More ideas from Albert


DIY wind turbine! generate power from parts you can grab at the store.  there are a lot of versions, this one seemed very space efficient.

Build Your Own Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine On The Cheap - Didn't realize vertical wind turbines existed. The scale of this one and the fact that it supposedly doesn't require gale force winds to produce power makes it definitely worth looking into.



Small-scale renewable energy from rivers: The 'Archimedes screw' turbine is manoeuvred into place in the River Wandle.

Morden Hall Park is home to London's first hydroelectric turbine, costing and generating enough energy for 18 houses

Azura™ wave energy device at the United States Navy’s Wave Energy Test Site (WETS) making 20KW  near Kaneohe Bay, Oahu, Hawai’i

"The Azura is now the first grid-connected wave energy device producing power in North America to be validated by a third party—the University of Hawaii—a major milestone for the emerging American marine and hydrokinetic (MHK) energy industry.

The PREUS program is developing generators that will be able to convert heat from geothermal vents on the ocean floor into electric power

- Submarine Drones Drive Demand For Subsea Power Plants - Navy is looking to fuel Underwater drones with geothermal energy harvested from seafloor hydrothermal vents

The interior of planet 55 Cancri e shown. A girl's would-be dream planet, that being 1/3 of it made of diamonds :P

Diamond Planet - An illustration of the interior of 55 Cancri e — an extremely hot planet with a surface of mostly graphite surrounding a thick layer of diamond, below which is a layer of silicon-based minerals and a molten iron core at the center.