01 Jul 2015
A new origami paper battery, which is powered by bacteria and costs five US cents (3p), could revolutionise the diagnosis of diseases in developing and remote areas
31 Jan 2013
Locally-owned renewable energy projects offer more than just clean energy; they could be a practical route to empowering people and nurturing their wellbeing, believes Matt Mellen. He sits in on a public event to hear local energy innovators share their experience
07 Dec 2010
The biggest solar boat in history, the T˚ranor PlanetSolar is currently circumnavigating the globe to prove that sunshine is the fuel of the future
14 Sep 2010
After opening the biggest solar thermal power station ever built, Spain has become a world leader in solar energy generation
04 May 2010
US based company and wind turbine developer WindSail have been addressing what some people site as the drawbacks to wind power with a comprehensively positive response.
30 Nov 2009
There is a shift taking place. Against the odds, climate change isbeing treated by an increasing amount of people, as something that canbe turned into a positive opportunity.
23 Nov 2009
Landmark moment for a more sustainable future as the nation's first energy micro grid powers up.
23 Nov 2009
Partnership for Youth Empowerment, is an international network that teams up with communities to provide transformative arts programmes for young people.
07 Oct 2009
Young people from all over the country are coming together this weekend for 'Power Shift', an unprecedented event at the Institute of Education in London.
28 Sep 2009
The most recent evidence on both climate security and energy security reveals an urgent situation. Solutions do exist and a conference at the Centre for Alternative Energy will be exploring these.
08 Sep 2009
Imagine each and every surface under the sun covered with a film that captures light and transforms it into electricity.
08 Sep 2009
'A dream come true,' was how Kebba Badgie, the hospital's chief executive, described the new solar panels that stand outside his medical centre.
10 Mar 2009
A new approach is being explored by the solar power industries that could soon eliminate the problem of solar powers inability to generate electricity at night.
24 Nov 2008
Local and sustainable power generation projects, owned and run by local people and generating power for local amenities, represents social enterprise working at its best.
15 Sep 2008
Limpsfield Village, Surrey, has recently won an O2 It's YourCommunity' award and has been granted a generous sum of money for theirRiver Eden Project'.
19 Mar 2008
The Power of Hope unleashes the positive potential of youth through arts-centered, multicultural learning programmes.
21 Mar 2007
A new and revolutionary material made from the humble carrot could soonbegin to replace materials such as glass fibre and carbon fibre in allsorts of things, from fishing rods to car parts.
03 Jan 2007
DATE: 22-25 February 2007
Reliability, availability and maintenance - which technologies will help improve and optimise the system?