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2013-09-14 23:01:37

SunVault has created what they say is the building block for the next steps in generation and storage of electricity. A chip that charges through ambient light and then stores that electric energy collected for up to 96 hours in a cell for use as required. (PRWEB) September 14, 2013 “You have the power today to accomplish anything, may your day be filled with Sunshine.” This quote from an unknown author may indeed be the personal slogan of SunVault Energy’s President and CEO John...

2013-09-09 23:02:20

Wind powered energy storage and synthetic fuel plant designs are unveiled at Airborne Wind Energy Conference, September 10-11. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Airborne Wind Energy Labs presents its new research in application of airborne wind energy systems to energy storage and vehicle fuel manufacturing. The main problem inhibiting advance of renewable energy is that electrical energy cannot be stored economically. An airborne wind conversion system, directly charging a thermal...

Calculating Energy Required To Store Wind, Solar Power Efficiently
2013-09-09 13:05:21

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Stanford University scientists, publishing a paper in the journal Energy and Environmental Science, calculated the energy required to store wind and solar power on the electrical grid to determine the total amount of fuel and electricity required to build and operate storage technologies. "We looked at batteries and other promising technologies for storing solar and wind energy on the electrical grid," said Charles Barnhart, the lead...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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