April 22, 2013
Improvements in cost-competitiveness means that renewables will account for between 69% and 74% of new power capacity added by 2030 worldwide, despite current difficult market conditions
April 18, 2013
The rapid expansion of renewable technologies is one of the few bright spots in an otherwise bleak assessment of global progress towards low-carbon energy says the International Energy Agency in its latest annual report.
March 25, 2013
Siemens Canada has been awarded a milestone order by Samsung Renewable Energy Inc. and Pattern Energy Group LP for the supply and commissioning of 124 wind turbines for the South Kent wind project.
March 06, 2013
Ballard Power Systems will partner with Anglo American Platinum Limited to develop a prototype Home Generator system for deployment in Africa and elsewhere.
February 12, 2013
Pike Research has published a free access White Paper that outlines key trends affecting the development of Smart Energy industries worldwide, the specific market impacts of these trends in 2013, and the longer-term impact of these emerging developments.
February 11, 2013
Homeowners on the hunt for sparkling solar panels are lured by ads filled with images of pristine landscapes and bright sunshine, and words about the technology's benefits for the environment — and the wallet.
January 25, 2013
Masdar, Abu Dhabi's leading renewable energy company, has launched a pilot program to test and develop advanced energy-efficient seawater desalination technologies suitable to be powered by renewable energy sources.
January 13, 2013
Capital cost, not hydrogen supply, will limit hydrogen fuel cell adoption to a mere 5.9 GW, dashing dreams of a revolutionary energy future, says Lux Research
January 06, 2013
Apple has invented a new on-demand system to harness stored wind energy. More specifically, Apple's patent relates to techniques for storing rotational energy from a wind turbine as heat and using the stored heat to subsequently generate electricity on demand.
December 28, 2012
MIT researchers have produced a new kind of photovoltaic cell that could lead to low-cost, transparent and flexible solar cells that could be deployed on windows, roofs or other surfaces.