Tagged: energy

Lockheed Martin thinks it can give the world unlimited clean energy in 20 years

Lockheed Martin thinks it can give the world unlimited clean energy in 20 years

Bold claim from the Skunk Works team at Lockheed Martin that they will be able to deliver some form of true fusion energy by 2020. Well, this bit of news sure did get me...

How Gravity And 100-Year-Old Tech Can Help Solve The Energy Storage Problem 0

How Gravity And 100-Year-Old Tech Can Help Solve The Energy Storage Problem

Some say that the most simple solutions are also the most elegant and in this case I have to agree 🙂 http://c.fastcompany.net/multisite_files/fastcompany/imagecache/1280/poster/2014/04/3028417-poster-p-ares-shuttle.jpg These guys thought of making gravity work for them which is simple...

Discarded car batteries could become low-cost solar cells 0

Discarded car batteries could become low-cost solar cells

Great work by a team of MIT researchers that discovered one way to recycle lead from car batteries, to create long-lasting solar cells. 🙂 http://o.aolcdn.com/dims-shared/dims3/GLOB/crop/3888×2416+0+115/resize/630×392!/format/jpg/quality/85/http://hss-prod.hss.aol.com/hss/storage/adam/add4ebd8f7b0dd2d04d6607d8891324e/157402093.jpg Watch this! http://www.engadget.com/2014/08/20/discarded-car-batteries-could-become-low-cost-solar-cells/

3D-printed wind turbine puts 300W of power in your backpack 0

3D-printed wind turbine puts 300W of power in your backpack

Oh man this is amazing! I want one… No two! 300w with this… Yeah I’m sold. You just have to live in a windy place like where I lived in the south of Ireland…...

Scientists turn to hemp for cheap, fast-charging batteries 0

Scientists turn to hemp for cheap, fast-charging batteries

Fantastic and amazing news at the same time. http://o.aolcdn.com/hss/storage/midas/522861213060441a83588d16abd7d3ee/200575540/hemp-farm-ap-photo-p-solomon-banda.jpg Some wise person once said that the simplest solution is the most elegant and efficient. Well, if this gets commercialized for an affordable price and...