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The power of Vortexes (VIV) in energy

Vortex induced vibrations - what is VIV? Vortex induced vibrations (VIV) doesn't sound very snappy, in fact it sounds completely made up but...

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Graphene for producing energy, not just pencils

Graphene - not just for pencils Graphene has been touted as the material of the future. A single layer of carbon atoms arranged in a hexagon...

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If not wind turbines, then how does air produce power?

Air power - will it blow over? When talking about 'Air Power' you may be mistaken into thinking we mean wind turbines. Confused? Let us help...

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Bugs producing power - sounds bit Disney?

Bug power - in development? Yesterday we spoke about how coffee growers could use microbes to eat waste produced from coffee production and ...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Eighteen - Coffee

Coffee Power - a storm in a teacup? 95 million cups of coffee are drank in the UK everyday which per capita puts us at 45th in the world for...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Seventeen - Cold Plasma

Cold Plasma Pyrolysis - Renewable plastic energySnappy title but what is Cold Plasma Pyrolysis and could it be the answer to a major problem...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Sixteen - DCC

DCC - Something to Marvel at?The DCC and SMETS2 may not sound like an innovation as it is happening right now but it will change energy in t...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Fifteen - Hydropower

Hydropower - Turn on the tapA theme across the blogs this Christmas has seen that energy generation hasn't changed a whole lot in the last f...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Fourteen - ToU

Time of use tariffs - time to switch? Time of use tariffs aren't necessarily a major innovation in the energy world but for consumers they c...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Thirteen - Charging

Wireless Charging - Positive future?Wireless charging has been in the news a lot in the last year thanks to mobile phones and the ability to...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Twelve - Flywheels

Flywheels - all in a spin Flywheels may not be associated with innovation but could their be a renaissance on the horizon? Some think so.How...

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ENSEK Advent Calendar Day Eleven - Heating up

Thermal heat - hot air or a cool innovation? Geothermal heating has been used for a millennia; simply put it refers to the extraction of hea...

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