#Power

Sweden on track to hit its 2030 renewable energy target … this year

1 month ago — 0 min read

A surge in wind turbines in Sweden mean the Nordic nation is on track to hit its 2030 renewable energy target this year. The Swedish Wind Energy Association has announced that a...

Engineers drastically lengthens battery life

5 months ago — 1.5 min read

Engineers are charging forward with the development of a new environmentally safe high-powered lithium-sulfur substitute which could drastically lengthen the life of your batteries. The team, from the University of...

Buckyballs boost prospect of transparent solar cell

7 months 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.

Engineers propose new method to stabilise next-generation fusion plasmas

11 months ago — 1.5 min read

Engineers have gained fresh insight into so-call 'Alfvén eigenmodes' which could bring cheap fusion power one step closer to a reality. This unstable, wave-like disturbance are produced by fusion reactions...

Old bike parts turn the cogs of new wave energy harvester

1 year ago — 1 min read

A Nottingham Trent product design undergrad and professor systems have combined forces to create a wave energy harvester from discarded bike parts.

Loughborough University develop revolutionary explosive detection device

2 years ago — 1 min read

Loughborough University has unveiled a new device that can identify tiny amounts of explosive particles invisible to the naked eye. ExDtect – the brainchild of Loughborough professor John Tyler uses...