Sleek Wooden Wind Turbine Is an Antidote to NIMBYism
A new turbine design, with wooden blades, is powered by wind coming from any direction.
Third-World Wind Power: First Look
In a conventional wind generator, gears help transfer the motion of the spinning blades to a turbine where an electric current is induced.
Donald Sadoway: The missing link to renewable energy
TED Talks What's the key to using alternative energy, like solar and wind? Storage -- so we can have power on tap even when the sun's not out and the wind's not blowing. In this accessible, inspiring talk, Donald Sadoway takes to the blackboard to sh...
New battery could change world, one house at a time
In a modest building on the west side of Salt Lake City, a team of specialists in advanced materials and electrochemistry has produced what could be the single most important breakthrough for clean, alternative energy since Socrates first noted solar...
Hybrid Solar Lighting
A discovery channel segment on Sunlight Direct's fiber optic sunlight transport system.