#Energy

See-through solar technology represents ‘wave of the future’

4 weeks ago — 0.5 min read

Engineers have developed a transparent solar material which could be used on windows to gather as much energy as bulkier rooftop solar units

Government ramps up green power projects with £557m pledge

1 month ago — 0.5 min read

Good news; the government has pledged over half a billion pounds for new renewable electricity schemes The so-called “Clean Growth Strategy” will be used for auctions for subsidy contracts. These...

Thorium-Salt Reactor Fired Up for the First Time in Four Decades

3 months ago — 1 min read

Molten salt nuclear reactor that eats radioactive waste has fired up for the first time in over four decades.

Could farming giant seaweed feed fish and fix the climate?

4 months ago — 6.5 min read

Climate change, food production and toxic pollution present huge challenges, but, scientist Tim Flannery believes, we already have innovative, practical and inspiring solutions. Solar energy has, until now, been limited...

Infographic — What Are The Most Efficient Form of Renewable Energy

4 months ago — 4 min read

Today marks the second annual Professional Engineers Day in the USA; to celebrate we take a look at how Engineering is driving the renewable energy sectors rapid growth. The strength...

Google enters race for nuclear fusion technology

4 months ago — 1 min read

Google has partnered with a top nuclear fusion company to create a new computer algorithm to speed up nuclear fusion experiments.