Posts Tagged ‘generation’


Energy Storage: Applications and Developing Regulation

Posted on June 6th, 2011 by

The following article is part 1 of a multi-part series. Energy storage systems convert electricity into chemical, kinetic, thermal or potential energy until needed, whereupon[...]

Echo Captures More Untapped Solar Energy

Posted on June 3rd, 2011 by

As costs for energy continue to rise, installing a solar energy system could be one of the most important upgrades a home owner can make.[...]
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How Japan’s Nuclear Crisis Might Impact The U.S.

Posted on March 24th, 2011 by

Dr. Michael Webber, of the University of Texas at Austin, discusses the implications that Japan's current nuclear crisis might have on the growth of the American nuclear industry.

Advantages of Thermal Energy Storage Systems

Posted on January 2nd, 2011 by

In the early days of air-conditioning, electricity was plentiful and cheap, which enabled the building industry to provide almost all commercial buildings with comfort cooling. [...]

Google starts new energy company, wave generation and more, DER 01/08/10

Posted on January 8th, 2010 by

The Daily Energy Report for Friday, January 8th features stories about Google starting an energy company, Midwestern energy leaders gathering in Chicago next week and[...]