#Energy

Dyson’s First Electric Vehicle Might Skip Using A Solid-State Battery

6 days ago — 1 min read

A new report from the Financial Times has cast doubt that Dyson will be able to start producing an electric vehicle with a solid-state battery by 2020. James Dyson addresses...

Harley Davidson wants to become the Tesla of motorbikes

3 weeks ago — 1 min read

Last year was a rough year for Harley-Davidson with a 6.7% drop in worldwide sales. The company is planning to tackle this slump with the creation of an electric Harley....

Buckyballs boost prospect of transparent solar cell

3 weeks ago — 1 min read

Engineers in the US have discovered a way to allow electrons to travel farther than was previously thought possible in the materials used to create organic solar cells.

Now we have cheap solar and wind power is it time to rethink ‘energy efficiency’?

4 weeks ago — 3.5 min read

The need to cut emissions from the energy sector has motivated the use of hydro, solar and wind power, and the development of more efficient buildings that consume less energy....

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

4 months 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

4 months 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...