Posts tagged: sustainable energy sources

Canada Is Getting “Solar Power Benches” That Charge Your Phone

By: Natasha Lalonde Don’t you hate it when you’re walking around downtown and realize that your phone is dying? But then, of course, there aren’t any outlets in the middle of the sidewalk. Yeah, that’s the worst. Well, soon enough, this won’t be as much of a problem thanks to Soofa. What on earth is Soofa? I’m glad you asked. Soofa is a tech-based company founded in 2014 […]

If We Want Renewable Energy, We Need Fully Digitized Power Systems

The New York Power Authority is pioneering an effort to monitor every one of its assets, from generating facilities to transmission lines to buildings, in real time–and to figure out how new influxes of wind and solar can fit into the system. By: Eillie Anzilotti With 16 generating facilities and around 1,400 transmission lines, the New York […]

This is the Next Generation of Renewable Energy Technologies

Hi-tech football pitches, wave power and nuclear fusion are helping to move Britain away from ‘dirty’ fuels towards sustainable energy By: Rebecca Burn-Callander Scientists all over the globe are working to develop sustainable new energy sources to reduce our dependence on dwindling fossil fuel supplies. In the UK, just 5pc of the nation’s energy comes […]