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Benefits of Vindskip Wind Powered Freighter

In order to create more eco-friendly and energy-efficient ships, engineers have been working on alternative fuels and energy sources for a long time now, but the Norwegian VindskipTM has the ability to turn things around quite a bit, since it happens to be powered by wind and gas. The need for opti ...

Designing a Sustainable Future with Offshore Wind Energy

If we wish to preserve ourselves along with our planet for a sustainable future, we will need innovative and renewable approaches in order to satisfy the world's expanding energy appetite. You would be hard-pressed to find anyone more adamant on this subject than North Dakota State University&# ...

The Dutch Windwheel, an Upgrade from the Windmill

The Dutch have evolved the windmill into the Windwheel. The windmill uses wind power to turn a turbine to generate electricity, the Windwheel uses a new technology that has no moving parts. The Windwheel will be designed, built and managed by the Dutch Windwheel Corporation which is owned by the Ro ...

Wind Power Energizing Sustainable Living

One of the things that continues to be of vital interest to most people and many governments worldwide is the issue of sustainable energy. Clearly, wind power is one of the best forms of sustainable energy which, if well harnessed, can be of tremendous value to homes, farms and commercial centers.F ...

Alternative Cleaning Products

Ah, the wonders of spring cleaning! At this time of year, most people get anxious to get rid of the long-accumulated dust, dirt and grime that you typically don’t want to be bothered with on a weekly basis in the winter months. Little do you know what is in your cleaning products however. Sho ...

How Is Glass Recycled?

What happens to glass when it is recycled?  This ancient material has been very useful so it is no surprise that we have found numerous ways to reinvent it into new products through recycling. Like plastics and metals, glass goes through numerous inspections and stages before it is transformed ...

Revolutional Self-Cleaning Glass

Wow! That right there sounds amazing! If you're like me, the idea of not having to climb rickety ladders to clean your windows would be a godsend. If you're one of those people who enjoy window cleaning -- it's beyond comprehension but such people do in fact exist-- it's time to pan ...