Enabling the Future of Electrically Powered Systems

The world’s consumption of electrical energy is rapidly expanding, driven by growing mobile media, cloud computing infrastructure, the expansion of industrial power demand, and an emerging electric vehicle market. Worldwide consumption of electricity has grown by more than 47% from 2000 to 2012 (Figure 1), and is expected to expand even faster in the future. […]

WHERE ENERGY COMES FROM EXPLAINED IN THIS ANIMATED VIDEO

Uploaded on 2 Nov 2010 Where does gas and electricity come from? This short film explains how National Grid takes the energy from its source, delivering it to homes and high-streets around the country. Henry Sapiecha

‘OLD ENERGY’ IS USED IN A NEW TECHNOGY BOOM

LATEST TECHNOLOGY HAS AN EFFECT ON THE WAY WE USE FUELS NEW YORK (AP) — Technology created an energy revolution over the past decade – just not the one we expected. AAA By now, cars were supposed to be running on fuel made from plant waste or algae – or powered by hydrogen or cheap […]

SMARTEN UP YOUR HOME ENERGY USES WITH THIS SYSTEM

HOME ENERGY EFFICIENT DEVICE NOW AVAILABLE HERE Wattio aims to smartify your home’s energy usage There are a variety of home energy management devices, and the latest solution is an offering from Spanish startup, Wattio. The SmartHome 360º is a home energy monitoring and control system that can be managed through a smartphone, tablet or […]

POLAND STRIKES DEAL WITH WASTE TO ENERGY PRODUCTION

JV Brings Waste to Energy Gasification Technology to Poland 7 February 2013 By Ben Messenger Vacouver based waste gasification specialist, Waste to Energy Canada (WtEC) has formed a joint venture with Polish investment and property development company, Rank Progress to develop projects in Poland and Croatia.The joint venture – Rank Recycling Energy (RRE) – will […]

LATEST GREENHOUSE HEATING COOLING DESIGN FROM SPAIN

Solar panels keep greenhouses cooler in summer, let the sun through in winter Spain’s ULMA Agrícola consortium and Tecnalia research center have developed a new type of photovoltaic solar panel for greenhouses that can generate electricity without an adverse effect on the crops grown within, while additionally providing cooling in summer. The system is designed […]

ENERGY SKILLS QUEENSLAND GOVERNMENT AUSTRALIA HOLD ENERGY CONFERENCE

ENERGY SKILLS QUEENSLAND TO HAVE ENERGY CONFERENCE More info here >>> http://www.fcci.com.au/2011/08/1246/ Sourced & published by Henry Sapiecha  

BIKINI TO COLLECT ENERGY AND DRIVE APPLIANCES

BIKINI ATTOL OR BIKINI POWER TO DRIVE GADGETS Those lucky enough to be currently enjoying the Northern Hemisphere summer will no doubt be heading for the beach for a good bronzing as often as possible. These days, of course, the digital device is an important part of the sun worshiper’s kit, and making sure they […]

IKEA USA STORE TO GO SOLAR WITH 250 KILOWATT ROOFTOP SYSTEM USING 1,200 PANELS

Calif. Ikea store to go to solar power COSTA MESA, Calif. (UPI) — Home furnishings giant Ikea says it will light one of its Southern California stores using solar panels if the city of Costa Mesa, Calif., approves. Khanh Nguyen, a Costa Mesa building official , said the Swedish chain applied last week for a […]

COLLECTING & USING THE HEAT FROM YOUR HOME COMPUTERS TO CREATE USEABLE ENERGY

Harvesting heat from computers One estimates that half of the energy consumed by data centres goes toward cooling computer processors, with most of the removed hot air simply being blown into the atmosphere. Instead, IBM sees that heat being captured & used to warm the air in other areas of the building, to heat water, […]