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IIT Madras researchers are creating ‘blue energy’ from the meeting point of salt water and fresh water in estuaries

Dr. Vishal Nandigana and his team of researchers at IIT Madras are working on a new and promising alternative source of power called ‘Osmotic Power’ or ‘blue energy’ wherein electricity is derived from estuaries. Indian Institute of Technology Madras Assistant Professor Dr. Vishal Nandigana and his team of researchers at the IIT Madras Laboratory are […]

Vestas Profit Falls as Trade Tariffs Bite Wind Supply Chain

Intense competition across the global wind industry is weighing on equipment suppliers and spurring consolidation. Denmark’s Vestas, the world’s largest wind turbine supplier, reported a sharp decline in profit during the second quarter, as the cascading trade war weighs on the global renewable energy supply chain. But Vestas noted several bright spots for its business, […]

Antonio Guterres calls on nations to come up with concrete plans to fight climate change

Expressing concern over changes in the weather patterns leading to severe heat waves across the world, UN Chief Antonio Guterras has called on global leaders to come up with concrete plans and strategies for carbon neutrality by 2050 and not “beautiful speeches.” Expressing concern over changes in the weather patterns leading to severe heat waves […]

Scotland’s wind energy just set a new record, putting country on track for 100% renewable electricity in 2020

Scotland’s wind energy just set a new record, putting country on track for 100% renewable electricity in 2020. As we work to fight the climate crisis, one of the most important things we can do is continue shifting towards renewable energy. And while some countries may be struggling to make that shift, Scotland is excelling. […]