Atmospheric Vortex Engine Harnesses the Power of Tornadoes to Create Clean Energy by Kristine Lofgren, 12/19/12 Read more: Atmospheric Vortex Engine Harnesses the Power of Tornadoes to Create Clean Energy | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building
Links to Solar May Forge New Ties Across Mediterranean - The world’s largest concentrated solar power plant opened in March in the middle of Abu Dhabi’s western region, amid the country’s giant oil fields. The $600 million plant’s hundreds of mirrors direct sunlight towards towers full of water. These are heated to drive steam turbines that provide enough electricity for thousands of homes.
Nuclear plant closures show industry's struggles By RAY HENRY and MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Associated Press – Sat, Jun 8, 2013 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The decision to close California's San Onofre nuclear plant is the latest setback for an industry that seemed poised for growth not long ago.
100-Foot Subsea Turbine Successfully Installed at World's First Tidal Farm Off the Coast of Scotland