High-altitude Wind Energy Generation
Oct 9, 2011

Sustainable energy generation is one of the most urgent challenges that mankind is facing nowadays. Many countries...

How to Succeed in Bringing New Green Energy Technologies to Market
Apr 22, 2012

Summary: In our work at E Source we analyze lots of energy efficiency, renewable energy, and demand response...

Investigating Structure Variation of Electrode Materials for Lithium Ion...
Oct 14, 2012

Summary: Improving energy density, power density, cycle life and safety and decreasing cost of current Li-ion...

Liquid Crystal Based Variable Light Attenuation for Switchable Solar Heat...
Dec 3, 2011

Energy loss through the windows remains a dominant obstacle in obtaining zero-energy buildings. In particular, for...

Making Most of the Absorbed Photon: New Insights into Carrier Multiplication...
Jan 26, 2013

Carrier multiplication (CM) or multiexciton generation (MEG) is a process whereby absorption of a single photon...

Materials - The Technology Barrier to Advanced Batteries for Energy Storage
Apr 14, 2012

Summary: Energy storage is the enabling technology for renewable energy, such as wind and solar, and particularly for...

Modeling, Monitoring and Control of Wind Turbine Drive-trains
Oct 31, 2012

Summary: The wind turbine drive‐train is an integral part of the turbine that converts rotational kinetic energy...

New Perspectives of Energy Storage Materials
Nov 10, 2012

Summary: Energy storage in the electrochemical form is attractive because of its high efficiency and fast response...

Opportunities and Challenges of Offshore Wind Energy
Dec 18, 2011

Offshore wind power can contribute extensively to a clean, robust, and diversified U.S. energy portfolio. Capturing...

Photo-Physics and Renewable Energy Applications of Single-Walled Carbon...
Dec 18, 2011

Summary: Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) are two-dimensionally confined quantum wires that have the potential...