renewable energy sources

NREL Researchers Use Silica Sand to Store Renewable Power

Renewable energy sources like solar and wind are changing how we power our buildings, industries, and grid; however, they are intermittent, giving rise to the need for energy storage to ensure continuous power. Lithium-ion batteries are great for short-duration energy storage, but our buildings, businesses, industries, and grid need more storage, at lower cost, for longer […]

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Nigeria Eyes 30% Renewable Energy by 2030 to National Grid

A loan of $66m and $8m was granted to Nigeria for the solar project after it joined other countries to sign the International Solar Alliance (ISA) in March 2018 in New Delhi, India. Intensifying its collaboration with India on clean energy, the Federal Government of Nigeria has set a target for 30 percent renewable energy […]

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China Successfully Tests Battery For Renewable Energy Storage

The project of energy storage system with batteries was tested in Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics in northern China’s Liaoning Province. For the first time a lead carbon battery for storing power generated from solar panels is developed by Chinese scientists. The claim is that with such devices at disposal the electricity supply is stable […]

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Reassess Leh-Ladakh Solar Power Generation Scheme Says Piyush Goyal

While commenting on clean energy goals, Goyal said, “In 2022, with nearly 225 GW of renewable energy, my sense is that renewable energy would be between 15 and 17 percent of the country’s actual power consumption. The government should reassess the Leh-Ladakh solar power generation programme keeping in mind the lowered cost of generating power, […]

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Staten Solar Introduces Levee Mount Solar System

Staten Solar of Silicon Valley has various agricultural solar activities in Central Valley, Terra Bella, Ducor and Delano. The problem about wastage of productive agricultural land Staten Sun oriented thought of an ingenious arrangement with favorable circumstances that go past the standard advantages of aggri-voltaic. Staten Solar introduces solar power panels along the levees of […]

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Hooper Solar PV power Plant in Colorado

The Xcel Energy and the SunPower Corp. announced the commercial operational of the 50MW Hooper Solar PV power plant in Colorado’s San Luis Valley. The Xcel Energy is acquiring the force produced by the plant at cost-aggressive rates under a power buy concurrence with SunPower Corp. The utility gauges that the plant is creating enough […]

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Ministry Twofold the Subsidy on Solar Power Plants

The Govt. of India has upgraded the sanction on establishment of solar power plants from 15% to 30%. Santosh Kumar, Dy. of Science and Technology Dept., Chandigarh Administration said the resolution would offer UT to accomplish solar power generation plants, which was recently reconsidered by the Govt. So far, the Chandigarh State Administration and Municipal […]

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‘Smart’ Palm Trees to Power Dubai

Dubai, the most populous and grandeur city in UAE has been catching light with its huge infrastructures. But, with growing urbanisation the city seems to have alarmed the need of ‘Green Technology’. To make the city greener Dubai based Gadget Company D-Idea has decided to germinate different variety of Palm Trees around the city known […]

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Futuristic World of Solar Energy above The Sky

An approach to enhance the productivity of solar energy is to place the panels where mists can’t interfere during the generation of energy. Indeed, even in the sunlit parts of the world, mists can still cause fluctuations in energy yield. So what better place to put solar boards than over the mists? The thought is […]

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