Energasm!

Alternative energy news including wind energy, solar energy, hydropower, nuclear energy, geothermal energy, hydrogen fuel cells, and biomass. We try to focus on diy altenergy projects you can do in your own backyard.

Largest Rooftop Solar Power Array in the US Dedicated… In Atlantic City

The 2.37 MW array is currently the nation’s largest single rooftop solar power system (via Largest Rooftop Solar Power Array in the US Dedicated… In Atlantic City : TreeHugger)

Largest Rooftop Solar Power Array in the US Dedicated… In Atlantic City

The 2.37 MW array is currently the nation’s largest single rooftop solar power system (via Largest Rooftop Solar Power Array in the US Dedicated… In Atlantic City : TreeHugger)

Philips MASTER LED Fits “Normal” Light Bulb Sockets

Utilizing LUXEON® Rebel technology for outstanding performance in accent and general lighting, the plug-and-play MASTER LED range brings all the benefits of innovative LED technology to familiar functional lighting applications. LED for qualitative general and accent lighting

Philips MASTER LED Fits “Normal” Light Bulb Sockets

Utilizing LUXEON® Rebel technology for outstanding performance in accent and general lighting, the plug-and-play MASTER LED range brings all the benefits of innovative LED technology to familiar functional lighting applications. LED for qualitative general and accent lighting

Solar Panels Reach $1 a Watt

A solar power milestone was reached on Tuesday when First Solar Inc brought its manufacturing costs for solar panels down to $1 per watt. (via Solar Panels Get Cheap, But Will the Trend Last? - Research says Silicon Solar Panels like First Solar Uses May Not Hold Up to Scale - Popular Mechanics)

Solar Panels Reach $1 a Watt

A solar power milestone was reached on Tuesday when First Solar Inc brought its manufacturing costs for solar panels down to $1 per watt. (via Solar Panels Get Cheap, But Will the Trend Last? - Research says Silicon Solar Panels like First Solar Uses May Not Hold Up to Scale - Popular Mechanics)

The PotMaker®

Recycle old newspapers into compact, environmentally-friendly transplant pots with this simple, 2-piece tool. It’s fast, fun and extremely easy. (via Lehman’s - Products for Simple, Self-sufficient Living)

The PotMaker®

Recycle old newspapers into compact, environmentally-friendly transplant pots with this simple, 2-piece tool. It’s fast, fun and extremely easy. (via Lehman’s - Products for Simple, Self-sufficient Living)

GreenWheel Turns Pedal Bike Into Electric Hog

The next time you change a bike tire, think about upgrading your power as well. Scientists at MIT are testing a new power generation, storage and propulsion system known as the GreenWheel that will turn any pedal bicycle into an electric hog. GreenWheel Turns Pedal Bike Into Electric Hog: Discovery News

GreenWheel Turns Pedal Bike Into Electric Hog

The next time you change a bike tire, think about upgrading your power as well. Scientists at MIT are testing a new power generation, storage and propulsion system known as the GreenWheel that will turn any pedal bicycle into an electric hog. GreenWheel Turns Pedal Bike Into Electric Hog: Discovery News

A team of students at MIT have invented a shock absorber that harnesses energy from small bumps in the road, generating electricity while it smooths the ride more effectively than conventional shocks. (via MIT Team Creates Shock That Recharges Your Car)
A team of students at MIT have invented a shock absorber that harnesses energy from small bumps in the road, generating electricity while it smooths the ride more effectively than conventional shocks. (via MIT Team Creates Shock That Recharges Your Car)
Poo Powers Oslo Buses

The city of Oslo is converting 80 municipal buses to run on biomethane captured from human waste (via Norway or the Highway: Poo Powers Oslo Buses | Autopia from Wired.com)

Poo Powers Oslo Buses

The city of Oslo is converting 80 municipal buses to run on biomethane captured from human waste (via Norway or the Highway: Poo Powers Oslo Buses | Autopia from Wired.com)

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