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Summer 2005: working on a 40 kWp

Image | 25 April, 2007 at 2:00

Summer 2005: working on a 40 kWp-installation in Vazerol, Switzerland

The solar cell consists of a positive and

Image | 26 April, 2007 at 17:57

The solar cell consists of a positive and a negative silicon-layer. By solar irradiation the current of electrons is started to run.

Photovoltaic supplies eco

Image | 26 April, 2007 at 19:15

Photovoltaic supplies eco-friendly current without producing carbon dioxide (CO2).

In the background

Image | 26 April, 2007 at 19:33

In the background, you can see the 111th YouthSolarProject solar installation (Summer 2005, 40 kWp).

With the system “solrif“ the PV

Image | 26 April, 2007 at 19:45

With the system “solrif“ the PV-modules are roofing and energy-carrier in one. The modules get assembled directly to the roof-beams.

The house as a system of energy

Image | 27 April, 2007 at 18:08

The house as a system of energy; including opportunities to produce local electricity and thermal power.

Sillicon is the second most abundant element

Image | 27 April, 2007 at 19:48

Sillicon is the second most abundant element on earth. It’s the main component of solar cells.

The incident sunlight is absorbed at 98%

Image | 30 April, 2007 at 2:00

The incident sunlight is absorbed at 98% and is transmitted as heat to the carrier liquid.

Assembly of a 32 squaremeter collector

Image | 30 April, 2007 at 2:00

Assembly of a 32 squaremeter collector-installation in Bergün Switzerland 2006.

Functionality of a solar thermal collector

Image | 30 April, 2007 at 16:02

Functionality of a solar thermal collector

A self

Image | 30 April, 2007 at 16:52

A self-construction collector installation the size of 164 square meters in Wildhaus, Switzerland shortly before completion (summer 2004).

Youth climate campaign group

Image | 5 May, 2007 at 3:00

Youth climate campaign group, "Solar Generation" at the Asian Development Bank reception during the Bank's 40th Annual meeting to pressure them to stop funding climate change and start funding the energy revolution driven by investment in...

The Asian Destruction Bank?

Feature story | 7 May, 2007 at 2:00

When one of Asia’s leading institutions says it’s serious about funding the solutions to climate change that makes us happy. But when we discover that this commitment goes no further than a glossy brochure, we can't let that pass.

Wanted - Energy Revolution leader for Asia

Blog entry by MartinB | 17 May, 2007 1 comment

Athena is the face of Greenpeace's climate and energy campaign in Asia. She has just returned from Kyoto, where she led a team pressuring the Asian Development Bank to put their money where their mouths are and invest in Clean Energy.

John Novis

Background | 3 June, 2007 at 13:34

Clean the absorber

Image | 26 June, 2007 at 2:00

Clean the absorber

Bend the pipes and prepare soldering

Image | 26 June, 2007 at 19:46

Bend the pipes and prepare soldering

Bend the pipes and prepare soldering

Image | 26 June, 2007 at 19:54

Bend the pipes and prepare soldering

Prepare copper plates and solder the pipes

Image | 26 June, 2007 at 19:57

Prepare copper plates and solder the pipes on to them

Prepare copper plates and solder the pipes

Image | 26 June, 2007 at 20:01

Prepare copper plates and solder the pipes on to them

Prepare the installation on the roof

Image | 26 June, 2007 at 20:13

Prepare the installation on the roof

Finally the inauguration!

Image | 6 July, 2007 at 2:00

Finally the inauguration!

Installation of the collectors on the roof

Image | 6 July, 2007 at 2:00

Installation of the collectors on the roof

Giant Eyes float over 'Climate Conference' as Greenpeace tell Governments they are...

Press release | 27 August, 2007 at 2:00

At the start of key UN climate talks on the next phase of the Kyoto Protocol (1) Greenpeace warned governments the world is watching, and expects serious progress on climate protection. Delegates were greeted by Greenpeace volunteers bearing...

All eyes turn to APEC

Feature story | 2 September, 2007 at 2:00

After officials from 158 countries meeting in Vienna agreed the next steps for negotiating phase two of Kyoto, the world now turns its gaze southward towards the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting in Sydney to see if some of the...

Speech by Lo Sze Ping, Campaign Director, Greenpeace China – on behalf of Climate...

Publication | 24 September, 2007 at 2:00

Lo Sze Ping speech to UN Thematic Plenary III – Technology "Innovating a climate-friendly world – the role of technology and its dissemination"New York, 24 September 2007 Check against delivery

Greenpeace Briefing: Tropical Deforestation and the Kyoto Protocol, Sept 07

Publication | 24 September, 2007 at 2:00

The destruction of the world’s forests is one of the main causes of climate change, second only to the energy sector. Tropical forests contain up to 40 percent of the world's terrestrial carbon and play a powerful role in mitigating the growing...

Forest Defenders Camp Briefing

Publication | 9 October, 2007 at 2:00

Briefing about the Forest Defenders Camp in Riau Province, Sumatra, Indonesia, the FDC will show the forest and peatland destruction that is harming biodiversity and the global climate due to high levels of greenhouse gas emitted.

Greenpeace climate activists refused bail in India, as Al Gore and IPCC win Nobel...

Press release | 12 October, 2007 at 2:00

12 October 2007 – Six Indian Greenpeace volunteers are spending the weekend in jail after being refused bail after a protest at a coal-fired power plant outside of Kolkata.The ruling came on the same day that Al Gore and the IPCC jointly won the...

CO2 levels rising faster than predicted - Greenpeace response

Press release | 23 October, 2007 at 2:00

Responding to findings by the Global Carbon Project, published in the “Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences” this week, that atmospheric CO2 levels have risen 35% faster than expected since 2000, Gavin Edwards, Head of Climate at...

Renewable Energy and Climate Change

Publication | 5 November, 2007 at 1:00

It is a truism that we cannot continue forever consuming the earth’s finite energy resources. In the long term, the world’s energy system will be supplied completely by renewable energy sources. Unfortunately ‘in the long term’ isn’t good enough.

Australia to back Kyoto

Feature story | 26 November, 2007 at 1:00

It was an unprecedented election campaign in Australia. Every party was forced to take a position on climate change. In the end, Labor was victorious - boosted by a pledge to sign the Kyoto Protocol and generate 20 percent of Australia's energy...

Tropical deforestation and the Kyoto Protocol

Publication | 3 December, 2007 at 1:00

Greenpeace's proposal for how the Kyoto Protocol should address the issue of tropical deforestation, which accounts for approximately 20 per cent of global C02 emissions.

Wind Turbines and Warning Shots

Feature story | 3 December, 2007 at 1:00

Governments meet in Bali this week to agree an action plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to stop climate change from inflicting severe impacts. The Rainbow Warrior is in Indonesia to add urgency to our call for climate action. Our activists...

“Don't Cook the Climate” Greenpeace tells crucial UN Climate Talks

Press release | 3 December, 2007 at 14:01

As the most important meeting on climate for ten years opened in Bali today, Greenpeace unveiled a giant thermometer outside the conference, warning delegates to avoid rising global temperatures from reaching dangerous levels.

Greenpeace launches landmark proposal for reducing tropical deforestation at Bali...

Press release | 4 December, 2007 at 1:00

Greenpeace today launched a landmark proposal for reducing, and ultimately stopping, tropical deforestation while preserving forest biodiversity and respecting indigenous peoples’ rights. The initiative was launched at a side event of the Bali...

Rainbow Warrior joins Balinese flotilla of hope for urgent climate action

Press release | 7 December, 2007 at 16:02

A flotilla of fishing boats greeted the Greenpeace flagship, SV Rainbow Warrior, as she sailed into Benoa port Bali today.The fishing boats carried banners saying ‘Save Our Seas - Save Our Corals´ and ‘Climate Action Now´ urging government...

Happy 10th Birthday! Let’s ensure Kyoto continues to grow healthy and strong!

Feature story | 12 December, 2007 at 1:00

Slightly embarrassed, Japan’s Environment Minister Ichiro Kamashito cut a giant 1.5 metre-high cake which the Solar Generation, Greenpeace’s youth group, arranged to celebrate the 10th birthday of the Kyoto Protocol, in Bali, on 11 December.

Sparks fly in Bali - but will it be enough to ignite the global community against...

Feature story | 14 December, 2007 at 10:53

Into the final day of the UN climate talks… Will Bali deliver a roadmap for a secure future, or will it be a fudge or even a failure?

Bali climate talks back from the brink, but substance missing

Feature story | 15 December, 2007 at 1:00

The world turned here in Bali today as the conference booed and jeered US attempts to block a successful outcome.

Climate talks brought back from the brink, but lacking substance

Press release | 15 December, 2007 at 13:13

The climate agreement finalised in Bali today has been stripped of the emission reduction targets that science and humanity demands, Greenpeace said today.

Home on the range: 25-40% emission reductions by 2020 agreed by Australia and Canada

Press release | 15 December, 2007 at 13:20

After holding out for two weeks, both Canada and Australia finally caved in and agreed at the climate talks in Bali to support a 25-40% emissions reduction target by 2020.

The Bali decisions

Publication | 17 December, 2007 at 4:54

What was actually decided by governments at the climate talks in Bali?

Solar Generation launched a competition "Energy

Image | 15 February, 2008 at 1:00

Solar Generation launched a competition "Energy Savings at Home" for young people to find ways of saving energy at home and help fight global climate change.

Bush’s Major Emitters Meeting in Europe: A dead end for climate change

Publication | 16 April, 2008 at 2:00

A briefing paper on the Major Economies Meeting

G8 and Climate Change - Whats the Story?

Publication | 1 July, 2008 at 2:00

Climate change is the greatest threat humanity faces, and has mainly been caused by G8 countries: Over 80 percent of the emissions in the atmosphere today have been produced by the G8. These countries still emit more than 40 percent of global CO2...

Solar Generation V - 2008

Publication | 1 September, 2008 at 2:00

Solar Electricity for over One Billion People and 2 Million Jobs by 2020

Energy Revolution 2008 - Launch Brief

Publication | 27 October, 2008 at 1:00

In these times of economic crisis, the need to support Greenpeace’s ‘Energy [R]evolution: A Sustainable World Energy Outlook’ takes on an increased impetus, as it shows how tackling climate change by investing in renewable energy systems and...

A shared vision for the future

Publication | 29 November, 2008 at 1:00

One of the key issues that will be discussed by Ministers at the climate talks in Poznan is a ‘shared vision’ as agreed under the Bali Action Plan: ‘A shared vision for long-term cooperative action, including a long-term global goal for emission...

POZNAN 2008: Time to Get Serious about Climate Change

Publication | 29 November, 2008 at 1:00

In Copenhagen, governments must set the world on a course to avoid the potentially catastrophic risks posed by climate change. The Copenhagen agreement must have the highest probability of keeping global mean temperature increase as far below 2ºC...

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