This artificial leaf is being tested in the lab at the moment. Here it is given pure carbon dioxide under pressure. They can not be used outside, because they can not get clean and pressurized carbon dioxide.
The catalyst developed here shows great potential to thoroughly guard the fuel cell during not only the continuous operation but also during frequent cold-start periods even under extremely cold conditions. Credit: Junling Lu’s research group In a study to publish in Nature on January 31, researchers at the University of Science and Technology of China […]Continue Reading
San Francisco, Jan 26 (IANS) Finnish company HMD Global that makes and markets Nokia-branded phones has decided to release two phones in the US with carrier partners Verizon and Cricket Wireless again. The two Android phones that would be available in the US are Nokia 3.1 Plus and Nokia 2V. “Just over two years ago, […]Continue Reading
HRSEM picture of a 2D/3D nanocomposite based on graphene. Credit: Freddy Kleitz/Universität Wien; Glaudio Gerbaldi/Politecnico di Torino, CC-BY-NC Conventional lithium ion batteries, such as those widely used in smartphones and notebooks, have reached performance limits. Materials chemist Freddy Kleitz from the Faculty of Chemistry of the University of Vienna and international scientists have developed a […]Continue Reading
Credit: CC0 Public Domain Materials scientists at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) have achieved a new record in the performance of organic, non-fullerene-based, single-junction solar cells. Using a series of complex optimisations, they achieved certified power conversion efficiency of 12.25 percent on a surface area measuring one square centimetre. This standardised surface area is the preliminary stage […]Continue Reading
Arizona has finally begun to loosen the regulatory shackles from solar hopefuls in the state, proposing new rules for installing solar, energy storage, and other clean energy systems. The Arizona Corporate Commission (ACC) filed a draft rulemaking on January 16, after studying interconnection standards for 13 years Source: http://ncairways.co/renewable-energy/arizona-unlocks-solar-rooftop-regulations/Continue Reading