Russian scientists have discovered a way to reduce energy loss inside electric transformers and motors by 66 percent. They are currently developing a unique ferrum-based amorphous alloy whose specifications considerably surpass those of conventional materials.
A nanoFlowcell Quant 48Volt sports car is seen on the first press day of the 87th International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 7, 2017. This year's Geneva International Motor Show hosts some 180 exhibitors and exhibits about 900 models including 148 world or European premieres.
Pumped hydro power, where water is pumped uphill and stored to generate hydroelectric electricity on demand, could help transform Australian into a 100 percent green energy nation, according to researchers at the Australian National University (ANU) on Monday.
German solar energy researchers have developed a new type of multicrystalline photovoltaic (PV) cell with a record efficiency of 21.9 percent.
A Chinese power company has found an interesting and certainly awesome-looking use for drones: a flamethrower-equipped UAV is being used to clean rubbish off power lines.
Researchers with Oregon State University (OSU) have developed they claim to be the world's first battery to use only hydronium ions as the charge carrier.
The operator of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant said Thursday its attempt to retrieve data from a robot from inside the No. 2 reactor had failed possibly due to extremely high levels of radiation.
Russian scientists have developed solar concentrators made of fluorescent polymeric materials to turn ordinary windows into solar panels, Russia's Far Eastern Federal University (FEFU)reported Thursday.
Grid-connected new energy capacity, including wind power and solar power, has reached 12.81 million kilowatts in northern regions of Hebei as of the end of 2016.
Engineering majored students carry their prototype eco-car for the Shell Eco-Marathon Philippines at the University of the Philippines in Quezon City, the Philippines, Feb. 1, 2017. Shell Eco-Marathon is a competition in which participants build special vehicles to achieve the highest possible fuel efficiency. Many student teams will compete in the Shell Eco-Marathon Philippines from February 2 to 5.