Cycling

NREL calculates emissions & costs of power plant cycling necessary for increased wind and solar

To accommodate higher amounts of wind and solar power on the electric grid, utilities must ramp down and ramp up or stop and start conventional generators more…

Walking to work cuts risk of diabetes and high blood pressure

Researchers at Imperial College London and University College London examined how various health indicators related to how people get to work, using data from…

In the green of health: Just 5 minutes of 'green exercise' optimal for good mental health

The answer is likely to please people in a society with much to do but little time to do it: Just five minutes of exercise in a park, working in a backyard…

Southampton wind tunnel blows Gold in Beijing

The world-renowned Wolfson Unit for Marine Technology and Industrial Aerodynamics (WUMTIA) has carried out wind tunnel testing to accelerate the development of…