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Iowa Produces More Than 30% Electricity from Wind Energy

Iowa located in the Midwestern of United States has been listed as one of the safest states to live in. It is also known by nickname Hawkeye State. In the year 2015, total 11 states generated at least 10% of their total electricity from the wind. Continue reading

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Electricity from Earth Crust – Iceland Drilling in Molten Magma

Iceland Deep Drilling Project (IDDP) is drilling down into the molten magma that flows through volcanoes and hopes to have created the hottest hole in the earth. The project leaders and earth science scientists have hopes of establishing a powerful new sustainable energy source Continue reading






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UK Scientists Successfully Transmit Data through Electric Grid

Data transmission through cables without any loss and that too at a very high speed and laying the separate cables for the same has become a necessity in this century. Continue reading






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First Ocean Currents Produced Electricity Goes Operational in the U.S.

Hawaii is the 50th and most recent state of the United States of America. Hawaii is the only U.S. state with islands and located in Oceania. Though these islands are blessed with nature the Hawaii state always face electricity problems. Continue reading






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Store Electricity with Solid Oxide Fuel Cell – UK Researchers

University of St Andrews researchers led by Professor John Irvine have put forward an important step in the field of electricity storage which is generated by intermittent energy sources. In the energy conservation field, there is a continuous quest for scientists and researchers from all around the world. Continue reading






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Now Genetically Modified Bacteria to Act as Electrical Conductors

Scientists at the University of Massachusetts have genetically modified common soil bacteria to produce nanowires. These nanowires have metallic-like conductivity, means they can act as electrical conductors. Continue reading






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A Method Which Captures Carbon And Creates Electricity

Cornell University researchers Lynden Archer and Wajdi Al Sadat recently discovered a unique method for capturing the greenhouse gas and converting it to a useful product, while producing electrical energy. Continue reading






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Osmotic Power Generation – a New Source of Electricity

Researchers at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne’s (EPFL) Laboratory of Nanoscale Biology after a long research have finally arrived at a method to harness energy with the help of water and a very thin membrane! Continue reading






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Coal Lobby Steers Australia’s Electricity Generation Policies

Australia is still largely dependent on non-renewable sources, mainly coal and natural gas for its electricity generation. According to the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ official release, coal, and natural gas accounted for 88% of Australian electricity generation in the fiscal year 2014-15. Continue reading






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UK and Green Electricity and Climate Change

The UK government has been taking firm steps towards the green electricity and commitment to Paris agreement. Also due to the strict measures taken in the energy conservation overall electricity requirement has reduced. Continue reading






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