Article - 10 Aug 2006
This article examines a thermoelectric-power-generating module that allows simultaneous generation of electricity and superheated steam, which results in efficient use of thermal energy.
Article - 19 Nov 2003
University of Alberta engineering researchers discover new source of electricity
Article - 31 May 2007
One of the most pressing environmental issues facing modern society is that of global warming and the reduction of greenhouse gases in the environment. Nanotechnology can be applied to a number of...
Article - 10 Feb 2004
Just as many researchers are working to manipulate real atoms and build materials from atomic levels, others are doing the same thing with computers to simulate these materials and investigate their...
Article - 12 Dec 2003
Nanotechnology could allow large-scale solar power stations in space that beam electricity to the surface of the moon, the earth and other planets, decreasing our dependence on a dwindling fossil-fuel...
Article - 14 Nov 2003
Researchers have made a discovery about the formation of drops that could lead to new methods for making threads, wires and particles only a few nanometers wide. Posted November 13 2003
Article - 30 Oct 2003
Greenpeace has commissioned a report into the impact of nanotechnology on the environment. Posted July 2003
Article - 24 Oct 2003
As traditional industry looks to change its ways in order to increase environmental awareness and become eco-friendly, the nanotechnology sector believe their inherent ways of doing things are...
Article - 9 Jan 2011
Nanostructured materials already play important roles in our everyday lives. From sun blockers to anti-scratching paintings, nanomaterials are revolutionizing how we see materials, improving their...