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New Technology Allows Solar to Float on Water | American Solar Energy Society

New Technology Allows Solar to Float on Water | American Solar Energy Society | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
DNV develops a solar-array offshore floating device to generate solar energy.
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The Recent Surge in Desalination Plants

The Recent Surge in Desalination Plants | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
The recent surge in proposals, bidding and deployment of desalination plants reflects an awareness of the climate-proof potential for desalination and its capacity to separate industrial water demand from public water supplies.
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What the world can learn from Singapore about dealing with “water stress”

What the world can learn from Singapore about dealing with “water stress” | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
Nearly 40% of the world's countries suffer from high or extreme levels of "water stress," according to a first of-its-kind study that evaluated water-related risks in 181 countries and 100 river basins.
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Sun-Powered Desal: A Gateway to Meeting MENA’s Water Needs | World Bank – Water

Sun-Powered Desal: A Gateway to Meeting MENA’s Water Needs | World Bank – Water | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
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Hydroponic system may be the answer

Hydroponic system may be the answer | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
There’s certainly no disputing the fact that Qatar is a desert. Doha receives just 75mm (3 inches) of rain...
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Climate change will push water, energy resources

Climate change will push water, energy resources | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
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‘Smart’ hot water tanks could be used like batteries | Energy Live News

‘Smart’ hot water tanks could be used like batteries | Energy Live News | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
‘Smart’ hot water tanks could be used like batteries to store energy and balance out power systems. That’s according to SSE’s Future Networks and Policy Manager, Stewart Reid, who was ...
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Protected Areas: Foundation of a Better Future Relationship with Energy

Protected Areas: Foundation of a Better Future Relationship with Energy | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
Protecting areas from resource extraction is the one sure way to address the paradox that energy production and consumption are both powering and destroying our civilization.
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Report Says Wind Energy Reduces Pollution, Saves Water

While Pennsylvania is ranked 17th in national wind energy production, a state environmental advocacy group thinks the commonwealth can do better. According
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Feedback on Desalination | ClimateChangeFork

Feedback on Desalination | ClimateChangeFork | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
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Largest solar project powers SWRO | Desalination.com

Largest solar project powers SWRO
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China’s Renewable Power Sector Set to Outpace Rest of World by 2035 | CleanTechies Blog - CleanTechies.com

China’s Renewable Power Sector Set to Outpace Rest of World by 2035 | CleanTechies Blog - CleanTechies.com | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
China is on track to generate more electricity from renewable energy by 2035 than the U.S., the European Union, and Japan combined, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in a new report.
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EU-wide monitoring survey on emerging polar organic contaminants in wastewater treatment plant effluents - Working With Water

This major European-wide monitoring study investigated the occurrence of organic micropollutants in wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) effluents, with effluents from 90 WWTPs analysed for 156 polar organic chemical contaminants.
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A New Theory Explains Why Warm Water Freezes Faster Than Cold

A New Theory Explains Why Warm Water Freezes Faster Than Cold | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
Scientists claim to have solved why hot water appears to freeze faster than cold water.
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Researchers split water into hydrogen, oxygen using light, nanoparticles

Researchers split water into hydrogen, oxygen using light, nanoparticles | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
Researchers have found a catalyst that can quickly generate hydrogen from water using sunlight, potentially creating a clean and renewable source of energy.
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Solar and National Development | The Energy Collective

Solar and National Development | The Energy Collective | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
In 2012 solar power produced just 0.5% of global electricity. It’s only a speck compared to coal (42%), natural gas (21%), hydro (15%) and nuclear (12%). But solar is a startup. And market share is certainly not the right way to judge a startup.
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UN launches campaign on water conservation - The Nation

UN launches campaign on water conservation The Nation Nearly a billion of the Earth's seven billion-plus people do not have access to clean water, according to the United Nations.
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Sustainability beyond urgency of immediate needs

The need to ensure a ready supply of water for the next generation is a paramount concern but we have the opportunity to create a more beautiful quality of life
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Clean that up

Clean that up | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
WATER injected at high pressure into rock deep underground during the process of hydraulic fracturing, or “fracking”, often returns to the surface as brine,...
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European Energy Briefing | The Energy Collective

European Energy Briefing | The Energy Collective | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
In this latest issue of the Brussels Briefing on Energy Hughes Belin, leading energy journalist for viEUws - the EU Policy Broadcaster, provides an overview of recent developments regarding the European Union’s energy policy:...
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Qatar to use water reservoir rooftops for solar - PV-Tech

Qatar to use water reservoir rooftops for solar - PV-Tech | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
The number one source for in-depth and up-to-the-minute news, technical articles, blogs and reviews on the international solar PV supply chain.
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Industrial Ecology: What is modern environmental engineering?

Industrial Ecology: What is modern environmental engineering? | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
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Desalination the solar way

Desalination the solar way | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
MANY innovators are so enthusiastic about their idea that they fail to look at issues such as cost and implementation, but to Trevor Powell those problems have been central in the development of his solar water treatment and power plant.
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Addressing Ocean Heat and CO2 Through Sequestration | The Energy Collective

Addressing Ocean Heat and CO2 Through Sequestration | The Energy Collective | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
Ocean thermal energy conversion replicates the events that have lead to the climate change hiatus and in the process offer the potential to produce at least the amount of energy we are currently deriving from fossil fuels.
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Solar cells utilize thermal radiation

Solar cells utilize thermal radiation | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
Thermal radiation from the sun is largely lost on most silicon solar cells. Up-converters transform the infrared radiation into usable light, however.
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Green energy red-flagged

Green energy red-flagged | Energy, water, oil | Scoop.it
Solar and wind power projects too harm the environment. We must generate renewable energy in a responsible way.
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