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7566980 System and method for creating a geothermal roadway utility with alternative energy pumping system  
A roadway system and method for energy generation and distribution are presented. This system allows a geothermal infrastructure to be tied into the roadway system electricity grid. The geothermal...
7555897 Independent system of energy and heat supply  
The invention concerns devices of power supply and is intended for independent energy, heat and hot water supply of living and industrial premises. The system of independent energy and heat supply...
7552589 Structure and methods using multi-systems for electricity generation and water desalination  
A pyramid-like structure consisting of a base and 3 or more side frames, each side frame forming an angle to the base. The pyramid-like structure having an enclosed space within and including a...
7550054 Method of manufacturing mirrors for a dish reflector  
A method of manufacturing a mirror for a dish reflector of a system for generating electrical power from solar radiation is disclosed. The method includes the steps of: (a) shaping a blank of a...
7536861 Solar heat engine system  
The invention includes a solar collector subsystem and a heat engine. The solar collector system uses heliostat mirrors, a parabolic mirror, and a convex concentrator lens or compound parabolic...
7518253 Solar wind chime  
A solar-powered wind chime has a solar energy system for powering an electrical subsystem. The electrical subsystem may include lighting elements for illuminating the wind chime and the area...
7498087 Vapour turbine  
Vapor turbine operating with geothermal vapors containing corrosive agents such as chlorides and/or sulfides in particular. The turbine comprises a series of rotor blades made of a nickel alloy...
7493763 LNG-based power and regasification system  
The present invention provides a power and regasification system based on liquefied natural gas (LNG), comprising a vaporizer by which liquid working fluid is vaporized, said liquid working fluid...
7490657 Double-pipe geothermal water circulating apparatus  
A double-pipe geothermal water circulating apparatus including an outer pipe having a geothermal water supplying strainer for infiltrating geothermal water from an aquifer and a geothermal water...
7481057 Low cost solar energy extraction  
While solar energy is widely available, current means to harness it are sufficiently expensive that for most applications it is not economically viable. The basic problem is that solar energy is...
7475543 System and method for conveying thermal energy  
A system and method for conveying thermal energy using thermally conductive solid objects within a closed circuit.
7472548 Solar augmented geothermal energy  
An apparatus and a method is disclosed for storage of solar energy in a subsurface geologic reservoir. The method includes transferring concentrated solar thermal energy to a fluid, thereby...
7472549 Monocoque turbo-generator  
A monocoque turbo-generator device is provided that is capable of cooling and lubricating itself and providing a non-leaking magnetic drive system that maintains the leak proof integrity of the...
7469541 Portable power system  
A remote and portable, hybrid power system comprising one or more of the following components: a solar system, batteries, a back-up generator, a wind energy system, and a communications system....
7448214 Geothermal hydrogen production facility and method  
A system for geothermal hydrogen production comprising feed water, an input pipe extending into the earth to a sufficient depth to acquire geothermal heat, the geothermal heat capable of raising...
7444816 Solar power station  
A solar power station includes a solar panel assembly, having a substantially planar solar panel, and first, second and third towers. Each of the towers includes multiple vertically stacked floors...
7437875 Thermally driven cooling systems  
Designs of cooling systems that operate entirely on solar energy are disclosed. Such cooling systems may be used in refrigeration and air conditioning. According to one aspect of the designs, a...
7422798 Vapour turbine  
Vapour turbine operating with geothermal vapours containing corrosive agents or aggressive substances such as chlorides and/or sulfides in particular. The turbine comprises a series of stator...
7340898 Solar-thermal powered generator  
A solar-thermal powered generator has an absorber assembly which includes a gas permeable body of light absorbing material operative to absorb incident light and convert the absorbed light into...
7340899 Solar power generation system  
An economical solar generator system is provided wherein the solar energy collector is constructed from a plurality of heat exchangers of the kind used as evaporators in automobile air...
7340897 Method of and apparatus for producing power from a heat source  
A method for producing power from a heat source comprises the steps of: heating an intermediate fluid with heat from the heat source and producing a vaporized intermediate fluid in an intermediate...
7339108 Solar energy concentrator device for spacecraft and a solar generator panel  
A device is disclosed for reducing the risk of primary and secondary electrostatic discharges occurring in particular in the solar generators of spacecraft. A solar energy concentrator device for...
7334406 Hybrid geothermal and fuel-cell system  
A hybrid energy system heats or cools a plant with a geothermal unit powered at least partly by a fuel cell, which may also power other devices. The thermal fluid for the geothermal unit also...
7331179 System and method for production of hydrogen  
A technique is disclosed for a system and method for combined production of power and hydrogen utilizing the heat from a first working fluid heated by a geothermal energy source using a steam...
7331178 Hybrid generation with alternative fuel sources  
A generating facility is provided for generating electricity from both solar and non-solar energy sources. The solar generating portion of the facility includes capability to directly generate...
7328578 Integrated OTEC platform  
An integrated platform to house an ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) system that utilizes: (i) a cold water circuit consisting of a way of receiving and distributing the cold water from the...
7325543 Covering material for solar thermal power generating system and solar thermal power generating system formed by spreading the covering material  
A covering material for solar thermal power generation system, characterized in that it is made of a film which has a tensile yield strength of at least 10 N/mm2 according to JIS K7127, a solar...
7320221 Method and apparatus for using geothermal energy for the production of power  
An apparatus and method for enhancing the flow of geothermal fluid from at least one injection well to at least one production well, which comprises a first horizontal geothermal well, which is...
7318315 Method of combining wastewater treatment and power generation technologies  
Applicant's preferred embodiment utilizes municipal wastewater effluent to replenish a depleted geothermal field. Condensate produced by expanding steam produced in the geothermal field through a...
7299632 Solar electricity generator  
Disclosed is a floating altazimuth-tracking array of point-focus lenses that concentrate direct sunlight on the upper ends of optical-homogenizer rods bonded to high-efficiency multi-junction...
7299633 Solar dish concentrator with a molten salt receiver incorporating thermal energy storage  
A solar power system capable of storing heat energy and converting sun light to electrical power. The solar power system includes a solar collection system which gathers and transmits concentrated...
7296410 Solar power system and method for power generation  
A solar-powered power generation system and an associated method are provided. The system includes at least one trough solar absorption device for heating a heat transfer fluid to a first...
7287380 Heat system utilizing solar energy  
A heat system utilizing solar energy is disclosed herein, which includes at least one solar panel, an energy control unit, a temperature control device, at least one heat-radiating element, and at...
7281381 Mechanical-thermal solar power system  
A mechanical thermo-voltaic solar power system (MeTSoPoS) that uses a mechanical generator, instead of the photovoltaic panel commonly in use today, is disclosed. The system is comprised of three...
7251938 System and method for recovering geothermal energy and for converting recovered geothermal energy into useful power  
Recovery and conversion of geothermal energy from geologically stable, hot, dry rock is disclosed. Deep boreholes are drilled to form a system of feed and return conduits in the non-porous...
7251939 General method for disposal of produced water  
A method and apparatus useful for disposing of the high volumes of produced water associated with coal bed methane natural gas wells. The method taught is to create steam from the produced water...
7249459 Fluid machine for converting heat energy into mechanical rotational force  
A fluid machine according to the present invention has an expansion device for collecting waste heat from an internal combustion engine and converting the collected heat energy into mechanical...
7246492 Progressive solar based power generating system  
An apparatus for converting solar energy to electrical energy and continue to generate electricity even when the solar radiation is not available by directing solar radiation to heating plates,...
7234303 Polymer roof panel solar energy conversion device  
A solar energy conversion device comprises a solar collector configured to collect solar energy. The solar collector comprises a plurality of roof panels. Each of the panels comprises at least one...
7231128 Hybrid solar lighting systems and components  
A hybrid solar lighting system and components having at least one hybrid solar concentrator, at least one fiber receiver, at least one hybrid luminaire, and a light distribution system operably...
7225620 Diffusion driven water purification apparatus and process  
An apparatus for purifying water, such as for desalinization, includes a source of a heated air stream, the heated air stream having a temperature above an ambient temperature. A diffusion tower...
7185493 Solar energy power plant and method of producing electricity  
A power plant that uses a lens to focus solar energy onto a closed system loop is disclosed wherein a closed loop system is provided having a chamber that converts a liquid into a gas by absorbing...
7178337 Power plant system for utilizing the heat energy of geothermal reservoirs  
A geothermal power plant system for producing electricity and process heat at least one compressed gas storage device and at least one gas compression device connected to the at least one...
7171812 Electric generation facility and method employing solar technology  
An electric generation station employs a solar array to heat a thermal transfer fluid that is supplied to a heat exchanger to produce steam. The heated steam drives a steam engine that operates...
7168251 Wind energy turbine  
A wind energy turbine includes a tower, a nacelle rotatably supported by the tower, a rotor rotatably supported by the nacelle, and at least one unit to be cooled and arranged in the tower and/or...
7168252 Solar heated generator  
A system for producing electricity includes a boiler unit which has a lens mounted thereon in a position to concentrate solar rays onto fluid contained in the boiler unit. A conduit system has an...
7152408 Vehicle with a combustion engine and a fuel cell device  
A vehicle having a combustion engine, a fuel cell device having a fuel cell unit, a compressed air storage for supply of a compressed air, a supply conduit provided between the fuel cell unit of...
7150153 Renewable portable stored energy power generating apparatus with alternate water source capability  
A renewable portable stored energy generating apparatus is provided, comprising a fully contained and stand-alone container. The container includes one or more storage batteries for providing...
7147438 Electric turbine  
An electric turbine includes a fan with a plurality of blades each with a tip having a permanent magnet positioned in the tip. The fan is mounted for rotation about an axis with the blades...
7140181 Reactor for solar processing of slightly-absorbing or transparent gases  
Solar-powered reactor for processing of slightly absorbing and transparent gases. An obvious path to providing storable, renewable energy is through solar dissociation of gas molecules. These...