photosynthesis

Artificial Leaf to Generate Energy Without Harmful Emissions

March 26, 2010 / 1 Comment

Photosynthesis by plants is a simple, green way to generate loads of energy, and giving out precious oxygen in the process. Scientists have been working to create a system that would generate energy like plant leaves do, without any ill-effects on the environment. Precious little success has been achieved so for, and the Artificial Inorganic Leaf (AIL) is a step ...

Trigeneration Power System Developed in Japan

July 4, 2008 / No Comments

  Kansai Electric Power C0 will work in cahoots with three other companies to develop a 'trigeneration system' that can produce electric power and also utilize waste heat and CO2 emissions, all to improve farming productivity. Toyota Turbine and Systems Inc. (yeah, they are related to that Toyota) will design a small gas turbine that can burn liquified natural gas to generate ...