14 Nov '11, 10am

NASA Energy Forum Announces Top Ten Energy Innovations

NASA Energy Forum Announces Top Ten Energy Innovations

Gram Power – this company produces “smart DC microgrids” serving 20 to 1000 homes each in Sub-Saharan Africa, that receive electric power, in many cases for the first time, in the form of pre-paid, metered battery packs. The primary benefit is the replacement of kerosene fueled lighting and stoves that were responsible for 190 million tons of CO2 emissions in the region and claimed 1.5 million lives a year through carbon monoxide poisoning and respiratory illnesses. Hydrovolts – provides a form of ultra-low head or what they call micro-hydropower, meaning that there needn’t be any appreciable elevation drop at all to provide water power. Any source of moving water, from rivers and streams to irrigation canals is sufficient to generate electricity. The highly efficient, submersible turbines can be placed at any depth to capture the strongest currents. Depending on turbine s...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/11/nasa-energy-forum-ann...

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