You are here

Record-breaking solar panel converts more than a quarter of sunlight into electricity

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 22, 2017

A record-breaking solar panel that can convert more than a quarter of the sunlight it receives into electricity has been developed by researchers in Japan.

...

Read more..

Solar Powered CO2 Scrubbing Molecule Revealed

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 17, 2017

Chemical engineers from Indiana University in the U.S. have created a molecule that utilises solar energy to convert atmospheric carbon dioxide into greenhouse-neutral fuels, which can then be...

Read more..

Scientists use solar power to produce hydrogen from biomass

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 16, 2017

Scientists at the University of Cambridge have developed a technique that uses solar power to produce clean hydrogen from biomass.

...

Read more..

Sweetwater Tech Resources to use produced water for reuse in industrial, agricultural processes

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 16, 2017

Treated produced water from oil and gas operations could help satisfy water demand from agricultural and industrial water consumers while conserving limited freshwater supplies....

Read more..

China's first wastewater plant using radiation

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 10, 2017

Radiation is now being explored to treat industrial waste in developing countries like China which has set up its first such plant to clean wastewater from a textile dyeing facility. The...

Read more..

Envigreen develops environment friendly plastic product

By : SustainabilityO..., Mar 3, 2017

In Ashwath Hegde’s 10th-floor office in the south-Indian city of Bengaluru, plastic has become a multi-sensory experience.

...

Read more..

Turning e-waste to electricity: IIT Madras innovation waits for takers

By : SustainabilityO..., Feb 27, 2017

Scientists at IIT, Madras have come up with a novel technique where e-waste can be used as a resource not only to treat waste water but also to generate electricity simultaneously, making it an...

Read more..

Carbon dioxide turned into fuel using light

By : SustainabilityO..., Feb 24, 2017

Scientists have developed tiny nanoparticles that help convert carbon dioxide into methane - a key building block for many types of fuels - using only ultraviolet light as an energy source....

Read more..

'Soon, Print Solar Cells At The Cost Of A Newspaper'

By : SustainabilityO..., Feb 20, 2017

Printing solar cells may soon be as easy and inexpensive as printing a newspaper, thanks to researchers who have cleared a critical manufacturing hurdle in the development of a new class of...

Read more..

Telangana government mulls 50 % subsidy on solar powered cold storage facilities

By : SustainabilityO..., Feb 20, 2017

To facilitate farmers store their horticulture produce for longer period, the Telangana government is considering provision of 50 % subsidy  on ‘solar powered cold storage’ with the help of...

Read more..