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solar decathlon: astonyshine solar house

solar decathlon: astonyshine solar house | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
this collaborative proposal for a high energy efficiency prototypical home explores the classical aesthetic of stone masonry, reintroducing the material for its low technology thermal benefits.
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Green Power Islands Store Clean Energy From the Wind and Sun

Green Power Islands Store Clean Energy From the Wind and Sun | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
The Danish architectural firm Gottlieb Paludan has a wild idea for the storage of green power.
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Farmworkers Install Solar Photovoltaic Systems

Farmworkers Install Solar Photovoltaic Systems | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Farmworkers Install Solar Photovoltaic Systems: New Mexico farmworkers are receiving green job training installi...
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Solar bottle lights in the Philippines

A Social entrepreneur of Philippines has come up with an indigenous solution for lighting problems in the low income areas. He use Plastic bottles to lighten...
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CHIP House powered by solar energy, controlled with Xbox Kinect

CHIP House powered by solar energy, controlled with Xbox Kinect | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
The green-conscious CHIP House produces three times more energy than it uses and is controlled with an Xbox Kinect.
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Army and Air Force Push Solar Power into Quantum Territory

Army and Air Force Push Solar Power into Quantum Territory | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Army and Air Force Push Solar Power into Quantum Territory (Army and Air Force Push Solar Power into Quantum Territory | CleanTechnica http://t.co/GhfSmJAc via @cleantechnica...)...
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Greenhouses and solar power: Crop testing with a special photovoltaic panel for greenhouses

Greenhouses and solar power: Crop testing with a special photovoltaic panel for greenhouses | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
A new photovoltaic module allows electricity to be generated without greenhouse crops being affected by over-shading.
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Geomembrane Technology Creates Solar-Powered Landfills

Geomembrane Technology Creates Solar-Powered Landfills | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Landfills are a constant reminder of the waste we produce, but a new innovation could throw out the notion of a “dump” by turning them into solar power dynamos.energyNOW!
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Green Roofs Pave the Way to Cheap Solar Power

Green Roofs Pave the Way to Cheap Solar Power | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
The combination of green roofs with rooftop solar panels can boost solar cell efficiency right now, without waiting for new high tech breakthroughs...
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Solar Sinter solar-powered 3D printer turns sand into glass, renews our faith in higher education (video)

Solar Sinter solar-powered 3D printer turns sand into glass, renews our faith in higher education (video) | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it

"Solar Sinter uses the sun's rays in place of a laser and sand in place of resin, in a process that is perhaps more visually stunning than the results." Video of the sinter in operation is included in the article.

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Nano-Material May Revolutionize Solar Panels and Batteries

Nano-Material May Revolutionize Solar Panels and Batteries | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
We are registering good progress in the field of alternative energy. Scientists and researchers working tirelessly to come up with newer better alternatives fossil fuels.
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War of words between BPVA and Solarcentury escalates

War of words between BPVA and Solarcentury escalates | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
A war of words has escalated today (January 30) as Solarcentury and PV trade association the BPVA trade blows over FITs.
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Crazy Car Project converts iconic 2000GT into solar-electric sportster

Crazy Car Project converts iconic 2000GT into solar-electric sportster | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
Japan's Crazy Car Project has converted an iconic 2000GT into a solar-electric sports car.
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California solar strikes gold in N.J. - sacbee.com

California solar strikes gold in N.J. - sacbee.com | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
It may be better known for smokestack industries, but New Jersey is fast becoming a green haven for a number of Sacramento-grown solar companies.
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New Super-Powered Organic Solar Cells.

New Super-Powered Organic Solar Cells. | Sustainable Technologies | Scoop.it
The solar power industry is hard at work (we think, based on neat things they all keep telling us) improving, refining, and redefining solar technology.
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