A group of scientists and economists is calling for the equivalent of the Apollo space programmer to produce cheap, clean energy,
Apollo engaged America’s best minds to put a man on the Moon in the Cold War.
The academics say a similar effort is needed to make renewables cheaper than coal within a decade is what they call the biggest scientific challenge of the century.
Such a project has been mooted in the past – but always failed.
Construction of the Giant Magellan Telescope has been given the go-ahead.
One of the largest optical observing systems ever conceived, the GMT will sit atop Cerro Las Campanas in Chile.
With its 24.5m-wide primary mirror system, astronomers should be able to see the first objects to emit light in the Universe, investigate dark energy and dark matter, and identify potentially habitable planets.
The GMT’s international partners have all approved the $50m assembly phase.
Contracts against this money can now be awarded to suppliers.
The largest of its kind on Erath, this fantastic solar thermal power generation project is located in the Ivanpah Dry Lake or California. The project began generating and supplying California with clean energy on the 13th of February causing quite a surge in solar thermal power popularity and a general sense of good will towards a project which is actively aiding in the pollution reduction effort.
What better way is there to imagine a serene tropical island than one which draws a good part of its power from nature itself, a lone paradise operating on the power of nature, self sustaining and non-poluting, now that is truly something worth having.
With the opening of the all new state of the art Access Solar Showroom and Preview Floor, Access Solar brings the intricacies and benefits of Solar Energy to a whole new level.
The pioneers of solar energy solutions in Sri Lanka, Access Solar (Pvt) Ltd is a subsidiary of the Access group of companies and is celebrating a decade of highlighting green energy in the island.
The new building for the Ministry of Environment and Natural resources was designed with an eco friendly concept. The ministry as a responsible administration sets an example in protecting the environment and it’s much valued natural resources, in developing modern constructions.Access Lanka provided required products, services and consultation.