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Europe has the capacity to produce more than 100 times the amount of energy it currently produces through onshore windfarms, new analysis has revealed.
Posted: August 14, 2019, 12:12 pm
Advances in adapting the technology and better methods for predicting wind conditions have fanned significant growth of the use of wind turbines for electricity in the last 40 years. A new report takes stock of where the field is now and what lies ahead. Researchers surveyed the growth of wind technology as a source of renewable energy and assessed its viability for continuing to capture larger shares of the electricity market.
Posted: August 13, 2019, 3:22 pm
A new study finds that if less than 1% of agricultural land was converted to solar panels, it would be sufficient to fulfill global electric energy demand.
Posted: August 8, 2019, 4:38 pm
Advanced simulations have solved a problem in turbulent fluid flow that could lead to more efficient turbines and engines.
Posted: July 25, 2019, 1:18 pm
Scientists have developed a very stable battery cell that can directly convert heat into electricity, thus finally providing a way for exploiting geothermal energy in a sustainable way.
Posted: July 18, 2019, 3:03 am