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, […]

WORLD ENERGY HIGH PROFILE FINANCE SPEAKERS @ SUMMIT IN DUBAI

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SOLAR POWERED TRAFFIC LIGHTS FOR A DISTRESSED COUNTRY-HAITI

Solar Powered traffic lights for Haiti Dec 13 – Amid the confusion and chaos that has shaken the Haitian capital of Port au Prince, shines a beacon of reliability. The city’s solar-powered traffic lights have brought a measure of order to the city. Tara Cleary reports. View video here Solar traffic lights shine on Haiti […]

ENERGY POLICIES-THE GOOD & THE BAD

THE REALITIES & FALICIES OF ENERGY POLICIES by James Tonkowich What will happen to jobs, living standards and families under restrictive energy policies? Pennsylvania is lucky. Even amid this prolonged recession and depressingly high unemployment (9.5% in PA), families and businesses in the Keystone State are still paying just 9.4 cents a kilowatt hour for […]

SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGIES SURVEY IN QUEENSLAND AUSTRALIA

As someone interested in QWESTNet, we value your input. We are continually striving to improve QWESTNet to meet your needs. With your help we can continue to bring together sustainable technology users and retailers to provide the opportunity for like-minded participants to network and build business relationships. The following survey will gather information regarding the […]

WORLD ENERGY SUMMIT ON FOR TOP PEOPLE IN ENERGY CIRCLES-REGISTER NOW

WORLD LEASERS IN ENERGY GENERATION MEET, BE THERE-REGISTER NOW HERE… Full details of the World Future Energy Summit 2011 program have now been released! Download the Summit brochure to see the world leaders, international experts, innovators and financiers confirmed to address this landmark event. Reserve your place today! Seats are limited! What’s on the Summit […]

GREEN AVIATION FUEL BY NESTLES FOR LUFTHANSA

Lufthansa begins flights with renewable fuel Flights will begin after official approval has been received from the ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials) allowing the use of jet fuel produced using Neste Oil’s NExBTL technology, which produces renewable fuel from vegetable oil and animal fat. Approval is expected to take place in spring 2011. […]

CONSERVE ENERGY IN THE KITCHEN WITH PEDAL POWER

The R2B2 pedal-powered kitchen appliance concept Christoph Thetard has developed a mechanical flywheel drive to power a set of kitchen appliances for his Diploma in Product Design at Bauhaus University in Weimar, Germany. The kitchen machine, coffee grinder and hand blender chosen for this device would under normal circumstances need to be plugged into an […]