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New Carbon Material Multiplies Renewable Energy Storage

Article: New Carbon Material Multiplies Renewable Energy Storage

AUSTIN, Texas, September 16, 2008 (ENS) – Engineers and scientists at the University of Texas at Austin have achieved a nanotech breakthrough in the use of a carbon structure one atom thick that they say could pave the way for widespread installation of wind and solar power. The researchers believe their use of the new…

New Carbon Material Multiplies Renewable Energy Storage

Article: New Carbon Material Multiplies Renewable Energy Storage

AUSTIN, Texas, September 16, 2008 (ENS) – Engineers and scientists at the University of Texas at Austin have achieved a nanotech breakthrough in the use of a carbon structure one atom thick that they say could pave the way for widespread installation of wind and solar power. The researchers believe their use of the new…

Big Ideas That Just Make Sense

Article: Big Ideas That Just Make Sense

A big part of ‘being green’ or engaging in a more ‘sustainable lifestyle’ is making the most efficient use of the resources and materials that are readily available. Though useful in the right situations, there’s often no need to employ new ideas or technology to up the ante and engage in green behavior; some ideas…