An article for Ars Technica on the decontamination and decommissioning of Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan: Remediating Fukushima—“When everything goes to hell, you go back to basics”
A look at how the drive for longer rotor blades on wind turbines is driving novel testing methods.
A look at the expansion of hydropower going into 2016, with consideration of the technology’s unique and powerful role in the transition to a cleaner planet.
As Denmark moves toward new energy policies for the coming decade, industry and government contemplate wind power’s role in a comprehensive energy strategy to secure the renewable transition.
Elon Musk unveils the Tesla Powerwall and Powerpack – residential energy storage technologies that are pitched to open the doors on sustainable energy use and transform how we utilise renewable energy.
An introduction to marine energy systems providing thoughts on progress, challenges and the advantages of one of the most valuable means of renewable energy yet to reach the mainstream.
The construction of Tesla’s Gigafactory is ahead of schedule and expected to come into operation, producing more batteries than current world capacity, in 2016. Here we take a look at the reasoning behind such massive investment, and consider the growing importance of batteries in a sustainable world.
Without efficient storage of electricity derived from renewable energy, we cannot transition to a fossil-free energy market – here’s why, together with a look at recent advances in energy storage systems.
A new study concludes that use of natural gas won’t be contributing to reducing the impacts of climate change in the near future, and will introduce competition into the global energy market that will almost certainly hinder progress towards a cleaner climate.
A primer on wind power presenting the fundamentals, technology, recent growth and projections for one of the leading renewable sources of energy at our disposal.