon footprint of the standard fossil fuel alternative. Richard Branson joined Virgin Atlantic at Battersea Power Station in London to reveal the exciting news read his blog on the groundbr...
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Japanese research team aims for battery-powered airplanes in 5 years - The Japan Daily Press

Japanese research team aims for battery-powered airplanes in 5 years - The Japan Daily Press | An Electric World | Scoop.it
When one mentions “battery-powered” airplanes, it would be normal to think that it would be one of those remote-controlled toy airplanes that we are talking abo
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▶ Toyota's New Fuel Cell Car Breakdown! - YouTube

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Solar Liberator

World's first fully integrated smart solar power appliance. Switch to clean solar power in minutes and save on your energy bill.
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NTN Registers Ultra-small EV Using In-wheel Motors as Light Car in Japan -- Tech-On!

NTN Registers Ultra-small EV Using In-wheel Motors as Light Car in Japan -- Tech-On! | An Electric World | Scoop.it
NTN Registers Ultra-small EV Using In-wheel Motors as Light Car in Japan --- Tech-On! is a one-stop online technology news portal published in English, Japanese, and Chinese, and is run by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
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Apple now powering its cloud with solar panels, fuel cells (photos)

Apple now powering its cloud with solar panels, fuel cells (photos) | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Apple’s massive solar panel and fuel cell farm are now live and providing clean power for its huge data center in Maiden, North Carolina. By the end of the year 60 percent of the power for the data center will come from these sources.
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New Portable Fuel-cell System Generates Power With LPG -- Tech-On!

New Portable Fuel-cell System Generates Power With LPG -- Tech-On! | An Electric World | Scoop.it

The Advanced Manufacturing Research Institute (AMRI) of Japan's National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) developed a portable fuel cell system.

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Nissan to Test 100% Electric Refrigerator Car -- Tech-On!

Nissan to Test 100% Electric Refrigerator Car -- Tech-On! | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Nissan to Test 100% Electric Refrigerator Car --- Tech-On! is a one-stop online technology news portal published in English, Japanese, and Chinese, and is run by Nikkei Business Publications, Inc.
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Mitsubishi to Launch Plug-in Hybrid SUV in January -- Tech-On!

Mitsubishi to Launch Plug-in Hybrid SUV in January -- Tech-On! | An Electric World | Scoop.it

Mitsubishi Motors Corp will release the "Outlander PHEV," a plug-in hybrid SUV, Jan 24, 2013.

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Emerging Markets Driving Global Wind Energy Growth - CleanTechnica

Emerging Markets Driving Global Wind Energy Growth - CleanTechnica | An Electric World | Scoop.it
The Global Wind Energy Council has released its flagship report highlighting global wind energy growth throughout 2014, led by emerging markets in Africa and Latin America.
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Would solar panels make financial sense for your home? - Charleston Post Courier

Would solar panels make financial sense for your home? - Charleston Post Courier | An Electric World | Scoop.it
With the question of net-metering now settled for publicly owned utilities in South Carolina, allowing customers with solar panels to get kilowatt-for-kilowatt bill adjustments, residential solar power is looking a lot more attractive.
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Electric-Car Fast Chargers And Gas Stations: A Match Made In Indiana - Green Car Reports

Electric-Car Fast Chargers And Gas Stations: A Match Made In Indiana - Green Car Reports | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Thanks to the flexibility of electrical supply infrastructure, electric-car charging stations can be placed virtually anywhere. They've already cropped up in places like shopping-mall parking lots, hotels, and even national parks.
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Tesla's raising $1.6 billion to build its battery 'Gigafactory' and mass-market $35k car

Tesla's raising $1.6 billion to build its battery 'Gigafactory' and mass-market $35k car | An Electric World | Scoop.it
If you've been dreaming of a Tesla but can't afford a Model S and its $70k+ sticker price (before tax credits), the company is announcing a major step
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Solar-powered EV Charging Station Installed for Agricultural Use - News - Solar Power Plant Business

Solar-powered EV Charging Station Installed for Agricultural Use - News - Solar Power Plant Business | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Mitsubishi Motors Corp and Nichicon Corp started full operation of a power charging station that stores solar electricity in a lithium-ion (Li-ion) rechargeable battery and uses it to charge electric vehicles (EVs) for agricultural use Feb 4, 2014.
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Ultra-small EVs to Be Tested With Solar-powered Charging Stations - News - Solar Power Plant Business

Ultra-small EVs to Be Tested With Solar-powered Charging Stations - News - Solar Power Plant Business | An Electric World | Scoop.it
Toshiba Corp announced that it has launched the "Field Test Project Related to Utilization of Small Electric Vehicles, etc in Miyakojima City" Jan 28, 2014, in cooperation with the government of Miyakojima City (Okinawa Prefecture), Honda Motor Co Ltd and Honda R&D Co Ltd.
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Japan's Solar Trends to Watch For in 2014 - News - Solar Power Plant Business

Japan's Solar Trends to Watch For in 2014 - News - Solar Power Plant Business | An Electric World | Scoop.it
There will be three new trends in the mega-solar (large-scale solar) power plant business in 2014. They are
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Reservoir Site to Be Converted Into Solar Plant, Cropland - News - Solar Power Plant Business

Reservoir Site to Be Converted Into Solar Plant, Cropland - News - Solar Power Plant Business | An Electric World | Scoop.it
juwi Shizen Energy Inc announced Oct 31, 2013, that it will build a mega-solar (large-scale solar) power plant with an output power of about 1MW in Ube City, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan.
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The Drayson Racing FIA World Land Speed Record by an Electric Car (204.185 mph)

Drayson Racing is proud to announce that it has set a new World Electric Land Speed Record of 204.185mph. Former science minister, businessman and racing dri...
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The Connection of Depressed Wages to High Oil Prices and Limits to Growth

The Connection of Depressed Wages to High Oil Prices and Limits to Growth | An Electric World | Scoop.it
In my view, wages are the backbone an economy. If workers have difficulty finding a job, or have difficulty earning sufficient wages, the lack of wages will be a problem, not just for the workers, ...
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Sony to Release 6.0kWh 'Stand-alone' Storage Battery -- Tech-On!

Sony to Release 6.0kWh 'Stand-alone' Storage Battery -- Tech-On! | An Electric World | Scoop.it

Sony Corp will release a commercial storage battery that has a capacity of 6.0kWh and can realize a "stand-alone" storage battery system by using photovoltaic (PV) panels without a commercial power source March 1, 2013.

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Riken's System Generates Electricity by Using Sunlight, Fresnel Lenses -- Tech-On!

Riken's System Generates Electricity by Using Sunlight, Fresnel Lenses -- Tech-On! | An Electric World | Scoop.it

Riken and Da Vinci Co Ltd, whose headquarters are located in Nara Prefecture, Japan, invented a "cogeneration system" that collects the thermal energy of sunlight including lights from the rising and setting suns with Fresnel lenses and heats up water stored in a heat storage tank to generate electricity and supply hot water.

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