The Dutch Windwheel

The Dutch Windwheel is a landmark building that will be constructed in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Apart from having an iconic design consisting of two wheels, it is also going to…

CSEM: White Solar Panels

Swiss non-profit applied research company Centre Suisse d’Electronique et de Microtechnique (CSEM) based in Neuch├átel has developed a new solar panel technology that appears to be white. Until now solar…

sunfire: Power to Liquid

Chemical company sunfire has opened its first test “Power to Liquid” factory in Dresden, Germany. This is a technique of storing renewable energy in liquid form. Surplus electrical energy from…

Blu-Ray disk foil

Researchers at Northwestern University, USA have discovered that the foil on a Blu-ray disk that carries the digital data is one of the most efficient (and cheapest) ways of making…