Posts tagged: DOE

Battery Could Provide a Cheap Way to Store Solar Power

Combining aspects of high-energy lithium-sulfur batteries with flow battery technology can lower costs. There’s a promising new entry in the race to build cheap batteries for storing energy from solar panels and wind turbines. Stanford researchers led by Yi Cui, a professor of materials science and engineering, have demonstrated a partially liquid battery made of […]

Solar-powered Lamps Envisioned to Light up Banaue Rice Terraces

MANILA – Solar-powered street lamps and homes will soon light up the Banaue Rice Terraces under a government plan to improve electricity access in the area. Energy Undersecretary Josefina Patricia M. Asirit said talks are afoot among the Departments of Energy and of Tourism, Ifugao‘s local government unit and its electric cooperative for the installation […]