Thursday, 27 September 2012
Columbus County (North Carolina) is making plans to work with a private company on a planned co-generation facility that will likely involve greenhouses.
Wednesday, 26 September 2012
Korean researchers have created a solar cell capable of transmitting the red and green wavelengths of light that plants need for photosynthesis while also retaining the capacity to filter the rest of the energy into electricity that can be used to power a greenhouse.
Monday, 24 September 2012
For greenhouses in the desert to be feasible, they require desalination technology, and therefore significant amounts of power. If new technologies can provide this power in an efficient and sustainable manner, so much the better.
Wednesday, 19 September 2012
One of the 20 international projects competing at the prestigious Solar Decathlon Europe 2012 is a low-cost, self-sufficient greenhouse based on the principles of zero ecological and zero economic footprints.