World’s Largest Lemon Battery- Lemon powered Supercar

I was challenged to create electricity to support this beast It’s Volkswagens carbon-fiber dual engine Faster than a Formula one electric supercar For the upcoming infamous 12 and 1/2 mile Pikes Peak race to the top of a really high mountain in Colorado And they gave me no further instructions on how they wanted it […]

GreenUp — Generating Electricity Using Renewable Resources (closed caption)

Seattle City Light is looking ahead towards future sources of power. They’re focusing on green energy solutions in Green Up program you may have heard about on radian or TV in “Light Reading,” the monthly newsletter that comes with your bill. Greenup Seattle allows City Light customers to invest in renewable, green energy sources. While […]

NAIT students help eliminate electricity from fossil fuels in Cape Verde

We were tasked with completing a project with a company based out of Cape Verde in Africa This company wanted to take the island nation from a heavy dependence on fossil fuels and convert as much of the electrical grid as possible to more renewable energy They’re currently suffering from extremely high electricity prices which […]

Are Electric Cars Really Green?

Do electric cars really help the environment? President Obama thinks so. So does Leonardo DiCaprio. And many others. The argument goes like this: Regular cars run on gasoline, a fossil fuel that pumps CO2 straight out of the tailpipe and into the atmosphere. Electric cars run on electricity. They don’t burn any gasoline at all. […]

How Electricity Works & The Energy Transition to Renewable Energy | Schneider Electric

Cheaper and greener electricity at home

Our days are regulated by the use of appliances that weigh on our electricity bills. But machines like air conditioning, water boilers or refrigerators could be less expensive if used in a clever way. To help us save money, experts from the EU-funded project ADDRESS have developed this Energy Box, currently tested by Spanish households. […]

Reduce Electricity Bill | 3 KW On Grid Solar System Delhi | Working | Costs | Appliances | ROI

My name is Pradeep Kumar Gupta. I am a mechanical engineer by profession. In 1983, I started a company called Nutan Engineers Pvt. Ltd. We started out with very limited resources. We started out by installing LPG Cylinder Manifold Systems. And gradually kept diversifying towards industry utility systems. There is a plant in Goa by […]

These Squishy Batteries Are Made Out of Water, Here’s How They Work

We humans are soft and squishy, and don’t like electricity. Robots are hard and pointy, and they love it. So how do we make a robot that’s soft and squishy like living things, but still gets power? Hydrogels of course. Hard, metal robots are so 20th century. “Soft-robotics” is hip. Just like me. Soft-robotics involves […]

Electricity is our friend | Sebastian Fleiter | TEDxCannes

Translator: Georges Pattinson Reviewer: Remco Mollema What happens when electricity is gone? Now, you all seat here in a theater. It is a space which is arranged. There is light. There is sound. There is everything that suits you to be comfortable to watch the show. Probably most of you have a mobile phone in […]

Could Ultracapacitors Realize Their Full Potential…With Laxatives?

Supercapacitors present an amazing opportunity to move away from batteries and into a world where almost instant charging is the norm. But their drawbacks mean we can’t use them widely…yet. Experiments with a new class of materials that are related to soap and laxatives (yes, laxatives) could bring us one step closer to a world […]