A professor is reporting on a new type of solar energy harvesting system that breaks the efficiency record of all existing technologies. And no less important, it clears the way to use solar power 24/7.
The team showed that the device could run efficiently for 12 consecutive days and produced hydrogen with 99 percent purity.
Founded in 2013, Brilliant Planet grew from a tiny experiment on the shores of St. Helena, South Africa, of three square meters to a 30,000-square-meter production facility in Morocco. They are the world’s largest algae growth pond.
A new study outlines the use of a specially created enzyme variant that vastly reduces the time it takes to break down the components of plastics.
Brilliant Planet harvests algae and uses AI technology to harness the power of this natural resource that could help reverse climate change.
From limiting oil and gas exploration, via lab grown meat to End Deforestation project - these are the headlines of 2021.
Local campaigners have blocked Shell from exploring oil on South Africa’s eastern coastline. In a battle pitting the oil company against the community, the court ruled that Shell halt its seismic tests.
The first power on Hornsea 2 offshore wind farm in the UK was achieved recently. When fully operational, Hornsea 2’s 165 8 MW Siemens Gamesa wind turbines will be capable of generating 1.32 GW of clean electricity.