Water Archive

10 Sep 2014

Forward Osmosis – Solving Tomorrow’s Water Challenges Using Nature’s Remedy

Nature has an ingenious way of extracting water, but does it have the potential to solve many of today’s global water challenges? Before going into more details on how nature’s way of extracting water can help cut energy
19 Aug 2014

Solar News: Recycling Solar Water Wheel, Vivint Solar Rundown …

Time for some more solar news. Enjoy! The solar-powered water wheel pictured above can collect 50,000 pounds of trash per day. (Solar Love) If you want a rundown of the politics of solar energy, this article by Carter
18 Aug 2014

Water Lens Uses Sunlight to Purify Drinking Water

A 6-foot-tall, self-sustaining magnifying glass uses sunlight to heat and disinfect polluted water. The Daily Fusion
12 Aug 2014

EBRD extends new €10m loan to Romanian water utility

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is extending a new €10m loan to Romanian water utility SC Raja SA Constanta. CTBR – News
5 Aug 2014

MIT Turns Solar Steam Into Cheaper Energy, Clean Water

MIT scientists and engineers have a new twist on phase-changing renewable technology. It combines the most efficient generation of solar steam to date by our favorite energy machine, the sun, and a new graphite-based collection system. This method
4 Aug 2014

Replenishing California’s Investments in Water Technology

Here in Cleantech Group’s San Francisco office, we are acutely aware of California’s climate problem—that is, the worst drought on record in the state’s history. What’s alarming is that, despite the two drought emergency issuances by Gov.
30 Jul 2014

Research Predicts Global Water Shortage by 2040

According to a new research, there might not be enough water to keep the current energy and power solutions going by 2040. The Daily Fusion
12 Jul 2014

Veolia to sell Israeli water, waste and energy activities

Veolia has agreed to sell its water, waste and energy activities in Israel to global investment manager Oaktree Capital Management. CTBR – News
12 Jul 2014

Water and Ice in Hydrogen Fuel Cells Directly Imaged

Scientists at the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) have, for the first time, directly imaged the distribution of liquid water and ice in a hydrogen fuel cell. The Daily Fusion
10 Jul 2014

Scientists Take Snapshots of Photosynthetic Water Oxidation

An international collaboration of scientists led by researchers with the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory has taken detailed “snapshots” of the four photon-step cycle for water oxidation in photosystem II,