Solar Water News

  • NREL Establishes World Record for Solar Hydrogen Production

    Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) recaptured the record for highest efficiency in solar hydrogen production via a photoelectrochemical (PEC) water-splitting process. The new solar-to-hydrogen (STH) efficiency record is 16.2 percent, topping a reported14 percent efficiency in 2015 by an international team made up of researchers from ...

  • LG Sonic presents algae control solution to improve water quality during Cleantech Exhibition in Beijing

    From Monday 20th of March to Friday 24th of March LG Sonic will be attending the EU-Gateway Clean Technologies Exhibition in Beijing, China. This exhibition brings together different companies in the cleantech industry and gets them acquainted with the Chinese market. For this visit, participants had the option to request a meeting with one of our representatives Mr. Yousef Yousef, (CEO of LG ...


    By LG Sonic

  • New Materials Could Turn Water into the Fuel of the Future

    Scientists at the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) have in just two years nearly doubled the number of materials known to have potential for use in solar fuels. They did so by developing a process that promises to speed the discovery of commercially viable generation of solar fuels that could replace ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Solar Water Pump in Sudan

    The Sahara is one of the sunniest and also the driest regions on earth. Water here is a scarce resource but is essential for daily life. The village of Tamtam is located in the north of Sudan on an intercity road linking the capital Khartoum with the northern cities of the Nile and leading 300km through pure deserts. This settlement was built with several service areas and residential buildings ...


    By Mena Water FZC

  • Webinar. Promoting transparency on energy costs: heating & cooling solutions

    Industry players from the Renewable Heating and Cooling sector (bioenergy, geothermal, solar thermal, air-source/water based/geothermal heat pumps) are invited to participate in an online workshop with the following topics: Levelised costs of heating and cooling: a new common approach Acquiring a heating and cooling system: Key decision factors in five European countries ...

  • Water Expo China 2016 concluded a success with 14,246 local and overseas visitors

    156 exhibitors engaged in trade and information exchange 35 concurrent events offered excellent insights into industry developments Water Expo China 2016, held from 15 – 17 November at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing, was jointly organised by Messe Frankfurt (Shanghai) Co Ltd and the Chinese Hydraulic Engineering Society ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Bullfrog Power named Green Energy Title Sponsor of Queen’s Solar Design Team’s student-built autonomous house project

    Today, Bullfrog Power, Canada’s leading green energy provider, and the Queen’s Solar Design Team are announcing a new partnership. Bullfrog Power is being named the project’s Green Energy Title Sponsor as part of a contribution to the funding for the Queen’s Solar Education Centre (QSEC), an autonomous house ...


    By Bullfrog Power Inc.

  • Solar Thermal Awareness & Training Day

    This course will introduce you to solar thermal and give you an overview of its advantages for domestic and commercial installations, making sure you understand the technology and benefits it brings. The training also includes an overview of our latest innovation – Kingspan Range Trinity ...


    By Kingspan Environmental Ltd

  • U.S. Energy Department Launches Effort to Develop Advanced Water Splitting Materials

    October 25, 2106 -- The U.S. Energy Department (DOE) recently announced $10 million, subject to appropriations, to support the launch of the HydroGEN Advanced Water Splitting Materials Consortium (HydroGEN). This consortium will utilize the expertise and capabilities ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Hydrogen-Powered Fuel Cell Vehicles Expand Market Presence

    October 20, 2016 -- Hydrogen-powered fuel cell vehicles (FCVs), the next generation of electric cars, are already making their mark with California drivers, and the Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA) wants to expand the experience to the northeastern ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • U.S. Department of Energy Announces $30 Million Investment in Hydrogen and Fuel Cells

    In commemoration of National Hydrogen Day, aptly chosen for the atomic weight of hydrogen (1.008), the U.S. Energy Department (DOE) released a new report showing continued momentum and growth in the fuel cell industry. The 2015 Fuel Cell Technologies Market Report shows that hydrogen and fuel cells ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Ground Source Heat Pump, Solar PV and Underfloor Heating for a new built property in Hertfordshire

    Better Planet was instructed to design, supply and commission a ground source heat pump, underfloor heating and solar PV for this luxury property in Hertfordshire. As no gas from the grid was available and planning required the use of a low carbon heating system, a heat pump was the natural choice. With plenty of land available for horizontal ground loops, ground source ...


    By Better Planet

  • Oxford Instruments systems now facilitate water purification technology

    As key providers of leading edge process technology equipment for HBLED manufacture, Oxford Instruments has been a major part of the HBLED industry since its very beginning. Now the company’s systems are being used to facilitate the introduction of UV LEDs, being utilised in water purification systems to bring safe drinking water to remote places. Oxford ...


    By Oxford Instruments plc

  • DOE Report Highlights the Rapid Deployment of Clean Energy Technologies

    September 29, 2016 -- The U.S. Department of Energy recently released a new report, Revolution Now, which highlights the accelerated deployment of five ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Water Expo China 2016

    Water Expo China will once again take place at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing from 15 – 17 November 2016. The show has received positive responses from exhibitors and more than two-thirds of available exhibition space has already been reserved. The fair is expected to welcome 350 companies from 28 countries and regions. The total exhibition area occupied by the ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Vista Community Clinic Welcomes Solar Independence

    Vista Community Clinic (VCC) has joined the growing community of solar-powered organizations in North County with the completion of the solar rooftop array at their La Tortuga administrative office building. VCC is recognized as one of the region’s key health providers with five state-of-the-art clinics treating almost 60,000 patients each year, and with newly expanded facilities in ...

  • LG Sonic Algae Control selected as Dutch winner of the Energy Globe Award

    Today LG Sonic received the prestigious Energy Globe National Award for the development and commercialization of the MPC-Buoy. This solar-powered algae control system controls toxic algal blooms by using ultrasound technology. Representatives from the Embassy of Austria handed the award, signed by Energy Globe ...


    By LG Sonic

  • Water Expo China 2016

    Water Expo China will once again take place at the New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing from 15 – 17 November 2016. The show has received positive responses from exhibitors and more than two-thirds of available exhibition space has already been reserved. The fair is expected to welcome 350 companies from 28 countries and regions. The total exhibition area occupied by the ...


    By Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd

  • Bill Walton Talks About Going Solar with NRG Home Solar

    NBA great Bill Walton encourages us all: Power your house with solar for all the practical reasons—and for all the right reasons. “I made the commitment that I would work to help bring every person access to clean power. That is the future. We all have to make the choice to be part of the future, to have clean air and clean water so everyone can move forward in life. And it all starts ...


    By NRG Solar LLC

  • Made in the USA by Veterans –Interview with Envision Solar

    “We invent, engineer and manufacture products in our San Diego facility where our team of combat veterans, disabled workers and other valuable team members proudly integrate the highest quality components into our Made in America products,” says Desmond Wheatley, President and CEO of Envision Solar, www.envisionsolar.com, a San Diego-based sustainable ...

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