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Smart Coating Neutralizes VOCs Indoors

The amount of time we spend indoors (90% of our lives) in our homes, offices and schools has recently received a lot of attention, in part because air quality is typically 5 [...]

May 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

Squeezing Solar Cells for More Power

Sometimes it takes some out-of-the-box thinking to come up with a what seems like a simpler solution to a problem. Physicists at the University of Warwick have published new [...]

April 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

Cleantech Clothing Conversion: Chanel to Gel

A few years ago, I read a fascinating and lively description of what happens to used T-shirts in our current global trading environment. Pietra Rivoli’s “Travels [...]

February 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

Beam It Up, Scottie: A/C Using No Electricity

The concept: Air conditioning and cooling are a major requirement for industry and residential areas, but use significant amounts of energy that tax the grid at peak hours. [...]

September 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Turning Electronics Heat into a Fuel Source

There has been a good deal of discussion recently about larger scale thermal energy storage and how it needs to be part of our renewable energy landscape. New work is also [...]

September 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

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