#Energy

Tesla wants to create a virtual power plant in Australia with 50k Powerwalls

1 week ago — 0.5 min read

Electric battery and car company Telsa is on track to deploy 50,000 Powerwalls across Australia. It has just kicked off the second phase of development by adding another 1,000 homes...

An Ion drive space engine has been used on aircraft for first time!

3 weeks ago — 3 min read

Imagine an aircraft engine that has no moving parts, produces no harmful exhaust and makes no noise. That’s what researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the US...

IChemEs top Award goes to new tech to convert waste to BioSNG

1 month ago — 3 min read

The Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) has awarded "Converting Waste to BioSNG" the top prize at the IChemE Global Awards. The wards took place at The Principal, Manchester on November...

Can The World Be Powered By Solar Alone?

1 month ago — 2.5 min read

As the world continues to strive to lower its carbon footprint and explore sources of energy that we can turn into power as efficiently and cleanly as possible, it turns...

Engineers predict optimal magnetic fields for suppressing instabilities in Fusion reactors

3 months ago — 1.5 min read

Fusion processes are present wherever we look. However, the process drives the sun and stars has long eluded physics here on Earth. Fusion sounds too good to be true. By...

Is Engineering the solution to global energy demand?

5 months ago — 1 min read

The global demand for energy is growing exponentially each year as countries develop and their population's increase. These rapidly changing trends in how we use energy are shaping the way...