Alcoa's decision to close the Point Henry smelter, at a cost of almost 1000 jobs in Geelong and elsewhere, comes amid a perfect storm buffeting Australia's aluminium industry. Point Henry will be the second
Ecco il nuovo generatore di energia solare a concentrazione che rivoluziona il concetto di fotovoltaico
This graph compares the historical consumption of oil and gas in Italy (summed together in energy units, Terajoules) and the decline in...
From flicking on a light to travelling around town, our lives are utterly dependent on energy. That's why it's so surprising that Australia has been so bad at thinking about our country's future energy
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The national electrical grid might start paying factories to operate through the night when wind power is ample but electricity demand is normally low.
It lit up the world and showed us all our way. It served presidents, princes, and paupers alike. RIP, traditional light bulb.
La più grande sfida di una Smart City è creare un ambiente sostenibile. Incrociando open data si possono monitorare i consumi energetici del territorio.
The conservative group's anti-green agenda includes efforts to penalize people who install their own solar panels.
Chevron, Exxon and BP among companies most responsible for climate change since dawn of industrial age, figures show
La crescente domanda di elettricità nei Paesi emergenti e la lotta alle emissioni di Co2 porterà i governi a investire sempre di più nel
The success of many African countries in addressing the digital divide masks a large, yawning hole into which many are about to fall.
A team of students at MIT is working on a prototype wearable that asks one important question: Why heat or cool a building when you could heat or cool a person?
FIDDLY cables, incompatible plugs and sockets, and the many adaptors needed to fit them all together used to be the travellers' bane. But the USB (Universal Serial Bus) has simplified their life. Most phones and other small gadgets can charge from a simple USB cable plugged into a computer or an adaptor.
It is estimated that around one and a half billion people globally have no access to reliable electricity. Most live in developing countries where the cost of connecting rural villages to the electricity
In his Round Two essay, N.H. Ravindranath argued in favor of small-scale bioenergy technologies such as efficient cookstoves and electrifying villages with biogas. These technologies, he wrote, can mitigate climate change, support rural development, reduce soot, and so forth. To be sure, the technologies that Ravindranath discussed will be welcomed around the world if they Continued
Nei futuri sistemi energetici, in cui sole e vento avranno una importanza dominante, occorrerà risolvere il problema dell'accumulo, cioè di come mettere da
Germany's agressive and reckless expansion of wind and solar power has come with a hefty pricetag for consumers, and the costs often fall disproportionately on the poor. Government advisors are calling for a completely new start.
Per il quinto mese consecutivo i consumi di gas diminuiscono rispetto allo stesso mese del 2012, passando dai 3.995,4 milioni di metri cubi dell'agosto 2012 ai