Category Archives: Solar

The “Wooden” Future of Wind Energy

published: 2020-06-07 10:00 | editor | category: News
Wind turbine towers are for the most part made of steel, which means the larger the wind turbine, the more steel used in the construction of turbine tower, and the larger the tower needed to support the turbine. ...  more

SYM Electric Scooter Configured with Duo Battery System Expected to Debut at the End of the Year

published: 2020-06-06 13:00 | editor | category: News
The new electric vehicle of Taiwanese scooter overlord SYM initially expected to debut in mid-year may be postponed to the end of the year according to the latest news. This new electric vehicle will be configured with a duo power system that allows both charging and replacement of battery, though the existing data reveals that the power performance for this scooter may not be remarkable. ...  more

Sodium-Ion Batteries Have Game-Changing Potential as Supply of Key Material Is Inexhaustible

published: 2020-06-06 10:00 | editor | category: News
A research project jointly executed by scientists at Washington State University (WSU) and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) resulted in the creation of a sodium-ion battery that is relatively on par with some commercial lithium-ion batteries in terms of performance. Their report, which was published in ACS Energy Letters on April 28, further opens up the possibility of the commercialization of the sodium-ion battery technology that is based on a ubiquitous and low-cost material. ...  more

JinkoSolar Won The Patent War with Hanwha, For Now

published: 2020-06-05 21:00 | editor | category: News
The U.S. International Trade Commission (“ITC”) has issued a final determination in favor of JinkoSolar (“Jinko”), which concludes that Jinko’s products do not infringe the patent asserted by South Korean PV module maker Hanwha Q ...  more

Scotland Plans to Establish a 250KW Pilot Power Plant by Transforming Abandoned Pits to Gravity Energy Storage Systems

published: 2020-06-05 12:30 | editor | category: News
There might just be additional purposes for abandoned drilling platforms and pits. Scottish startup Gravitricity is planning to construct a 250KW gravity energy storage pilot plant in Leith of Edinburgh, which utilizes weight potential energy to invigorate generators to generate power and store further excessive local renewable energy. ...  more

Neutrino Energy - Sustainable Energy Technology in Space

published: 2020-06-05 10:30 | editor | category: News
As plans to explore the cosmos once again reach a fever pitch in the United States and abroad, the Neutrino Energy Group stands at the ready to supplement the power sources that contemporary astronauts will need to establish colonies on the Moon and travel to Mars. ...  more

Taiwan Could See Deployment of the World’s Largest Offshore Wind Turbine from Siemens Gamesa in 2024

published: 2020-06-05 10:00 | editor | category: News
Besides increasing the number of wind turbines and the area size of the whole project site, another way of raising the total generation capacity of an offshore wind farm is to adopt wind turbines that can deliver higher efficiency and power output. Siemens Gamesa, a major manufacturer of wind turbines, recently unveiled the design of the largest offshore wind turbine so far on the record. ...  more