Renewable Energy

Honolulu Aims to Keep Its Cool With Seawater AC

Air conditioning is about to get a whole lot cooler, at least in downtown Honolulu, where Honolulu Seawater Air Conditioning, LLC is developing a hugely ambitious project to provide AC for city buildings using frigid seawater, pumped in from far… Read More

ECO-Auger Delivers Fish-Friendly Hydro-Electric

The concept of using moving water to create electricity is not a new one, but doing so without damming rivers and damaging wildlife so far has been science fiction. Enter the ECO-Auger by Smart Product Innovations from Juno Beach FL–a… Read More

Get Off Your Duff And Pedal Up Some Electricity!

Here’s an ingenious contraption that takes the concept of workout as energy-generator to a new level: the Pedal-A-Watt Stationary Bike Power Generator, a stand that transforms your current road-bike into a stationary bike that produces electricity for laptops, cell-phones, and… Read More

First Ever Saltwater Meets Freshwater Power Plant Opens

An unexploited technology with the potential to provide 50% of the electricity used in the European Union every year? That’s osmotic power–the energy generated when saltwater and freshwater are mixed. Today in Norway, a company called Statkraft is unveiling the… Read More