Energy Science
Friday 20 October, 2017

Pinholes are Pitfalls for High Performance Solar Cells

pinholes solar cells

The most popular next-generation solar cells under development may have a problem – the top layer is full of tiny pinholes  More...

by BioNews | Published 3 years ago
Bacteria powered fuel cells
By BioNews On Friday, January 30th, 2015

Researchers develop fuel cells powered by bacteria

Researchers in Norway have succeeded in getting bacteria to power a fuel cell. The “fuel” used is wastewater, and the products of the process are purified water droplets and electricity.  More...

solar park india
By IANS On Saturday, January 17th, 2015

India to train army of solar technicians

With many state governments pushing for rooftop solar power, the need for solar technicians is fast rising.  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, January 15th, 2015

Solar, wind power to become cheapest in Asia: Scientists

Finnish scientists believe that renewable energy sources, such as solar and wind power  More...

solar park india
By BioNews On Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Rajasthan to add 355 MW of solar power by April

The desert state of Rajasthan, which has a high level of solar radiation and large tracts of relatively flat  More...

BioFuel Waste
By BioNews On Monday, December 29th, 2014

How to make bio-fuels from wet farm waste

With pressure cooking, it is possible to turn even wet farm waste into bio-fuels, new research shows.  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Now generate green energy on-site from organic waste

Young Mexican entrepreneurs develop a bio-digestion plant capable of generating electricity from organic waste in the market  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, December 7th, 2014

Trashed laptop batteries to power homes

Researchers, including an Indian-origin scientist, from IBM have used discarded laptop batteries to create  More...

By IANS On Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Airbus teams up with Chinese firm to make green fuel

Airbus has signed a deal with Chinese biofuel producer ENN to jointly explore an alternative fuel for the  More...

By BioNews On Friday, October 12th, 2012

Windows could soon generate electricity from transparent solar cells

Researchers have developed a new transparent solar cell – an advance toward giving windows  More...