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Energy Supply Workspace 2016

219 days until Proposal creation ends
Proposal creation

CoLab members create proposals

May 24, 2016 EDT - May 24, 2018 EDT
How can greenhouse gas emissions from electricity generation be reduced?

You are invited to submit your proposal here for energy supply outside of the contest period. Try out new ideas, share your work, connect with other members and recruit collaborators, and invite a global community to review and help develop your proposal. ?When new rounds of Climate CoLab contests begin, you will be able to move your proposal(s) to the relevant contest. To see previous Climate CoLab contests, see the Climate CoLab contest outline view.

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13  Proposals

Proposal nameAuthor(s)ModifiedContributors

Shutter-like turbine for tide or low head river hydrodynamic systemYanming Wei

May 23, 2017 Team only
Reciprocal turbine 10x efficient than rotary one, rectangular vanes, like lock-piston. good for any lowhead river, best microhydro solution.

Greener Smarter Cities, Infrastructure by 2030/2050 to Lower Climate C Levels100%REGreenCoolingUS

Mar 2, 2017 Team only
HarvestFreeInfinite100%RenewableEnergy&Efficiency100%DoableBy2030ForAllEnergyNeedsOnEarth+AbsorbentGreenWatershds>LowrClimateCLevels->Cooler

Tell me why this won't work. I have much more information.Need more room.Mike McGinnis

Feb 21, 2017 Team only
I am an environmental technician. We currently draw energy from wind and water turbines. Our atmosphere is a source of energy.

Technology development in response to climate changeRam Samudrala

Feb 21, 2017 Team only
Basic science, medicine, and nanotechnology research to adapt to climate change including development of nanobiosolar panels.

Create simple mode for mobile and other electronic appliancesAhmadreza Barghbani

Feb 21, 2017 Team only
Electrical appliances have features advanced and they are multi-processormobile)that we do not need them any time.we can use simple mode.

solving Jevons paradoxGalen Wilkerson

Feb 21, 2017 Team only
Efficiency forms a large part of climate change solutions. But we use up free resources, leading to Jevons' Paradox. Can this be overcome?

Autonomous device using waste heat for energy harvestingImane S

Feb 21, 2017 Team only
Autonomous device using waste heat for energy harvesting ( Thermoelectricity effect )

Enhancing Rural Domestic Energy System & Mitigating Green House Gas EmissionsProf.solomon Thomas Mwenda

Feb 21, 2017 Team only
Save women and children from smoke and indoor pollution caused by cooking with firewood and charcoal? rescue environment v/s climate change

Design stairways to produce and save energy.Ahmadreza Barghbani

Feb 10, 2017 Team only
Design stairways to produce and save energy.

30% return on invesment on solar panels for citiesAaron Rabinowitz

Jan 1, 2017 Team only
30% ROI by attaching solar panels to electric polls because direct current, less labour, existing infrustrutour, better angels.

Electric Power Infrastructure FinancingLaur Hesse Fisher

Dec 27, 2016 Team only
Raise an additional $20 billion to support clean energy generation and export in Ethiopia

Geo thermal energysergeikrivonos

Aug 9, 2016 Team only
Combine modern refrigerants with steam engine to use geothermal energy at any part of Earth.

Retrofitting Supercritical CO2 technology in exisiting power plants.Hari Hari

Jul 28, 2016 Anyone
Instead of compressing CO2 and storing it underground, CO2 can be compressed into Supercritical form and recycled for power generation.