Posts Tagged ‘electric energy’

Self-Assembling Spherical Solar Cells Capture More Light Without the Use of Sun Trackers

Thursday, December 3, 2009 14:37 1 Comment

Scientists at the University of Illinois are working to develop a new and different technology to capturing more light. Instead of using parabolic mirrors to focus sunlight onto flatbed solar panels, they have now come up with self-assembling spherical solar cells being able to capture more sunlight than flat ones. Researcher have created these new [...]

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Aquabank Pump Water Underground to Store Wind Energy

Wednesday, September 2, 2009 1:54 No Comments

The pumped hydro storage technology is already developed in a large scale. Riverbank Power, a new start-up founded by a former wind developer has a new idea. It wants to develop large-scale energy storage by using hills down onto the ground.

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