What’s the biggest challenge facing renewable energy sources?

Category: Basic, Profession, Renewable, Solar, Storage, Wind

Author : Admin September 3, 2016


Until a few years back, one of the biggest challenges facing renewable energy sources was their cost of generation. Now, however, with the cost of solar power dropping fast, and the cost of fossil bas...Read more

Is it efficient to store power in batteries?

Category: Basic, Lifestyle, Profession, Storage

Author : Admin September 1, 2016


Pretty much everyone around the world stores power in batteries. The battery industry is a large and growing industry. So, the batteries must have evolved so well that they are super efficient at stor...Read more

What tech breakthrough will make electric vehicles affordable to all?

Category: Advanced, EV, Lifestyle, Profession, Storage

Author : Admin August 27, 2016


Who would not wish the entire world to run on electric vehicles? These have the potential to significantly reduce the CO2 emissions from one of the main sources of emission – transportation. B...Read more

Should I use a normal bicycle or an electric bicycle?

Category: Basic, EV, Lifestyle, Transport

Author : Admin August 27, 2016


One of the not-so-common questions was once asked was: Should I use an electric bicycle or a normal one? Well, that’s an interesting question, isn’t it? Many of you would have seen, and ...Read more

Electric cars are cool, why isn’t everyone using them?

Category: Basic, EV, Lifestyle, Profession, Transport

Author : Admin August 27, 2016


Electric cars are non-polluting. They do not even have the problem of sound pollution. And they are way cool. So, why isn’t everyone using electric cars instead of the super polluting petrol a...Read more

Other than through batteries, how else can electricity be stored?

Category: Moderate, Profession, Storage

Author : Admin August 27, 2016


So many of us are used to storing electricity in batteries, that one might be led to think that this is perhaps the only way to store electricity. Not exactly. Batteries are of course the most obvious...Read more

Can the entire world run on solar power alone?

Category: Basic, Profession, Renewable, Solar, Storage

Author : Admin August 25, 2016


Image credit: Inhabitat Half the news reports we read today seem to be about solar power. It is as if the entire world will soon be running on solar power. Well, that kind of pops up the question: Ca...Read more

What technology is needed to make the entire world run on renewable energy?

Category: Lifestyle, Moderate, Profession, Renewable, Storage

Author : Admin August 25, 2016


Renewable energy is hot news today. In the past few years, investments in renewable energy are actually outpacing investments into conventional and fossil fuel sectors. With such tremendous momentum...Read more

Is battery storage really becoming very inexpensive?

Category: Basic, Lifestyle, Profession, Storage

Author : Admin July 15, 2016


Batteries are everywhere. It seems we cannot live without them. It also seems they cost really little, and are really economical. So, is the cost of battery storage come down such that such storage i...Read more