How is small hydro power different from large hydro power?

Category: Advanced, Hydro, Profession

Author : Admin August 21, 2016


Most people think hydro power projects are all the same. When they hear hydro power, they think of massive dams and a massive power generation capacity. Hydro power need not always mean large hydro p...Read more

Can concentrating solar PV be combined with solar thermal?

Category: Advanced, Profession, PV, Solar, Thermal

Author : Admin August 20, 2016


For those new to solar, here’s what concentrating solar PV means: It refers to a way of generating solar power in which, through the use of lenses, concentrated sunlight falls on the solar pa...Read more

Can biomass be used for small scale power plants?

Category: Advanced, Agro Waste, Biomass Power, Profession

Author : Admin August 16, 2016


If you had seen conventional power plants, you will know that they are large. Typical coal-based or natural gas based power plants are 100 MW or above in size – many of them over 500 MW. Nuclear...Read more

How can human waste be used to generate power?

Category: Basic, Lifestyle, Profession, Solid Waste, Waste to Energy

Author : Admin June 4, 2016


Before I entered the field of cleantech, I rarely thought of human waste. Like most civilized folks, I just avoided thinking about it! But in the past few years, I have seen how human waste management...Read more