Blog posts tagged to "electricity generation"
Published on Friday, 31 August 2018
While coal will still keep the grid up and running for now, renewable energy-based distributed systems can meet growing demand in the near future.
Published on Friday, 15 December 2017
New technology will allow people without access to electricity to generate power from the sun and stay off the grid, all for a price cheaper than their kerosene bill.
Published on Friday, 06 October 2017
Installing solar panels on railway sleepers can generate 1 MW of power from a 6 km section of railway track. That’s enough to power 150 electric cars.
Published on Wednesday, 22 July 2015
New technologies such as lithium-ion batteries, LED lights and rooftop solar power are changing the way electricity is generated and supplied. We also need less electricity; with energy-efficient lighting and appliances, our electricity needs are reducing every year.
Published on Monday, 18 May 2015
New technology is rapidly changing our lives, and Tesla’s new Powerwall battery could very well become Neil Armstrong's one giant leap for mankind in electricity storage. Here are 10 megatrends that may shape the electricity industry in the next few years.
Published on Friday, 20 March 2015
What if shifting from fossil fuels to renewable energy could result in citizens paying not more, but less for electrical power? That’s precisely the goal of an ADB-supported project in the Maldives.