Energy


27 September 2018

Earthworms and tiny water fleas could help deliver clean water to billions of people

31 May 2018

Noise is one of the biggest pollutants in modern cities but the risk is often overlooked despite being linked to an...

26 April 2018

Electric ferries and digital communication between ships could help in the quest to decarbonise maritime transport, a...

19 March 2018

Landfill is both ugly and polluting. But a new breed of technology promises to make it a thing of the past,...

27 February 2017

Renewable energy systems must rely on better, more powerful energy storage systems if the industry wants to become...

01 September 2016

Street lights may seem just part of the mundane backdrop of life, but many firms have been devising exciting ideas for...

28 January 2016

Researchers are getting ready to test a tobacco-powered aeroplane thanks to a new bio jet fuel...

17 September 2012

What can chemistry do to make a greener future? Aaron Page envisages a carbon-neutral future based on the cutting edge...

15 July 2012

In a world with ever-increasing energy demands and pollution, clean and abundant energy is urgently needed. The Sun...

09 February 2012

Almost 70% of the energy produced by a car engine is lost, mostly in the form of heat that exits along the exhaust pipe...

19 January 2011

Fifty years from now, our kids are going to look incredulously at us and ask – "you burnt things to get...