Wednesday, 07 June 2017
Harnessing bacteria that produce electricity and break down organic waste, a European research project is developing a new, environmentally friendly way to purify sewage water in small communities.
Wednesday, 31 May 2017
Cargo vessels are considered a relatively green mode of transport. Compared to lorries, they produce fewer emissions.
Tuesday, 23 May 2017
EU-funded researchers have been recognised for their ground-breaking work on recovering and reusing waste material in nuclear fusion reactors.
Monday, 22 May 2017
Scientists at a research facility in the German city of Berlin dream of clothing that produces energy as we walk.
Wednesday, 17 May 2017
In Liechtenstein a project is developing windows which could provide a source of energy. The outer face of the window is able to collect solar radiation and transform it into energy and the inner face is able to cool or heat the space inside the container.
Friday, 12 May 2017
EU-funded researchers have developed new planning techniques that will help ensure Europe's existing smart grid infrastructure can sustainably meet growing demand for plug-in electric vehicles - and they want to see these cars communicating with charging stations.
Wednesday, 03 May 2017
The increased focus on ecological issues in regulated rivers calls for an international understanding on how hydropower industry can be developed towards a more environmentally friendly operation and how European legislation and framework is used to regulate renewable energy production from hydropower.
Wednesday, 19 April 2017
The production of cement and lime involves fossil fuels and produces harmful greenhouse gases. Industry could change this, if scientists can develop a technology that can use solar power for high temperature industrial processes.
Tuesday, 11 April 2017
Small scale wind energy has significant potential in urban, suburban and industrial areas, but numerous challenges currently stand in the way to wide-scale uptake of this decentralised energy resource.
Friday, 31 March 2017
The NESTER project is twinning the Cyprus Institute and several internationallyleading solar energy research institutions to strengthen solar thermal energy research in Cyprus, Europe and beyond.