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Army and Air Force Push Solar Power into Quantum Territory - CleanTechnica

Army and Air Force Push Solar Power into Quantum Territory - CleanTechnica | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Nanotechnology NewsArmy and Air Force Push Solar Power into Quantum TerritoryCleanTechnicaThe Department of Defense has been on a roll with new solar energy installations, but the real action is going on behind the scenes in laboratories where DoD...
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Sunflowers Inspire Better Solar Power Tech

Sunflowers Inspire Better Solar Power Tech | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
By Mark Brown, Wired UK

We've all seen concentrated solar power (CSP) plants -- those rows and rows of shiny mirror heliostats all crowd...
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Biogas, the Forgotten Free Renewable Energy

Biogas, the Forgotten Free Renewable Energy | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Biogas as another potential renewable energy and its applications ideas.
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A simple slice of energy storage

A simple slice of energy storage | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Turning graphite oxide (GO) into full-fledged supercapacitors turns out to be simple. But until a laboratory figured out how, it was anything but obvious.
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Japan Spurs Solar, Wind Energy by Approving Subsidies for Renewable Power

Japan Spurs Solar, Wind Energy by Approving Subsidies for Renewable Power | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Japan approved a bill today to subsidize electricity from renewable sources, joining European nations in shifting away from nuclear power after the Fukushima reactor meltdowns in March.
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NIMBY Protests Take Aim at Renewable Energy | OnEarth Magazine

NIMBY Protests Take Aim at Renewable Energy | OnEarth Magazine | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
#Green #Energy : NIMBY Protests Take Aim at Renewable Energy - OnEarth Magazine http://t.co/BgFtatw1 ; ) http://t.co/XxOhnVlg...
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Renewable Energy Push Could Hurt Refineries

Renewable Energy Push Could Hurt Refineries | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Tesoro's decision to leave the Hawaii market may be a sign of problems to come.
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Why is battery energy storage such a hot topic? - ABB Smart Grid ...

Why is battery energy storage such a hot topic? - ABB Smart Grid ... | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Why is battery energy storage such a hot topic? Guest post: Alexandra Goodson, Business Development Manager, ABB Energy Storage Modules I may be biased, but I think battery energy storage is going to be the next big ...
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Some Skepticism On Solar Thermal Power's Storage Potential - EarthTechling

Some Skepticism On Solar Thermal Power's Storage Potential - EarthTechling | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
EarthTechlingSome Skepticism On Solar Thermal Power's Storage PotentialEarthTechlingby Institute For Local Self-Reliance, January 6th, 2012 Earlier this week New York Times reporter Matt Wald had a piece on the role of energy storage in supporting...
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Energy News Recap: 2.4 GW Seawater Pumped Hydro Project; China Ups Wind Power Target to 1000 GW

Energy News Recap: 2.4 GW Seawater Pumped Hydro Project; China Ups Wind Power Target to 1000 GW | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Plus... a former IEAer says oil to decline shortly after 2015 and Chevron smacked (again) by a judge. Here's what we've just been scanning in energy news.
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Solar energy connects remote communities in Peru - BBC News

Solar energy connects remote communities in Peru - BBC News | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
BBC NewsSolar energy connects remote communities in PeruBBC NewsTo replace the batteries for the solar panels - which have a lifespan of about 10 years - would cost about $300 in Peru. That is more than the monthly minimum wage in the country.
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Kingdom enters the solar race - The National

Kingdom enters the solar race - The National | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
The NationalKingdom enters the solar raceThe NationalSaudi Arabia is located in the Sun Belt, where the returns from solar plants would be greatest.
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Lighting up lives - Khaleej Times

Lighting up lives - Khaleej Times | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Lighting up livesKhaleej TimesAdditionally, we are witnessing the deployment of innovative ways to make energy accessible and affordable for low-income customers.
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SSE and Alstom tie up to build world's biggest wave farm - The Construction Index

SSE and Alstom tie up to build world's biggest wave farm - The Construction Index | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
The Construction IndexSSE and Alstom tie up to build world's biggest wave farmThe Construction IndexAlstom Renewable Power president Jérôme Pécresse said: “We are delighted to announce our agreement with SSE Renewables, one of the leading developer...
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US fuel cell start-up ClearEdge Power in US$500m deal with ...

US fuel cell start-up ClearEdge Power in US$500m deal with ... | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Güssing Renewable Energy's Hofbauer Reactor. The reactor converts organic mass into high-purity biogas that can be used to generate electric power and heat in fuel cell systems, like those from ClearEdge Power ...
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China's PV second-rankers run out of steam as boom ends - Recharge

China's PV second-rankers run out of steam as boom ends - Recharge | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
RechargeChina's PV second-rankers run out of steam as boom endsRechargeThe demise of smaller Chinese players would be a welcome turn of events for bellwether PV manufacturers like Suntech, First Solar and Renewable Energy Corporation (REC).
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Tucson Tech: Solar Energy-Storage Project Slow to Develop But Ready to Ramp Up

Tucson Tech: Solar Energy-Storage Project Slow to Develop But Ready to Ramp Up | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
An energy storage-system research project at the University of Arizona Science and Technology Park has been slow to get going.But things will be ramping up soon, with the installation of a revamped compressed-air storage system and new battery systems...
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SOLAR TODAY

SOLAR TODAY | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Check out this magazine called SOLAR TODAY from the American Solar Energy Society. It is a free E-Magazine with...
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Energy-storage membrane outstrips existing rechargeable batteries ...

Researchers from the NUS Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Initiative (NUSNNI) have developed the world's first energy-storage membrane. It is claimed to hold 20 times the charge of a traditional lithium ion battery and to ...
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5 Minute EV Charging Closer Than You Think

5 Minute EV Charging Closer Than You Think | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
A brief history of the five minute Electric Vehicle charge. In March of 2009 Byoungwoo Kang and Gerbrand Ceder of MIT announced a new technology breakthrough for lithium-ion batteries that increased their power density by 100 fold.
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Y-GREEN: Think Possible! Think Renewable Energy!

Y-GREEN: Think Possible! Think Renewable Energy! | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
Who is Y-GREEN? Y-GREEN is a Canadian Artist, Researcher and Consultant looking to get into the Advertising Industry by shedding light on sustainable businesses, green companies and clean energy technology.
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NREL: News - Electronic Atlas Maps U.S. Renewable Energy Resources

NREL Maps U.S. Renewable Energy Potential - http://t.co/keKW2y3E Cool tool. Allows...
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China trumpets completion of 'world's largest battery energy storage ...

China trumpets completion of 'world's largest battery energy storage ... | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
The two entities have just wrapped up construction on the Zhangbei-based project, which marries 40 Mega-Watts of renewable energy generation (both wind and solar), 36 Mega-Watt-Hours (MWh) of energy storage and a ...
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How solar power can help the billion people without electricity - The Guardian

How solar power can help the billion people without electricity - The Guardian | renewable resources-energy | Scoop.it
How solar power can help the billion people without electricityThe GuardianSolar was much more expensive. The only alternative to buying a solar system with cash was a bank or micro-credit loan for which most of the poor could not qualify.
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