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Renewable Energy storage using Urine?

Storing surplus energy generated by renewables is undeniably holding back the widespread use of renewable energy technology. Could new research into urine electrolysis provide an answer?
Storing surplus energy generated by renewables when there is excess supply and low demand is a pressing problem. A problem that is undeniably holding back the widespread use of re… http://www.howgreenami.co.uk/blog/renewable-energy-storage-using-urine/

Heat pumps: harvest latent heat from your environment

Heat pumps extract ambient heat from the external air or ground and concentrate it for space or water heating. In effect they can be seen as reverse refrigerators or air-conditioners.
Heat pumps extract ambient heat from the external air or ground and concentrate it for space or water heating. In effect they can be seen as reverse refrigerators or air-condition… http://www.howgreenami.co.uk/blog/heat-pumps-harvest-latent-heat-your-environment/

SolarCoin pays you for solar power

On the back of the success of the decentralised internet currency BitCoin, the SolarCoin foundation have created the SolarCoin.
On the back of the success of the decentralised internet currency BitCoin, the SolarCoin foundation have created the SolarCoin. Much like BitCoin, SolorCoins can be "mined", creat… http://www.howgreenami.co.uk/blog/solarcoin-pays-you-solar-power/

Voltage Optimisation - VO4HOME

Voltage Optimisation is now available for your home. Saving you money, energy and reducing the wear and tear on your electrical appliances and gadgets. Independently verified and guaranteed to produce energy savings of at least 10%.
This article was supplied and sponsored by Fusion of Power Ltd., www.fusionofpower.co.uk  Voltage Optimisation is now available for your home. Saving you money, energy and red… http://www.howgreenami.co.uk/blog/voltage-optimisation-vo4home/

Micro-CHP: a power station in your home

Combined heat and power (CHP) systems are have made the leap to the domestic market. Domestic or Micro-CHP systems save primary energy by converting a fuel source to both heat and electricity. The waste heat of the system is captured and contributes to th…
Combined heat and power (CHP) systems are a common feature of modern power stations where the waste heat from the boilers is utilised nearby for factories or district heating. The… http://www.howgreenami.co.uk/blog/micro-chp-power-station-your-home/

Harness a whirlwind

A new renewable energy technology called the Solar Vortex system promises to harness the power of the whirlwind.
A new renewable energy technology called the Solar Vortex system promises to harness the power of the whirlwind. A whirlwind, dust-devil or "whirling dervish" is created when ther… http://www.howgreenami.co.uk/blog/harness-whirlwind/

insulated pylon cross-arms increase capacity

Energy efficiency at a grid scale is large step in increasing capacity and reducing loses without adding new infrastructure. An insulated cross-arm developed by The University of Manchester could increase capacity by up to 2.5 times.
Energy efficiency at a grid scale is large step in increasing capacity and reducing loses without new infrastructure. A new device developed by The University of Manchester and EP… http://www.howgreenami.co.uk/blog/insulated-pylon-cross-arms-increase-capacity/