As we head into the future the need for alternative sources of energy becomes a hugely discussed topic. As our reserves of fossil fuels deplete and the pollution produced by using them to create energy grows, the World is searching for a sustainable source that is eco-friendly.
Two researchers from Yale University, Ngai Yin Yip and Menachem Elimelech, believe that they have found just what we need. The pair have been studying the amount of energy that could be created from water as it passes from a river into the sea and believe it has great potential. [Read more...]