A hypothetical firebrick-based thermal storage system. Courtesy MIT

MIT turns to millennia-old tech for renewable energy storage – Curbed

Firebrick technology invented by Hittites in 17th century BC is being repurposed for a modern use by Barbara Eldredge With renewable energy sources becoming more and more advanced, storing that energy means big business. While we’ve seen technological breakthroughs enabling...
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This Week in Tech: Trump vs. Renewable Energy | Architect Magazine

In recent years, the part of the world that has accepted climate change as a scientifically proven reality has continued to take steps towards making renewable energy the top energy source on our planet. These efforts have not been in vain as a recent Bloomberg New Energy Finance...
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Scientists Develop a “Better Way” to Produce Renewable Hydrogen – Scientific American

Scientists at the Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory have developed a “better way” to make hydrogen using renewable energy, according to a paper published this month in Nature Energy By Melissa C. Lott Scientists at the U.S. Department of...
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